CD: A 1940s Weekend
All the romance, fun and unforgettable music of a 1940s weekend
For anyone who has ever sampled the joys of a 1940s re-enactment weekend or just love the fun and emotion of vintage music, A 1940s WEEKEND is packed with the songs, sounds and stars that lit up the dance floors, cinema screens, music halls and radio airwaves of 1940s Britain. Just perfect for a 40s themed party, these wonderful tunes still sound as fresh, familiar and touching as ever, more than seven decades on.
24 classic recordings, including:
In A Party Mood (Housewives’ Choice) - West End Celebrity Orchestra, A Nice Cup Of Tea - Binnie Hale, That Lovely Weekend - Vera Lynn, I Don't Want To Walk Without You - Celia Lipton, Ac-cent-tchu-ate The Positive - Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters, Yours - Billy Cotton and his Band, In The Mood - Joe Loss and his Band, As Time Goes By - Anne Shelton, I'm Getting Sentimental Over You - Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra, Easy Come, Easy Go - Al Bowlly, There Goes That Song Again - Adelaide Hall, Mairzy Doats - The Merry Macs, I Can't Give You Anything But Love - Benny Goodman, You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To - Dinah Shore, I've Got A Crush On You - Frank Sinatra, Tangerine - The Squadronaires, Shakin' The Blues Away - Ann Miller, Saturday Night (Is The Loneliest Night Of The Week) - Frank Sinatra, My Dreams Are Getting Better All The Time - Doris Day, On The Sunny Side Of The Street - Tommy Dorsey, Begin The Beguine - Artie Shaw, Juke Box Saturday Night - Glenn Miller, Near You - The Andrews Sisters, Steppin' Out With My Baby - Fred Astaire.
- Cat no: GLMY202
- Barcode: 5060088440186