Festival Musical(s)
Talk 19 Ian's Top Ten 1
Ian's Top Ten: A Handful of Swing Era Classics
Presenter: Ian Whitcomb
Thu Aug 1, 5:00-6:00 pm
Jaqua Concert Hall, The Shedd Institute
  • Description
  • Program
OFAM's resident historian of American popular music Ian Whitcomb sings his top 10 list of Swing Era favorites harkening from many corners of the popular music world, but with a decided emphasis on Western Swing, with comments and interesting facts along the way.
Ian's Top 10
 April Showers
(1921) - B. G. DeSylva (w) Louis Silvers (m)
 The Darktown Strutters' Ball
(1916) - Shelton Brooks (w/m)
 I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover
(1927) - Mort Dixon (w) Harry Woods (m)
 It's A Sin To Tell A Lie
(1936) - Billy Mayhew (w/m)
 Shine On, Harvest Moon
(1908) - Nora Bayes, Jack Norworth (w/m)
 Who's Sorry Now?
(1923) - Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby (w) Ted Snyder (m)
 Somebody Stole My Gal
(1918) - Leo Wood (w/m)
(2005) - Ian Whitcomb (w/m)
 I Can't Give You Anything But Love
(1928) Lew Leslie's Blackbirds of 1928 - Dorothy Fields (w) Jimmy McHugh (m)
 San Antonio Rose
(1940) - Bob Wills (w/m)
Ticket/Venue Info
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
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Title Sponsor
The Eye Center
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