Playlist: The Big Band Show – July 4, 2021

5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Frank Sinatra – I’ve Got the World on a String

Ronn Metcalfe – Twistin’ at the Wooodchoppers’ Ball

Buddy Morrow – Autumn Leaves

Artie Shaw – Concerto for Clarinet

Anne Murray – Allegheny Moon

Pat Riccio – Boogie Blues

Linda Ronstadt – Lover Man

Frank Sinatra – Old Devil Moon

Boss Brass – Don’t Get Around Much Anymore

Wes Montgomery – Four on Six


6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Blossom Dearie – Rhode Island is Famous for You

Herb Alpert – Tangerine

Tony Bennett – Song of the Jet

Bunny Berigan – I Can’t Get Started

John MacLeod – Polar Vortex

Stan Kenton – Painted Rhythm

Woody Herman – Laura

Tommy Dorsey – Fresh Money

Les Brown/Doris Day – My Dreams Are Getting Better All the Time

King William Jazz Collective – Tenor Madness


7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Boss Brass – I’ll Be Around

Bob De Angelis – Why Don’t You Do Right

Jim Galloway – High Five

Swing Shift Big Band – Sound of the Blues

Jack Kane – Jane’s Jump

Jack Kane – Claire’s Tune

Les Brown – Sometimes I’m Happy

Les Brown – Three Little Words

Les Brown – On the Alamo

Les Brown – Something Cool

Les Brown – Honeysuckle Rose

Les Brown – Negra Consentida

Les Brown – Where Are You?

Boss Brass – The Back Beat


8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Claude Thornhill – Buster’s Last Stand

Brenda Brown – They Say It’s Wonderful

Ray Anthony – So Rare

Barry Manilow – On the Sunny Side of the Street

Gee, Baby, Ain’t I Good to You

Jim Galloway – Send in the Clowns

Polka Dots and Moonbeams

Tommy Dorsey – Song of India

Glenn Miller – I Know Why and So Do You

Artie Shaw – Just Kiddin’ Around

Duke Ellington – Midriff

Peter Hand – Stormy Weather


9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Claude Thornhill – 1946 Broadcast, part 1

Claude Thornhill – 1946 broadcast, part 2

Swing Shift Big Band – Go Down Swinging