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As with individual preferences, certain orchestras are better represented than others. Thus, Cab Calloway has 16 tracks here, while Charlie Barnet only one; the Glenn Miller aggregation's 11 sides are offset by Les Brown's lone selection, and so on. There's no liner notes, and no running times.
What's here though is plenty of terrific big band music by a full dozen famous units. Sound quality varies from acceptable to very good. A fine set for lovers of shellac and vinyl big band music. One person found this helpful. It was one of the first successful examples of American television broadcasting, remembered as the show that gave Milton Berle the nickname "Mr.
We the People The hosts on this interview program chatted with celebrities, …. The hosts on this interview program chatted with celebrities, politicians and regular Americans with interesting lives. People who had overcome some sort of adversity or faced a challenge were often featured. We, The People began on radio in and continued to be heard there; this was the first series to be simulcast on television and radio.
This simulcast situation continued through the summer of The original host was voice-over announcer Dwight Weist before actor Dan Seymour took over the job in The information here has been gleaned from magazines and newspapers of the era, as well as the personal papers of the show's director, Preston Wood. Bandleader Cab Calloway is tiring of his sexy girlfriend Minnie, who in turn is jealous of Cab's manager Nettie.
When Nettie gets Cab a job at the Brass Hat Club, Minnie retaliates for his imagined infidelity by setting gangster Boss Mason, owner of a rival club, against him. Will she regret her action before it's too late? This plot resolves halfway through the film; the rest is a series of 'soundies' featuring the Calloway band's inimitable jive. All-black cast. Chris Calloway Chris Calloway was an actor, singer and musician.
Sensations of Father and son press agents fail to see things eye to eye, in the …. Father and son press agents fail to see things eye to eye, in the final screen appearance of comedian W.
Stormy Weather The relationship between an aspiring dancer and a …. The relationship between an aspiring dancer and a popular songstress provides a retrospective of the great African American entertainers of the early s. Meet the Maestros This Paramount Headliner is a compilation short with clips …. This Paramount Headliner is a compilation short with clips from five previous Headliner shorts. Isham Jones and his band leads off with a swing arrangement of the 'Second Hungarian Rhapsody"; Next comes Phil Spitalny's all-girl chorus and orchestraPhil the exception doing "Dinah"; Russ Morgan breaks out his trombone and his orchestra joins him on "Wabash Blues.
The Singing Kid Singing star loses his voice, recuperates in the country, …. Singing star loses his voice, recuperates in the country, meets aspiring playwright and her daughter. Cab Calloway advises a train conductor to get his wife a radio so she won't step out. Thursday 7 May Friday 8 May Saturday 9 May Sunday 10 May Monday 11 May Tuesday 12 May Wednesday 13 May Thursday 14 May Friday 15 May Saturday 16 May Sunday 17 May Monday 18 May Tuesday 19 May Wednesday 20 May Thursday 21 May Friday 22 May Saturday 23 May Sunday 24 May Monday 25 May Tuesday 26 May Wednesday 27 May Thursday 28 May Friday 29 May Saturday 30 May Sunday 31 May Monday 1 June Tuesday 2 June Thursday 4 June Friday 5 June Saturday 6 June Sunday 7 June Monday 8 June Tuesday 9 June Monday 15 June Tuesday 16 June Wednesday 17 June Friday 19 June Saturday 20 June Sunday 21 June Monday 22 June Tuesday 23 June Wednesday 24 June Thursday 25 June Friday 26 June Saturday 27 June Sunday 28 June Monday 29 June Tuesday 30 June Wednesday 1 July Thursday 2 July Friday 3 July Saturday 4 July Doc Pizer.
Louis Blues Blade. Self - Guest Host. Show all 6 episodes. Self - Singer. Self - Bandleader. Self - Musician. Self - Jazz Vocalist. Show all 10 episodes. Self - Guest. Self - Orchestra Leader. Self - Orchestra Leader uncredited. Self - Guest Orchestra Leader. Self - Guest Vocalist. Self - Guest Big Band Vocalist.Feb 05, · Cab Calloway performs with his Orchestra in this movie. Cab Calloway will always be one of the most stylist entertainers that ever lived. Cab Calloway - Zaz Zuh Zaz () - Duration: 3.