Playlists with tracks by Claude Thornhill

Sunday 17th May 2020
Jazz Record Requests
7 / 10 Tracks
Jazz records from across the genre, as requested by Radio 3 listeners.

Miles Davis Moon Dreams
Cleo Laine Turkish Delight
Claude Thornhill Yardbird Suite
Chet Baker I Can't Get Started
Larry Bunker All The Things You Are
Lee Konitz Kind Folk
Elliott Zigmund Night And Day
Lee Konitz I Fall In Love Too Easily
Billy Banks and his Rhythmakers Oh Peter
Duke Ellington Thanks For The Beautiful Land On The Delta
Sunday 15th December 2019
The Swing & Big Band Show with Clare Teal
11 / 14 Tracks
Clare Teal with the best big band, swing and jazz, classic to contemporary.

Ella Fitzgerald Cheerful Little Earful
Glenn Miller Moonlight Serenade
June Christy The Merriest
The Brian Setzer Orchestra Caravan
Steven Tyler Rockin' on Top of the World
Claude Thornhill Snowfall
Postmodern Jukebox Never Gonna Give You Up
Ray Barretto Do You Dig
Harry Connick, Jr. Begin the Beguine
Jazzmeia Horn Out the Window
James Morrison Goin' to Chicago
Joe Loss Button Up Your Overcoat
Megan Lee Wintertime Thing
WDR Big Band Köln I'm Just a Lucky So and So
Friday 10th May 2019
Jazz Junctions
Birth Of The Cool
25 / 29 Tracks
Guy Barker charts the emergence of a modal style of playing and the impact of Miles Davis.

Claude Thornhill & His Orchestra SNOWFALL
Miles Davis So What
Miles Davis All Blues
Miles Davis Rocker
Gerry Mulligan WESTWOOD WALK
Symarip Skinhead Moonstomp
Dave Brubeck Bluette
Woody Herman and His Orchestra EARLY AUTUMN
Gerry Mulligan Walking Shoes
Shorty Rogers PIROUETTE
Claude Thornhill Yardbird Suite
Miles Davis Godchild
Claude Thornhill & His Orchestra Where or When
The BBC Big Band Take Five
Dave Brubeck Band Bossa Nova USA
Warne Marsh Fishin' Around
Frankie Trumbauer Mississippi Mud
Gerry Mulligan Limelight
Miles Davis & Band Boplicity
Paul Desmond The Trolley Song
Gerry Mulligan Quartet Nights at the Turntable
Red Nichols and His Five Pennies Eccentric
Sunday 31st March 2019
The Swing & Big Band Show with Clare Teal
13 / 16 Tracks
Clare Teal with the best big band, swing and jazz, classic to contemporary.

Nancy Wilson Almost Like Being in Love
Peter Grant Joanna
Louis Armstrong Now You Has Jazz
Bing Crosby I Found A Million Dollar Baby (In A Five And Ten Cent Store)
Claude Thornhill Sleepy Serenade
Scott Walker Make It Easy On Yourself
Esperanza Spalding Hold On Me
Seth McFarlane Isn't This A Lovely Day
Frank Sinatra Tangerine
Harry Parry And His Radio Rhythm Club Sextet Boog It!
John McCormack Killarney
Les Brown and His Orchestra Booglie Wooglie Piggy
Liane Carroll Witchcraft
Al Jolson That Haunting Melody
Lurlean Hunter Blue & Sentimental
Aubrey Logan Tom Bradley International Terminal
Sunday 6th January 2019
Clare Teal
27 / 29 Tracks
Clare Teal with the best big band, swing and jazz, classic to contemporary.

