Playlist: The Big Band Show – April 4, 2021

5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Count Basie – Circus in Rhythm

Harry James – I’ve Heard that Song Before

Clark Randall – When Icky Morgan Plays the Organ – Look Out!

Guy Lombardo – Nola

Hilario Duran – From the Heart

Jimmy Stahl – Just a Closer Walk with Thee

Swing Shift Big Band – Summer Samba

Artie Shaw – Frenesi

Les Elgart – Sophisticated Lady

Buck Clayton – Moten Swing


6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Count Basie – Dinah

Count Basie – Baby, Won’t You Please Come Home

Count Basie – Rhythm Man

Count Basie – Rock-a-Bye Basie

Count Basie – One O’Clock Jump

Jimmy Stahl – His Eye is On the Sparrow

Prime Time Big Band – Sing, Sing, Sing

George Lake Big Band – Black Coffee

Advocats Big Band – Quincy and the Count

John MacLeod – B.S. Blues


7 to 8 p.m.

Pat Riccio – Baubles, Bangles and Beads medley

RCAF Streamliners – Shoo Shoo Baby

Count Basie – Beaver Junction

Charlie Barnet – Afternoon of a Moax

Glenn Miller – Long Ago and Far Away

Gerry Mulligan – Little Rock Getaway

Pat Riccio – Ellington medley

Pat Ricco – Boogie Blues

Pat Riccio – Just One of those Things

Pat Riccio – Birth of the Blues

Pat Riccio – September Song

Buck Clayton – Lean Baby


8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Frank Sinatra – Lean Baby

Count Basie – Kansas City Stride

Paul Grosney – Tangerine

Tony Martin/Diana Krall – The Best is Yet to Come

Tony Martin/Elvis Costello – Are You Having Any Fun

Stan Kenton – Cuban Carnival

Boss Brass – Don’t Get Around Much Anymore

Count Basie – Call Me Darling

Duke Ellington – Just You, Just Me

Kay Kyser – Slow Boat to China

Lionel Hampton – Flying Home

Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble – Nice and Easy

Hilario Duran – Habanera in Spain


9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Woody Herman – Watermelon Man

Johanne Blouin – Since I Fell for You

Eddie Graf – Fly Me to the Moon

Count Basie – Jimmy’s Idea

Count Basie – Buzz Me

Count Basie – Futile Frustration

Count Basie – Stay On It

Count Basie – Rusty Dusty Blues

Count Basie – Sent for You Yesterday

Count Basie – 9:20 Special

Count Basie – Sunny Side of the Street

Count Basie – Wild Bill’s Boogie

Buck Clayton – After Hours