Star Spangled Radio Hour - 4.20.19

Saturday, April 20th

SSRH 463


April 20, 2019


Army Air Forces Training Command Orchestra


2nd Army Air Forces Radio Production Unit


Capt. Glenn Miller, commanding officer


I Sustain the Wings


Broadcast Saturday, April 8, 1944


6:00-6:30 pm


Vanderbilt Theater


New York


(NBC)


Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer


Capt. Glenn Miller, host


I Sustain the Wings


Broadcast Saturday, April 15, 1944


6:00-6:30 pm


Vanderbilt Theater


New York


(NBC)


Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer


Capt. Glenn Miller, host


Music from America No. 11


17-1621 (ND4-MM-5988)


Recorded Friday, April 21, 1944


NBC Studio 6-A


Radio City


New York


(OWI)


Music from America No. 12


17-1617 (ND4-MM-5989)


Recorded Friday, April 21, 1944


NBC Studio 6-A


Radio City


New York


(OWI)


Uncle Sam Presents


Recorded Saturday, April 22, 1944


NBC Studio 6A


Radio City


New York


(OWI)


Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer


Capt. Glenn Miller, host


I Sustain the Wings


Broadcast Saturday, April 22, 1944


6:00-6:30 p.m. EWT


Vanderbilt Theatre


New York


(NBC)


Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer


Capt. Glenn Miller, host


SSRH 463 Playlist:


(ISTW 8Ap44) The Army Air Corps (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), Flying Home (RCA Victor LPM-6700/LPT-6702), Easter Parade (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), Playlet: AAF Flight Instructors; Medley: Killarney, I’ve Got A Heart Filled With Love (For You Dear) (Cpl. Bob Carroll and the Crew Chiefs, vocal) (AFRS BML P-110), Moonlight Serenade, Wabash Blues (AFRS BML P-6717),  Join the WAC (The Crew Chiefs, vocal), Poinciana (Song of the Tree) (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal) (RCA Victor LPM-6700/LPT-6702), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme)


(ISTW 15Apr44) The Army Air Corps (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), Caribbean Clipper, Now I Know (Sgt. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Playlet: AAF Aerial Photographers; Medley: Songs My Mother Taught Me, It’s Love, Love, Love (The Crew Chiefs, vocal), In An Eighteenth Century Drawing Room (AFRS BML P-106), Blue Orchids (Cpl. Bob Carroll, vocal),  Join the WAC (The Crew Chiefs, vocal), There Are Yanks (T/Sgt. Ray McKinley and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme)


(MFA-11 21Apr44) I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), Flying Home, Moonlight Serenade, A String of Pearls, Guns in the Sky (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme)


(MFA-12 21Apr44) I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), I Hear You Screamin’, How Sweet You Are (Sgt. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Goin’ Home, Little Brown Jug, I Sustain the Wings (closing theme)


(USP 22Apr44), Yankee Doodle (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), Mission to Moscow, Time Alone Will Tell (Cpl. Bob Carroll, vocal), Wabash Blues, There’ll Be A Hot Time in the Town of Berlin (T/Sgt. Ray McKinley and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme), Long Tall Mama (fade out)


(ISTW 22Apr44) The Army Air Corps (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), Mission to Moscow, Time Alone Will Tell (Cpl. Bob Carroll, vocal) (RCA Victor LPM-6700/LPT-6702), Playlet: AAF Weather Observers and Forecasters; Medley: Flow Gently, Sweet Afton, (AFRS BML P-6718, RCA Victor LPM-6700/LPT-6701),   Moon Dreams (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal) (AFRS BML P-106, RCA Victor LPM-6700/LPT-6701), Don’t Be That Way (AFRS BML P-106, RCA Victor LPM-6700/LPT-6701), Blue Champagne (AFRS BML P-106, RCA Victor LPM-6700/LPT-6701), Join the WAC (The Crew Chiefs, vocal), There’ll Be A Hot Time in the Town of Berlin (T/Sgt. Ray McKinley and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme)
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