The American Melody Hour

Copyright 2016, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of February 01, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


18478. The American Melody Hour. June 6, 1944. CBS net. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin. 7:30 P.M. The first tune is, "Long Ago and Far Away." The program is interrupted fifteen minutes into the show for a BBC report with eyewitness invasion accounts and late news. "The songs of the day so you know them all, sing them all yourself." Eileen Farrell, Remo Bolognini (violin), The Knightsbridge Chorus, The American Melody Orchestra, Frank Black (conductor), Frank Hummert (creator), Anne Hummert (creator), Bob Hannon, Evelyn MacGregor. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6479. The American Melody Hour. May 8, 1945. CBS net. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin. 7:30 P.M. The first selection is, "Bell Bottom Trousers." Bob Hannon, Evelyn MacGregor, Remo Bolognini (violin), The Knightsbridge Chorus, Jane Pickens (guest), Howard Claney (announcer), Frank Black (conductor), Frank Hummert (creator), Anne Hummert (creator). 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

77284. The American Melody Hour. October 1, 1947. CBS net. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin, Lyon's Toothpaste. The first tune is, "I Wish I Didn't Love You So." The system cue is partially deleted. Frank Black (conductor), Howard Claney (announcer), Ford Bond (commercial spokesman), Frank Hummert (creator, producer), Bob Hannon, Evelyn MacGregor, Anne Hummert (creator), Anne Hummert (producer), Remo Bolognini (violin), The Knightsbridge Chorus, The American Melody Orchestra. 30:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

77285. The American Melody Hour. October 8, 1947. CBS net. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin, Lyon's Toothpaste. The first tune is, "The Old Spanish Trail." Bob Hannon, Evelyn MacGregor, The Knightsbridge Chorus, The American Melody Orchestra, Remo Bolognini (violin), Stanley McClelland, Frank Black (conductor), Frank Hummert (producer), Anne Hummert (producer), Ford Bond (commercial spokesman), Howard Claney (announcer). 30:16. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

77286. The American Melody Hour. October 15, 1947. CBS net. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin, Lyon's Toothpaste. The first tune is, "All Of Me." Howard Claney (announcer), Remo Bolognini (violin), Ford Bond (commercial spokesman), Frank Hummert (producer), Bob Hannon, Evelyn MacGregor, The Knightsbridge Chorus, The American Melody Orchestra, Anne Hummert (producer), Frank Black (conductor). 29:35. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

77287. The American Melody Hour. November 26, 1947. CBS net. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin, Lyon's Toothpaste. The first tune is, "You Do." The similarity of this program to "Manhattan Merry-Go-Round" is made stronger while listening to the closing theme, which is the same as the "Manhattan" program. Bob Hannon, Evelyn MacGregor, The Knightsbridge Chorus, The American Melody Orchestra, Howard Claney (announcer), Ford Bond (commercial spokesman), Anne Hummert (producer), Remo Bolognini (violin), Frank Black (conductor), Frank Hummert (producer). 29:53. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

77288. The American Melody Hour. December 3, 1947. CBS net. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin, Lyon's Toothpaste. The first tune is, "The Serenade Of The Bells." Bob Hannon, Evelyn MacGregor, The Knightsbridge Chorus, The American Melody Orchestra, Remo Bolognini (violin), Howard Claney (announcer), Ford Bond (commercial spokesman), Frank Hummert (producer), Anne Hummert (producer), Frank Black (conductor). 30:26. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

77289. The American Melody Hour. December 10, 1947. CBS net. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin, Lyon's Toothpaste. The first tune is, "And Mimi." Evelyn MacGregor, The Knightsbridge Chorus, The American Melody Orchestra, Howard Claney (announcer), Ford Bond (commercial spokesman), Frank Black (conductor), Bob Hannon, Frank Hummert (producer), Anne Hummert (producer), Remo Bolognini (violin). 30:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

77290. The American Melody Hour. December 17, 1947. CBS net. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin, Lyon's Toothpaste. The first tune is, "So Far." The Knightsbridge Chorus, The American Melody Orchestra, Remo Bolognini (violin), Frank Hummert (producer), Anne Hummert (producer), Howard Claney (announcer), Ford Bond (commercial spokesman), Frank Black (conductor), Bob Hannon, Evelyn MacGregor. 29:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

77291. The American Melody Hour. December 24, 1947. CBS net. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin, Lyon's Toothpaste. A special Christmas program. The first tune is, "Come All Ye Faithful" and "Gather 'Round The Christmas Tree." Bob Hannon, Evelyn MacGregor, The Knightsbridge Chorus, The American Melody Orchestra, Remo Bolognini (violin), Howard Claney (announcer), Ford Bond (commercial spokesman), Frank Hummert (producer), Anne Hummert (producer), Donald Dame (guest), Frank Black (conductor). 29:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

Report contains 10 programs.