The Desoto Hour

The Desoto Hour 9/1/2018

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All the cats join in!

Dave Brubeck

    “Take Five”

Benny Goodman

    “Sent for You Yesterday (And Here You Come Today)”
    “Estrellita (Little Star)”
    “A Home in the Clouds”
    “Opus 3/4”
    “Show Your Linen Miss Richardson”
    “The Lady’s in Love With You”
    “Kingdom of Swing”
    “Rose of Washington Square”

Glenn Miller

    “This Time the Dream’s on Me”
    “Dreamsville, Ohio”
    “Papa Niccolini (The Happy Cobbler)”
    “Jingle Bells”
    “This Is No Laughing Matter”
    “Humpty Dumpty Heart”
    “Everything I Love”
    “A String of Pearls”

Kai Winding

    “I’m Shooting High”

The Desoto Hour 2/17/18

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Happy Valentine’s Day from the Desoto Hour!

Always in the mood for love.

Benny Goodman

    Moten Swing
    You’re Blase
    I’ve Got a Pocket Full of Dreams
    Russian Lullaby

Ted Lewis

    (I’ve Got a Woman, She’s Crazy For Me) She’s Funny That Way
    My Blue Heaven
    My Melancholy Baby
    Cuddle Up a Little Closer, Lovey Mine
    Blue Skies

Frankie Carle

    I’m Gonna See My Baby
    Lonely Love
    La Rosita
    I Surrender, Dear
    My Baby Said Yes
    Swannee River

Bob Crosby

    South Rampart Street Parade
    More Than Ever
    Little Rock Getaway
    It’s Wonderful

The Desoto Hour 1/27/18

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Hey, you should look in here.

Alvino Rey & His Orchestra

    Should I
    Russian Lullaby
    Hey Frantic, Relax
    High Octane
    Blue Lou

Frank Sinatra

    When Somebody Loves You
    Somewhere in Your Heart
    I’ve Never Been in Love Before
    When I’m Not Near the Girl I Love
    Luck Be a Lady

Jimmy Dorsey

    All or Nothing at All
    Yours (Quiereme Mucho)
    Brazil (Aquarela do Brasil)
    Parade of the Milk Bottle Caps

Benny Goodman

    Moten Swing

The Desoto Hour 1/20/18

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Hope you enjoyed the snow!

Django Reinhardt

    It’s Only a Paper Moon
    Minor Swing

Richard M. Jones Jazzmen

    29th & Dearborn
    New Orleans Hop Scop Blues
    Jazzin’ Babies Blues
    Canal Street Blues

Jimmy Grier & His Orchestra

    The Flying Fish
    Come Rain or Come Shine
    Coyote Canyon

Benny Goodman

    I Got Rhythm
    Benny Rides Again
    A Smo-o-oth One

Larry Clinton & His Orchestra

    Isn’t It Time to Fall in Love?
    Dance of the Reed Flutes
    Bread and Butter

The Desoto Hour 1/6/18

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First show of 2018!

Let your resolution be looking at this list.

Benny Goodman

    Farewell Blues
    It Had to Be You
    Bach Goes to Town
    I’ll Always Be in Love With You
    We’ll Never Know

Glenn Miller

    The Angels Came Thru
    Under Blue Canadian Skies
    The Cowboy Serenade (While I’m Rollin’ My Last Cigarette)
    You and I
    It Happened in Sun Valley
    I’m Thrilled
    The Kiss Polka

Sam Most

    I Hear a Rhapsody
    The Night We Called It a Day
    A Cuss Called Coss
    Notes to You
    There Will Never Be Another You

Count Basie

    One o’ Clock Jump
    Moten Swing
    Study in Brown
    Good Morning Blues

Lester Lanin

    The Sweetest Sounds
    A Lot of Livin’ to Do

Ray Conniff

    Never on Sunday
    Stella by Starlight

Andre Kostelanetz

    Lullaby of Broadway
    I Wish You Love

Charlie Barnet

    Afternoon of a Moax
    The Reverie of a Moax
    Leapin’ at the Lincoln
    Echoes of Harlem
    Lament for a Lost Love