Airplay Discs

by G.E. Hewitt

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Title: Moonlight In Vermont
Artist: Various
Format: disc     Label: V-Disc (Victory)     Cat. Num.: 417     Rel. Year: 1945
03:12 September 20, 1944 295-2A Moonlight In Vermont (Karl Suessdorf, John Blackburn)

Margaret Whiting (v), Carl Kress (g), Johnny Guarnieri (p), Bob Haggart (b), Nick Fatool (d), Billy Butterfield (t, dir), Andy Ferretti, Chris Griffin (t), Will Bradley, Cutty Cutshall (tb), Matty Matlock (as, cl), Bill Stegmeyer (as), Eddie Miller (ts), Art Rollini (ts, bar), Ernie Caceres (bar)

NOTES:
Also Navy V-Disc 197.


Title: It Might As Well Be Spring
Artist: Various
Format: disc     Label: V-Disc (Victory)     Cat. Num.: 566     Rel. Year: 1946
03:13 July 30, 1945 738-2 It Might As Well Be Spring (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)

Lee Gillette (pdr), Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Paul Weston (con)


Title: Club Fifteen 10/14
Artist: Bob Crosby
Format: disc     Label: Armed Forces Radio Service     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1947
01:41 October 14, 1947 rt You Do (Josef Myrow, Mack Gordon)
01:29 October 14, 1947 rt You're An Old Smoothie (Richard Whiting, Buddy De Sylva, Nacio Herb Brown)
01:48 October 14, 1947 rt Lazy Countryside (Bobby Worth)

Cal Kuhl (pdr), Bob Crosby (v, mc), Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Jerry Gray (con, arr)


Title: Club Fifteen 11/18
Artist: Bob Crosby
Format: disc     Label: Armed Forces Radio Service     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1947
02:21 November 18, 1947 rt The Stanley Steamer (Harry Warren, Ralph Blane)
03:05 November 18, 1947 rt Someone To Watch Over Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)

Cal Kuhl (pdr), Bob Crosby (v, mc), The Modernaires, Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Jerry Gray (con, arr)


Title: Club Fifteen 11/25
Artist: Bob Crosby
Format: disc     Label: Armed Forces Radio Service     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1947
02:27 November 25, 1947 rt Golden Earrings (Victor Young, Ray Evans, Jay Livingston)
02:01 November 25, 1947 rt Let's Be Sweethearts Again (Jerry Marlowe, Eddie Maxwell)

Cal Kuhl (pdr), Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Jerry Gray (con, arr), Bob Crosby (mc)


Title: Club Fifteen 12/02
Artist: Bob Crosby
Format: disc     Label: Armed Forces Radio Service     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1947
02:44 December 2, 1947 rt So Far (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)
01:54 December 2, 1947 rt Pass That Peace Pipe (Roger Edens, Hugh Martin, Ralph Blane)

Cal Kuhl (pdr), The Modernaires, Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Jerry Gray (con, arr), Bob Crosby (mc)


Title: Club Fifteen 03/04
Artist: Bob Crosby
Format: disc     Label: Armed Forces Radio Service     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1948
01:49 March 4, 1948 rt Haunted Heart (Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz)
01:05 March 4, 1948 rt Tea For Two (Vincent Youmans, Irving Caesar)
05:02 March 4, 1948 rt Home, Sweet Home (There's No Place Like Home) (Henry Rowley Bishop, John Howard Payne)
      March 4, 1948 rt There's A Small Hotel (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
      March 4, 1948 rt Penthouse Serenade (When We're Alone) (Will Jason, Val Burton)
      March 4, 1948 rt Just A Cottage Small By A Waterfall (James F. Hanley, Buddy De Sylva)
      March 4, 1948 rt The Love Nest (Louis Hirsch, Otto Harbach)
      March 4, 1948 rt Home, Sweet Home (There's No Place Like Home) (Henry Rowley Bishop, John Howard Payne)

