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The king of swing. Vol. 1 [sound recording] ; [1937-38 jazz concert no. 2]

Title
The king of swing. Vol. 1 [sound recording] ; [1937-38 jazz concert no. 2] / Benny Goodman and his original orchestra, trio and quartet.
Author
Goodman, Benny, 1909-1986,
Publication
[New York] : Columbia, [1956]

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v. 1AudioUse in libraryAvailable*LRXP 188 v. 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Description
1 audio disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono; 12 in.
Series Statement
BG 25 (Benny Goodman silver anniversary) series
Uniform Title
BG 25 series.
Alternative Title
  • Always.
  • BG 25 1937-38 jazz concert no. 2
  • Jazz concert no. 2
  • Moonglow.
  • Nagasaki.
  • Nice work if you can get it.
  • Peckin'.
  • Ridin' high.
  • Sheik of Araby.
  • St. Louis blues.
  • Sunny disposish.
  • Sweet Leilani.
  • Vibraphone blues.
Subjects
Note
  • "These recordings are made from 'air-checks' of late evening broadcasts from all over the country"--Notes from container.
  • Program notes on container by George Avakian.
Contents
Ridin' high / Cole Porter -- Nice work if you can get it / I. Gershwin-G. Gershwin -- Vibraphone blues / Hampton -- The Sheik of Araby / H. Smith-Wheeler-Snyder -- Always / Berlin -- Peckin' / Pollack-H. James-D. Ellington -- Sunny disposish / I. Gershwin-Charig -- Sweet Leilani / H. Owens -- Moonglow / Hudson-De Lange-I. Mills -- Nagasaki / Dixon-Warren -- St. Louis blues / W. C. Handy.
Call Number
*LRXP 188 v. 1
LCCN
93702353
Author
Goodman, Benny, 1909-1986, performer.
Title
The king of swing. Vol. 1 [sound recording] ; [1937-38 jazz concert no. 2] / Benny Goodman and his original orchestra, trio and quartet.
Imprint
[New York] : Columbia, [1956]
Type of Content
performed music
Type of Medium
audio
Type of Carrier
audio disc
Series
BG 25 (Benny Goodman silver anniversary) series
BG 25 series.
Performer
Benny Goodman and his original orchestra: Benny Goodman, clarinet ; Harry James, Ziggy Elman and Chris Griffin, trumpets ; Red Ballard and Murray MacEachern, trombones ; Hymie Shertzer and George Koenig, alto saxophones ; Art Rollini and Vido Musso, tenor saxophones ; Jess Stacy, piano ; Allan Reuss, guitar ; Harry Goodman, [double] bass ; Gene Krupa, drums. Trio and quartet: Benny Goodman, clarinet ; Teddy Wilson, piano ; Gene Krupa, drums ; Lionel Hampton, vibraphone (added for quartet).
Event
Recorded from original broadcasts 1937-1938.
Chronological Term
1931 - 1940
Added Author
Avakian, George.
Goodman, Benny, 1909-1986, conductor.
James, Harry, 1916-1983, performer.
Elman, Ziggy, performer.
Griffin, Chris, 1915-2005, performer.
Ballard, Red, performer.
McEachern, Murray, performer.
Shertzer, Hymie, performer.
Koenig, George (Saxophonist), performer.
Rollini, Arthur, 1912-1993, performer.
Musso, Vido, performer.
Stacy, Jess, 1904-1995, performer.
Reuss, Allan, performer.
Goodman, Harry (Double bassist), performer.
Krupa, Gene, 1909-1973, performer.
Wilson, Teddy, 1912-1986, performer.
Hampton, Lionel, performer.
Benny Goodman Orchestra, performer.
Benny Goodman Trio, performer.
Benny Goodman Quartet, performer.
Cover Title
BG 25 1937-38 jazz concert no. 2
Added Title
Jazz concert no. 2
Ridin' high.
Nice work if you can get it.
Vibraphone blues.
Sheik of Araby.
Always.
Peckin'.
Sunny disposish.
Sweet Leilani.
Moonglow.
Nagasaki.
St. Louis blues.
Publisher No.
CL 817 Columbia
Research Call Number
*LRXP 188 v. 1
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