Thursday 27 May 2021

Series 20, Prog 2


Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com 

In Perfect Dreams - k d lang: Even Cowgirls Get the Blues

You Stepped Out of a Dream - Dick Haymes: Look at Me Now!

The Boulevard of Broken Dreams - Diana Krall: From This Moment On

All I Do Is Dream of You - Dean Martin: Sleep Warm

California Dreamin’ - Nancy Sinatra: California Girl

Dream - Frank Sinatra: Nice ’n’ Easy

Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams - Ernestine Anderson: Hot Cargo

Dream Dancing - Ella Fitzgerald: Dream Dancing

I’ll See You In My Dreams - Jimmy Durante: Jimmy Durante’s Way of Life

I Have Dreamed - Norma Winstone: Manhattan In the Rain

This Time the Dream’s On Me - Nancy Wilson: Something Wonderful

Hit the Road to Dreamland - Betty Hutton: Single

I Had the Craziest Dream - Bob Manning: Lonely Spell

Dream a Little Dream of Me - Cass Elliot: Dream a Little Dream of Me

Street of Dreams - Lou Rawls: That’s Lou

I’ve Got a Date With a Dream - Billie Holiday: The Real Billie Holiday

When I Grow Too Old to Dream - Helen Humes: ‘Tain’t Nobody’s Biz-ness If I Do

Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com

Photo: Karyme


Thursday 20 May 2021

Series 20, Prog 1


Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com 

I Concentrate On You - Carmen McRae: Live at Bubba’s

What Now My Love - Sammy Davis Jr & Buddy Rich: The Sounds of ’66

Fascinating Rhythm - Sarah Vaughan & LA Philharmonic: Gershwin Live

My Melancholy Baby - Carol Sloane: Live at 30th Street

Million Dollar Secret - Helen Humes: ‘Deed I Do

Then I’ll Be Tired of You - Mel Tormé & George Shearing: An Evening at Charlie’s

Medley: Blue Skies/On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever)/A Foggy Day (In London Town) - Ella Fitzgerald: Live from The Cave Supper Club, Vancouver

Maybe This Time - Frank Sinatra: Sinatra 80th/Live In Concert

Keep Smiling at Trouble (Trouble’s a Bubble) - Tony Bennett: Live at The Sahara, Las Vegas, 1964

Maybe - Lena Horne: An Evening with Lena Horne/Live at The Supper Club

If I Could Almost Read Your Mind - Perry Como: In Person (at The International Hotel, Las Vegas)

Do It Again - Judy Garland: Judy at Carnegie Hall

Satin Doll - Buddy Greco: Live at The Sands

Broadway Baby - Elaine Stritch: Follies In Concert

You Leave Me Breathless - Nat King Cole: Nat King Cole at The Sands

Climbing Higher Mountains - Diane Schuur: Diane Schuur & The Count Basie Orchestra

Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com

Thursday 13 May 2021

Series 19, Prog 20


Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com

You Can’t Make Money Dreamin’ - Johnny Mercer & Nat King Cole: 78rpm Single

Money Honey - Ella Mae Morse: Barrelhouse, Boogie & The Blues

I’ve Got Five Dollars - Bing Crosby & Buddy Bregman: Bing Sings Whilst Bregman Swings

Man, You Won’t Give Me Any Money - Memphis Minnie: Hoodoo Lady (1933-1937)

Money (That’s What I Want) - Barrett Strong: Single

Money’s Gettin’ Cheaper - Jimmy Witherspoon: Live at Condon’s, New York

You Never Give Me Your Money - Sarah Vaughan: Songs of The Beatles

Money In My Pockets - The Mills Brothers: Golden Greats

Can’t Buy Me Love - Ella Fitzgerald: Hello, Dolly!

Money Won’t Change You - Aretha Franklin: Lady Soul

It’s Money That I Love - Randy Newman: Born Again

We’re In the Money - Rosemary Clooney: Dedicated to Nelson

I Found A Million Dollar Baby (In A Five And Ten Cent Store) - Nat King Cole: The Very Thought of You

Big Spender - Shirley MacLaine & Ensemble: Sweet Charity (Soundtrack)

Million Dollar Secret - Helen Humes: ‘Deed I Do

Money - Peggy Lee: Two Shows Nightly

I Can’t Afford to Miss This Dream - Louis Armstrong: Satchmo Serenades

Ten Cents a Dance - Anita O’Day: Anita O'Day & Billy May Swing Rodgers & Hart

Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com

Photo: Karolina Grabowski

Thursday 6 May 2021

Series 19, Prog 19


Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com (Stem Label)

All His Children - Bing Crosby & Count Basie: Bing ‘n’ Basie
Children of Coincidence - Dory Previn: We’re Children of Coincidence and Harpo Marx
Children, Children - Sammy Davis Jr: Lonely Is the Name
When I Was a Child - Peggy Lee: If You Go
Everybody’s Handsome Child - Ray Charles: Strong Love Affair
The Man with the Child In His Eyes - Kate Bush: The Kick Inside
Where Do the Children Play - Jess Abrams: Cat Stevens Reconstructed
Something Good - Todd Gordon: Love’s Illusions
Be a Child - Cleo Laine & Dudley Moore: Smilin’ Through
A Child Is Born - Tony Bennett & Bill Evans: Tony Bennett & Bill Evans
Emily - Barbra Streisand: The Movie Album
Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child - Lou Rawls: The Soul Stirring Gospel Sound Of The Pilgrim Travelers Featuring Lou Rawls
Friday’s Child - Movin’ with Nancy
Beautiful Child - Rufus Wainwright: Want One
God Bless the Child - Ester Phillips: CTI Summer Jazz At The Hollywood Bowl, Live

Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com

Photo: Samer Daboul

Tuesday 4 May 2021

Series 19, Prog 18


Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com 

And the Angels Sing - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella In Hamburg

Witchcraft - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella Returns to Berlin

Sophisticated Lady - Ella In Rome: The 40th Birthday Concert

Take the ‘A’ Train - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella In Japan

They Can’t Take That Away from Me - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella In London

The Man I Love - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella In Berlin

L-O-V-E - Ella Fitzgerald: Jazz at The Santa Monica Civic ’72

Let’s Do It - Ella Fitzgerald: The Stockholm Concert

Tenderly - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella In Newport

Ain’t Misbehavin’ - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella In Edinburgh

Stairway to the Stars - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella In Hollywood

Shiny Stockings - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella at Juan Les Pins

People - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella In Budapest

Mack the Knife - Ella Fitzgerald: Duke Ellington & Ella Fitzgerald Côte d'Azur Concerts [Disc 5]

Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com 

Photo: Ella arrives in Dublin (1964)