Great Dance Bands Play Hits of the 1930s - Audio CD
Essentially, the 'Golden Age Of British Dance Bands' was pre-war and this collection concentrates on the fabulous Thirties.It was a time when well-drilled,...... more
Essentially, the 'Golden Age Of British Dance Bands' was pre-war and this collection concentrates on the fabulous Thirties.It was a time when well-drilled, competitive and hard working bands had the pick of the wealth of great songs which were being produced, it seemed almost daily, in America and to a lesser extent in the UK. Track List: Track Listing Sydney Kyte - This Is The Missus Ray Noble - The Younger Generation Jack Hylton - They All Fall In Love Billy Cotton - Skirts Debroy Somers Band - Look What Youve Done The Blue Mountaineers - Sweet Sixteen And Never Been Kissed Ambrose - It's The Talk Of The Town Lew Stone - The Bouncing Ball Roy Fox - I've Got An Invitation To A Dance Jack Payne - Mr & Mrs Is The Name Casani Club Orchestra - Red Sails In The Sunset Mario Harp Lorenzi - Everything Stops For Tea Harry Roy - Eeny Meeny Miney Mo Ambrose - Hors d'oeuvres Mrs Jack Hylton & Her Band - Please Believe Me Orlando & His Orchestra - Love Is Good For Anything That Ails You Billy Merrin & His Commanders - On The Beach At Bali Bali Jack Hylton - One, Two, Button Your Shoe Henry Hall - Eccentric Jay Wilbur - You Can't Stop Me From Dreaming SavoyHotel Orpheans - Love Walked In Jack Harris - I Double Dare You Sydney Lipton - Reckless Night On Board An Ocean Brian Lawrance - I Must See Annie Tonight Geraldo - Two Sleepy People Ronnie Munro - Sing A Song Of Sunbeams
Advantages: Service, location, price Disadvantages: Not being able to order different meal options for guests
...We got married at the Savoy Hotel in July 2010 and stayed for our wedding night.
The wedding was very easy to arrange. They had a special offer on for £999, which included the ceremony (although not the registrar?s fee), room hire, wedding breakfast for 50 and evening buffet for 100, a master of ceremonies, a glass of Buck?s Fizz for all wedding breakfast guests, table linen to...
Advantages: Lovely surroundings, (mainly) delicious tea. Disadvantages: Poor service
...An enjoyable, but disappointing for the cost, afternoon tea at The Savoy.
The location is ideal, on the Strand adjacent to Covent Garden, an easy walk from several tube stations and on several bus routes.
The facade of the hotel and the lobby are beautiful, as is the lounge area where tea is taken. During tea, a pianist plays, which is a lovely accompaniment, although some of the songs...
Advantages: Great theatre venue, especially when discounts available Disadvantages: West End prices
...a real delight. I do recall being struck by the magnificent façade of the Savoy Hotel when this first caught my eye in the early ?60s. But I was less aware of this gem of a theatre right next to it. In fact the theatre predates the hotel. Its auditorium is supposed to have been one of the most beautiful in Europe when it first opened in the late Victorian era (1881). Originally devel...