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Composer of the Week: Cole Porter


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5/5. Donald Macleod ends his exploration of Cole Porter's music with shows from his final years. Silk Stockings (excerpts) Fred Astaire, Janis Paige and Carol Richards, MGM Studio Orchestra, conductor Andre Previn
High Society (excerpts) Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and Grace Kelly, Louis Armstrong and His Band, MGM Studio Orchestra, conductor Johnny Green
Get Out of Town (Leave It to Me); From This Moment On (Out of this World): Why Can't You Behave? (Kiss Me, Kate) Ella Fitzgerald
Repeated on Thursday at 12 midnight


Presenter: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Cole Porter
Unknown: Fred Astaire
Unknown: Janis Paige
Unknown: Carol Richards
Conductor: Andre Previn
Unknown: Bing Crosby
Unknown: Frank Sinatra
Unknown: Grace Kelly
Unknown: Louis Armstrong
Conductor: Johnny Green
Unknown: Ella Fitzgerald

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Composer of the Week: Cole Porter

BBC Radio 3, 15 July 2005 12.00

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