Sunday, September 26, 2010

Dancing Fingers

This week we threw some piano records and some dance albums on the turntable. Finished off the show learning about trees! Here's what we played:

Romantic Rendevous - Steve Allen
Do You Ever Think of Me
I Can Dream Can't I?
A Little Kiss Each Morning

Meet Me Tonight in Dreamland
Liebestram - Carmen Cavallaro
Moonlight Sonata - Alfred Newman
Meet Me Tonight in Dreamland - Jim Garber

The Enchanted World of - Ferrante and Teicher
Aloha Oe
Japanese Garden
Mexican Hat Dance
Loch Lomond

Volume 2 - Johnny Puleo and His Harmonica Gang
Stars and Stripes Militaire
Sweet Sue
Blue Danube
Night on Witch Mountain
French Touch

Let's Hula - The Maile Serenaders
Lovely Hula Hands
Little Brown Gal
Beyond the Reef
The Hukilau Song
Princess Pupule
Keep Your Eyes on the Hands

Invitation to Tango - Roland Palette
My Prayer
Tingo Tango
Adios Muchachos
Tango of the Flowers

Mambo with Morales - Noro Morales
St. Louis Blues Mambo
Mambo Jive

Billy B Sings About Trees - Billy B
What is a Tree?
I Am A Sprout
Bark is My Skin

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Doc and Boots

Tribute was paid to a couple artists known for brass this week: Boots Randolph and Doc Severinsen. Here's what we played:

Yakety Sax - Boots Randolph
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
I Can't Stop Loving You
Lonely Street

Sax Sational - Boots Randolph
Shangri La
Honky Tonk

Hip Boots - Boots Randolph
Harlem Nocturne
Three To Get Ready
Billy's Bounce
On The Street Where You Live

Swinging and Singing - Doc Severinsen
So Nice
Walk On By
Bye Bye Blackbird

Fever - Doc Severinsen
The Lady in Red
Tennessee Waltz
Mas Que Nada

Sunday, September 12, 2010


This week, we focused on compilation albums of different sorts. Here's what we played:

Sounds Unlimited - Marty Gold
There Goes My Heart
The Donkey Serenade

Soundpower! - Marty Gold
Shangri La
A String of Pearls
I Left My Heart in San Francisco
I Concentrate on You

Music to Help You Stop Smoking - 101 Strings
Autumn Leaves
April in Paris

Sounds in Space - Ken Nordine
Sounds in Space

Discotheque - Diplomat Records
Hello Dolly
From Russia With Love
Hully Gully Baby

Teen Beat
Bermuda - Four Seasons
That's Rock and Roll - Johnny Rivers
Come To Me - Lloyd Price
Misery - Lloyd Price

Preview '67 - Command Records
Mas Que Nada - Brass Impact
Open a New Window - The Ray Charles Singers
Samba De Duas Notas - Dick Hyman
Anytime - Robert Maxwell
Summertime - Doc Severinsen

Latin Accents - Jazz Tempo
Blue Monk
Love For Sale

Sunday, August 29, 2010

Latin Beats and Percussive Maintenance

This week, we listened to some latin-flavored albums and percussion records!

Gypsy Music
Two Guitars - Sania Poustylnicof
Soleares - Curro Amaya Flemencos
Czardas - 101 Strings

Latin Love-in - Tony Mottola
Call Me
So Nice
I Love You

Blazing Latin Brass - Nick Perito
Cha Cha A'louette
April in Portugal
Quien Sera

Bongos, Flutes, and Guitars - Los Admiradores
How High the Moon
C'Est Ci Bon
Friendly Persuasion
My Funny Valentine

Persuasive Percussion Vol 2 - Terry Snyder and the AllStars
Dearly Beloved
La Cucaracha
Rocka Bongo Boogie

Dynamic Percussion - Percussion AllStars
La Golondria
Two Guitars
Percussion and Brass

Friendly Persuasion - Ron Ayes
Friendly Persuasion
Till The End of Time
I'm Always Chasing Rainbows

Honky Tonk In Percussion - Pappy Hanahan
My Gal Sal
By The Beautiful Sea
Peggy O'Neill
Bicycle Built for Two

Sunday, August 15, 2010

Back to School

It's the last show of the summer season, and I found some great records as I did some back to school shopping at Crowded Closet. Here's what we played.

Fireworks - Billy Mure
Dancing Guitars
For Me and My Gal
Guitar Theme
They Can't Take That Away From Me

Witchcraft - Nelson Riddle
Alone Too Long
Red Silk Stockings

Command Performances - Enoch Light
Fly Me To The Moon
That's My Desire
That Old Black Magic
The Third Man Theme
Rio Junction

Standards Ala Ros - Edmundo Ros
On the Sunny Side of the Street
Yes We Have No Bananas

Cocktails in Manhattan - The Julian Gold Trio
Deep Purple
Once in a While

Everything You Always Wanted to Hear on the Moog... - The Mighty Moog

Midnight for Two - The Three Suns
Midnight for Two
Ain't Misbehaving

Intimate Jazz - The Phil Moody Quintet
Alone Together
Let's Fall in Love
The Way You Look Tonight

Sunday, August 8, 2010

Free Samples

I found this week's show in the free bin at the Record Collector. Such treasures, they had to find a good home!

The Magic Artistry of Frankie Carle and His Orchestra - Art Mooney
Glow Warm
La Paloma
Nellie Bly

Organ Stardust - Ashley Tappen
El Choclo
La Paloma
American Patrol

Music for Dancing - Sammy Kaye
You Always Hurt The One You Love
Taking a Chance On Love

Curtain Time - Spin-o-rama
On The Street Where You Live
They Call The Wind Maria
Hello Young Lovers

Stereo Showcase - Mantovani
Scho Rosmarin
I Could've Danced All Night
Some Enchated Evening

Tap Dance Rhythms - Johnny Maddox
Carolina in the Morning
Should I?
School Days

Greatest Hits - Loretta Lynn
Don't Come Home A Drinkin
Before I'm Over You
If You're Not Gone Too Long
Dear Uncle Sam

Honky Tonk Percussion - The Grand Prix Series
Heart of My Heart
When I Lost You
Take Me Out To The Ballgame
The Golden Nugget

Sunday, August 1, 2010

Dumpster Finds

It's moving week, and for people into junk like me, that means dumpter diving and promising piles. I found the records for this show in a dumpster, and I was really excited about what we found. Here's what was on the show.

Discotheque - Diplomat Records
Hello Dolly
From Russia With Love
Hully Gully Baby

Cha Cha Chas - Freddie Sateriale
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
I Love Paris
Old Man River
I Talk To The Trees
On The Street Where You Live

Tijuana Taxi - Leo Addeo
Tijuana Taxi
Quizas Quizas Quizas
Spanish Eyes
Mil Besos

To Lovers Everywhere, USA - Mantovani
The Way You Look Tonight
Tea For Two
September Song

Dynamic Percussion - Percussion AllStars
Sabre Dance
El Relicario
Cielito Lindo
Swingin Skaters

The War Lover - Jack Lewis
Love Theme from The War Lover
The White Cliffs of Dover
In the Blue Evening
He Wears a Pair of Silver Wings

It's Only Make Believe - Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty
It's Only Make Believe
We've Closed Our Eyes to Shame
I'm So Used to Loving You
Will You Visit Me on Sunday

She's a Lady - Tom Jones
She's A Lady
Do What You Gotta Do
In Dreams
Til I Can't Take It Anymore