The All-Star Parade Of Bands

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of April 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


95433. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. March 10, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Cafe Rouge Of The Hotel Statler, New York City. The first tune is, "The Bells Of St. Mary's." Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra, Radcliff Hall (announcer), Lynn Roberts (vocal), Johnny Amoroso (vocal), Gordon Polk (vocal). 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95434. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. May 23, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Cafe Rouge of The Hotel Statler, New York City. The first tune is, "All Of Me." Billy May and His Orchestra, Ben Grauer (announcer), The Encores. 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95435. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 6, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Tabu." The system cue is not heard. Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), The Four Freshman. 30:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95436. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 13, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Frivolous Sal." Sal Salvador (guitar), Chris Connor (vocal), Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer). 30:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95437. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 19, 1953. NBC net, WMC, Memphis origination. Sustaining. A band remote from The Magnolia Roof of The Hotel Claridge, Memphis. The first tune is, "Sentimental Baby." The Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Lynn Roberts (vocal), Johnny Amoroso (vocal), Gordon Polk (vocal), Dorothy Crew (? vocal). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95438. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 20, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Swing House." Bob Bridges (trombone), Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Chris Connor (vocal), Sal Salvador (guitar). 30:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95439. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 26, 1953. NBC net, WMC, Memphis origination. Sustaining. A band remote from The Magnolia Roof of The Hotel Claridge, Memphis. The first tune is, "Sentimental Melancholy." The Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Lynn Roberts (vocal), Johnny Amoroso (vocal), Gordon Polk (vocal), Jim Key (? announcer). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95440. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 27, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Young Blood." Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Lee Konitz (alto), Frank Rosolino (trombone). 30:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95441. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 3, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from the Terrace Room of The Statler Hotel, Los Angeles. The first tune is, "Siboney." Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra, Juan Manuel (vocal). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95442. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 4, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Fascinating Rhythm." Bob Burgess (trombone), Pete Condoli (? trumpet), Chris Connor (vocal), Sal Salvador (guitar), Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95443. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 10, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Terrace of The Statler Hotel, Los Angeles. The first tune is, "Cugat, Rockin' The Mambo." Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra, Juan Manuel (vocal). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95444. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 11, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Blue Note, Chicago. The first tune is, "Love Is Just Around The Corner." The George Shearing Quintet, Lee Bennett (announcer). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95445. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 18, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Bluenote, Chicago. The first tune is, "Little White Lies." The George Shearing Quintet, Jim Lowe (announcer). 29:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95446. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 25, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Blue Note, Chicago. The first tune is, "Take The A Train." Duke Ellington and His Orchestra, Ray Nance (vocal, trumpet), Paul Gonsalves, Jimmy Grissom (vocal), Jim Lowe (announcer). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95447. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. August 8, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The second tune is, "Embraceable You." Billy Eckstine sings during the second half of the program. The Bud Powell Trio, Billy Eckstine, Fred Collins (announcer), George Duvivier (bass), Art Taylor (drums). 29:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95448. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. August 14, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Blue Note, Chicago. The first tune is, "'Round The Mulberry Bush." A unique sound...with a kazoo section! The Sauter-Finegan Orchestra, Greg Donovan (announcer), Sally Sweetland (vocal), Andy Roberts (vocal). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95449. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. August 15, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Boo Dol" (?). Billy Eckstine sings during the second half of the program. The Bud Powell Trio, Billy Eckstine, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95450. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. August 21, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Blue Note, Chicago. The first tune is, "Moonlight On The Ganges." The Sauter-Finegan Orchestra, Sally Sweetland (vocal), Andy Roberts (vocal), Bill Griskey (announcer). 29:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95451. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. August 28, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from the Hotel El Rancho Vegas, Las Vegas. The first tune is, "Don't Be That Way." Harry James and His Orchestra. 29:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95452. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. August 29, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Terrace Room of The Hotel Statler, Los Angeles. The first tune is, "Siboney." Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra, Juan Manuel (vocal), Arthur Jacobson (director), John Storm (announcer). 29:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95453. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. September 5, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Terrace Room of The Hotel Statler, Los Angeles. The first tune is, "Cugat Rocking The Mambo." The first 15:30 of the program only. Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra, Juan Manuel (vocal). 15:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

