Bill Cartwright

Host of Swing with Bill Cartwright

Bill Cartwright brings his passion for 1930’s and 40’s era Big Band music to this entertaining Saturday evening showcase honoring the music of the “Golden Age of Radio.”

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This is an encore presentation of Swing with Bill Cartwright from September 27, 2014.

You're in for a treat on Saturday night. Bill begins his nostalgic program with Patti Page singing "I've Got My Eyes on You."  This is followed with some Glenn Miller and then Bing Crosby.  You'll also hear from Carly Simon, Linda Ronstadt, and Jo Stafford.  And, the show ends with Artie Shaw's "Lover Come Back to Me."

This is an encore presentation of Swing with Bill Cartwright from September 20, 2014.

Lots and lots of vocalists on this evening's swing show!  Some of the male vocalists include Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, and Steve Tyrell.  From the ladies of swing, you'll hear Jo Stafford singing "The Trolley Song,"  "Memories of You" by the King Sisters, and local favorite Rosemary Clooney doing a version of "I Get Around Without You Very Well."  There are also, of course, big band favorites by Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman and Count Basie.

This week's Swing with Bill Cartwright is an encore presentation from September 13, 2014 and inlcudes a performance by Cincinnati's very own Blue Wisp Big Band, as well as Mel Torme's, "The Lady is a Tramp," the Four Freshmen's "You Stepped Out of a Dream," and Linda Ronstadt's "What'll I Do."

If you enjoy songs performed by female jazz vocalists, you'll enjoy this weekend's Swing with Bill Cartwright, a re-broadcast from September 6th, 2014.

Doris Day performs "The Very Thought of You," and Nancy Wilson sings "The Song is You."  You'll also hear a couple of songs by the legendary Ella Fitzgerald including "Coochi, Coochi, Coo" as well as "Let's Begin" from the Jerome Kern Songbook cd.

Join Bill Cartwright Saturday night at 10 o'clock, for a re-broadcast from August 30th, 2014 - a pre-Labor Day swing show!

You'll hear classic big band songs like Woody Herman's "Woodchopper's Ball" and Benny Goodman's "Sing, Sing, Sing."  Vocalists who'll be featured include Billie Holiday, Nancy Wilson, and Harry Connick, Jr.

Today's Swing with Bill Cartwright is a reprise from August 23, 2014 - with lots of your favorites on this swingin' swing show.  From Billie Holiday's classic "Stormy Weather" to Frank Sinatra's "All or Nothing at All", and Artie Shaw's "Begin the Beguine," you'll hear a song that's familiar.

This week's Swing with Bill Cartwright is an encore presentation from August 16, 2014 and includes favorites from Rosemary Clooney, Tony Bennett and Diana Krall.  You'll hear Frank Sinatra singing "Love is Just Around the Corner" and "Moonlight in Vermont," too.

This week's Swing with Bill Cartwright is an encore presentation from August 12, 2017.

You'll hear some true classics this week on Swing with Bill Cartwright, including Louis Armstrong's "All of Me," Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gormet singing "Side By Side" and Frank Sinatra's "You Make Me Feel So Young."

This week's Swing with Bill Cartwright, is an encore presentation from August 2, 2014.

Bill Cartwright plays the best of the big bands as he brings you Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Jimmy Dorsey and more.

This week's Swing with Bill Cartwright, is an encore presentation from July 30, 2016.

In this episode you'll hear Frank Sinatra sing "You Make Me Feel So Young," Ella Fitzgerald perform "This Can't Be Love," and Buddy Rich hammer out the "9:20 Special."

This week's episode of Swing with Bill Cartwright, is a repeat of the program from May 26, 2012. On this evening's swing program, you'll hear some great vocalists including Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Jo Stafford.

This week's episode of Swing with Bill Cartwright, is a repeat of the program from July 16,  2016. You'll hear Diana Krall singing "Let's Fall in Love," Charlie Barnett performing the classic "Cherokee, and Les Brown (& His Band of Renown) doing "You're the Cream in My Coffee."

On this week's Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll enjoy hits that include "I Remember You" by Ella Fitzgerald, "Walkin My Baby Back Home" by Nat King Cole, "Just You, Just Me" by Buddy Rich and "Night and Day" by Frank Sinatra.

The great music on this week's Swing with Bill Cartwright includes "South" by Buddy Rich, "As Long As I'm Singing" by Bobby Darin and "This Can't Be Love" by Ella Fitzgerald, Buddy Bregman & Buddy Bregman Orchestra.

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear great songs like Benny Goodman's "Somebody Stole My Gal," "Nina Never Knew" by Les Brown & His Band of Renown as well as Keely Smith's "There Will Never Be Another You."

Music makes everything better this week on Swing with Bill Cartwright.

Some great songs you'll hear include Jo Stafford's "After I Say I'm Sorry," The Spitfire Band performing "Put On a Happy Face" and The Nat King Cole Trio doing "When I Take My Sugar to Tea."

Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear great music like Gene Krupa's "After You've Gone," Cincinnati's own Blue Wisp Big Band performing "Speak Low" and Charlie Barnet's rendition of "Cherokee."

This week's Swing with Bill Cartwright is a rebroadcast of a Memorial Day program from May, 2015. It begins with Will Bradley, followed by vocalist Helen Ward and the big band of Artie Shaw.

During the second half of the Swing program, you'll hear from Jimmy Dorsey, Charlie Burnett, and Glenn Miller.  The show ends with Lionel Hampton's "Red Top."

It's a special night on Swing with Bill Cartwright as you'll hear Buddy Rich's "9:20 Special," Glenn Miller's "Glenn Island Special" and Les Brown's "Leap Frog."

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear great Springtime music like Judy Garland's "Over the Rainbow," Hoagy Carmichael's "Some Day There Ain't No Fish" and Linda Ronstadt's rendition of "Falling in Love Again."

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