Sweet Adelaide

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920413]

In the first of four programmes, the popular singer

Adelaide Hall , now in her late eighties, talks to

June Knox-Mawer about her early days in New York. She appeared in Broadway musicals like Shuffle Along and Chocolate Kiddies which was written by Duke Ellington.

Producer Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920413]

Singer: Adelaide Hall

Written By: Duke Ellington

Producer: Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920420]

In the second of four programmes, singer

Adelaide Hall talks to

June Knox-Mawer about the time when she was appearing at the famous Cotton Club in Harlem.

Producer Derek Drescher. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920420]

Talks: Adelaide Hall

Producer: Derek Drescher.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920427]

The third of four programmes in which the singer Adelaide Hall talks to June Knox-Mawer.

Adelaide settled in London in 1938, began to appear in West End musicals, and before long had a club once again. Fats Waller came to see her and invited her to record again. Producer Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920427]

Unknown: Fats Waller

Producer: Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920504]

The popular singer

Adelaide Hall, now in her late 80s, in the last of her conversations with June Knox-Mawer.

Producer Derek Drescher Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920504]

Producer: Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921228]

In the first of four programmes, veteran singer Adelaide Hall talks to June Knox Mawer about her early days in New York. Producer Derek Drescher. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921228]

Unknown: Knox Mawer

Producer: Derek Drescher.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921229]

In the second of four programmes, singer

Adelaide Hall tells June

Knox-Mawer about when she was appearing at the Cotton Club in Harlem.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921230]

During the early thirties

Adelaide Hall ran her own club in Paris which, as she tells June Knox-Mawer, featured musicians like the guitarist Django Reinhardt.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921230]

Guitarist: Django Reinhardt.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921231]

In the last of her conversations with June Knox-Mawer, Adelaide

Hall recalls her work with ENSA. Stereo