Playlist: The Big Band Show – Jan. 17, 2021

5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Swing Shift Big Band – At the Palais Royale

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – Cow-Cow Boogie

WoodyHerman – Greasy Sack Blues

Nick Ross – The Nearness of You

Commodores – Corner Pocket

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – I’ll Be Around

Prime Time Big Band – Evie

Glenn Miller – We Can Live on Love

Harry James – King Porter Stomp

Jan Savitt – Road to Mandalay


6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Jimmy Stahl – What a Difference a Day Made

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – If You Could See Me Now

Paul Grosney – Two O’Clock Jump

Tommy Dorsey – Song of India

Wayne Bergeron – Scheherezade

Roy Hargrove – Ms. Garvey, Ms. Garvey

Tex Beneke – Anniversary Song

Stan Kenton – Something’s Coming

Vic Vogel – Ballad for Duke

Johanne Blouin – At Last

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – Ellington medley


7 to 8 p.m.

Count Basie – Swinging Shepherd Blues

Tommy Dorsey – I’ll Never Smile Again

Les Brown – Beau Night in Hotchkiss Corners

Gene Krupa – Rockin’ Chair

Glen Gray – Git Away Day

Nick Ross – Easy to Love

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – Just Friends

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – September Song

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – Don’cha Go Away Mad

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – A House Is not a Home

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – The Song Is You

Woody Herman – Apple Honey


8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Phil Nimmons – Muggs

Jim Galloway – Blue Reverie

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – Stars Fell on Alabama

Boss Brass/Mel Torme –  A Handful of Stars

Ted Blackbourn – For Mr. Nestica

Frank Capp Juggernaut – Cute

Mel Tome/Meltones – The Willow Road

Claude Thornhill – Under the Willow tree

Tommy Dorsey – Pussy Willow 

Stan Kenton – Willow Weep for Me

Lorraine Desmarais – Habanera

John MacLeod – I’m All for You


9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Mel Torme – Bluesette

Mel Torme – Fly Me to the Moon

Mel Torme – King of the Road

Mel Torme – I’m Comin’ Home

Mel Torme – The Shadow of Your Smile 

Mel torme –  A Taste of Honey

Mel Torme – San Francisco

Mel Torme – More

Woody Herman – My Favorite Things

Toronto Jazz Orchestra – Under a Tree

Boss Brass/Mel Torme – On the Swing Shift

Swing Shift Big Band – Go Down Swingin’

Tommy Dorsey – They All Laughed

Glenn Miller – Limehouse Blues

Charlie Barnet – Cherokee

Boss Brass – The Waltz You Knew was Blue