Music From 100 Years Ago
Music from the early days of the 20th Century with comments.

Songs include: I'm Sorry Me Met, When I Lost You, I'm Gonna Sit Right Down, Heartbreaker, Why Should I Cry and One For My Baby.

Performers include: Ma Rainey, Bing Crosby, Billie Holiday, The Happiness Boys, Frank Sinatra, Ted Lewis and the Andrews Sisters.

Direct download: Break_Up_Songs.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:33pm CST


Performers from the Keystone State, including: Tommy & Jimmy Dorsey, Ethyl Waters, Les Brown, Marion Anderson, Perry Como & Earl Hines.

Songs include: Song of India, Goin' Places, Long Ago and Far Away, Heat Wave and Leap Frog.

Direct download: Pennsylvania.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:29pm CST

Love songs for the summer, including: Things We did last Summer, Summer Souvenirs, Wait till You See My Cheri and When You Were Sweet Sixteen.

Performers include: The Mills Brothers, Bea Wain, Enrico Caruso, Tommy Dorsey, Fats Waller, Helen kane, Ethyl Waters and Bing Crosby.

Direct download: More_Summer_love_Songs.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:46am CST

Lesser-known tunes from the v-disc program of the 1940s.  Songs include: Just Because, Black Is the Color, Get On Board, Sing, sing Sing, Pearl Harbor Blues and Take Me Out to the Ballgame.

Performers include: Dr. Clayton, Frankie Yankovich, The Deep River Boys, Susan Reed, Vincente Gomez and the Army Air Force Band.

Direct download: Vdisc_rarities.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:46pm CST

WPA Federal Music Project

Classical Music from the WPA Federal Music Project of the 1930s. Works include: Dvorak : Carnival Overture, Mozart: Magic Flute Overture, Quincy Porter: Ukrainian Suite and Percy Grainger: Molly On the Shore.

Performers include: Symphony Orchestra of Los Angeles, Knickerbocker Little Symphony, Federal Music Project Chamber Orchestra & the Manhattan Concert Band.

Direct download: Federal_Music_Project.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:13am CST