The Dick Aurandt Show

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.


48056. The Dick Aurandt Show. 1950. CBS Pacific net, KNX, Los Angeles origination. Sustaining. The first tune is "Tiger Rag." Richard Aurandt at the organ (and other keyboard instruments), some music on record. A pop music show with a live audience. The audience plays "Stumpus" with Dick, who tries to play the tunes they name. He can only guess one and misses about six others! Prizes for the jackpot question include a Hillman "Minx" automobile. Someone guesses the jackpot tune, even though it was written in 1913! An interesting music/audience participation show. Richard Aurandt. 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48060. The Dick Aurandt Show. December 12, 1952. CBS net, KNX, Los Angeles origination. Sustaining. The first tune is "Am I Wasting My Time On You." Guest is composer Irving Bibo, who sings, "Ain't Nature Grand," "Shake Hands With a Millionaire," (a very touching song!), "All Things Are Passing," and Jimminy Christmas." He accompanies himself on the piano. The opening is slightly upcut. Richard Aurandt, Irving Bibo, Mel Baldwin (announcer). 28:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

48062. The Dick Aurandt Show. December 25, 1952. CBS Pacific net, KNX, Los Angeles origination. Sustaining. The first tune is "Joy To The World." A program of Christmas carols and very evocative of the season. Good radio Clancey Cassell (announcer), Richard Aurandt (music), Thomas Hanlon (announcer). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48059. The Dick Aurandt Show. 1953. CBS net, KNX, Los Angeles origination. Sustaining. Richard Aurandt at the organ. The first tune is, "Can't We Talk It Over?" Guest is lyricist Ned Washington, who sings, "Ghost Of A Chance," "Stella By Starlight," and "High Noon" (which won the Academy Award for Best Song in 1952). Tex Ritter, he's not. Patty Bolan sings, "My Foolish Heart." All tunes on the show were written by Ned. Richard Aurandt (organ), Mel Baldwin (announcer), Ned Washington, Patty Bolan. 29:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48057. The Dick Aurandt Show. January 3, 1953. CBS Pacific net. Sustaining. The first selection is "The Poet and Peasant Overture." Pleasant tunes on the Hammond organ. Richard Aurandt. 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48061. The Dick Aurandt Show. CBS Pacific net. Sustaining. A radio show on television? The first tune is, "Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes." Richard talks his way through "Nina Never Knew" (well-done!), and don't miss his version of, "Deep Purple." Richard Aurandt, Jim Bannon (announcer). 29:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 6 programs.