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Benny Goodman's Biography

Benjamin David “Benny” Goodman (May 30, 1909 – June 13, 1986) was an American jazz and swing musician, clarinetist and bandleader; widely known as the "King of Swing".

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Backside Henry James & Benny Goodman - Swingtime 1937-1942 - Archive of Jazz
Backside Henry James & Benny Goodman - Swingtime 1937-1942 - Archive of Jazz
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  • Diary of a Heartland Radical: JAZZ: PERSONAL AND POLITICAL .....

      Blog Source: | 3 days ago
    Popularizing of the jazz genre occurred as a result of Hollywood biopics about Glenn Miller (with Jimmy Stewart) and Benny Goodman (with Steve Allen). I have a vague recollection of the melding of live music and biopic when I saw a stage ...
  • MUSIC REVIEW: La Musica final program - June LeBell

      Blog Source: | 3 days ago
    “Contrasts,” which Benny Goodman commissioned for a whopping $300, has everything a musician could want to play and an audience could want to hear, from Hungarian and Romanian folk tunes to spicy jazz. The trio negotiated the ...
  • Goodman On Subtleties | Global Advisors

      Blog Source: | 3 days ago
    Sometimes when you start losing detail, whether it's in music or in life, something as small as … failing to be polite to someone, you start to lose substance. Benny Goodman, musician. Read the full article here. This content was originally .

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