+ California Melodies aired from 1940 to 1942 and featured composer David Rose and singer Maxine Gray. The show was a huge orchestral production featuring Rose's music and was broadcast from Hollywood. The music was easy on the ears and quite pleasing and melodic.
- Radio Shows
Please enjoy these 44 old time radio episodes:
|04.18.1940||california melodies (002) first song gaucho serenade||
+ The first tune is, "Gaucho Serenade." Art Taum plays, "All The Things You Are" and a sizzling, "G...
|04.25.1940||california melodies (003) first song lady be good||
+ The first tune is, "Lady Be Good." Art Tatum plays, "Humoresque" and "The Shout" (an original com...
|05.02.1940||california melodies (004) first song it's a blue world||
+ The first tune is, "It's A Blue World." Art Tatum plays, "Tea For Two," and "Wrap Your Troubles I...
|05.09.1940||california melodies (005) first song how high the moon||
+ The first tune is, "How High The Moon." Art Tatum plays, "Elegy" (Massenet) and, "If I Had You." ...
|05.16.1940||california melodies (006) first song devil may care||
+ The first tune is, "Devil May Care." Art Tatum plays, "I Got Rhythm" and, "Sweet Lorraine." David...
|05.30.1940||california melodies (007) first song blue moon||
+ The first tune is, "Blue Room." Art Tatum plays, "Memories Of You" and, "It Had To Be You." David...
|12.14.1940||california melodies (036) first song the barkarol|
|12.21.1940||california melodies (037) first song in the gloaming|
|01.04.1941||california melodies (039) first song to a wild rose|
|01.11.1941||california melodies (040) first song hymn to the evening star|
|01.18.1941||california melodies (041) first song deserted city|
|01.25.1941||california melodies (042) first song juanita|
|02.01.1941||california melodies (043) first song my heart at thy sweet voice|
|02.08.1941||california melodies (044) first song selections from faust|
|02.15.1941||california melodies (045) first song song of the island|
|02.22.1941||california melodies (046) first song barcarole|
|N/A||california melodies (008) first song the caroica||
+ The first tune is, "The Carioca." Art Tatum plays an unannounced selection and, "Dark Eyes." Davi...
|N/A||california melodies (009) first song beyond the blue horizon||
+ The first tune is, "Beyond The Blue Horizon." Art Tatum plays, "Louise" and, "Rosetta." David Ros...
|N/A||california melodies (010) first song somebody loves me||
+ The first tune is, "Somebody Loves Me." Art Tatum plays, "I Thought About You" and, "Too Marvelou...
|N/A||california melodies (011) first song dardenella||
+ The first tune is, "Dardenella." Art Tatum plays, "Stompin' At The Savoy" and, "I'll Never Be The...
|N/A||california melodies (012) first song devil may care||
+ The first tune is, "Devil May Care." Art Tatum plays, "Where Or When" and, "Humoresque." The syst...
|N/A||california melodies (16) first song i'll see you in my dreams (afrs)|
|N/A||california melodies (25) first song anything goes (afrs)|
|N/A||california melodies (85) guest cole porter (afrs)|