Great American Big Bands of the 1930s and 40s

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This Great Bands album features Ray Noble with Jack Hylton, Ambrose, Harry Roy, Henry Hall and many more musicians and bandleaders. Essentially, the ‘Golden Age of British Dance Bands’ was pre-war and this collection concentrates on the fabulous Thirties.

“Great Dance Bands Play ….. On this CD the quality and clarity of sound are superb, so good in fact that I found myself turning up the volume, listening for every instrument and every breath of the vocalists, and I forgot for an hour that this music came from 78’s! The CD is an absolute pleasure to play.” Mr J.W, Warwickshire

Track listing:

  1. Sydney Kyte – This Is The Missus
  2. Ray Noble – The Younger Generation
  3. Jack Hylton – They All Fall In Love
  4. Billy Cotton – Skirts
  5. Debroy Somers Band – Look What Youve Done
  6. The Blue Mountaineers – Sweet Sixteen And Never Been Kissed
  7. Ambrose – It’s The Talk Of The Town
  8. Lew Stone – The Bouncing Ball
  9. Roy Fox – I’ve Got An Invitation To A Dance
  10. Jack Payne – Mr & Mrs Is The Name
  11. Casani Club Orchestra – Red Sails In The Sunset
  12. Mario Harp Lorenzi – Everything Stops For Tea
  13. Harry Roy – Eeny Meeny Miney Mo
  14. Ambrose – Hors d’oeuvres
  15. Mrs Jack Hylton & Her Band – Please Believe Me
  16. Orlando & His Orchestra – Love Is Good For Anything That Ails You
  17. Billy Merrin & His Commanders – On The Beach At Bali Bali
  18. Jack Hylton – One, Two, Button Your Shoe
  19. Henry Hall – Eccentric
  20. Jay Wilbur – You Can’t Stop Me From Dreaming
  21. Savoy Hotel Orpheans – Love Walked In
  22. Jack Harris – I Double Dare You
  23. Sydney Lipton – Reckless Night On Board An Ocean Liner
  24. Brian Lawrance – I Must See Annie Tonight
  25. Geraldo – Two Sleepy People
  26. Ronnie Munro – Sing A Song Of Sunbeams

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