Bob Chester and His Orchestra

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


18655. Bob Chester and His Orchestra. September 22, 1939. CBS net, WJSV, Washington, D.C. aircheck. Sustaining. 12:30 A.M. A band remote from the Mayfair Restaurant, Hotel Van Cleve, Dayton, Ohio. "The new sensation of the nation." The first tune is, "Shoot The Sugar To Me Herbert." Bob Chester and His Orchestra, Kathleen Lane (vocal), Al Stewart (vocal), Stu Braden (vocal), Dick Rome (announcer). 24:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

34542. Bob Chester and His Orchestra. 1941. Film sound track. After the theme, the first tunes are "Octave Jump," and "The Sunny Side Of The Street." Bob Chester and His Orchestra. 9 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

106772. Bob Chester and His Orchestra. July 1941. CBS net, WRVA, Richmond, Virginia aircheck. Sustaining. A band remote from The Sea Girt Inn, Sea Girt, New Jersey. The first tune heard is, "Nighty Night." After the program, WRVA in Richmond signs off the air while, "Carry Me Back To Old Virginny" is heard playing in the background. A moment of "real radio." The date is approximate. Bob Chester and His Orchestra, Bob Haymes (? vocal), John Tillman (announcer). 15:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

68953. Bob Chester and His Orchestra. March 27, 1942. CBS net, WJSV, Washington origination, WJAS, Pittsburgh aircheck. Sustaining. A band remote from the Victory Room of The Roosevelt Hotel, Washington, D. C. The first tune heard is, "Harlem Confusion." After the program ends, the recording continues after station I. D. with a band remote by Hal Leonard and His Orchestra. The second band remote originates from the Rainbow Room of The New Kenmore Hotel, Albany, New York. The first tune heard is, "Deep In The Heart Of Texas." Bob Chester and His Orchestra, Hal Leonard and His Orchestra, Helen Hartley (vocal). 5:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpts.

2353. Bob Chester and His Orchestra. July 27, 1942. Mutual-Don Lee net, KHJ, Los Angeles aircheck. Sustaining. Band remote from the Casa Manana in Culver City California. Bob Chester and His Orchestra. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

28394. Bob Chester and His Orchestra. Program #X-317. Standard Program Library. Ten selections. Bob Chester and His Orchestra, Lou Gardner (vocals). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28393. Bob Chester and His Orchestra. Program #X-310. Standard Program Library. Ten selections. Bob Chester and His Orchestra, Buddy Brees (vocals). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28392. Bob Chester and His Orchestra. Program #X-306. Standard Program Library. 1. Oh Marie (vocal: Alan Foster) 2. If You've Got The Money (I've Got The Time) (vocal: Bob Chester) 3. In The land Of Make Believe (vocal: Alan Foster) 4. All The Gold In The World (vocal: Alan Foster) 5. Always You (vocal: Alan Foster) 6. Jezebel (vocal: Alan Foster) 7. With These Hands (vocal: Alan Foster) 8. I Reember The Cornfields (vocal: Alan Foster) 9. Music By The Angels (vocal: Alan Foster) 10. Hands Off My Heart (vocal: Alan Foster) Bob Chester and His Orchestra, Alan Foster (vocal). 26:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28391. Bob Chester and His Orchestra. Program #X-302. Standard Program Library. 1. Sunburst (theme) 2. Take Back Your Heart (vocal: Alan Foster) 3. Au Revoir Again (vocal: Alan Foster) 4. Goofus (vocal: Bob Chester) 5. Hen-Pecked Joe (vocal: Bob Chester) 6. There'll Never Be Another You (vocal: Alan Foster) 7. Can't Seem To Laugh Anymore (vocal: Alan Foster) 8. You're The One Love (vocal: Alan Foster) 9. Thinking Of You 10. You're Just In Love (vocal: Alan Foster) Bob Chester and His Orchestra, Alan Foster (vocal). 25:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 9 programs.