Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert

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.


20668. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. 1944. Blue Network. Sustaining. The date is approximate. Alistair Cooke (m.c.), Joe Bushkin, Sid Catlett, Bob Casey, Pee Wee Russell, Lou McGarity, Sterling Bose, Buster Bailey, Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Max Kaminsky. 13:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpt.

20667. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. 1944. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first tune heard is, "Peg O' My Heart." The date is subject to correction. Alistair Cooke (m. c.), Miff Mole, Eddie Condon, Sterling Bose, Pee Wee Russell, Art Hodes, Don Frye. 10:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpt.

20666. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. 1944. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first tune heard is, "Exactly Like You." The program continues where cat. #20665 leaves off with, one tune duplicated. The date is approximate. Alistair Cooke (m. c.), Pee Wee Russell, Sid Catlett, Bob Casey, Sterling Bose, Miff Mole, Lou McGarity, Don Frye, Joe Bushkin, Max Kaminsky, Art Hodes. 10:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpt.

20665. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. 1944. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first tune heard is, "Easter Parade." The date is approximate. Alistair Cooke (m. c.), Pee Wee Russell, Sid Catlett, Bob Casey, Sterling Bose, Sterling Bose, Miff Mole, Lou McGarity, Don Frye, Joe Bushkin, Max Kaminsky. 14:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpt.

20669. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. March 10, 1944. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first tune heard is, "Peg O' My Heart." The sequencing of the tunes is questionable. There are repeating and skipped groves for the first ten minutes of this recording. Alistair Cooke (host), Eddie Condon, Pee Wee Russell, Joe Bushkin, Billy Butterfield, Max Kaminsky, Don Frye, Buster Bailey, Sterling Bose, Sid Catlett, Art Hodes, Bob Casey. 49:17. Audio condition: Very good. Excerpts.

20664. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. March 11, 1944. WHN, New York. A live concert from New York City, portions broadcast were by WHN. Al Casey, Billy Butterfield, Bob Haggart, Bobby Hackett, Cliff Jackson, Eddie Condon, Edmond Hall, George Wettling (drums), Joe Bushkin (piano), Hot Lips Page, Max Kaminsky, Miff Mole, Pee Wee Russell, Pops Foster. 1 hour 14 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66006. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. May 20, 1944. Program #1. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first show of the series (that was broadcast on the Blue net). The first tune is, "Sweet Georgia Brown." Guest is author John O'Hara. The program opening is upcut. Eddie Condon (host, guitar), Bobby Hackett (cornet), Billy Butterfield (trumpet), Hot Lips Page (trumpet, vocal), Miff Mole (trombone), Pee Wee Russell (clarinet), Gene Schroeder (piano), James P. Johnson (piano), Bob Casey (bass), Joe Grauso (drums), Liza Morrow (vocal), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer), John O'Hara (guest), Ernie Anderson (producer). 28:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

2717. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. May 27, 1944. Program #2 (AFRS #1). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "At The Jazz Band Ball." This is the second of the Eddie Condon Town Hall concerts, the first show was apparently not rebroadcast by AFRS. Hot Lips Page, Miff Mole, Pee Wee Russell, Rex Stewart, Sonny Greer, Fred Robbins (announcer), Billy Butterfield, Gene Schroeder, James P. Johnson, Bob Casey, Max Kaminsky, Ernie Caceres, Bobby Hackett, Eddie Condon, John Kirby, Liza Morrow (vocal), George Frazier (guest), Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66007. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. June 3, 1944. Program #3. Blue Network. Sustaining. The third show of the series from Town Hall, New York City. The first tune is, "Ballin' The Jack." An interview with Sergeant Joe McCarthy of "Yank" magazine has been deleted. Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Max Kaminsky, Hot Lips Page, Benny Morton, Ernie Caceres, Edmond Hall, Pee Wee Russell, Gene Schroeder, Bob Casey, Joe Grauso, Liza Morrow (vocal), Ernie Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 24:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

20527. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. June 10, 1944. Program #4 (AFRS #2). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. The first tune is, "Muskrat Ramble." Bill Harris, Bob Casey, Bob Haggart, Bobby Hackett, Clyde Hart, Eddie Condon, Edmond Hall, Ernie Caceres, Fred Robbins (announcer), Gene Schroeder, Joe Grauso, Hot Lips Page, Liza Morrow (vocal), Max Kaminsky, Pee Wee Russell. 28:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

