Tagged: Claude Thornhill

Boyd Raeburn

Boyd Raeburn And His Orchestra – Live At Club Morocco, Hollywood – 1945 – Past Daily Downbeat

Boyd Raeburn and His Orchestra, live at Club Morocco on Vine Street, between Sunset and Hollywood Boulevards in Hollywood from around October of 1945. Boyd Raeburn was one of those band leaders, like Stan Kenton, Claude Thornhill and Dizzy Gillespie, who were far ahead of their time, forward-thinking and innovative....

Claude Thornhill – That Old Feeling – 1948 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Shellac Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Claude Thornhill (Piano Solo) – That Old Feeling – Columbia Records – 1948 We tend to think the Wall of Shame, that grim testimony to all those overlooked and underrated bands and musicians is the exclusive property of Rock n’ Roll....

Jerry Mengo et Son Orchestre – Un Ciel Bleu en Hiver – 1953 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Shellac Edition

Jerry Mengo et Son Orchestre – Un Ciel Bleu en Hiver – 1953 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Shellac Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Jerry Mengo et son Orchestre – Un Ciel Bleu en Hiver – 1953 – Ducretet-Thomson Records Continuing our archeological dig through ¬†piles of shellac this weekend, and probably next week too. Tonight it’s a taste of what French Jazz and Big...

Fran Warren (With Claude Thornhill And His Orch.) – 1947 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player: As Long As I’m Dreaming – Claude Thornhill Orch with Fran Warren 1947 Jumping back into Big Band territory, after an extended hiatus (for no good reason). Tonight it’s the legendary Fran Warren with the equally legendary Claude Thornhill in a 1947...