95454. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. September 7, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Ramona Room of Hotel Last Frontier, Las Vegas. The first tune is, "Dry Bones." The Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Lynn Roberts (vocal), Gordon Polk (vocal), Johnny Amoroso (vocal). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95455. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. September 12, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Blue Note, Chicago. The first tune is, "Tweedle-Dee, Tweedle-Dum." The Sauter-Finegan Orchestra, Sally Sweetland (vocal), Andy Roberts (vocal), Greg Donovan (announcer). 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95456. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. September 14, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Steel Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey. The first tune is, "I've Got You Under My Skin." Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (Announcer), Buddy Childers (trumpet), Bob Burgess (trombone), Sal Salvador (guitar), Frank Rosolino (trombone). 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95457. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. September 21, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Steel Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey. The first tune is, "23 Degrees North, 82 Degrees West." Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Lee Konitz (sax), Buddy Childers, Zoot Sims. 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95458. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. September 28, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune is, "Perdido." Ralph Marterie and His Orchestra, Mary Reagan (vocal), Frankie Mann (vocal), John Wald (announcer). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95459. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. October 5, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune, "In The Hall Of The Mountain King." Ralph Marterie and His Orchestra, John Wald (announcer), Mary Reagan (vocal), Frankie Mann (vocal). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95460. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. October 12, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune is, "Ramona." Les Brown and His Orchestra, Ray Sims (vocal), Butch Stone (vocal), Jo Ann Greer (vocal), Stumpy Brown (vocal), John Wald (announcer). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95461. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. October 26, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune is, "Brown's Little Jug." Les Brown and His Orchestra, Ray Sims (vocal), Stumpy Brown (vocal), Jo Ann Greer (vocal), Butch Stone (vocal), John Wald (announcer). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95462. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. November 2, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune is, "Jersey Bounce." Ray Anthony and His Orchestra, Tommy Mercer (vocal), Marcy Miller (vocal), Leroy Anthony (baritone sax), John Storm (announcer). 29:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95463. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. November 9, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune is, "Jersey Bounce." Ray Anthony and His Orchestra, John Storm (announcer), Tommy Mercer (vocal), Marcy Miller (vocal), Leroy Anthony (baritone sax). 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95464. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. November 16, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune is, "Dragnet." Ray Anthony and His Orchestra, Tommy Mercer (vocal), Marcy Miller (vocal), John Storm (announcer). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95465. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. November 23, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune is, "The Man On The Beat." Ray Anthony and His Orchestra, Tommy Mercer (vocal), Marcy Miller (vocal), Leroy Anthony (baritone sax), Vincent Pelletier (announcer). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95466. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. November 30, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Ramona Room of Last Frontier Hotel, Las Vegas. The first tune is, "Siboney." Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra, Juan Manuel (vocal), George O'Neill (? announcer). 29:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95467. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. December 7, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune is, "High Noon." Billy May and His Orchestra, The Encores, John Storm (announcer), Howard Wiley (director). 29:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

95468. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. December 21, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune is, "From The Land Of The Sky Blue Waters." Billy May and His Orchestra, The Encores, John Laing (announcer), Howard Wiley (director). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95469. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. December 28, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Hollywood Palladium. The first tune is, "My Silent Love." Billy May and His Orchestra, The Encores, John Storm (announcer), Howard Wiley (director). 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95471. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. January 4, 1954. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Ramona Room of Hotel Last Frontier, Las Vegas. The first tune is, "You, You, You." Sammy mentions that this is the band's first visit to Las Vegas. He likes it very much. Sammy Kaye and His Orchestra, The Three Kayedettes (vocal), Jeffrey Clay (vocal), George Corneal (? announcer), Greg Gilhart (? engineer). 29:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95472. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. January 11, 1954. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Sweets." Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Bill Russo, Bob Burgess, Lee Konitz. 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95473. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. January 18, 1954. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Fascinating Rhythm." Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Radcliff Hall (announcer), Buddy Childers (trumpet), Don Dennis (trumpet), Sal Salvador (guitar). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95474. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. January 25, 1954. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Fascinating Rhythm." Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Frank Rosolino (trombone), Bill Russo, Zoot Sims (tenor sax), Buddy Childers. 29:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20311. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The date is approximate. Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer). 13 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpt.

