Close Encounters 14

September 01, 2020#1985

Program includes reminiscences about a big band Caribbean cruise on the M/S Norway, a weekend at the Glenn Miller Birthplace Festival, a Broadway musical, a conversation with Margaret Whiting and a jazz concert at Carnegie Hall.


The shadow of your smile — Benny Goodman

“Porgy and Bess” medley — Paul Tanner

Duration blues — Les Brown

A-tisket, a-tasket — Marilyn King

Nice work if you can get it — Paul Smith

Singin’ in the rain — Jim Cullum

When you were sweet sixteen — Norman Leyden

Adios — Glenn Miller

Cottontail — Count Basie

They seek him here — OC: The Scarlet Pimpernel

Hell of a way to run a love affair — Margaret Whiting

Shiny stockings — Carnegie Hall Jazz band

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