Play It Again 1

June 02, 2020#1972


Many of the tunes introduced in the early 1900s were revived during the Big Band Era. In this episode we marvel at the change of style that took place in a roughly 30-year period.


Playlist

I wonder who’s kissing her now — Henry Burr

I wonder who’s kissing her now — Ted Weems

By the light of the silv’ry moon — Billy Murray

By the light of the silv’ry moon — Bing Crosby

Shine on, harvest moon — Murray/Jones

Shine on, harvest moon — Count Basie

Put on your old gray bonnet — Hayden Quartette

Put on your old gray bonnet — Pete Fountain

I’ve got rings on my fingers — Blanche Ring

I’ve got rings on my fingers — Dorothy Provine

Meet me tonight in dreamland — Wheeler/Anthony

Meet me tonight in dreamland — Les Elgart

Put your arms around me, honey — Arthur Collins

Put your arms around me, honey — Glenn Miller

Come, Josephine, in my flying machine — Murray/Ring

Come, Josephine, in my flying machine — Spike Jones

Some of these days — Sophie Tucker

Some of these days — Ella Fitzgerald

Alexander’s ragtime band — Victor Military Band

Alexander’s ragtime band — Louis Armstrong

I want a girl — American Quartette

I want a girl — Tiny Hill

Everybody’s doin’ it now — Jack and Nancy Charman

Everybody’s doin’ it now — Julie Andrews


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