America Dances

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of July 30, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


5229. America Dances. July 6, 1938. CBS net. Sustaining. Jimmy Rushing (vocal), Count Basie and His Orchestra. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93508. America Dances. July 15, 1939. CBS net origination for the BBC. Sustaining. A band remote from The Famous Door, New York City. The program may also have been heard in the United States over CBS. The first tune is, "Swingin' The Blues." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Helen Humes (vocal), Jimmy Rushing (vocal), John Harper (announcer). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28194. America Dances. July 19, 1939. CBS net origination, BBC broadcast. A band remote from Roseland, New York City. The first tune is, "Shorty George." Frank Sinatra, Connie Haines (vocal), Jack Palmer (vocal), Harry James and His Orchestra, Larry Elliott (announcer). 29:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94225. America Dances. August 18, 1939. CBS net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "I Found A New Baby." Adele Girard, Eddie Condon, Marty Marsala, Davey Tough, Joe Marsala and His Orchestra, Bob Freeman. 28:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78397. America Dances. 1940. CBS net for the BBC. The first tune is, "Over The Waves." Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, Ray Bauduc, Jess Stacy, Bob Haggart, Billy Butterfield, Marion Mann (vocal), Irving Fazola, John Allen Wolfe (announcer), Eddie Miller. 29:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

108421. America Dances. June 10, 1940. CBS net origination for the BBC. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Ko-Ko." The announcer mentions the closing theme as, "The East St. Louis Toodle-oo;" it was actually, "Never No Lament." Duke Ellington and His Orchestra, Ivie Anderson (vocal), Ben Webster (tenro sax), Cootie Williams (trumpet), Jimmy Blanton (bass), Rex Stewart (trumpet), John Hundley (? announcer). 29:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 6 programs.