Peggy Lee Ridin' High
Randy Newman You've Got A Friend In Me
Shirley Bassey Big Spender
Phil Collins Saturday Night and Sunday Morning
Glenn Miller Little Brown Jug
Joni Mitchell Comes Love
Kirsty MacColl In These Shoes?
Louis Jordan Caldonia
Calexico El Picador
Willie Bobo Spanish Grease
Diane Schuur Taking A Chance On Love
The Brian Setzer Orchestra The Nutcracker Suite
Clifford Brown Lullaby of Birdland
Ann Hampton Callaway Let's Fall In Love
Count Basie One O'Clock Jump
Lucky Millinder Apollo Jump
Tommy Dorsey Opus One
Earl Hines G.T. Stomp
Billy May & His Orchestra Angel Eyes
Metropole Orkest We're In This Love Together
Quincy Jones Boogie Bossa Nova
Claude Thornhill Robbins' Nest
Adrian Cox High Society
Frank Sinatra Goody, Goody
Christopher Walken I Wan'na Be Like You
Nancy Harrow Confessin' The Blues
Cab Calloway & His Orchestra The Calloway Boogie
Take That Out Of Our Heads
Van Morrison Got To Go Where The Love Is
Sunday 16th September 2018
Clare Teal
That's Life
16 / 23 Tracks
Clare?s guest for That?s Life is Paul Thomas.

Nat King Cole Let There Be Love
Nina Simone The Gal From Joe's
Don Ellis Band Whiplash
Bobby Darin I got rhythm
Claude Thornhill La Paloma
Louis Armstrong Now You Has Jazz
Jamie Davis Sent For You Yesterday
Cécile McLorin Salvant One Step Ahead
Madeleine Peyroux On My Own
Linley Hamilton What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life?
Os Planatos I Predict A Riot
Stan Getz O Pato
Stan Kenton The Concerto To End All Concertos
Blossom Dearie Doop-Doo-De-Doop (A Doodlin' Song)
Jack Hylton Me and Jane on a Plane
Red McKenzie I'm Building Up To An Awful Letdown
Chris Barber’s Jazz Band Bugle Call Rag
Lionel Hampton Cutter's Corner
Liane Carroll Here's To Life
Sinéad O’Connor I Want To Be Loved By You
Tom Kubis Big Band Purple Porpoise Parkway
Artie Shaw What Is This Thing Called Love?
Cab Calloway Are You All Reet?
Sunday 28th January 2018
Clare Teal
Michael Kilpatrick
21 / 25 Tracks
Clare welcomes transcriber and bandleader Michael Kilpatrick to the studio.

Duke Ellington Star Crossed Lovers
Melody Gardot If The Stars Were Mine
Sammy Davis Jr. Somethings Gotta Give
George Michael Secret Love
Quincy Jones Comin' Home Baby
Nancy Wilson The Boy From Ipanema
Hugh Masekela Grazing In The Grass
Ella Fitzgerald Hard Hearted Hannah
Sarah Vaughan Serenata
Kansas Smitty's House Band Get A Move On
Claude Thornhill Anthropology
Woody Herman Wild Root
Bing Crosby Ac-cen-tchu-ate The Positive
Kenny Wheeler Canter N.6
Duke Ellington Someone
Duke Ellington Serious Serenade
Duke Ellington Harmony in Harlem
Kevin Mahogany It's Too Late
The Kirchen Band St. Louis Blues
Ian Shaw Small Day Tomorrow
Appassionato Orchestra Beauty and The Beast
Les Dawson Send Her Roses
Sydney Lipton and The Grosvenor House Band Sadie The Shaker
Count Basie Double-O
Jill Barber Petite Fleur
Sunday 7th January 2018
Clare Teal
In with the New
11 / 25 Tracks
Clare has the best in big band and swing including more of your requests.

Oscar Peterson C Jam Blues
Nina Simone Blue Prelude
Quincy Jones Desafinado
Glenn Miller When You Wish Upon A Star
Julie London Sway
Mel Tormé Lulu's Back In Town
Blossom Dearie Our Love Is Here To Stay
Sammy Nestico Bye Bye Blues
Kevin Mahogany There Will Never Be Another You
Sy Oliver For Dancers Only
Claude Thornhill Snowfall
Wendy Kirkland Quartet Samba Chica
Bob Florence Limited Edition Sugar
Pasadena Roof Orchestra Choo Choo
Harry Roy The Milenberg Joys
Ray Burns Mobile
Hotcha Trio Alexander's Ragtime Band
Ray Gelato This Could The Be Start Of Something Big
Jacqui Dankworth Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight
Rob McConnell & The Boss Brass Laura
Anita O'Day With Billy May And His Orchestra I've Got You Under My Skin
Louis Prima, Phil Harris And Bruce Reitherman I Wan'na Be Like You (The Monkey Song)
Syd Lawrence Orchestra The Nearness Of You
Billy May Oh By Jingo!
Tommy Dorsey Ritual Fire Dance
Sunday 8th May 2016
Clare Teal
18 / 26 Tracks
Clare presents the best in big band, dance band, swing and band vocalists.

