CBC Television Network

Swing Gently

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1960

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Monday evenings at 9:30 PM during the summer of 1960.

Also known as Swing Easy, this hour long music/variety program featured the Billy Van Four, Allan Blye, Pam Hyatt, Alan Miller and Ruth Walker.

Guests included ballet dancers David Adams and Lois Smith, jazz chanteuse Nina Simone, dancer Joey Hollingsworth, and the Rhythm Pals among. The show was renewed for the primetime season as Fancy Free.

Written by John Corcelli – June, 2005