Sunday, 16 June 2013

Playlist: 16 Jun 2013 (6pm CET) & 23 Jun 2013 (6pm PST)


THE GREATEST - LIVE!

1. Mack the Knife - Ella Fitzgerald: Côte d'Azur Concerts (Disc 5)
2. Do It Again - Vic Damone: Live
3. I'm Havin' a Good Time - Alberta Hunter: Live at The Cookery
4. Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered - June Christy & Stan Kenton: Road Show
5. Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone - Sammy Davis Jr & Buddy Rich: The Sounds of '66
6. Out of This World - Mel Tormé & George Shearing: A Vintage Year
7. A Little Street Where Old Friends Meet - Tony Bennett: Unplugged
8. The Shadow of Your Smile - Lou Rawls: Lou Rawls Live! 
9. The Man I Love - Sarah Vaughan: Gershwin Live
10. Day By Day - Carmen McRae: The Great American Songbook
11. If I Could Almost Read Your Mind - Perry Como: In Person
12. I'm Not in Love - Peggy Lee: In Concert at The London Palladium
13. Zing! Went the Strings of My Heart - Judy Garland: Judy at Carnegie Hall (Disc 2)

Outro: Come In from the Rain - Todd Gordon: Ballads from the Midnight Hotel

Tuesday, 21 May 2013

Playlist: 19 May 2013 (6pm CET) & 26 May 2013 (6pm PST)


COLOURS

1. Sing a Rainbow - Peggy Lee: Is That All There Is?
2. Cherry Red - Big Joe Turner: Boss of the Blues
3. Deep Purple - Janet Seidel: Moon of Manakoola
4. Orange Colored Sky - Nat King Cole: Big Band Cole
5. Blue Skies - Ella Fitzgerald: The Irving Berlin Song Book
6. Black Is the Color of My True Love's Hair - Nina Simone: High Priestess of Soul
7. I Used to be Color Blind - Anita O'Day: Pick Yourself Up
8. The Moon Was Yellow - Mel Tormé: Swingin' on the Moon
9. Bein' Green - Lena Horne: Nature's Baby
10. Colours Ran - Cleo Laine: Born on a Friday
11. Gold Brazilian Sun - The Hi-Lo's: The Hi-Lo's Happen to Bossa Nova
12. Blue Turning Grey Over You - Maxine Sullivan: A Tribute to Andy Razaf
13. Look for the Silver Lining - Margaret Whiting: Sings The Jerome Kern Song Book - Vol 1
14. Looking at the World Thru Rose Colored Glasses - Nellie Lutcher: Our New Nellie
15. Pink Champagne - Jimmy Witherspoon: Hey, Mrs Jones!
16. Yellow Dog Blues - Bessie Smith: Martin Scorsese Presents Bessie Smith
17. Pretty Colors - Frank Sinatra: Cycles

Outro: Come In from the Rain - Todd Gordon: Ballads from the Midnight Hotel

Sunday, 12 May 2013

Playlist: 5 May 2013 (6pm CET) & 12 May 2013 (6pm PST)


THE BEATLES, THEIR WAY...

1. Can't Buy Me Love - Ella Fitzgerald: Hello, Dolly!
2. In My Life - Lena Horne: Watch What Happens
3. Eleanor Rigby - Mark Murphy: Satisfaction Guaranteed
4. Yesterday - Carmen McRae - Live at Century Plaza
5. And I Love Him - Sarah Vaughan: Live at the 1971 Monterey Jazz Festival
6. Here, There and Everywhere - Perry Como: Just Out of Reach
7. A Hard Day's Night - Peggy Lee: Pass Me By
8. Let It Be - Aretha Franklin: This Girl's in Love with You
9. Don't Let Me Down - Annie Lennox: Cold (5" EP)
10. Norwegian Wood - Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66: Ye-Me-Le
11. I've Just Seen a Face - Bob Belden Presents... featuring Holly Cole: Strawberry Fields Project
11. Strawberry Fields Forever - Bob Belden Presents... featuring Cassandra Wilson: Strawberry Fields Project
12. Something - Frank Sinatra: Trilogy (The Present)
13. The Long and Winding Road - Ray Charles & The Count Basie Orchestra: Ray Sings, Basie Swings
14. Got to Get You Into My Life - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella
15. I Should Have Known Better - Muriel Zoe: Neon Blue

Outro: Come In from the Rain - Todd Gordon: Ballads from the Midnight Hotel

Friday, 19 April 2013

Playlist: 21 Apr 2013 (6pm CET) & 28 Apr 2013 (6pm PST)