Ray Anthony Mr Anthony's Boogie
Frank Sinatra Love Is The Tender Trap
Julie London It's A Blue World
Peggy Lee We'll Meet Again
Count Basie Corner Pocket
Aretha Franklin Moon River
Charlie Barnet Skyliner
Laura Fygi Willow Weep For Me
Bert Kaempfert That Happy Feeling
Art Pepper Four Brothers
Sid Phillips Clarinet Marmalade
Gene Krupa Disc Jockey Jump
Keely Smith It Was A Very Good Year
Claude Thornhill There's A Small Hotel
Dolores Gray There'll Be Some Changes Made
Geraldo Orchestra Taps Miller
Harry James The Beaumont Ride
Pasadena Roof Orchestra Nagasaki
Bob Scoby's Band Exactly Like You
Van Alexander Say It Isn't So
Joe Stilgoe Pocket Song
Joni Mitchell You Dream Flat Tyres
Kathy Kirby Ole Man Mose
Echoes of Ellington Tutti For Cootie
Fats Waller That's What I Like About You
Frank De Vol and His Orchestra It's Easy To Remember
Sunday 13th December 2015
Clare Teal
Frank Sinatra Special
21 / 23 Tracks
Clare hosts a Frank Sinatra special, including an interview with Sinatra fan Pat Kane.

Frank Sinatra My Way
Frank Sinatra Strangers In The Night
Billie Holiday That Ole Devil Called Love
Frank Sinatra All The Way
Frank Sinatra Love And Marriage
Frank Sinatra Three Coins In The Fountain
Frank Sinatra Just One Of Those Things
Frank Sinatra Angel Eyes
Frank Sinatra (Love Is) The Tender Trap
Dean Martin Sam's Song
Nancy Sinatra Something Stupid
Peggy Lee The Folks Who Live On The Hill
Bill Evans Some Other Time
Harry James Get Happy
Gene Kelly New York New York
Hue and Cry Let's Fall In Love
Hue and Cry You Make Me Feel So Young
Hue and Cry September Song
Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band Black Nightgown
Claude Thornhill Sorta Kinda
Tommy Dorsey Opus One
Clark Terry What A Little Moonlight Can Do
Count Basie & His Orchestra Learnin' The Blues
Sunday 15th November 2015
Clare Teal
Colin Skinner
15 / 20 Tracks
Clare welcomes saxophonist Colin Skinner and his wife Nicole to the studio.

Lionel Hampton Sweethearts On Parade
Duke Ellington Peanut Brittle Brigade
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra Moon Faced and Starry Eyed
Joe Williams Everyday I Have The Blues
Stan Kenton Jump For Joe
Mel Tormé On Green Dolphin Street
Claude Thornhill Five Brothers
Gerry Mulligan Sax Appeal
Humphrey Lyttelton Doin' The Rounds
Count Basie The Midnight Sun Never Sets
Dave Tull The Minutes Pass Like Hours When You Sing
Carlo Krahmer's Chicagoans Sugar
Kay Starr It's The First Time I've Given My Heart
Fletcher Henderson Hotter Than Hell
Ted Heath Night And Day
Colin Skinner Big Band This Old Man
Ray Starita and His Ambassador's Club Band Wake Up, Chillun, Wake Up
Skelton and Skinner All Stars Tico Tico
Allison Neale I Wished on the Moon
Jay Corre The Beat Goes On
Sunday 31st May 2015
Clare Teal
Leo Green
22 / 23 Tracks
Clare is joined in the studio by son of Benny and fellow Radio 2 presenter Leo Green.

