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Hear Music From WWII

A Troubled Peace

Hear music Henry refers to in
A Troubled Peace and Under a War-torn Sky

Nat King Cole singing “Straighten Up and Fly Right” (click on the play arrow in the upper right box)
http://www.last.fm/music/Nat+King+Cole/_/Straighten+Up+and+Fly+Right

Bing Crosby and the Andrew Sisters “Accentuate the Positive”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZUmAbi0Vm4

“It's been a long, long time”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zPP6FbbT4UI

The Mills Brothers performing “Till Then”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPdidRreduM

“When the Lights Go On Again”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vzlFaY0s_QI

Louis Armstrong and “I Can’t Give You Anything but Love”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TvKEzc3JXo4

“You are my sunshine”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDNDELFF1ok


Hear More

Andrew Sisters “Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree with Anyone else but Me”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5u8E4s57I0

Vera Lynn “We’ll Meet Again.”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cHcunREYzNY

Glenn Miller’s “Band In the Mood”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bR3K5uB-wMA

Benny Goodman “Sing, Sing, Sing, (With a Swing)”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62ZSQUyU00s

Johnny Mercer singing “G.I. Jive”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TaSvfT_L3M

Count Basie and his band 1941
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TYLbrZAko7E

Duke Ellington – “It don't mean a thing” (1943)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qDQpZT3GhDg

 

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