20528. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. June 17, 1944. Program #5 (AFRS #3). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. A tribute to Fats Waller. The first tune is, "The Joint Is Jumpin'." Eddie Condon, Hot Lips Page, James P. Johnson, Pee Wee Russell, Joe Harris, Bobby Hackett, Ernie Caceres, Joe Grauso, Gene Schroeder, Fred Robbins (announcer), Bill Harris (vocal), Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 28:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20529. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. June 24, 1944. Program #6 (AFRS #4). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "I Found A New Baby." The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. Eddie Condon, Bob Haggart, Bobby Hackett, Ernie Caceres, Gene Schroeder, Joe Grauso, Hot Lips Page, Max Kaminsky, Pee Wee Russell, Willie The Lion Smith, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66008. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. July 1, 1944. Program #7. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first tune is, "The Lady's In Love With You." Eddie Condon, Bobby Hackett, Max Kaminsky, Jonah Jones, Benny Morton, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Joe Marsala, Gene Schroeder, Sid Weiss, Gene Krupa, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 28:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

2718. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. July 8, 1944. Program #8 (AFRS #6). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. The first tune is, "Struttin' With Some Barbecue." Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer), Ernie Caceres, Edmond Hall, Gene Schroeder, Johnny Williams, Joe Grauso, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Eddie Condon, Pee Wee Russell, Bobby Hackett, Billy Butterfield, Jonah Jones (vocal), Benny Morton. 30:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

2719. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. July 15, 1944. Program #9 (AFRS #7). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. The first tune is, "That's A Plenty." Eddie Condon, Jonah Jones, Bobby Hackett, Willie The Lion Smith, Pee Wee Russell, Fred Robbins (announcer), Max Kaminsky, Benny Morton, Ernie Caceres, Edmond Hall, Gene Schroeder, Bob Haggart, George Wettling, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

2720. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. July 22, 1944. Program #10 (AFRS #8). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. The first tune is, "Fidgety Feet." Eddie Condon, Pee Wee Russell, Gene Krupa, Tony Mottola, Sterling Bose, Max Kaminsky, Benny Morton, Ernie Caceres, Gene Schroeder, Harry The Hipster Gibson, Carl Kress, Bob Haggart, Joe Grauso, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20530. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. July 29, 1944. Program #11. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Swing That Music." The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. The system cue has been deleted. Eddie Condon, Gene Krupa, Edmond Hall, Gene Schroeder, Willie The Lion Smith, Pee Wee Russell, Benny Morton, Max Kaminsky, Bob Haggart, Joe Grauso, Ernie Caceres, Bobby Hackett, Fred Collins (announcer), Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

66009. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. August 5, 1944. Program #12. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first tune is, "I've Got Rhythm." An all-Gershwin program. Eddie Condon, Bobby Hackett, Max Kaminsky, Benny Morton, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Edmond Hall, Gene Schroeder, Jess Stacy, Bob Haggart, Joe Grauso, Gene Krupa, Lee Wiley (vocal), Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 26:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

1578. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. August 12, 1944. Program #13 (AFRS #11). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. The first tune is, "Everybody Loves My baby." Eddie Condon, Muggsy Spanier, Bobby Hackett, Gene Krupa, Benny Morton, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Gene Schroeder, James P. Johnson, Bob Haggart, Joe Grauso, Lee Wiley (vocal), Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1579. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. August 19, 1944. Program #14 (AFRS #12). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Clarinet Marmalade." The second tune is, "The Sunny Side Of The Street," sung by Lee Wiley. The fourteenth program of the broadcast series from Town Hall, New York City. Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Willie The Lion Smith, Pee Wee Russell, Bobby Hackett, Lee Wiley, Benny Morton, Ernie Caceres, Edmond Hall, Gene Schroeder, Bob Casey, Joe Grauso, Gene Krupa, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

2721. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. August 26, 1944. Program #15 (AFRS #13). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "California, Here I Come." The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. Eddie Condon, Bobby Hackett, Pee Wee Russell, Gene Krupa, Joe Marsala, Muggsy Spanier, Max Kaminsky, Bill Harris, Ernie Caceres, Gene Schroeder, Bob Haggart, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

