Big Band Vocalists

Saturday, August 3, 5pm/6mtn

This special looks back at the “crooners” and “canaries” of the 1940s, featuring the greatest vocalists of the period when they started their careers performing with orchestras and dance bands. Among the legendary artists and timeless hits included in the rare, vintage footage are Louis Armstrong, Perry Como, Doris Day, Helen Forest with the Harry James Orchestra, Peggy Lee with the Benny Goodman Orchestra and many more. Nick Clooney and Peter Marshall host.


Watch BIG BAND VOCALISTS on PBS. See more from KSPS Specials.


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