Playlist: The Big Band Show – December 29, 2019

Hour 1

Swing Shift Big Band – Jingle Bells

Les Brown – It’s a Wonderful World

Duke Ellington – The Waltz You Saved for Me

Ray Anthony – Slaughter on 10th Avenue

Kitchener- Waterloo Big Band Theory – Let it snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!

Chick Webb – Undecided

Les Brown – Undecided

Eddie Duchin – When Winter Comes

Kay Starr- December

Boss Brass – My Favourite Things


Hour 2

Wintergarten Orchestra – Button Up Your Overcoat

Artie Shaw – Begin the Beguine

Les Brown – Begin the Beguine

Stan Kenton – Artistry in Rhythm

Duke Ellington – Artistry in Rhythm

U.S. Army Blues – Snowfall/Skating in Central Park

Woody Herman – Woodchoppers’ Ball

Duke Ellington – Woodchoppers’ Ball

Glenn Miller – A String of Pearls

Les Brown – A String of Pearls

Glenn Miller Orchestra – Jingle Bells

Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble – Poultry Guest


Hour 3

Louis Armstrong – When It’s Sleepy Time Down South

Duke Ellington – When It’s Sleepy Time Down South

Jimmy Dorsey – So Rare

Les Brown – So Rare

Count Basie Orchestra – Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let it Snow!

Nancy Wilson – What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve

Duke Ellington – One O’Clock Jump

Duke ellington – Goodbye

Duke Ellington – Sleep, Sleep, Sleep

Duke Ellington – Rhapsody in Blue

Duke Ellington – Don’t Get Around Much Anymore

Bob De Angelis – Sleigh Ride

Johnny Desmond – Sleigh Ride


Hour 4

Doc Severisen – Winter Wonderland

Count Basie – April in Paris

Les Brown – April in Paris

Les Brown – Sentimental Journey

Duke Ellington – SentimentalJourney

Airmen of Note – Jing, Jing, Jing

Ted Blackbourn Big Band Project – What Child is This

Casa Loma – Smoke Rings

Duke Ellington – Smoke Rings

Tommy Dorsey – Marie

Les Brown – Marie

Benny Goodman – Winter Weather

Tony Bennett – I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm

Dizzy Gillespie – Night in Tunisia

Les Brown – Night in Tunisia


Hour 5

Harry James – Victory Parade broadcast 1946

Swing Shift Big Band – Sleigh Ride

Les Brown – Sleigh Ride in July

Harry James – Brazilian sleigh Bells

Hal Kemp – Got a Date with an Angel

Les Brown – Got a Date with an Angel

John MacLeod – One and a Half Steps Back

Kitchener-Waterloo Big Band Theory – Just a Closer Walk with Thee

Kay Kyser – What Are You doing New Year’s Eve

Guy Lombardo – Auld Lang Syne