Star Spangled Radio Hour - 6.9.18

Saturday, June 9th

SSRH 418

June 9, 2018

ARMY AIR FORCES TRAINING COMMAND ORCHESTRA

DIRECTED BY CAPT. GLENN MILLER

“1943-2018 – 75TH ANNIVERSARY, PART 1”

Saturday, October 16, 1943

6:00 – 6:30 pm EWT

NBC Vanderbilt Theater

148 W. 48th Street

New York

(NBC) (WEAF)

Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer

Capt. Glenn Miller, host

Saturday, March 4, 1944

6:00 – 6:30 pm EWT

NBC Vanderbilt Theater

148 W. 48th Street

New York

(NBC) (WEAF)

Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer

Capt. Glenn Miller, host

SSRH 418 Playlist

(16Oct43) The Army Air Corps (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), It Must Be Jelly (‘Cause Jam Don’t Shake Like That), How Sweet You Are (Pfc. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Playlet: Air Service Command, Dayton, Ohio, Hallelujah! (Tail End Charlies Quartet accompanied by the String Section); Medley: The Old Refrain, Blue Rain (Pfc. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Smoke Gets In Your Eyes (borrowed from Jerome Kern), Blue Again; Air Cadet Recruiting Announcement, The Army Air Corps (The Glee Club, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme) (4Mar44) The Army Air Corps (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), In The Mood, Now I Know (Sgt. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Playlet: V-Mail, I’ll Be Around (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal); Medley” Long, Long Ago, The Music Stopped (Sgt. Johnny Desmond, vocal), The Dipsy Doodle (borrowed from Lt. Larry Clinton), (I’m Left With) The Blues In My Heart; Air WAC Announcement, Guns In The Sky (Sgt. Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme)
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