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Tag Archives: Benny Goodman

Kenny Burrell’s 1967 tribute to Charlie Christian and Benny Goodman revived

Guitarist Kenny Burrell’s 1967 homage to pioneering electric Charlie Christian and bandleader and “King of…

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A short history of … “Blue Skies” (Irving Berlin, 1926)

“Blue Skies” was composed by Irving Berlin in 1926. It made its debut in the…

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A short history of … “One O’Clock Jump” (Count Basie, 1937)

“One O’Clock Jump” was composed by Count Basie in 1937, in collaboration with saxophonist Buster…

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A short history of … “Ornithology” (Charlie Parker and Benny Harris, 1946)

“Ornithology” was composed by saxophonist Charlie Parker and trumpeter Benny Harris. It was first recorded…

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A short history of … “Memories of You” (Eubie Blake and Andy Razaf, 1930)

“Memories of You” was composed by pianist Eubie Blake and lyricist Andy Razaf in 1930 for…

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A short history of…”Moonlight Serenade” (Glenn Miller, 1939)

“Moonlight Serenade” is one of the most popular songs of the swing era. It also…

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New book explores Jewish involvement in the world of American jazz

Charles Hersch, chair of the department of Political Science at Cleveland State University, has written…

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Pete Fountain dies, aged 86

Clarinetist Pete Fountain died of heart failure on August 6, aged 86. He had been…

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30th Oslo Jazzfestival line-up announced

The 30th Oslo Jazzfestival will run from the 14th to the 20th of August in…

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