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Canadian Antique Phonograph Society CD
Music (Makes The World Go 'Round)
Dance Bands
From Canada


© 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.

Limehouse Blues
Melody Kings Dance Orchestra
HMV 216450
Recorded 1923
Nobody's Sweetheart
Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians, Lebert Lombardo, vocal
Vocalion 15657
Recorded 1928
I Love My Baby (My Baby Loves Me)
New Princes' Toronto Band, Les Allen, vocal
Columbia 3929
Recorded 1926
Turn On The Heat
Alfredo And His Band, Joe Leigh, vocal
Edison Bell Radio 1299
Recorded 1930
Telling It To The Daisies
Fred Culley And His Royal York Hotel Orchestra, Paul Hagan, vocal
HMV 216551
Recorded 1929

Purchase CAPS CD
Dance Bands from Canada

Inside Canada $15.00 CAD
Outside Canada $20.00 CAD

or send payment to:

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

  • 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  • rare, previously-unpublished photographs and ephemera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
  • 24 tracks
  • 69:45 total time