A treasure trove of swing, jazz & dance from live 1920s-60s radio & TV presented by Greg Poppleton, 1920s-30s style dance band singer and band leader. Includes Australian, UK, US and non-English language swing orchestras, vocalists, society bands, bop, trad, blues, cool, jive as well as the occasional hillbilly, western swing and early rock ‘n’ roll live radio material.
O Eternity, You Thunder-word! — the Canberra Bach Ensemble performs four cantatas (BWV 20, 60, 105 and 78) at St Christopher’s Cathedral, Manuka.
Canberra Bach Ensemble https://www.canberrabachensemble.com/
Concert Hall is repeated on Wednesdays at 1.30pm
Step back in time with “Hit Parade of Yesterday” – Vintage music from the 20s & 30s, more precisely, 1926-1937, jazz, big bands, and some Australian bands, personalities and music from the movies are featured. Original recordings are used. A monthly special highlights a personality or a band or, perhaps, a type of music or dance. This program began in March 1978!