Christina Aguilera Candyman
Harry Connick, Jr. Come By Me
Nancy Wilson What A Little Moonlight Can Do
Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band Watermelon Man
Rosemary Clooney I've Got You Under My Skin
Anita O'Day Ten Cents A Dance
King Curtis Night Train
Matt Monro Till The End Of Time
Anthony Strong On A Clear Day
Jane Horrocks Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Chris Barber's Jazz Band The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
Dakota Staton My Babe
Jimmy Smith The Ape Woman
The Clyde Valley Stompers Bill Bailey
Claude Thornhill Pop Goes The Weasel
Stan Kenton and His Orchestra Love For Sale
Chick Henderson You Go To My Head
Jonathan and Darlene Edwards Tip Toe Through The Tulips
Keely Smith Without A Song
Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band St. James Infirmary
Sidney Bechet Revolutionary Blues
Johnny Keating Orchestra Thistle Swing
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Anitra's Dance
Sunday 19th April 2015
Geoffrey Smith's Jazz
Lee Konitz
9 / 11 Tracks
Saluting alto saxophonist Lee Konitz, who came to fame with Miles Davis and Stan Kenton.

Miles Davis Move
Lee Konitz I Remember You
Lee Konitz Struttin' With Some Barbecue
Lee Konitz Quintet Figure And Spirit
Stan Kenton Lover Man
Lee Konitz Lullaby Of Birdland
Claude Thornhill Yardbird Suite
Gerry Mulligan Too Marvellous For Words
Lee Konitz Dearth of a Nation
Lee Konitz Blues For Bird
Lennie Tristano Quintet Subconcious Lee
Sunday 20th July 2014
Clare Teal
Georgina Jackson
18 / 23 Tracks
Clare welcomes jazz singer and trumpeter Georgina Jackson to the studio.

The Andrews Sisters Shoo Shoo Baby
Count Basie I Can't Stop Loving You
Frank Sinatra The Lady Is A Tramp
Nelson Riddle Mean To Me
Joe Jackson We The Cats (Shall Hep Ya)
Duke Ellington Daybreak Express
The BBC Big Band Let's Dance
The BBC Big Band Begin The Beguine
Lena Horne On A Wonderful Day Like Today
Perry Como To Know You Is To Love You
Vera Lynn Somewhere In France With You
Vic Damone Ebb Tide
Ray Anthony Big Band Boogie
Tony Crombie Basie Talks
Glenn Miller Measure For Measure
Tony Crombie Beryl's Bounce
Tony Osborne Roundabout (The Windows Of Paris)
Claude Thornhill Mambo Nothing
Ron Goodwin That Riviera Touch
Huey Morgan Fly Me To The Moon
Leo Green Ballad Medley
Metropole Orkest My Flame Burns Blue (Blood Count)
Boz Scaggs Sophisticated Lady
Sunday 22nd June 2014
Clare Teal
Eddi Reader
19 / 22 Tracks
Clare welcomes former Fairground Attraction singer Eddi Reader to the studio.

Amy Winehouse Love Is A Losing Game
Sidney Bechet Petite Fleur
Alvino Rey Tiger Rag
Dean Martin You're Nobody Till Somebody Loves You
Eddi Reader I'll Never Be The Same
Ella Fitzgerald Ridin' High
Harry Arnold The Midnight Sun Never Sets
Jones-Smith Incorporated Shoe Shine Boy
The BBC Big Band Cotton Tail
Casa Loma Orchestra Smoke Rings
Dickie Valentine A Blossom Fell
The BBC Big Band Down South Camp Meeting
Billy May Moonlight Becomes You
Alice Babs Min Van Spiken (Lean Baby)
Carmen McRae Falling In Love With Love
The Glenn Miller Orchestra Limehouse Blues
Chick Henderson Blue Orchids
Ralph Flanagan My Hero
Claude Thornhill O Sole Mio
Jools Holland Lets Pretend There's A Moon
Mel Torm Swingin On The Moon
Eydie Gorm Melodie D'Amour
Sunday 29th December 2013
Stuart Maconie's Freakier Zone
Freaky Festive Mix
12 / 17 Tracks
Graham Massey provides an eerily festive mix - warm your soul with this wintry treat.

Melt Yourself Down Release
Vow Naam
Fat White Family Heaven On Earth
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Northern Lights
Joe Zawinul In A Silent Way
Bernard Herrmann The Ghost
Rahsaan Roland Kirk Christmas Song
Carpenters O come, O come Emmanuel
Ralph Vaughan Williams Distant Glacier
Alex North Trip To The Moon
Claude Thornhill Snowfall
Peter Warlock The Curlew
Wiggy Vignol
Massonix Feast Of Steven
Massonix Herald Angel
Massonix Rylands Nocturne
Andreas Werliin The Harmonist
Sunday 4th August 2013
Clare Teal
More Arrangers
10 / 11 Tracks
Clare plays the work of four arrangers - Jerry Gray, Sy Oliver, Pete Rugolo and Gil Evans.

