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Cable, Howard Orchestra - Howard Cable & His Orchestra

Format: LP
Label: Canadian Talent Library CTL 5010
Year: 1962
Origin: Toronto, Ontario
Genre: orchestra
Value of Original Title: $100.00
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Release Type: Albums
Websites:  No
Playlist: Ontario, Canadian Talent Library, 1960's


Side 1

Track Name
Shall We Dance?
Me and My Shadow
Jollie Jacqueline
Body & Soul
If This Isn't Love

Side 2

Track Name
The Glow Worm
Hi Lili Hi Lo
I'm in the Mood for Love
When the Red Red Robin Comes Bob Bobbin' Along
Blue Moon
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Cable, Howard Orchestra - Howard Cable & His Orchestra

Howard cable and orchestra ctl 5010 %281962%29 back

Howard Cable & His Orchestra


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Howard Cable was born in 1920 – an era when people still travelled in horse and buggy, refrigerators ran on blocks of ice, there was cream floating on top of milk, and the Great Depression had not yet happened.

He grew up in the time of the Great Gatsby – the wonderful jazz era! In those magnificent days of music, everything was live, and a young man could dream of being in a band — or in his case, leading one!

The career that followed saw Howard conduct everything from Big Band to Broadway orchestra; from radio to television, to outdoor extravaganza. He had the privilege of working with Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie, Stan Getz, Bob Hope, Danny Kay, Victor Borge, Peggy Lee, and many other celebrated artists.

With a career spanning over seven decades (one of the longest in entertainment history), Howard has witnessed some extraordinary events, and has seen performers at their best, their worst, and everything in between. With a razor sharp memory (and wit to match), he recalls these events in vivid detail.

When blog writer Lori Fox Rossi began hearing these behind-the-scenes accounts, she felt compelled to write them down so they would not be lost. She convinced Howard to join her in creating this blog, in order to reach a wider audience and satisfy increasing demand.

The blog will eventually cover a time period from 1937 to the present, with new stories uploaded regularly. Some entries will be fascinating; others, funny. Some will even be a little salacious. There is a book in the works as well.

The one thing YOU can do to help is — follow the blog and tell others about it. This will let the authors know you are enjoying their efforts.


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