Cal Kuhl (pdr), Bob Crosby (v, spk, mc), The Modernaires (v), Margaret Whiting (v, spk), unknown (acc), Jerry Gray (con, arr)


Title: Club Fifteen AFRS #17
Artist: Bob Crosby
Format: disc     Label: Armed Forces Radio Service     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1948
02:35 March 1948 (ca) rt It's You Or No One (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn)
01:32 March 1948 (ca) rt If You Were The Only Boy In The World (Nat D. Ayer, Clifford Grey)

Cal Kuhl (pdr), Bob Crosby (v, mc), Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Jerry Gray (con, arr)


Title: Club Fifteen AFRS #18
Artist: Bob Crosby
Format: disc     Label: Armed Forces Radio Service     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1948
02:17 March 1948 (ca) rt Nature Boy (Eden Ahbez)
01:59 March 1948 (ca) rt Guilty (Harry Akst, Gus Kahn, Richard Whiting)
01:13 March 1948 (ca) rt You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby (Harry Warren, Johnny Mercer)

Cal Kuhl (pdr), The Pied Pipers, Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Jerry Gray (con, arr), Bob Crosby (mc)


Title: Club Fifteen 11/09
Artist: Bob Crosby
Format: disc     Label: Armed Forces Radio Service     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1948
02:32 November 9, 1948 rt Far Away Places (Joan Whitney, Alex Kramer)
04:24 November 9, 1948 rt Singin' In The Rain (Nacio Herb Brown, Arthur Freed)
      November 9, 1948 rt Till The Clouds Roll By (Jerome Kern, P.G. Wodehouse)
      November 9, 1948 rt Stormy Weather (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler)
      November 9, 1948 rt April Showers (Louis Silvers, Buddy De Sylva)
      November 9, 1948 rt Rain On The Roof (Ann Ronell)
      November 9, 1948 rt Call Me Up Some Rainy Afternoon (Irving Berlin)
      November 9, 1948 rt Singin' In The Rain (Nacio Herb Brown, Arthur Freed)

Cal Kuhl (pdr), Bob Crosby (v, spk, mc), The Modernaires (v), Margaret Whiting (v, spk), unknown (acc), Jerry Gray (con, arr)


Title: On Location #474
Artist: Margaret Whiting
Format: disc     Label: Armed Forces Radio Service     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1949
02:35 December 30, 1947 3124-4 Heat Wave (Irving Berlin)
03:00 January 27, 1949 3903-2 Dreamer With A Penny (Lester Lee, Allan Roberts)
03:05 December 23, 1947 3030-4 What Did I Do? (Josef Myrow, Mack Gordon)
02:46 December 23, 1948 3542 While The Angelus Was Ringing (Jean Villard, Dick Manning)

Margaret Whiting (v), The Crew Chiefs (bkv), unknown (acc), Frank De Vol (con)

NOTES:
Includes spoken dialogue with Bill Lally and Margaret Whiting.


Title: Hoppy, Topper And Me / The Hopalong Cassidy March
Artist: Margaret Whiting
Format: disc     Label: [promo]     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1950
      November 8, 1950 PRO-14 Hoppy, Topper And Me (Nacio Herb Brown, L. Wolfe Gilbert)

Jack Robbins (pdr), Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Frank De Vol (con)

NOTES:
A promotional 78 rpm that was limited to 500 copies for disk jockeys. "The Hopalong Cassidy March" is an instrumental performance by Frank De Vol and orchestra.


Title: Here's To Veterans #1285
Artist: Margaret Whiting
Format: disc     Label: Armed Forces Radio Service     Cat. Num.:      Rel. Year: 1967
02:41 1967 7627 Only Love Can Break A Heart (Burt Bacharach, Hal David)
02:12 1967 4721 Just Like A Man (Les Reed, Barry Mason)
02:01 1967 Because (Dave Clark)
02:17 1967 4702 If This Is Goodbye (Robert Craig Wright, George Chet Forrest)

Jack Gold (pdr), Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Arnold Goland (con, arr)

NOTES:
Includes live dialogue with Margaret Whiting.