Journey to a Star, 1942
When Ken Mac made this recording, his singer was Poona-born Beryl Templeman. She spent her early life in England, before returning to India during the Second World War for what she imagined would be a short vacation. She stayed for seven years, touring India, Batavia, Hong Kong and Singapore. Back in England, she sang with Roy Fox’s band after the war. The male vocalist is Bob Parke.
A Journey to a Star by naresh.fernandes
COL FB 40175 Taj Mahal Hotel Dance Orchestra, headed by Joe Theodore, vocalist unknown.
Chin Up, Cheerio, Carry On
Recorded in Calcutta, May 1942 Chin Up Cheerio Carry On by THE TAJMAHAL HOTEL DANCE ORCHESTRA by Taj Mahal Foxtrot
COL FB 40175 Taj Mahal Hotel Dance Orchestra, headed by Joe Theodore, vocalist unknown
Chattanooga Choo Choo
Recorded in Calcutta, May 1942 Chattanooga Choo Choo by THE TAJMAHAL HOTEL DANCE ORCHESTRA by Taj Mahal Foxtrot
Rhythm 786 Theodore’s New Music with Pepita, vocals
Our Love Affair
Recorded in Bombay, 1941Our Love Affair by Theodore and his Dance Orchestra with Pepita by tajmahalfoxtrot1