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Big Band

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Description

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Those were the days. Relive the peak of the big band era. You’ll find them in all their swinging majesty, the big orchestra and arrangements that made music exciting: Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey, Henry James, Artie Shaw and more. Expect to also be treated to a complementary assortment of early forms of jazz.

Music Programmer

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Pierre-Jean Lavigne

Since 1999, Pierre-Jean Lavigne has been a DJ and host of many radio shows and podcasts. He has performed at numerous festivals and opened for many of his favorite acts. Pierre-Jean has always believed that music’s capacity to surprise and touch on an emotional level is one of the best ways to bring people together. For that reason, sincerity, creativity, and freshness is are qualities he looks for in new music.

Artists

Count Basie
Glenn Miller
Frank Sinatra
Benny Goodman
Duke Ellington
Tommy Dorsey
Ella Fitzgerald
Harry James
Charlie Barnet
The Andrews Sisters

Chart

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Until The Real Thing Comes Along
Andy Kirk & His Twelve Clouds of Joy
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Oh Lady Be Good
Ella Fitzgerald
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Chiquita Banana
Johnny Bothwell
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My Dreams Are Getting Better All The Time
Les Brown
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East Of The Sun
Lee Wiley
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I've Got The World On A String
Louis Prima
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Someday (You'll Want Me To Want You)
The Mills Brothers
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All Or Nothing At All
Frances Wayne
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Indian Summer
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra
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Knock Me A Kiss
Gene Krupa & His Orchestra