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Canadian Antique Phonograph Society


Music (Makes The World Go 'Round)

Dance Bands
From Canada

1922-1930

© 2000 Canadian Antique Phonograph Society


Compiled by the Canadian Antique Phonograph Society from original 78 rpm recordings, digitally restored and professionally produced, this CD focuses on dance bands from the 1920s, the fabled "Jazz Age", and presents a cross section of sides, from straight dance music to some peppy sides to some very hot tracks, by Canadian musicians playing in Canada and abroad.

Listen to sample tracks
Limehouse Blues
Melody Kings Dance Orchestra
HMV 216450
Recorded 1923
I Love My Baby (My Baby Loves Me)
New Princes' Toronto Band
Columbia 3929
Recorded 1926
Nobody's Sweetheart
Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians
Vocalion 15657
Recorded 1928

Complete Tracklist and Booklet

Purchase CAPS CD

Price: $15.00 CAD postpaid

or Send Payment to:

          Canadian Antique Phonograph Society
          122 Major Street
          Toronto, Ontario M5S 2L2
          CANADA

  • 28 page full colour booklet
  • rare, previously-unpublished photographs and ephemera
  • historical overview of the "Jazz Age" in Canada
  • biographical details on the band members
  • commentary on many of the recordings
  • complete discography, personnels and recording dates
  • 69:45 total time