The American Band Of The A.E.F.

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.


90448. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. August 3, 1944. BBC Home Service. The program originates from the Corn Exchange in Bedford, England. The first tune is, "Sun Valley Jump." Glenn Miller and The American Band Of The AEF, Sam Browne (British vocalist), Dinah Shore (guest), Johnny Desmond (vocal), The Crew Chiefs, Sam Brown (vocal). 27:44. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

69885. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. August 24, 1944. BBC/AEF Programme, also AFN and BBC/General Forces Programme. Sustaining. 8:30 P. M. The program originates from Co-Partners Hall, Bedford, England. The first tune heard is, "Long, Long Ago." The Glenn Miller Orchestra (billed as"The American Band Of The AEF"), Paul Dubov (announcer), Johnny Desmond (vocal). 7:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

88379. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. August 31, 1944. BBC. The program originates from the Paris, Cinema, London. The first tune is, "Here We Go Again." The program is slightly upcut. Guest Bing Crosby sings, "Long Ago and Far Away," "Amor" and "Swingin' On A Star." Glenn Miller and The American Band Of The AEF, Bing Crosby, Johnny Desmond (vocal), Mel Powell. 28:21. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

102386. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. September 6, 1944. BBC. The band plays, "What Is This Called Love" (recorded September 6, 1944, the rest of the recording is from September 7, 1944), "Time Well Tell," "All's Well Mademoiselle," "Moonlight Serenade." Glenn Miller and The American Band Of The AEF, Gloria Brent (vocal), Johnny Desmond (vocal), The Crew Chiefs. 9:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

88380. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. September 7, 1944. BBC. The program originates from Bedford. The first tune is, "Body and Soul." The program includes the first broadcast of, "All's Well, Mademoiselle." Glenn Miller and The American Band Of The AEF, The Crew Chiefs, Johnny Desmond, Mel Powell, Gloria Brent (vocal). 24:35. Audio condition: Good to very good. Incomplete.

69879. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. September 7, 1944. BBC/AEF Programme. Sustaining. The first tune heard is, "Time Alone Will Tell." The last 7:36 of the program only. Glenn Miller and The Army Air Force Band, Gloria Brent (vocal). 7:36. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

102383. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. November 17, 1944. BBC Home Service. The broadcast originates from the Queensbury All-Services Club, London. The first tune is, "705." Glenn Miller and The American Band Of The AEF, Artie Malvin (vocal), Jerry Gray (conductor in the absence of Glenn Miller), Ray McKinley (vocal), Peanuts Hucko (vocal), Keith Jameson (announcer). 24:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

102384. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. November 25, 1944. BBC. The program was recorded at Co-Partners Hall, London. The orchestra plays, "Jerry's Aachen Back," "Anchors Aweigh" and "Song Of The Volga Boatmen." Glenn Miller and The American Band Of The AEF. 8:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

102385. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. December 1, 1944. BBC. The band plays, "Little Brown Jug" and Parachute Jump." Glenn Miller and The American Band Of The AEF. . Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

69875. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. January 23, 1945. BBC/AEF Programme. Sustaining. 8:30 P. M. broadcast. Recorded January 22, 1945 at the Olympia Theatre, Paris at 5:30 P. M. The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Jerry Gray (director), Paul Dudley (announcer), Johnny Desmond (vocal), The Crew Chiefs. 18:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

69898. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. January 30, 1945. BBC/AEF Programme. Sustaining. An 8:30 P.M. broadcast, recorded January 29, 1945 at the Olympia Theatre, Paris at 5:30 P.M. The tunes heard are, "On Wisconsin" and "After You've Gone." Glenn Miller and The American Band Of The AEF, Jerry Gray (conductor), Mel Powell (piano), Peanuts Hucko (clarinet), Ray McKinley (drums), Paul Dudley (announcer). 5:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpt.

69860. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. April 24, 1945. BBC/Allied Expeditionary Forces Programme. Sustaining. The program was recorded April 3, 1941, 2:45 P. M.). The first tune heard is, "Music Makers." The final 12:58 of the program only. The American Band Of The AEF, Jerry Gray (director), Paul Dudley (announcer), Members Of The Glenn Miller Band. 12:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

69529. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. April 27, 1945. BBC/AEF Programme. Sustaining. Broadcast 8:30 P. M. Recorded April 9, 1945, 2:45 P. M. at the Olympia Theatre, Paris. The first tune is, "In The Mood." The Glenn Miller Orchestra (billed as "The American Band Of The AEF"), Jerry Gray (conductor), Paul Dudley (announcer), The Crew Chiefs, Johnny Desmond (vocal), Artie Malvin (vocal). 25:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

69892. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. May 1, 1945. BBC/AEF Programme. Sustaining. An 8:30 P. M. broadcast. A 3:20 P. M. recording sesion on April 9, 1945 at the Olympia Theatre, Paris. The American Band Of The AEF, Members Of The Glenn Miller Band, Jerry Gray (director), Paul Dudley (announcer), Ray McKinley (vocal, drums), Johnny Desmond (voal), The Crew Chiefs, Mel Powell (piano). 28:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

69859. The American Band Of The A.E.F.. June 4, 1945. BBC/Allied Expeditionary Forces Programme. Sustaining. The program was recorded on the date above at 8:45 P.M. at the Olympia Theatre, Paris. The first tune is, "Song Of The Volga Boatmen." The first 14:52 of the program only. The American Band Of The AEF, Broderick Crawford (announcer), Jerry Gray (conductor), Johnny Desmond (vocal), Members Of The Glenn Miller Band. 14:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

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