Playlists with tracks by Matt Dennis

Saturday 3rd August 2019
Jazz Record Requests
9 / 12 Tracks
Jazz records from across the genre, as requested by Radio 3 listeners.

Duke Ellington Caravan
Duke Ellington Mood Indigo
Jelly Roll Morton Shreveport Stomp
Cal Tjader Mamblues
William Christopher Handy St Louis Blues
Matt Dennis Everything Happens To Me
Albert Ammons Shout for Joy
Oscar Peterson Hogtown Blues
Roy Hargrove Strasbourg St Denis
Sunshine I Got a Guy
Cole Porter It’s All Right With Me
Jay Gorney Brother Can You Spare A Dime
Sunday 4th January 2015
Don Black
15 / 16 Tracks
The award-winning lyricist presents a selection of iconic songs.

Frank Sinatra You Make Me Feel So Young
Marlene Dietrich Falling In Love Again
Nat King Cole For All We Know
Scott Walker Best Of Both Worlds
Sammy Davis Jr. That Old Black Magic
Gogi Grant Don't Ever Leave Me
Blossom Dearie Thou Swell
Louis Jourdan Gigi
Vic Damone Change Partners
Dinah Washington Sometimes I'm Happy
Billy Eckstine Love Is The Tender Trap
Matt Monro Sarah's Coming Home
The Andrews Sisters (I've Got A Gal In) Kalamazoo
Matt Dennis Let's Put The Lights Out
Judy Garland I Feel A Song Coming IN
Vera Lynn A Nightigale Sang In Berkeley Square
Sunday 11th August 2013
Russell Davies
11 / 11 Tracks
Russell Davies with music from 1927 to the latest Madeleine Peyroux.

Madeleine Peyroux Take These Chains From My Heart
The Kingston Trio Sloop John B.
Peggy Lee ?Deed I Do
Frank Sinatra Let?s Get Away From It All
Jo Stafford There?s No You
The Four Freshmen Their Hearts Were Full Of Spring
Mark Murphy T?ain?t No Sin
Matt Dennis Everything Happens To Me
The Four Preps Down By The Station
Jack Teagarden and His Orchestra Muddy River Blues
Marge Dodson Sand In My Shoes
Sunday 4th November 2012
Russell Davies
2 / 10 Tracks
On the eve of the US presidential election, Russell looks for apt references in songs.

Ella Fitzgerald Cry Me A River
Matt Dennis Give Her A Kiss
Sarah Vaughan It?s All In The Mind
The Mills Brothers F.D.R.Jones
Dinah Shore It?s All In The Game
Eydie Gormé You?re Nobody Till Somebody Loves You
Irving Aaronson and His Commanders Crazy Words, Crazy Tune
Mary Cleere Haran I?ll See You In C-U-B-A
Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra A White House Of Our Own
Paul Whiteman's Rhythm Boys Wa-Da-Da
Sunday 22nd April 2012
Russell Davies
4 / 12 Tracks
Russell Davies celebrates the art, craft and inspiration of the popular song.

Anita O'Day No Moon At All
June Christy My Ship
Rosemary Clooney Everything Happens To Me
Patti Page Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me
Ray Noble Orchestra W. Al Bowlly On A Steamer Coming Over
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra & Singers Let?s Get Away From It All
Ziggy Elman Orchestra W. Virginia Maxey, Vcl And The Angels Sing
Billy Murray & The American Quartet Moonlight Bay
Lu Watters & His Yerba Buena Band I Wish I Was In Peoria
Matt Dennis Where Do We Go From Here?
Matt Dennis & Virginia Maxey We Belong Together
Maude Maggart Alexander?s Ragtime Band
Monday 18th July 2011
Michael Parkinson: My Favourite Things
12 / 15 Tracks
Sir Michael Parkinson celebrates the very best in songwriting and performance.

Paul Simon You Can Call Me Al
Paul Simon 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
Paul Simon Rewrite
Paul Simon Train In The Distance
Frank Sinatra Angel Eyes
Natalie Cole I'm Glad There Is You
Ben Webster Pennies From Heaven
Blossom Dearie It Amazes Me
Irene Kral When I Look In Your Eyes
Johnny Hartman I Should Care
Ella Fitzgerald Laura
Matt Dennis Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Wilson, Nancy With George Shearing Quartet The Things We Did Last Summer
Woody Herman & His Orchestra My Favourite Things
Lou Rawls I Ain't Got Nothing But The Blues