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The Cresta Blanca Carnival The Carnival of Musical Contrasts

(also known as The Carnival of Musical Contrasts) featured a mix of several different types of musical genres of the period including classical music, pop, and jazz.

4 old time radio show recordings
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1 MP3 CD
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2 Audio CDs


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Play a sample episode from March 24, 1944:

"Hallelujah"



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About this Old Time Radio Show

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Jack PearlSponsored by Cresta Blanca Wines, Tthe Cresta Blanca Carnival (also known as The Carnival of Musical Contrasts) featured a mix of several different types of musical genres of the period.

The show was on the air from October 1942 until May of 1944 and featured classical music, pop, and jazz. 

The show was first hosted by funny man Jack Pearl with his straight man, Cliff Hall from October 1942 until April 1943. Originally, the show was on for 45 minutes later changing to 30 minutes in April 1943 with a corresponding change in hosts to Frank Gallop with Eric Hatch as the musical commentator. Morton Gould conducted the orchestra for the run of the show. When listening to the show, listen for the Cresta Blanca commercials simulating pouring wine and the catchy jingle 

See also: Cresta Blanca Hollywood Players

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These classic recordings are available in the following formats:
  • MP3 CDs are delivered by mail. These archival quality MP3 CDs are playable in your computer and many MP3 player devices.



    4 recordings on 1 MP3 CD for just $5.00
    total playtime 1 hours, 57 min
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      4 shows - total playtime 1 hours 57 minutes
      1. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440412 April Showers.mp3
      2. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440419 Singin In Rain.mp3
      3. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440524 36 Hallelujah.mp3
      4. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440530 I Got Rhythm.mp3
  • MP3 downloads are available instantly after purchase!



    4 recordings on 1 MP3 Collection Download for just $5.00
    total playtime 1 hours, 57 min
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    Click here to see disc contents


      4 shows - total playtime 1 hours 57 minutes
      1. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440412 April Showers.mp3
      2. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440419 Singin In Rain.mp3
      3. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440524 36 Hallelujah.mp3
      4. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440530 I Got Rhythm.mp3
  • Standard Audio CDs are delivered by mail on archival quality media with up to 60 minutes on each CD and play in all CD players



    4 recordings on 2 Audio CDs
    total playtime 1 hours, 57 min

    Disc A001

    1. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440412 April Showers
    2. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440419 Singin In Rain

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    Disc A002

    1. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440524 36 Hallelujah
    2. Cresta Blanca Carnival 440530 I Got Rhythm

    Add Audio CD to Cart - $5.00