This 26-track compilation contains cuts from several of Glenn's service orchestras, which at the time were the world's most popular dance bands! The talents of Johnny Desmond, Ray McKinley, the Crew Chiefs and Jerry Gray are all showcased here, in addition to 4 bonus tracks from 1959 by the Norman Leyden Orchestra using A.A.F. band arrangements! Includes Shoo-Shoo Baby; Speak Low; the Victory Polka; G.I. Jive; Suddenly It's Spring; Star Eyes; Goodnight Wherever You Are; I Couldn't Sleep a Wink Last Night, and more! Sounds of Yesteryear.
This 26-track compilation contains cuts from several of Glenn's service orchestras, which at the time were the world's most popular dance bands! The talents of Johnny Desmond, Ray McKinley, the Crew Chiefs and Jerry Gray are all showcased here, in addition to 4 bonus tracks from 1959 by the Norman Leyden Orchestra using A.A.F. band arrangements! Includes Shoo-Shoo Baby; Speak Low; the Victory Polka; G.I. Jive; Suddenly It's Spring; Star Eyes; Goodnight Wherever You Are; I Couldn't Sleep a Wink Last Night, and more! Sounds of Yesteryear.
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Top Tunes Of 1944
Artist: Glenn Miller
Format: CD
New: Available In Store 16.97
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DISC: 1

1. Shoo-Shoo Baby (Vocals: The Crew Chiefs)
2. Speak Low (Vocal: Johnny Desmond)
3. My Ideal (Vocal: Johnny Desmond)
4. Poinciana (Song of the Tree) (Vocals: Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs)
5. The Victory Polka (Vocals: Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs)
6. My Heart Tells Me (Should I Believe My Heart?) (Vocal: Johnny Desmond)
7. Holiday for Strings
8. G.I. Jive (Vocals: Ray McKinley and the Crew Chiefs)
9. Long Ago (And Far Away) (Vocal: Johnny Desmond) 1
10. Going My Way (Vocal: Johnny Desmond) 1
11. The Music Stopped (Vocal: Johnny Desmond) 1
12. Suddenly It's Spring (Vocal: Johnny Desmond) 1
13. I Love You (Vocal: Johnny Desmond) 1
14. Star Eyes (Vocal: Johnny Desmond) 1
15. How Sweet You Are (Vocal: Johnny Desmond) 1
16. Goodnight Wherever You Are (Vocals: Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs) 1
17. I Couldn't Sleep a Wink Last Night (Vocals: Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs) 1
18. I'll Get By (Vocal: Anne Shelton) 1
19. Is You Is or Is You Ain't (My Baby)? (Vocal: Ray McKinley) 2
20. Cow-Cow Boogie (Vocal: Ray McKinley) 2
21. The Trolley Song (Vocals: Johnny Desmond and the Crew Chiefs) 2
22. Together (Bonus Track Feat. the Norman Leyden Orchestra 1959 Using A.A.F. Band Arrangements. Vocal: Johnny Desmond) 2
23. Amor (Bonus Track Feat. the Norman Leyden Orchestra 1959 Using A.A.F. Band Arrangements. Vocal: Johnny Desmond) 2
24. I'll Be Seeing You (Bonus Track Feat. the Norman Leyden Orchestra 1959 Using A.A.F. Band Arrangements. Vocal: Johnny Desmond) 2
25. I'll Walk Alone (Bonus Track Feat. the Norman Leyden Orchestra 1959 Using A.A.F. Band Arrangements. Vocal: Johnny Desmond)

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This 26-track compilation contains cuts from several of Glenn's service orchestras, which at the time were the world's most popular dance bands! The talents of Johnny Desmond, Ray McKinley, the Crew Chiefs and Jerry Gray are all showcased here, in addition to 4 bonus tracks from 1959 by the Norman Leyden Orchestra using A.A.F. band arrangements! Includes Shoo-Shoo Baby; Speak Low; the Victory Polka; G.I. Jive; Suddenly It's Spring; Star Eyes; Goodnight Wherever You Are; I Couldn't Sleep a Wink Last Night, and more! Sounds of Yesteryear.