Star Spangled Radio Hour - 5.25.19

Thursday, May 23rd

SSRH 468


May 25, 2019




Army Air Forces Training Command Orchestra


2001st AAF Base Unit, Radio Production


Directed by Capt. Glenn Miller




Music from America 21


(17-1817)


Friday, May 26, 1944


NBC Radio City


New York


(OWI)




I Sustain the Wings


Saturday, May 27, 1944


11:30 p.m. – Midnight EWT


Vanderbilt Theatre


New York


(NBC) (WEAF)


Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer


Capt. Glenn Miller on leave


Sgt. Jerry Gray, conducting




Music from America 23


(17-1872)


Friday, June 2, 1944


NBC Radio City


New York


(OWI)




I Sustain the Wings


Saturday, June 3, 1944


11:30 p. m. – Midnight EWT


Vanderbilt Theater


New York


(NBC) (WEAF)


Capt. Glenn Miller, host


Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer




I Sustain the Wings


Saturday, June 10, 1944


5:00 – 5: 30 p. m. CWT


Servicemen’s Center No. 2


Chicago, Illinois


(NBC) (WMAQ)




SSRH 468 Playlist




(26May44) I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), Tuxedo Junction, A Fellow on a Furlough (Sgt. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Summertime (strings), I’ve Got a Heart Filled with Love (For You Dear) (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme), (27May44) The Army Air Corps (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), I Hear You Screamin’, Time Alone Will Tell (Sgt. Johnny Desmond, vocal); Playlet: Parachute Rigger (opening only), Medley: Schubert’s Serenade, Irresistible You (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), Little Brown Jug, Rhapsody in Blue; Join the WAC (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), The Army Air Corps (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme) (2Jun44) I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), Mission to Moscow, Irresistible You (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), Goin’ Home, 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) (3Jun44) The Army Air Corps (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), Sun Valley Jump, Going My Way (Sgt. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Playlet: The Crew Chief; Medley: Mighty Lak A Rose, Amor (Sgt. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Chattanooga Choo Choo (T/Sgt. Ray McKinley and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), Bye Bye Blues; Holiday for Strings (V-Disc 421A, Navy 201-A), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme) (10Jun44) The Army Air Corps (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), Flying Home, Long Ago and Far Away (Sgt. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Playlet: Fifth War Loan Drive; Medley: My Buddy, Now I Know (Sgt. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Music Makers, Farewell Blues; Poinciana (Song of the Tree) (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme)
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