Alistair Cooke's American Collection

Episodes

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198010052: The Music of Walter Donaldson with recordings of ART TATUM. AL JOL-SON. BLOSSOM SEELEY. PEGGY LEE , ELLA FITZGERALD, MAURICE CHEVALIER.

Producer ALAN OWEN

19801012'3: The Music of Harry Ruby with recordings of ELLA FITZGERALD , BOB CROSBY 'S BOB CATS, JACK HYLTON , ROSEMARY CLOONEY , FRED ASTAIRE and others. Producer ALAN OWEN'
19801019'4: The Music of Harry Warren with recordings of ELLA FITZGERALD , DINAH SHORE, MAURICE CHEVALIER , DICK HAYMES , JUDY GARLAND. Producer ALAN OWEN'
19801026'5: The Music of Jimmy McHugh with recordings of ANDRE PREVIN , PEARL BAILEY, MAURICE CHEVALIER , LOUIS ARMSTRONG, JUDY GARLAND , FRANK SINATRA and others. Producer ALAN OWEN'
19860604The first of six programmes in which Alistair Cooke presents a selection of his favourite records from his private collection.

The first three programmes are devoted to

The American Musical: The Great Age.

Later programmes will look at 'Nothing but the Blues', 'Classic Jazz Solos' and an 'Album of Eccentrics and Oddities'.

Producer ALAN OWEN

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19860625Alistair Cooke presents a selection of favourite records. Nothing But the Blues

A programme dedicated to the memory of Philip Larkin for whom it was made. Producer ALAN OWEN

19860702'Some Classic Jazz Solos played by Bix Beiderbecke , Benny Goodman and Earl Hines , among others. Producer ALAN OWEN'
19860709The last of six programmes in which Alistair Cooke presents a selection of favourite records An Album of Eccentrics and Oddities

Producer ALAN OWEN

19870418The first of six programmes in which Alistair Cooke presents a selection of his favourite records from his private collection.

The first three programmes are devoted to The American Musical:

The Great Age.

Producer ALAN OWEN (R)

19870425The second of three programmes on The American Musical The Great Age Producer ALAN OWEN (R)
19870502The American Musical - The Great Age

Producer ALAN OWEN (R)

19870509Nothing But the Blues

A programme dedicated to the memory of Philip Larkin , for whom it was made.

Producer ALAN OWEN (R)

19870516Some Classic Jazz Solos played by BIX BEIDERBECKE, BENNY GOODMAN and EARL HINES among others.

Producer ALAN OWEN (R)

19870523An Album of Eccentrics and Oddities

Producer ALAN OWEN (R)