The Bell Telephone Hour

Season 6 Episode 11

Show #11

Aired Friday 8:30 PM Feb 25, 1964 on NBC
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Show #11

Hosted by Shirley Jones with performances by Count Basie and His Orchestra, singers Jack Cassidy and Barbara McNair, ballet dancers Maria Tallchief and Nicholas Magaflanes, pianist Robert Casadesus, his wife Gaby Casadesus and son Jean Casadesus.

Shirley Jones opens the program with a medley of Jerome Kern songs "The Night was Made for Love" (from The Cat and the Fiddle), "Life Upon the Wicked Stage" (from Showboat), "The Touch of Your Hand" (from Roberta) and "Look For the Silver Lining" (from Sally).
Count Basie and His Orchestra with Barbara McNair perform "This Could be the Start of Something".
Barbara solos with "I Enjoy Being a Girl" and "All of Me".
Jack Cassidy performs a medley of songs including "Gigi" and joins his wife Shirley Jones in "You Are Love".
Pianist Robert Casadesus plays the last movement of Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 27 and is joined by his wife and son in Bach's Concerto for Three Pianos.
Maria Tallchief and Nicholas Magaflanes dancing George Balanchine's "Allegro Brilliante" to Tchaikovsky's Third Piano Concerto.


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