Design For Dancing

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.


81002. Design For Dancing. September 30, 1938. NBC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Stop Beating Around The Mulberry Bush." Joe Cook is mentioned but does not appear on the broadcast. The name of the orchestra is never mentioned. It may be an NBC house band, although Ernie Watson was known to have his own orchestra at this time. Don Bryan (host), Ernie Watson and His Orchestra (guest arranger, conductor, vocal), Bill Spargo (announcer), Frank Signorelli (pianist, playing his own composition, "Blue Serenade"). 29:56. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

27614. Design For Dancing. October 27, 1950. NBC net, WMAQ, Chicago origination. Sustaining. The first tune is, "The Yodel Blues." The NBC Orchestra, Whitey Birquist (conductor). 14:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

27615. Design For Dancing. November 3, 1950. NBC net, WMAQ, Chicago origination. Sustaining. The first tune is "Rainbow Gal." The NBC Orchestra, Whitey Birquist (conductor). 14:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

27616. Design For Dancing. March 16, 1951. NBC net, WMAQ, Chicago origination. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Serenade In Blue." The NBC Orchestra, Whitey Birquist (conductor), Hugh Downs (announcer). 14:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 4 programs.