WE LOVE ELLA

1. Undecided - Ella Fitzgerald & Chick Webb Orchestra: The Best of Ella (Coral)
2. When the Sun Comes Out - Ella Fitzgerald: Harold Arlen Songbook
3. Solitude - Ella Fitzgerald: Duke Ellington Songbook
4. Now It Can Be Told - Ella Fitzgerald: Irving Berlin Songbook
5. You Are the Sunshine of My Life - Ella Fitzgerald: Montreux ’77
6. Single-O - Ella Fitzgerald: Johnny Mercer Songbook
7. Jersey Bounce - Ella Fitzgerald: Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie!
8. Got to Get You into My Life - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella (Reprise)
9. Bill Bailey, Won’t You Please Come Home - Ella Fitzgerald: Jukebox Ella
10. My Heart Belongs to Daddy - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella Loves Cole
11. Airmail Special - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella in Hollywood
12.This Girl's in Love with You - Ella Fitzgerald: Sunshine of Your Love
13. Street of Dreams - Ella Fitzgerald & Nelson Riddle: Ella Swings Gently with Nelson
14. Make Me Rainbows - Ella Fitzgerald & Count Basie: A Perfect Match

Outro: Come In from the Rain - Todd Gordon: Ballads from the Midnight Hotel

Saturday, 6 April 2013

Playlist: 7 Apr 2013 (6pm CET) & 14 Apr 2013 (6pm PST)


WATER...

1. Drinking Water (Aqua de Beber) - Frank Sinatra: Sinatra & Company
2. Here's That Rainy Day - Morgana King: It's a Quiet Thing
3. Beyond the Sea - Bobby Darin: That's All
4. Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea - Blossom Dearie: Give Him the Ooh-La-La
5. River Deep, Mountain High - Annie Lennox: Coldest (EP)
6. I Cover the Waterfront - Johnny Hartman: I Love Everybody
7. September in the Rain - Carmen McRae: The Great American Songbook
8. Muddy Water - Jimmy Rushing: Jimmy Rushing and the Smith Girls
9. Bridge Over Troubled Water - Peggy Lee: Bridge Over Troubled Water
10. A Garden in the Rain - Sarah Vaughan: The Explosive Side of Sarah Vaughan
11. I Think It's Going to Rain Today - Curtis Stigers: I Think It's Going to Rain Today
12. Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall - Ella Fitzgerald & Count Basie: Ella and Basie!
13. You'll Never Miss the Water Till the Well Runs Dry - The Mills Brothers & Count Basie: Annual Report
14. Moon River - Janet Seidel: Love Letters
15. Before the Rain - Nancy Wilson: A Touch of Today
16. After the Rain - Shirley Bassey: The Performance
17. I Can't Stand the Rain - Lowell George: Thanks, I'll Eat It Here

Outro: Come In from the Rain - Todd Gordon: Ballads from the Midnight Hotel

Saturday, 23 March 2013

Playlist: 24 Mar 2013 (6pm CET) & 31 Mar 2013 (6pm PST)


ANIMAL CRACKERS!

1. Talk to the Animals - Sammy Davis Jr: Dr Dolittle
2. Alley Cat Song - Peggy Lee: I'm a Woman
3. White Horses - Dean & Britta: Back Numbers
4. Swinging on a Star - Mark Murphy: Playing the Field
5. Professor Hauptmann's Performing Dogs - Peggy Lee: Mirrors
6. Let's Do It - Louis Armstrong: Ella & Louis Again
7. Underneath the Apple Tree - Carmen McRae: Live at Bubba's
8. Bye, Bye Blackbird - Esther Phillips: Confessin' the Blues
9. Simon Smith and the Amazing Dancing Bear - Randy Newman: Sail Away
10. Gimme a Pigfoot - Teresa Brewer & Count Basie: The Songs of Bessie Smith
12. Taking a Chance on Love - Frank Sinatra: Swing Easy
13. Dog Eat Dog - Mary Hopkin & Morgan Visconti: You Look Familiar
14. Lonesome Polecat - Bobby Darin & Johnny Mercer: Two of a Kind
15. At the Zoo - Simon & Garfunkel: Bookends
16. I'm Gonna Go Fishin' - Mel Tormé: I Dig the Duke/I Dig the Count

Outro: Come In from the Rain - Todd Gordon: Ballads from the Midnight Hotel

Sunday, 10 March 2013

Playlist: 10 Mar 2013 (6pm CET) & 17 Mar 2013 (6pm PST)