94781. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. May 7, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Basin Street, New York City. The first tune is, "Shadrach." Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra, Barney Bigard, Trummy Young, Billy Kyle, Arvell Shaw, Barrett Deans, Velma Middleton (vocal). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95477. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. May 14, 1955. NBC net. Sponsored by: Sustainin. A band remote from Basin Street, New York City. The first tune is, "Struttin' With Some Barbecue." Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Arvell Shaw (bass), Billy Kyle (piano), Trummy Young (trombone, vocal), Merrit Deems (? drums). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95478. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. May 21, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Basin Street, New York City. The first tune is, "Stompin' At The Savoy." Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Farah Deems (? drums), Barney Bigard (clarinet), Arvell Shaw (bass), Billy Kyle (piano), Trummy Young (trombone), Velma Middleton (vocal). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95479. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. May 28, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Basin Street, New York City. The first tune is, "The Royal Garden Blues." Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Arvell Shaw (bass), Trummy Young (trombone), Barney Bigard (clarinet), Merritt Deems (drums), Billy Kyle (piano), Velma Middleton. 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95505. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 4, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Sardi's in Hollywood. The first tune is, "Opus In Chartreuse." Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Joe Adams (announcer), Mel Lewis (drums), Don Kelly (bass trombone). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95480. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 4, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A double band remote from Birdland. The first tune (Errol Garner) is, "Love For Sale." The first tune (Perez Prado) is, "Cherry Pink." The Errol Garner Trio, Perez Prado and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95481. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 6, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Chi Chi Club, New York City. The first tune is, "Let's Get Away From It All." The program is preceded by an interesting promotional announcement for "Monitor," which is beginning this Sunday. The Matt Dennis Trio, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95482. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 10, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Chi Chi Club, New York City. The first tune is, "We Belong Together." The Matt Dennis Trio, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95506. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 11, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Sardi's in Hollywood. The first tune is, "Take Back Your Mink." Les Brown and His Orchestra, Jo Ann Greer (vocal), Stumpy Brown (vocal), Butch Stone (vocal), Joe Adams (announcer). 29:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95483. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 11, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Soft Drink." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Fred West (tenor sax), Joe Newman (trumpet), Frank Foster, Marshall Royal (alto sax), Bill Hughes, Frank West (flute), Thad Jones (trumpet), Joe Williams (vocal). 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95484. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 13, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Chi Chi Club, New York City. The first tune is, "We Belong Together." The Matt Dennis Trio, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95507. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 18, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "The Surrey With The Fringe On Top." Beverly Kenney, Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95485. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 20, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Chi Chi Club, New York City. The first tune is, "I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself A Letter." The Matt Dennis Trio, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95486. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 27, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Chi Chi Club, New York City. The first tune is, "Somebody Loves Me." The Matt Dennis Trio, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95487. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 11, 1955. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Young Blood." Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Ann Richards (vocal), Mel Lewis (drums). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95488. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. January 2, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Didn't You." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Henry Coker (trombone), Benny Powell (trombone), Joe Williams (vocal). 22:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

