Thu, 29 June 2017
A special, short podcast celebrating Lena Horne on the 100th anniversary of her birth. With songs: St Louis Blues, Stormy Weather and The Lady Is a Tramp.
Direct download: Lena_Horne_100th_Birthday.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:19pm CDT
Sun, 25 June 2017
Songs include: Things Are Looking Up, I'm 100 Percent For You, Indian Love Call, She's the Lass For Me, The Lady's In Love With You, Take Care of You For Me and Ain't She Sweet?
Artists include: Sir Harry Lauder, Gene Austin, Ella Fitzgerald, Valaida Snow, Bob Hope, Ethel Waters, Fred Astaire and Slim Whitman.
Direct download: Love_Songs_of_the_Summer_2017.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:28pm CDT
Mon, 19 June 2017
Excerpts from: Tchaikovsky: Serenade For Strings, Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition, Rimsky Korsakov: Scherazade, Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia and Rubinstein: Melody in F.
Direct download: Russian_Composers_19th_Century.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:48pm CDT
Sun, 11 June 2017
Songs about alcoholic drinks, including: Beer Barrel Polka, Cocktails For Two, Rye Whiskey, One Mint Julip Abercombie Had a Zombie, Candlelight and Wine and Bubbles in the Wine.
Performers include: Bessie Smith, Thomas "Fats" Waller, Memphis Slim, Lawrence Welk, Jimmy Dorsey, Tex Ritter and the Andrews Sisters.
Direct download: Name_Your_Poison.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:58pm CDT
Mon, 5 June 2017
Hit songs from Broadway musicals from 1928. Songs include: I Can't Give You Anything But Love, Diga Diga Do, How Long Has This Been Going On, Love Me Or Leave Me, Makin Whoopee, Lover Come Back to Me and Let's Do It, Let's Fall In Love.
Performers include: Adelaide Hall, Paul Whiteman. Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Eddie Cantor, Ruth Etting, Frank Sinatra, Mildred Bailey and the Mills Brothers.
Direct download: Broadway_1928.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:12pm CDT