The Golden Age of Comedy

Packed with wit, humour, comedy and comic song

The Golden Age of Comedy

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Laugh out loud with some of the best and funniest moments from the finest comedy entertainers of all time. 

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Price: £ 11.99

Packed with wit, humour, comedy and comic song, this collection draws on the funny, the amusing and the downright laughable, as we bring the great comedy entertainers from 1926 to 1958 back to life!

It’s more than an appreciative glance back to the good old days of genuine genius and talent!

3 CDs present over 60 classic comedy moments, including: Don’t Let’s Be Beastly To The Germans - Noel Coward • Sam, Sam Pick Up Tha’ Musket - Stanley Holloway • Balham Gateway To The South - Peter Sellers • Cocktails For Two - Spike Jones • Phonetic Punctuation - Victor Borge • Nursery School - Joyce Grenfell and many more...

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Disc 1

1. Frank Sinatra & Celeste Holm - Who Wants To Be A Millionaire (from 'High Society')

2. Michael Flanders & Donald Swann - A Transport Of Delight

3. Stanley Holloway - Brahn Boots

4. George Formby - With My Little Stick Of Blackpool Rock

5. Gracie Fields - Walter Walter (Lead Me To The Altar)

6. Groucho Marx - Hooray For Captain Spaulding

7. Laurel and Hardy - The Trail Of The Lonesome Pine

8. Max Miller - Mary From The Dairy

9. Frank Crumit - Abdul Abulbul Amir

10. Noel Coward - Mrs. Worthington

11. Julie Andrews & Rex Harrison - The Rain In Spain (My Fair Lady)

12. Peter Sellers - Party Political Broadcast

13. Spike Jones and his City Slickers - Cocktails For Two

14. Stan Freberg - Heartbreak Hotel

15. The Stargazers - I See The Moon

16. Frankie Howerd & Margaret Rutherford - Nymphs And Shepherds

17. The Goons - A Russian Love Song

18. Lena Horne - A New Fangled Tango

19. Gerard Hoffnung - French Widows

20. Phil Harris - The Darktown Poker Club

21. Victor Borge - Phonetic Punctuation

22. Tom Lehrer - Be Prepared

23. Joyce Grenfell & Norman Wisdom - Narcissus

Disc 2

1. Red Ingle and the Natural Seven - Cigareetes Whusky and Wild Wild Women

2. Danny Kaye - Lobby Number (Manic Depressive Presents)

3. The Pied Pipers - Mairzy Doats

4. Frankie Howerd - Three Little Fishes

5. Arthur Askey - The Bee Song

6. Harry Roy and his Band - She Had To Go And Lose It At The Astor

7. George Formby - When I'm Cleaning Windows

8. Noel Coward - Don't Let's Be Beastly To The Germans

9. Stanley Holloway - Old Sam (Sam, Pick Oop Tha' Musket)

10. Bernard Miles - Me an' Old Charlie

11. Joyce Grenfell - Nursery School

12. Reginald Gardiner - Trains (Parts 1 & 2)

13. Noel Coward - Mad Dogs and Englishmen

14. Frank Crumit - Song Of The Prune

15. Fats Waller - Your Feet's Too Big

16. Tex Williams - Life Gets Tee-j'us Don't It?

17. Al Read - You're Seeing Too Much Of The Telly

18. Cyril Fletcher - The Tale Of Hector Cramp

19. Cicely Courtneidge Ivor McLaren & Lawrence Green - Double Damask

20. Spike Jones and his City Slickers - You Always Hurt The One You Love

21. Douglas Byng - Doris The Goddess Of Wind

22. Phil Harris - The Thing

23. Jimmy Durante - I'm The Guy Who Found The Lost Chord

Disc 3

1. Charles Penrose - The Laughing Policeman

2. Ernest Butcher - Peaceful Street

3. Max Miller - The Woman Improver

4. Stanley Holloway - The Lion And Albert

5. Bernard Miles - Over The Gate

6. Joyce Grenfell - Shirley's Girl Friend

7. Danny Kaye - Triplets

8. Bing Crosby & Al Jolson - The Spaniard That Blighted My Life

9. Peter Sellers - Auntie Rotter

10. Peter Ustinov & Anthony Hopkins - Mock Mozart

11. Tom Lehrer - The Old Dope Peddler

12. Stan Freberg - John and Marsha

13. Burl Ives - I Know An Old Lady

14. Ian Wallace - The Hippopotamus Song

15. Michael Flanders & Donald Swann - The Gnu Song

16. The Goons - The Ying Tong Song

17. Victor Borge - Inflationary Language

18. Gerard Hoffnung - The Bricklayer

19. Al Read - The Wife

20. Peter Sellers - Balham Gateway to the South

21. Tom Lehrer - Lobachevsky

22. Peter Ustinov - Phoney Folk Lore

23. Stan Freberg - Banana Boat (Day-O)