2722. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. September 2, 1944. Program #16 (AFRS #14). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. The first tune is, "Walkin' The Dog." Eddie Condon, Miff Mole, Bobby Hackett, Pee Wee Russell, Jonah Jones, Fred Robbins (announcer), Gene Schroeder, Sid Weiss, Ernie Caceres, Edmond Hall, Cliff Jackson, Gene Krupa, Joe Grauso, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

2723. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. September 9, 1944. Program #17 (AFRS #15). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Love Nest." The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. Eddie Condon, Miff Mole, Pee Wee Russell, Gene Krupa, Muggsy Spanier, Billy Butterfield, Max Kaminsky, Ernie Caceres, Gene Schroeder, Bob Haggart, Joe Grauso, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66011. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. September 16, 1944. Program #18. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first tune is "Rosetta." The program has been shortened due to a football game. This is a network version of cat. #2724 (which is expanded to an half hour with "fill" tunes from other broadcasts). News bulletin: American forces have liberated Belgium and have crossed the frontier into Germany. Eddie Condon, Muggsy Spanier, Miff Mole, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Gene Schroeder, Jack Lesberg, Gene Krupa, Red McKenzie, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Collins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 13:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

2724. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. September 16, 1944. Program #18 (AFRS #16). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. The first tune is "Rosetta." This broadcast was shortened to a fifteen minute time slot (due perhaps to a football game). That would indicate that AFRS added several fill tunes from other broadcasts. After "Rosetta;" "Memphis Blues," "There'll Be Some Changes Made," and "I Would Do Anything For You" were the only tunes supposedly broadcast. On the other hand, the program may not have been shortened and therefore the other tunes are not "fills." See cat. #66011 for the Blue net, abbreviated version. Eddie Condon, Gene Krupa, Pee Wee Russell, Miff Mole, Muggsy Spanier, Fred Robbins (announcer), Ernie Caceres, Gene Schroeder, Jack Lesberg, Red McKenzie, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:04. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

66010. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. September 23, 1944. Program #19. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first tune is, "That's A Plenty." The program ran longer than usual, presumably because of a football schedule situation. Gene Krupa is cheered by the bobby-soxers. Eddie Condon, Max Kaminsky, Bobby Hackett, Muggsy Spanier, Miff Mole, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Edmond Hall, Jess Stacy, James P. Johnson, Sid Weiss, Gene Krupa, Lee Wiley (vocal), Red McKenzie, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 43:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

20531. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. September 23, 1944. Program #19 (AFRS #17). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Sweet Georgia Brown." Lee Wiley sings, "Don't Blame Me." The third tune is, "Relaxin' At The Touro." The program originates from Town Hall, New York City. James P. Johnson is announced but may not be on this AFRS rebroadcast. This may be composite recording. Eddie Condon, Lee Wiley, Muggsy Spanier, Max Kaminsky, Miff Mole, Jess Stacy, Pee Wee Russell, Ernie Caceres, Sid Weiss, Gene Krupa, James P. Johnson, Bobby Hackett, Red McKenzie. 30:01. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

59930. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. September 30, 1944. Program #20. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from Town Hall in New York City. An announcement is made that this will be the last show originating from Town Hall, the next broadcast (and subsequent ones) will originate from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "At The Jazz Band Ball." Eddie Condon, Max Kaminsky, Muggsy Spanier, Miff Mole, Ernie Caceres, Edmond Hall, Gene Schroeder (?), Jess Stacy, Sid Weiss, Cozy Cole, Red McKenzie, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineers). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20532. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. October 7, 1944. Program #21 (AFRS #19). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program is the first show to originate from The Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "At Sundown," a good show! The AFRS program ending has been deleted. Eddie Condon, Miff Mole, Cozy Cole, Edmond Hall, Max Kaminsky, Gene Schroeder, Jack Lesberg, Ernie Caceres, Willie The Lion Smith, Lee Wiley, Muggsy Spanier, Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Cary, Jack Lesberg, Cozy Cole, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

2725. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. October 14, 1944. Program #22 (AFRS #20). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from The Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Muskrat Ramble." Eddie Condon, Pee Wee Russell, Jess Stacy, Max Kaminsky, Billy Butterfield, Benny Morton, Ernie Caceres, Edmond Hall, Gene Schroeder, Bob Casey, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Red McKenzie, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20533. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. October 21, 1944. Program #23 (AFRS #21). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from The Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Royal Garden Blues." The system cue has been deleted. Eddie Condon, Max Kaminsky, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Joe Grauso, Gene Schroeder, Bob Casey, Miff Mole, Red McKenzie, Billy Butterfield, Lee Wiley, Jess Stacy, Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Cary, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:23. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