95489. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. January 9, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Cherry Point." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Frank Foster (tenor sax), Thad Jones (trumpet), Frank West (sax), Henry Coker (trombone), Joe Williams (vocal), Ed Jones (bass), Freddy Green, Sonny Paine (drums). 29:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95490. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. January 16, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Young Blood." Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Bob Fitzpatrick (trombone), Bill Perkins (sax). 29:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95491. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. January 23, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Stompin' At The Savoy." Fred confuses the band at the start of the show. Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Bob Fitzpatrick (trombone), Don Kelly (bass trombone). 28:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95492. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. January 30, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Move." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Frank West (tenor sax), Ed Jones (bass), Marshall Royal (alto sax), Frank Foster (tenor sax), Joe Williams (vocal), Joe Newman (trumpet), Sonny Paine (drums), Freddy Green (guitar). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95493. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. February 6, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "April In Paris." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Benny Powell (trombone), Thad Jones (trumpet), Frank West (flute), Frank Foster (tenor sax), Joe Williams (vocal), Henry Coker (trombone). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95494. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. February 13, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Cameo, New York City. The first tune is, "Route 66" (which was written by Bobby Troup). The Bobby Troup Trio, Julie London, Fred Collins (announcer). 28:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95495. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. February 27, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Cameo, New York City. The first tune is, "Yes Sir, That's My Baby." The Bobby Troup Trio, Julie London, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95496. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. March 5, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Cameo, New York City. The first tune is, "The Man I Love." Frances Faye, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95497. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. March 12, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Just One Of Those Things." Carmen McCrea, Fred Collins (announcer), The Australian Jazz Quintet. 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95498. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. March 19, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Bleep, Blop Blues." In the audience, Fred identifies: The Gaylords, Atlas Powell, Billy Ekstine. Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Frank West (tenor sax), Joe Newman (trumpet), Thad Jones (trumpet), Marshall Royal (alto sax), Frank West (sax), Frank Foster (sax), Joe Williams (vocal), Freddy Green (guitar), Sonny Paine (drums), Ed Jones (bass). 29:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95499. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. April 2, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Sixteen Men Wingin'." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Freddy Green (guitar), Frank West (tenor sax), Joe Newman (trumpet), Thad Jones (trumpet), Joe Williams (vocal), Frank Foster (tenor sax), Charlie Fowkes (? baritone sax), Billy Graham, Marshall Royal, Ed Jones (bass), Sonny Paine (drums), Benny Powell (trombone), Henry Coker, Bill Hughes. 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95500. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. April 23, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Sardi's in Hollywood. The first tune is, "Get Off My Bach." The George Shearing Sextet, Johnny Ray (vibraphone), Armando Carasa (conga drum), Al McKibbon (? bass), Bill Clark (drums), John Tillman (guitar), Joe Adams (announcer). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95501. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. May 7, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Composer, New York City. The first tune is, "I Only Have Eyes For You." The Billy Taylor Trio, Eddie Heywood, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95502. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. May 14, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Sardi's in Hollywood. The first tune is, "Perdido." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Joe Williams (vocal), Frank Parker, Frank West, Joe Adams (announcer). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95503. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. May 21, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Sardi's in Hollywood. The first tune is, "The Nearness Of You." The program is referred to as just, "The All-Star Parade," possibly because there was really no band involved. Sarah Vaughan, Joe Adams (announcer), Fred Collins (promotional announcement for "X Minus One"). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95504. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. May 28, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Sardi's in Hollywood. The first tune is, "April In Paris." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Frank Foster, Marshall Royal, Sarah Vaughan, Joe Williams (vocal), Joe Adams (announcer). 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95508. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. June 25, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Little Pony." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Frank Foster (tenor sax), Marshall Royal (alto sax), Joe Williams (vocal), Frank West (flute, tenor sax). 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95509. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 2, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Sixteen Men Wingin'." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Frank Foster (tenor sax), Henry Coker (trombone), Joe Newman (trumpet), Charlie Fowkes (? baritone sax), Marshall Royal (alto sax), Billy Graham (alto sax), Frank West (tenor sax, flute), Benny Powell (trombone), Bill Hughes (trombone), Wendell Cully (trumpet), Thad Jones (trumpet), Renald Jones (trumpet), Sonny Paine (drums), Freddy Green (guitar), Ed Jones (bass), Joe Williams (vocal). 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95510. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 9, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Sardi's in Hollywood. The first tune is, "The Dripper." Louis Jordan and His Tympani Five, Joe Adams (announcer), Rex Middleton and The Hi Fis, Dotty Smith (vocal). 29:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95511. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 16, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Sardi's in Hollywood. The first tune is, "Lady Be Good." Louis Jordan and His Tympani Five, Joe Adams (announcer), Rex Middleton and The Hi Fis, Dotty Smith (vocal). 29:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95512. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 23, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Composer, New York City. The first tune is, "They Can't Take That Away From Me." The Sal Farlow Trio, The Marian McPartland Trio, Fred Collins (announcer). 29:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95513. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. July 30, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Composer, New York City. The first tune is, "Honeysuckle Rose." The Marian McPartland Trio, Fred Collins (announcer), The Sal Farlow Trio. 29:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95514. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. August 6, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Sixteen Men Wingin'." The band place a complete, "Lullaby Of Birdland." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Joe Newman, Frank Foster, Marshall Royal, Henry Coker, Ernie Wilkins, Joe Williams (vocal). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95515. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. August 20, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York City. The first tune is, "Didn't You." Count Basie and His Orchestra, Fred Collins (announcer), Frank West (flute), Joe Newman (trumpet), Ed Jones (bass), Joe Williams (vocal). 29:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95516. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. October 17, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Arabian Room of The Dunes Hotel, Las Vegas. The first tune is, "What Is There To Say?" Joe Adams makes an excellent band remote announcer. Les Baxter and His Orchestra, Joe Adams (announcer). 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95517. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. October 24, 1956. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from The Dunes Hotel, Las Vegas. The first tune is, "From This Moment On." Les Brown and His Orchestra, Joe Adams (announcer), Matt Utall (? alto sax), Stumpy Brown (vocal), Roy Mane (? trombone), Bobby Stiles (trumpet), Jo Ann Greer (vocal), Bill Austin (? tenor sax). 24:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20314. The All-Star Parade Of Bands. NBC net. Sustaining. A band remote from Birdland, New York. The first selection is, "Why Not?" Count Basie and His Orchestra, Joe Williams (vocal), Thad Jones, Fred Collins (announcer). 28 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

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