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Genius of Woody Herman

Good sound quality and comprehensive coverage of repertoire. But, unfortunately and as usual with iTunes, no details of personnel, or comments about the band, recording dates. Jazz buffs need this, Apple are you listening?


Born: 17 May 1913 in Milwaukee, WI

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '30s, '40s, '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s

A fine swing clarinetist, an altoist whose sound was influenced by Johnny Hodges, a good soprano saxophonist, and a spirited blues vocalist, Woody Herman's greatest significance to jazz was as the leader of a long line of big bands. He always encouraged young talent and, more than practically any bandleader from the swing era, kept his repertoire quite modern. Although Herman was always stuck performing a few of...
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