Category Archives: Doug Miles

4.0 Doubles Match Play Highlights Sarasota, FL

A few highlights of recent 4.0 doubles matches played in Sarasota, FL. Thanks to Leo of “Have Racket Will Tennis” for editing the highlights.





“Artist Spotlight” Jazz Guitarist and Singer John Pizzarelli Talks About His New CD “Better Days Ahead”

Doug Miles talks with the great jazz guitarist John Pizzarelli about his new CD “Better Days Ahead: Solo Guitar Takes on Pat Metheny” on “Talk Across America”. CD link available below:





“Big Band Files Rat Pack and Friends” Easter Show

On this edition of the “Big Band Files” with Doug Miles, we feature music from the “Rat Pack” (Frank, Dino and Sammy) and some of their friends including Bing Crosby, Judy Garland, Deana Martin plus a special appearance by Debbie Wileman as Judy Garland.





Remembering the Great NBA Hall of Famer Elgin Baylor who passed away at 86

Remembering the great Elgin Baylor who passed away March 22, 2021 at 86. This interview was recorded July 16, 2018: Doug Miles talks with Alan Eisenstock author “Hang Time, My Life in Basketball” about the great Elgin Baylor on “Talk Across America”. Elgin Baylor passed away at 86 on March 22, 2021.





“Big Band Files” Salute to St. Patrick’s Day

The Big Band Files with Doug Miles salutes St. Patrick’s Day with some of the great Irish songs and singers including Bing Crosby, Andy Williams, Dennis Day, Gene Kelly, Carmel Quinn, John Gary, the comedy of Irish comedian Hal Roach and Benny Goodman’s Band.





“Artist Spotlight” Singer Jane Monheit on her new Jazz CD “Come What May”

Doug Miles talks with singer Jane Monheit about her newest CD “Come What May” and her career in show business. Click here for more about Jane.





4.0 vs 4.0 Tennis Longwood Run Tennis Club Sarasota, FL 3-9-21 (Part 2)

Part 2 of a 4.0 vs. 4.0 match I played against Leo (I’m in the maroon shirt) at Longwood Run Tennis Club in Sarasota, FL 3-2-21. Thanks to Leo for editing the highlights. Check out his channel “Have Racket Will Tennis”





4.0 vs. 4.0 Tennis at Longwood Run Tennis Club Sarasota, FL 3-8-21

4.0 vs. 4.0 tennis at Longwood Run Tennis Club Sarasota, FL played 3-2-21. Doug (Me in Red shirt) against Leo (Part 1). Thanks to Leo for editing the highlights. Check out his channel “Have Racket Will Tennis





“Big Band Files” Salute to Baseball

On this edition of the show, we salute the game of baseball as spring training begins with some songs and sounds of the game.





“Big Band Files” With Doug Miles With Guest Jazz Legend Rob Pronk

On this archived edition of the “Big Band Files” with Doug Miles, international jazz legend Rob Pronk is the guest. Rob was a talented musician and arranger and lead the internationally reknowned Jazz Metropole Orchestra. This show originally aired on WIBQ, now WSRQ radio in Sarasota, FL January 25, 2005. Rob Pronk passed away July 6, 2012.