20534. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. October 28, 1944. Program #24. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from The Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Sweet Georgia Brown." Eddie Condon, Muggsy Spanier, Jess Stacy, Pee Wee Russell, Max Kaminsky, Ernie Caceres, Sid Weiss, George Wettling, Lou McGarity, Lee Wiley, Dick Cary, Red McKenzie, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 28:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66015. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. November 4, 1944. Program #25. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "My Blue Heaven." Eddie Condon, Muggsy Spanier, Billy Butterfield, Dick Cary, Lou McGarity, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Gene Schroeder, Jess Stacy, Bob Casey, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Red McKenzie, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66012. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. November 11, 1944. Program #26. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Easter Parade." The program has been shortened due to a football game. Eddie Condon, Max Kaminsky, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Jess Stacy, Bob Casey, Joe Grauso, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 14:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20535. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. November 18, 1944. Program #27. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Way Down Yonder In New Orleans." The program was abbreviated because of a scheduled football broadcast. Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Bob Casey, George Wettling, Fred Robbins (announcer), Lou McGarity, Jess Stacy, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 14:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66016. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. November 25, 1944. Program #28. Blue Network. Sustaining. The broadcast originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "September In The Rain." Lee Wiley does a touching "Old Folks." Eddie Condon, Muggsy Spanier, Hot Lips Page, Billy Butterfield, Dick Cary, Lou McGarity, Ernie Caceres, Jimmy Dorsey, Pee Wee Russell, Jess Stacy, Bob Casey, Johnny Blowers, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66025. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. December 2, 1944. Program #29. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The announcer mentions that this is program #30 at the start of the show, possibly in error. The first tune is, "I Found A New Baby." The program of December 9, 1944 was pre-empted because of special program to promote the Sixth War Loan Drive. Eddie Condon, Bobby Hackett, Max Kaminsky, Wingy Manone, Billy Butterfield, Jack Teagarden, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Cliff Jackson, Norma Teagarden, Jack Lesberg, George Wettling, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer), Jack Bland (director). 28:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20536. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. December 16, 1944. Program #30 (AFRS #28). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from The Ritz Theatre, New York City. AFRS also re-issued this program as "Popular Music Replacement #34." The first tune is, "Ballin' The Jack," followed by "The Sheik Of Araby." Eddie Condon, Jack Teagarden, Billy Butterfield, Lee Wiley, Bobby Hackett, Pee Wee Russell, Ernie Caceres, Sidney Bechet, Max Kaminsky, Gene Schroeder, Sid Weiss, Fred Robbins (announcer), Johnny Blowers, Dick Cary, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66026. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. December 23, 1944. Program #31. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Jingle Bells." See cat. #57251 for the AFRS rebroadcast of this program, which makes no mention of Christmas nor contains, "Jingle Bells." Eddie Condon, Bobby Hackett, Wingy Manone, Max Kaminsky, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Jess Stacy, Bob Casey, George Wettling, Lee Wiley (vocal), Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer), Addison Amore (director). 29:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57251. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. December 23, 1944. Program #31 (AFRS #29). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from The Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "The Sunny Side Of The Street." See cat. #66026 for the Blue net, sustaining version of this broadcast which contains several references to Christmas, and in fact begins with, "Jingle Bells." Eddie Condon, Bobby Hackett, Wingy Manone, Max Kaminsky, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Jess Stacy, Bob Casey, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20537. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. December 30, 1944. Program #32. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from The Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Walkin' The Dog." Eddie Condon, Max Kaminsky, Benny Morton, Ernie Caceres, Sidney Bechet, Pee Wee Russell, Jess Stacy, Jack Lesberg, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Fred Robbins (announcer), Ernest Anderson (producer), Addison Amore (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66027. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. January 6, 1945. Program #33. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Sunday." Harry Bluestone describes "G. I. Music," a new publishing company for veterans. Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Dick Cary, Max Kaminsky, Tommy Dorsey, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Jess Stacy, Sid Weiss, George Wettling, Lee Wiley (vocal), Jack Eberle (vocal), Ernest Anderson (producer), Dick Charles (engineer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Harry Bluestone, Jack Bland (director). 29:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66028. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. January 13, 1945. Program #34. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre in New York City. The first tune is, "September In The Rain." Eddie Condon, Muggsy Spanier, Billy Butterfield, Dick Cary, Tommy Dorsey, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Earl Fatha Hines, Jess Stacy, Sid Weiss, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Ernie Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66029. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. January 20, 1945. Program #35. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Jazz Me Blues." Lee Wiley presents the Down Beat award to Tommy Dorsey, Pee Wee Russell and others. She also does a great, "Don't Blame Me." Eddie Condon, Wild Bill Davison, Max Kaminsky, Tommy Dorsey, Sidney Bechet, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Earl Fatha Hines, Jess Stacy, Sid Weiss, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66030. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. January 27, 1945. Program #36. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "St. Louis Blues." Al Jarvis gives the results of his Hollywood poll. The winner of the "Most Popular Band" category is Woody Herman, who then plays and sings, "Blue 'Round My Head." Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Lou McGarity (billed as Johnny Pesky), Ernie Caceres, Woody Herman, Joe Marsala, Gene Schroeder, Sid Weiss, George Wettling, Red McKenzie, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer), Al Jarvis. 29:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

