Thursday 28 September 2023

Series 26, Prog 4


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

Remember - Billie Holiday & Her Lads of Joy: An Evening with Billie Holiday

An Affair to Remember (Our Love Affair) - Nat King Cole: Sings the Great Songs!

Did I Remember - Ernestine Anderson: Hot Cargo

I Remember Suzanne - Mel Tormé: that’s All (Bonus Track)

A Lot to Remember - Lorraine Feather: Ages

It’s Easy to Remember - Dorothy Dandridge & Oscar Peterson Trio: Smooth Operator

Please Remember - The Four Freshmen: Freshmen Favorites (Vol 2)

I Remember You - Ella Fitzgerald: Sings The Johnny Mercer Song Book

Try to Remember - Steve Lawrence: On a Clear Day

You’ll Remember Me - Peggy Lee: Bridge Over Troubled Water

Remember (Christmas) - Harry Nilsson: Son of Schmilsson

Remember My Name - Alberta Hunter: Remember My Name

I Remember - Peggy Lee: Sings Leiber & Stoller (Mirrors) 

Forget to Remember - Frank Sinatra: single

I’ll Remember April - Thelma Gracen: Thelma Gracen

Remember - Betty Carter: The Modern Sound of Betty Carter

Photo: Cottonbro Studio

Saturday 23 September 2023

Series 26, Prog 3


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

He May Be Your Man (But He Comes to See Me Sometimes) - Elisse Cooper & Eddie DeLange Orchestra

Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man - Margaret Whiting: Sings The Jerome Kern Song Book (Vol 1)

A Good Man Is Hard to Find - Helen Humes: 'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do

The Man with the Child in His Eyes - Kate Bush: The Kick Inside

I Got a Man - Shirley Horn: Light Out Of Darkness: A Tribute to Ray Charles

I Sold My Heart to the Junk Man - Carmen McRae: Sound of Silence

It’s So Nice to Have a Man Around the House - Peggy Lee: I Like Men!

Lover Man (Oh Where Can You Be) - Samara Joy: Samara Joy

The Man I Love - Ella Fitzgerald: Sings The George & Ira Gershwin Song Book (Vol 2)

Nowhere Man - The Beatles: Rubber Soul (mono)

The Man That Got Away - Judy Garland: Judy at Carnegie Hall

(I Got Myself a) Workin' Man - Alberta Hunter: Remember My Name

Trouble Is a Man - Marilyn Moore: Moody

My Man’s Gone Now - Elaine Delmar: Strike Up the Band/Elaine Delmar Sings Gershwin

Piano Man - Billy Eckstine & Count Basie: Basie/Eckstine Incorporated

I Must Have That Man - Billie Holiday: Lady Sings the Blues

Photo: Magda Ehlers

Friday 15 September 2023

Series 26, Prog 2


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

And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine - Anita O’Day: single

How Does the Wine Taste - Carmen McRae: Something Wonderful

You Go to My Head - Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra: Billie Holiday Sings

A Taste of Honey (Alternate Take) - Peggy Lee: I’m a Woman (60th Anniversary Edition)

Lilac Wine - Betty Blake: Sings in a Tender Mood

I Will Drink the Wine - Frank Sinatra: Sinatra and Company

It Was a Very Good Year - Keely Smith: Keely Sings Sinatra

Summer Wine - Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood: Nancy in London

Yesterday’s Wine - Marion Montgomery: I Gotta Right to Sing (Live at Ronnie Scott’s Club)

Any Place I Hang My Hat Is Home - Dinah Shore: Dinah Down Home

Kisses Sweeter Than Wine - Morgana King: Folk Songs a la King

I’ve Never Been in Love Before - Todd Gordon & Sunny Kim: unreleased

An Older Man Is Like an Elegant Wine - Nancy Wilson: RSVP - Rare Songs, Very Personal

Days of Wine and Roses - Dena DeRose & Houston Person: Ode to the Road

Gimme That Wine - Lambert, Hendricks & Ross: The Hottest New Group in Jazz

Photo: Posawee Suwannaphati

Thursday 7 September 2023

Series 26, Prog 1


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

Oh, You Crazy Moon - Frank Sinatra: Moonlight Sinatra
Blue Moon - Billie Holiday: Solitude
Don’t Let That Moon Get Away - Mel Tormé: Swingin’ on the Moon
Old Devil Moon - Lena Horne: Lena Like Latin
East of the Sun (and West of the Moon) - The Four Freshmen: Four Freshmen and Five Saxes
How High the Moon - June Christy: Recalls Those Kenton Days
I Chose the Moon - Mark Winkler: Jazz and Other Four-Letter Words
I Wished on the Moon - Ella Fitzgerald & Nelson Riddle: Ella Swings Gently with Nelson
Moon Love - Nat King Cole: Let’s Face the Music!
Moon River - Carol Kidd & Nigel Clark: Tell Me Once Again
Rocky Mountain Moon - Bing Crosby & Louis Armstrong: Bing & Satchmo
Solitary Moon - Shirley Horn: You’re My Thrill
Destination Moon - Dinah Washington: Dinah ’62
Carolina Moon - Dean Martin: Swingin’ Down Yonder
Winter Moon - Barbara Lea, Bob Dorough & Dick Sudhalter: Hoagy's Children (Songs of Hoagy Carmichael - Volume 2)
Shine On Harvest Moon - Rosemary Clooney & Nelson Riddle: Rosie Solves the Swingin’ Riddle!
Fly Me to the Moon - Frank Sinatra: Vegas (Live) - Disc 2

Photo: Rok Romih