FROM THE HEART

1. Heart - Peggy Lee: Latin ala Lee
2. This One's from the Heart - Tom Waits & Crystal Gayle: From The Heart
3. Unchain My Heart - Ray Charles: The Living Legend
4. What Will I Tell My Heart? - Ella Fitzgerald: Like Someone in Love
5. My Heart Stood Still - Frank Sinatra: Sinatra 80th Live in Concert
6. With a Song in My Heart - Sammy Davis Jr: That's All
7. My Heart Is So Full of You - Chris Connor: I Miss You So
8. Keep Your Hand on Your Heart - Joe Williams: Joe Williams & Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra
9. I'll Follow My Secret Heart - Lee Wiley: Manhattan Nights
10. Cold, Cold Heart - Nat King Cole: The Billy May Sessions (Disc 2)
11. I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart - Nancy Wilson: RSVP
12. I Left My Heart in San Francisco - Tony Bennett: The Singles Collection
13. Good Morning Heartache - Billie Holiday: The Complete Billie Holiday on Verve 1945-1959 (Disc 7)
14. Dear Heart - Janet Seidel: Charade
15. Dear Hearts and Gentle People - Perry Como: Como Swings
16. My Heart Belongs Only to You - June Christy: This Is June Christy
17. Your Cheatin' Heart - Louis Armstrong: Satchmo Serenades
18. My Heart Belongs to Daddy - Della Reese: Della Cha Cha Cha
19. Be Careful, It's My Heart - Helen Carr: Why Do I Love You?

Outro: Come In from the Rain - Todd Gordon: Ballads from the Midnight Hotel

Friday, 8 February 2013

Playlist: 27 Jan 2013 (6pm CET) & 3 Feb 2013 (6pm PST)


SONGS THAT MAKE ME FEEL SO YOUNG

1. You Make Me Feel So Young - Mel Tormé: Night at The Concord Pavilion
2. Young at Heart - Jack Jones: There's Love & There's Love & There's Love
3. High Hopes - Frank Sinatra: The Capitol Collectors' Series
4. I Wanna Be Like You - Louis Prima & Phil Harris: Jungle Book (Soundtrack)
5. The Ugly Bug Ball - Burl Ives: Summer Magic (Soundtrack)
6. When You Wish Upon a Star - Linda Ronstadt & Nelson Riddle: For Sentimental Reasons
7. Swingin' On a Star - Mark Murphy: Playing the Field
8. Old Macdonald - Ella Fitzgerald: Whisper Not
9. Small Fry - June Christy: The Cool School
10. Ain't We Got Fun - Bob Hope & Margaret Whiting: Just for You (EP)
11. The Monster Mash - Vincent Price: single
12. You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby - Peggy Lee: Somethin' Groovy!
13. Something Good - Christopher Plummer, Julie Andrews, The Children & Chorus: The Sound of Music (Soundtrack)
14. All His Children - Bing Crosby & Count Basie: Bing 'n Basie
15. White Horses - Dean & Britta: Back Numbers
16. Wouldn't It Be Loverly - Lena Horne: Stormy Weather
17. Itsy Bitsy Spider/Coming Around Again - Carly Simon: Coming Around Again

Outro: Come In from the Rain - Todd Gordon: Ballads from the Midnight Hotel

Saturday, 12 January 2013

Playlist: 13 Jan 2013 (6pm CET) & 20 Jan 2013 (6pm PST)

RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN

1. Oh, What a Beautiful Morning - Ray Charles & The Count Basie Orchestra: Ray Sings, Basie Swings
2. Bali Ha'i - Rosemary Clooney & Perez Prado: A Touch of Tobasco
3. If I Loved You - Barbra Streisand: The Broadway Album
4. You'll Never Walk Alone - Billy Eckstine: No Cover, No Minimum
5. The Surrey with the Fringe On Top - Nat King Cole: Nat King Cole at The Sands
6. Something Wonderful - Carmen McRae: Something Wonderful
7. Getting to Know You - Nancy Wilson: Broadway My Way
8. We Kiss in a Shadow - June Christy & Stand Kenton: Duet
9. People Will Say We're in Love - Norma Winstone: Manhattan in the Rain
10. Some Enchanted Evening - Perry Como: single
11. I Enjoy Being a Girl - Peggy Lee: Latin ala Lee
12. My Favorite Things - Mark Murphy: Rah!
13. Edelweiss - Christopher Plummer, Julie Andrews, The Children & Chorus: The Sound of Music (Soundtrack)
14. It Might as well be Spring - Mel Tormé & George Shearing: An Evening with George Shearing & Mel Tormé
15. I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair - The Weather Girls: Success
16. I Have Dreamed - Frank Sinatra: The Concert Sinatra
17. Happy Talk - The Four Freshmen: Voices in Fun
18. Hello Young Lovers - Lena Horne: Feelin' Good

Outro: Come In from the Rain - Todd Gordon: Ballads from the Midnight Hotel