9815. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. January 27, 1945. Program #36 (AFRS #34). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. AFRS program name: "Eddie Condon." The first tune is, "St. Louis Blues." Al Jarvis announces the winner of his "Hollywood Poll" of best orchestra in the country as Woody Herman, who then plays (and sings), "Blues 'Round My Head." See cat. #66030 for a network version of this broadcast. Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Lou McGarity (billed as Johnny Pesky), Ernie Caceres, Woody Herman, Joe Marsala, Gene Schroeder, Sid Weiss, George Wettling, Red McKenzie, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Jack Bland (director), Fred Robbins (announcer), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66031. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. February 3, 1945. Program #37. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "It's Been So Long." This is a network version of cat. #12545. Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Dick Cary, Max Kaminsky, Lou McGarity, Ernie Caceres, Edmond Hall, Sidney Bechet, Jess Stacy, Sid Weiss, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

12545. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. February 3, 1945. Program #37 (AFRS #35). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. AFRS program name: "Eddie Condon." The first tune is, "It's Been So Long." See cat. #66031 for a network version of this broadcast. Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Dick Cary, Max Kaminsky, Lou McGarity, Ernie Caceres, Edmond Hall, Sidney Bechet, Jess Stacy, Sid Weiss, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:54. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

66032. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. February 10, 1945. Program #38. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Should I." This is a network version of cat. #817. Eddie Condon, Muggsy Spanier, Yank Lawson, Lou McGarity (billed as Johnny Pesky), Hank D'Amico, Sidney Bechet, Jess Stacy, Bob Casey, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

817. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. February 10, 1945. Program #38 (AFRS #36). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Should I?" See cat. #66032 for a network version of this broadcast. Eddie Condon, Muggsy Spanier, Yank Lawson, Lou McGarity (billed as Johnny Pesky), Hank D'Amico, Sidney Bechet, Jess Stacy, Bob Casey, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

66033. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. February 17, 1945. Program #39. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Strut, Miss Lizzie." Lee Wiley sings a fine, "Someone To Watch Over Me." Eddie Condon, Dick Cary, Max Kaminsky, Billy Butterfield, Lou McGarity (biled as Johnny Pesky), Pee Wee Russell, Sidney Bechet, Ernie Caceres, Jess Stacy, Jack Lesberg, George Wettling, Red McKenzie, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Mack (engineer). 28:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66034. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. February 24, 1945. Program #40. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Honeysuckle Rose." A program dedicated to the Dorsey brothers. Eddie Condon, Max Kaminsky, Billy Butterfield, Tommy Dorsey, Jimmy Dorsey, Sidney Bechet, Ernie Caceres, Jess Stacy, Sid Weiss, George Wettling, Lee Wiley, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

