BBCCD652 Classic years - Volume 5, Silly songs by Various

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Catalogue numberBBCCD652
TitleClassic years - Volume 5, Silly songs
Cover conditionNear mint
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label codeA
Item deleted?Yes
Distributed / printed byBBC Enterprises Ltd.
Country of originUK UK flag
Media typeREB 652
Media genreMusic - Orchestral
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Run-off codes / Shop bar codesBBC CD 651 . MASTERED BY NIMBUS
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Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1Everything is fresh today [Gunn / Jack Hodges (Raspberry King) with orchestra]3.14
A2I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice-cream [Johnson / Moll / King / Waring's Pennsylvanians with Fred Waring / Poley McClintock]2.31
A3Crazy words, crazy tune [Yellen / Ager / Dick Robertson and a piano]2.43
A4Shut the door (They're comin' through the window) [Mann / Ives / Howard / Kern / Billy Cotton and his band]3.07
A5Song of the prune [Frank Crumit / De-Costa with instrumental quartet]3.23
A6My canary has circles under his eyes [Kohler / Pola / Golden / Debroy Somers Band with Dan Donovan]3.01
A7Roll 'em girls [Heath / Marr / Fletcher / Salt and Pepper]3.00
A8Egyptian Ella [Doyle / Jack Hylton and his Orchestra with Pat O'Malley featuring E O Pogson / Phillipe Brun]2.52
A9Mad dogs and Englishmen (Words and music) [Noel Coward with orchestra]2.54
A10Thirty thirsty throats [Nesbitt Bros. / Tessie O'Shea with orchestra]2.41
A11Nellie the nudist queen [Ross / Sargent / Stuart Ross and Joe Sargent with paino]3.10
A12The yodelling Chinaman [Farrell / Stogden / George Van Dusen yodelling with Novelty orchestra]2.59
A13Let's all be fairies [Algy More / Durium Dance Band]2.42
A14I do not choose to run [Kenny / Dennis / Six Jumping Jacks with Tom Stacks / Harry Reser]2.48
A15How could Red Riding Hood [Randolph / The Yacht Club Boys]2.50
A16When it's night time in Italy, it's Wednesday over here [Kendis / Brown / Billy Jones with orchestra]2.57
Total length of media 46:52.


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