Sat, 30 May 2009
Cover versions of Duke Ellington tunes. Songs include: Mood Indigo, It Don't Mean a Thing, Take the A Train, All Too Soon and Caravan.
Performers include: Benny Goodman, the Mills Brothers, Harry James, Valaida Snow and Mildred Bailey.
Direct download: Ellington_Covers.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:24am CDT
Sat, 23 May 2009
Pianists include: James P. Johnson, Fats Waller, Art Tatum, Dorothy Donegan , Joe Sullivan and Jimmy Yancey.
Songs include: Carolina Shout, Handful of Keys, Deep Purple and If I Had You.
Direct download: Stride_Piano.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:35am CDT
Sat, 16 May 2009
Songs with who, what, where, when, why and how in the title. Songs include: Where Are You? ,Who's Sorry Now?, When Did You Leave Heaven? and How Can You Face Me?
Performers include: Guy Lombardo, Mildred Bailey, Billie Holliday, Bing Crosby and the Casa Loma Orchestra.
Direct download: The_Five_Ws_and_How.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:16am CDT
Sat, 9 May 2009
The story of Mother's Day in words and music. Songs include: Mother of Mine, I Still Have You, You Will Never Miss Your Mother Until She's Gone, My Mother's Eyes and M-O-T-H-E-R.
Performers include: Al Jolson, John Carson, Sophie Tucker, The Carter Family and John McCormack.
Direct download: Mothers_Day.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:32am CDT
Sat, 2 May 2009
Songs include: Ain't Misbehavin, Ain't She Sweet, I Ain't Got Nobody and You Ain't Heard Nothin Yet.
Performers include: Fats Waller, Ruth Etting, Mississippi John Hurt, Louis Jordan , The Skillet Lickers and Cab Calloway.
Direct download: Aint_Songs.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:26pm CDT