53084. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. March 3, 1945. Program #41 (AFRS #40). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "I Found A New Baby." Tommy Dorsey plays, "That's A Plenty" for Andy Devine (who is in the audience and speaks briefly). The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. Eddie Condon, Red McKenzie, Ernie Caceres, Muggsy Spanier, Sidney Bechet, Tommy Dorsey, Max Kaminsky, Jess Stacy, Lou McGarity (billed as Johnny Peske), Johnny Blowers, Sid Weiss, Lee Wiley, Dick Cary, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer), Andy Devine (gust). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20538. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. March 10, 1945. Program #42 (AFRS #41). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from The Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Sweet Georgia Brown." Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Ernie Caceres, Max Kaminsky, Pee Wee Russell, Joe Bushkin, Red McKenzie, Bunk Johnson, Dick Cary, Lou McGarity, Jack Lesberg, Rollo Laylon, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (anouncer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20539. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. March 17, 1945. Program #43. Blue Network. Sustaining. The first tune is, "As Long As I Live." The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. Eddie Condon, Muggsy Spanier, Joe Bushkin, Billy Butterfield, Lee Wiley, Pee Wee Russell, Max Kaminsky, Lou McGarity, Ernie Caceres, Sid Weiss, Johnny Blowers, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20540. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. March 24, 1945. Program #44. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Struttin' With Some Barbecue." Eddie Condon, Billy Butterfield, Ernie Caceres, Pee Wee Russell, Joe Bushkin, Jess Stacy, Bobby Hackett, Lee Wiley, Max Kaminsky, Lou McGarity (billed as Johnny Pesky), Jack Lesberg, Danny Alvin, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66035. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. March 31, 1945. Program #45. Blue Network. Sustaining. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Easter Parade." The second tune is, "I Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None Of This Jelly Roll." See cat. #20541 for an AFRS version of this program with somewhat different tunes. Lee Wiley, Billy Butterfield, Pee Wee Russell, Muggsy Spanier, Ernie Caceres, Lou McGarity (billed as Johnny Pesky), Gene Schroeder, Sid Weiss, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Eddie Condon, Sid Catlett, Dick Charles (engineer). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20541. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. March 31, 1945. Program #45 (AFRS #44). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune, is "I Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None Of This Jelly Roll." "Sweet Georgia Brown" is the second tune heard. "Easter Parade" was the first tune heard on the network version of this broadcast. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. See cat. #66035 for a network version of this broadcast, which has a slightly different line-up of tunes. Lee Wiley, Miff Mole, Billy Butterfield, Pee Wee Russell, Muggsy Spanier, Ernie Caceres, Lou McGarity (billed as Johnny Pesky), Gene Schroeder, Sid Weiss, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer), Eddie Condon, Sid Catlett. 30:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

20542. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. April 7, 1945. Program #46. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The last show of the broadcast series. Two additional programs were released by AFRS, possibly composites taken from other broadcasts. The program originates from the Ritz Theatre, New York City. The first tune is, "Ballin' The Jack." Eddie Condon, Joe Dixon, Max Kaminsky, Sid Catlett, Ernie Caceres, Billy Butterfield, Muggsy Spanier, George Wettling, Vernon Brown, Dave Bowman, Jack Lesberg, Lou McGarity, Pee Wee Russell, Gene Schroeder, Sid Weiss, George Wettling, Ernest Anderson (producer), Fred Robbins (announcer), Jack Bland (director), Dick Charles (engineer). 30:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3969. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. April 14, 1945. Program #(AFRS #46). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. A composite show, as there were 46 programs in the series. The first tune is, "September In The Rain" (from the show of January 13, 1945). "How Come You Do Me Like You Do" (from the show of January 6, 1945, Tommy Dorsey). "Rose Room" (from the show of January 13, 1956, Billy Butterfield, trumpet). "Body and Soul" (from the show of January 13, 1945, Tommy Dorsey). "That's 'A Plenty" (from the show of January 6, 1945). "Sugar" (from the show of January 6, 1945, Lee Wiley vocal). "At The Jazz Band Ball" (from the show of January 13, 1945). "Sunday" (from the show of January 13, 1945). No Eddie Condon program of this date could have been heard (on this date) due to the death of President Roosevelt. Eddie Condon, Tommy Dorsey, Billy Butterfield, Lee Wiley, Jess Stacy. 30:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

20543. Eddie Condon's Jazz Concert. April 21, 1945. Program #(AFRS #47). Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. Probably a composite show, as there were only 46 programs in the series. The first tune is, "Strut, Miss Lizzy." Eddie Condon, Ernie Caceres, George Wettling, Max Kaminsky, Tommy Dorsey, Lee Wiley, Billy Butterfield, Joe Marsala, Woody Herman, Gene Schroeder, Jess Stacy, Pee Wee Russell, Lou McGarity (billed as Johnny Pesky"), Jack Lesberg. 30:09. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

Report contains 61 programs.