Star Spangled Radio Hour- 11.14.20

Saturday, November 14th

SSRH 545 November 14, 2020   Duke Ellington at Fargo, Part Two  Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra  Personal Appearance Thursday, November 7, 1940 Including a Sustaining Broadcast KVOX (local) Crystal Ballroom Fargo City Auditorium First Avenue South and Broadway Fargo, North Dakota  Personnel  Duke Ellington (leader, piano); Johnny Hodges, Otto Hardwick (alto saxophone),  Ben Webster (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (baritone saxophone), Barney Bigard (clarinet), Rex Stewart (cornet), Ray Nance (trumpet and vocal), Wallace Jones (trumpet), Tricky Sam Nanton, Juan Tizol, Lawrence Brown (trombone), Jimmy Blanton (bass), Fred Guy (guitar), Sonny Greer (drums), Ivie Anderson, Herb Jeffries (vocals)  SSRH 545 Playlist  It’s Glory, The Mooche, The Sheik of Araby, Sepia Panorama (radio theme) (broadcast open), Ko Ko, There Shall Be No Night (Herb Jeffries, vocal), Pussy Willow, Chatterbox, Mood Indigo, Harlem Airshaft, Ferryboat Serenade (Ivy Anderson, vocal), Warm Valley (broadcast close), Stompy Jones, Chloe, Bojangles, On the Air, Rumpus in Richmond, Chaser, The Sidewalks of New York, The Flaming Sword, Never No Lament, Caravan, Clarinet Lament, Slap Happy, Sepia Panorama, Boy Meets Horn, Way Down Yonder in New Orleans (Ivy Anderson, vocal), Oh! Babe, Maybe Someday(Ivy Anderson, vocal), Five O’Clock Whistle (Ivy Anderson, vocal), Fanfare, Call of the Canyon (Herb Jeffries, vocal) (partial), Rockin’ in Rhythm, Sophisticated Lady, Cotton Tail, Whispering Grass, Conga Brava, I Never Felt This Way Before (Herb Jeffries, vocal), Across the Track Blues, Honeysuckle Rose, Wham (Ray Nance, vocal), Star Dust, Rose of the Rio Grande, Saint Louis Blues, Warm Valley, God Bless America (finale) 
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