Erscheinungsdatum: 07.04.2017Medium: Audio-CDInhalt: 2 Audio-CDsTitel: The Treasury Show Vol. 23Autor: Ellington, Duke and His OrchestraVerlag: Membran Media GmbHImprint: Storyville RecordsSchlagworte: Jazz // Musik-CD // Musik-CassetteRubrik: Mus
The Treasury Show Vol. 23Audio-CDvon Duke and His Orchestra EllingtonEAN: 0717101902323Inhalt: 2 Audio-CDsErscheinungsjahr: 2017Maße: 144 x 127 x 12 mmAutor: Duke and His Orchestra EllingtonJazz, Musik-CD, Popmusik, Musik-Cassette, Unterhaltungsmusik
Who Touched Base in my Thought Shower?:A Treasury of Unbearable Office Jargon Sceptre Steven Poole
While George Burns and Gracie Allen were uproariously funny on stage, screen, and television, radio was - and remains - the preeminent showcase for their comedic talents. Here you’ll find 20 digitally remastered and restored radio episodes, including some available here for the first time anywhere, featuring big name guest stars like Cary Grant, Ray Milland, Hedy Lamarr, Charles Boyer, Ida Lupino, Bing Crosby, Cesar Romero, and more! Aiding and abetting the stars was a top-notch supporting cast that included announcer-sidekick Bill Goodwin, bashful bandleader Meredith Willson, and rascally regulars Hans Conried, Mel Blanc, Elvia Allman, Joseph Kearns, Bea Benaderet, Arthur Q. Bryan, Paula Winslowe, Verna Felton, and Gale Gordon. Burns, Allen, and the crème de la crème of Hollywood talent will have you doubled over in laughter, enjoying one of the true delights of Radio’s Golden Age. Episodes include: The George Burns & Gracie Allen Show: Twenty Dollar Debt 05-04-43; Dotso 05-11-43; Mr. Sunshine 05-18-43; Collecting Waste Fats 06-15-43; Guest: Brian Donlevy 09-14-43; Guest: Ray Milland 09-21-43; Guest: Ann Sheridan 09-28-43; Guest: Pat O’Brien 10-19-43; Guest: Hedy Lamarr 10-26-43; Guest: Walter Pidgeon 11-16-43; Guest: Loretta Young 11-23-43; Guest: Charles Boyer 11-30-43; Guest: Ida Lupino 12-07-43; Guest: John Garfield 12-28-43; Maxwell House Coffee Time: Surprise Housewarming Party 09-29-45; Guest: Frances Langford 05-29-47; Guest Cary Grant (and Cousin Nellie) 10-16-47; Guest: Cary Grant (as Gracie’s husband for a day) 10-30-47; Guest: Bing Crosby 12-04-47; Guest: Cesar Romero 01-20-49. 1. Language: English. Narrator: George Burns, Gracie Allen, Cary Grant, Old Time Radio. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/radi/001901/bk_radi_001901_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A bumper collection of classic fun and games from one of BBC Radio 4´s best-loved and most enduring comedy panel games. The inimitable Humphrey Lyttelton is in the chair for these 36 hilarious editions, collected together for the first time. He presides over regular players Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden and Willie Rushton, plus guests including Stephen Fry, Tony Hawks, Andy Hamilton, Paul Merton, Sandi Toksvig and Jeremy Hardy. Hear them having their wicked way with favourite rounds, including One Song to the Tune of Another, Limericks, Sound Charades, Cheddar Gorge and Swanee Kazoo. The teams are helped along by lively audiences from a variety of British towns and cities, and, as is customary on Clue, Colin Sell is at the piano, and the lovely Samantha sits on Humph´s right hand. Also included is a special episode, ´Everyman´s Guide to Mornington Crescent´, which reveals the full and unexpurgated history of the greatest game on earth; and Willie Rushton´s last show, featuring an introductory tribute from Ned Sherrin. A feast of unrestrained revelry and inspired ad-libs, this is the authentic, award-winning antidote to panel games. Accept no substitutes! Duration: 18 hours approx. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Humphrey Lyttleton, Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhuk/002546/bk_rhuk_002546_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A sparkling collection of specials and spin-offs from the award-winning BBC Radio 4 comedy show, plus two tributes to the legendary Humphrey Lyttelton. This third and final Clue treasury features a panoply of specials based around the perennial ‘antidote to panel games’. In the mix are I’m Sorry I Haven’t a Christmas Clue, featuring the team’s unique interpretation of A Christmas Carol; Humph in Wonderland, in which they venture down a rabbit hole; and In Search of Mornington Crescent, in which Andrew Marr peers behind the veil of secrecy surrounding that illustrious game. Also included are two shows commemorating the programme’s inimitable original host, the late, much-missed Humphrey Lyttelton. In Chairman Humph, presented by Stephen Fry, friends and admirers including Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer and Graeme Garden recall Humph’s numerous Clue highlights, while in Humph Celebration Concert, Stephen Lyttelton introduces an exceptional evening of music and comedy celebrating his father. Finally, arriving just after they’ve had their tea are all three series of spin-off comedy The Doings of Hamish & Dougal. Among the performers in this superb collection are Willie Rushton, Sandi Toksvig, Andy Hamilton, Rob Brydon, Linda Smith, Jeremy Hardy, Jack Dee, Dame Judi Dench, Sir Michael Gambon and Alison Steadman. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Humphrey Lyttelton, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden, Willie Rushton, Stephen Fry. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhuk/003859/bk_rhuk_003859_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Jordan is an enticing, curious mix of new and old. From the glass-and-steel high rises of Amman to the goat hair tents of the Bedouin in Wadi Rum, this tiny country also abounds in ancient ruins. Petra is undisputedly the jewel in Jordan´s crown; a vast site of pink-tinged façades hewn into craggy rock faces. From floating in the Dead Sea to adventure activities in the desert, Footprint´s Handbook will help you make the most of Jordan´s highlights. Practicalities section with indispensable information on getting there and around. Highlights map and inspirational colour section, so you know what not to miss. Comprehensive, up-to-date listings of where to eat, sleep and relax. Detailed street maps for Amman, the main entry point for Jordan, as well as other key destinations From the shimmering blue blaze of world´s saltiest lake to the soft rose hues of Petra´s mighty Treasury, this concise Footprint Handbook will show you the the best of Jordan without weighing you down.