Swing With Bill Cartwright

Saturdays at 10 PM

Swing in the new year with this encore presentation on Swing With Bill Cartwright from December 27, 2014.

Join Bill for a great show that starts with Chris Connor's version of "Jeepers Creepers" followed by Nat King Cole and "There Will Never Be Another You."  You'll also hear from Bing Crosby, Julie London, and Jo Stafford.  Some of the big bands featured include Buddy Rich, Duke Ellington, and Benny Goodman.

It's a special encore presentation of the Swing With Bill Cartwright Christmas Show from December 20, 2014!

The program begins with Ella Fitzgerald's version of "White Christmas" and then later in the show you'll hear the classic rendition of "White Christmas" by Bing Crosby.  You'll also hear Joe Williams singing "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,"  "My Favorite Things" performed by Barbra Streisand, and Peggy Lee's "Winter Wonderland."  Other classic songs will be sung by Manhattan Transfer, Diana Krall, and Harry Connick, Jr.

This episode of Swing with Bill Cartwright is an encore presentation from December 13, 2014.   

Sit back and enjoy the big band sounds of swing this evening.  Bill's starting the show off with "And the Angels Sing" by Martha Tilton and Steve Tyrell's "Cheek to Cheek."  There are also songs by Billie Holiday, Nat Cole, and Keely Smith ("Stormy Weather").  You'll hear Bing Crosby's classic "White Christmas," and the show ends with "Lullaby of Birdland" by Count Basie.

This episode of Swing with Bill Cartwright is an encore presentation from December 6, 2014. 

This show begins with the big bands of Glenn Miller and Count Basie.  Other bands heard during the hour include Harry James, "Crazy Rhythm" and Benny Goodman's "Sing, Sing, Sing."  During the first half of the swing show, you'll hear from some great vocalists like Peggy Lee, Ella Fitzgerald and Linda Ronstadt.  June Christy, Rosemary Clooney and Michael Buble are some of the vocalists you'll hear in the second half of Bill's swing show.  And the evening's program will end with the classic "Stardust" by Glenn Miller.

This a rebroadcast of Swing with Bill Cartwright from November 29, 2014.  

You're in for a treat tonight.  The show begins with "Witchcraft" by Sarah Vaughan, and then "Mr. Anthony's Boogie" by Ray Anthony, and then a lovely song by Mel Torme, "Top Hat, White Tie and Tails."  You'll also hear from vocalists like Maxine Sullivan, Nat Cole, and Paul Anka.

This a rebroadcast of Swing with Bill Cartwright from November 22, 2014.  

This week's swing show starts off with a great version of "Mack the Knife" by Bobby Darin, followed by Glenn Miller's "Tuxedo Junction," and Cincinnati native Doris Day with "Sentimental Journey."  You'll also hear from Linda Ronstadt, Harry Connick Jr, and Lady Gaga with Tony Bennett.  And, the program ends with Gerald Wilson's Orchestra performing the classic "Love for Sale."

This a rebroadcast of Swing with Bill Cartwright from November 15, 2014.  

Bill starts this program with music from Buddy Morrow who was a trombonist and big band leader.  He was once a member of the Tonight Show band, and also led the Tommy Dorsey Band from 1977 until his death in 2010.  You'll also hear some of Bill's favorite vocalists like Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble and Ella Fitzgerald.  And, he ends the show with the Blue Wisp Big Band's "I Won't Dance."

This a rebroadcast of Swing with Bill Cartwright from November 8, 2014.  

This week you'll hear from a number of your favorite vocalists like Doris Day, "Just You, Just Me;" Tony Bennett's "I Wish I Were in Love Again;" and Billie Holiday's "Stormy Weather."  There's a wonderful duet of "Tenderly" by Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong.  And, the program ends with Duke Ellington with "Flying Home" on Capitol Records.

This a rebroadcast of Swing with Bill Cartwright from November 1, 2014.

Join Bill this Saturday night at 10pm for some of your favorite vocalists.  You'll hear from Linda Ronstadt, "Am I Blue,"  June Christy's version of "Stompin' at the Savoy," as well as local favorite Rosemary Clooney, "How Am I to Know."  Other featured singers include Peggy Lee, Steve Tyrell, and Dean Martin.

This episode of Swing With Bill Cartwright is a re-broadcast from October 25, 2014.

Lots of female vocalists on this week's show including Carmen McRae, the Andrew Sisters, Carly Simon, and June Christy.  The program begins with Glenn Miller's "String of Pearls" and ends with "One O'Clock Jump" by Harry James.

This program is an encore broadcast of Swing with Bill Cartwright from October 18, 2014.

Bill's selected some musicians and vocalists you may not have heard for awhile. Like "Pompton Turnpike" by Charlie Barnett, "Who" by the Pied Pipers, and "I'll Get By" by Dick Haymes. There are also songs by his favorites you'll hear every week like Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and Benny Goodman.

This week's Swing with Bill Cartwright is a re-broadcast from October 11, 2014 and includes current and legendary jazz vocalists as well as famous big bands like Count Basie, Glenn Miller, and Les & Larry Elgart.

You'll also hear Dee Dee Bridgewater and Diane Schuur, as well as Doris Day, Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra.

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."

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