Claude Thornhill Robbins? Nest
Gil Evans King Porter Stomp
Artie Shaw Oh! Lady Be Good
Tommy Dorsey Opus Number One
Glenn Miller I Dreamt I Dwelt in Harlem
Sy Oliver For Dancers Only
Stan Kenton Artistry in Bolero
Claude Thornhill Arab Dance
Jerry Gray Begin the Beguine
Pete Rugolo Fawncy Meeting You
Jerry Gray Re-Stringing the Pearls
Sunday 12th May 2013
Geoffrey Smith's Jazz
Gil Evans
9 / 10 Tracks
Geoffrey Smith picks personal favourites from arranger-composer Gil Evans's work.

Miles Davis My Ship
Miles Davis Moon Dreams
Louis Armstrong No One Else But You
Miles Davis Prayer (Oh Doctor Jesus)
Gil Evans Sunken Treasure
Gil Evans The Barbara Song
Gil Evans Struttin? with Some Barbecue
Claude Thornhill Sorta Kinda
Claude Thornhill Yardbird Suite
Gil Evans Murder by Numbers
Sunday 17th March 2013
Clare Teal
The Birds and the Bees
13 / 14 Tracks
Clare welcomes in spring with her theme this week, the Birds and the Bees.

Count Basie Flight Of the Foo Birds
Claude Thornhill Robbin?s Nest
Harry James Flight Of The Bumble Bee
Count Basie Whirly-Bird
Woody Herman Goosey Gander
Gene Krupa Bird House
Lionel Hampton Buzzin? Around With The Bee
Henry Mancini Hot Canary
Quincy Jones Bird Brain
Les Brown The Swan Swings
Buddy Rich Yardbird Suite
Skip Martin Bye Bye Blackbird
Ralph Marterie Bumble Boogie
Lena Horne Sleeping Bee
Sunday 3rd March 2013
Clare Teal
Keyboard Kings
10 / 13 Tracks
Clare turns the spotlight on the piano-playing band leaders such as Claude Thornhill.

Harry Connick, Jr. It Had To Be You
Earl Hines The Earl
Fletcher Henderson Stealin? Apples
Gil Evans Joy Spring
Claude Bolling Duke On My Mind
Claude Thornhill Polka Dots And Moonbeams
Duke Pearson Ready When You Are CB
Jay McShann You Say Forward I?ll March
The Kenny Clarke - Francy Boland Big Band Love For Sale
Thilo Wolf Why You
Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band That?s How We Roll
Kurt Edelhagen Blues From ?An American In Paris?
Marty Paich Younger Than Springtime/Surrey With The Fringe On Top
Wednesday 14th November 2012
Composer of the Week
Big Band, Big Band Bebop
9 / 18 Tracks
Donald Macleod and trumpeter Guy Barker explore the birth of big band bebop.

Billy Eckstine I Love the rhythm in a riff
Dizzy Gillespie One bass hit
Dizzy Gillespie Things to Come
Dizzy Gillespie Groovin' high
Boyd Raeburn Boyd meets Stravinsky
Billy Eckstine Cool Breeze
Tadd Dameron Stop Look and Listen
Claude Thornhill Snowfall
Billy Eckstine It ain't like that
Sunday 4th March 2012
Clare Teal
9 / 15 Tracks
Clare Teal with the best in big band sounds from the 1930s to the present day.

Duke Ellington Chelsea Bridge
Glenn Miller Stardust
Henry Mancini C Jam Blues
Gil Evans Angel
Gene Krupa Mulligan Stew
Claude Thornhill Jeru
Ted Heath & His Music Hot Toddy
Benny Carter March Wind
Claude Thornhill Arab Dance
Buddy Bregman One O?Clock Jump
Ralph Flanagan Melody of the Breeze
Buddy Bregman Take the A Train
Gerry Mulligan Ide?s Side
Benny Goodman with Helen Ward You Turned the Tables on Me
Pasadena Roof Orchestra Jungle Nights in Harlem