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Benny Goodman And His Orchestra

Benny Goodman And His Orchestra has been played on NTS shows including Haruki Murakami Day, with Air Mail Special first played on 9 December 2018.

Benny Goodman, born Benjamin David Goodman, (May 30, 1909 – June 13, 1986) was an American jazz musician, known as King of Swing, Patriarch of the Clarinet, The Professor, and Swing's Senior Statesman.

Goodman was regarded by some as a demanding taskmaster, by others an arrogant and eccentric martinet. Many musicians spoke of The Ray, Goodman's trademark glare that he bestowed on a musician who failed to perform to his demanding standards. Anita O'Day and Helen Forrest spoke bitterly of their…

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Air Mail Special
Benny Goodman And His Orchestra
Columbia1941
Air Mail Special
Benny Goodman And His OrchestraColumbia1941
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Air Mail Special
Benny Goodman And His Orchestra
Parlophone1942
Air Mail Special
Benny Goodman And His OrchestraParlophone1942
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