The King of Swing (Remastered)
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Benny Goodman's The King of Swing is part of RCA's mid-line series Bluebird's Best. This is a solid collection of original hits Goodman recorded for Bluebird in the mid- to late '30s. While there aren't any surprises here, the disc contains well-known hits such as the Gene Krupa/Benny Goodman tour de force "Sing, Sing, Sing." Unfortunately, the liner notes do not contain a complete personnel listing, but do include exact recording dates, soloists, and arrangers, including Helen Ward, Harry James, Mary Lou Williams, Bunny Berigan, and Krupa. The King of Swing is a perfect introduction to Benny Goodman from the prime era of the big bands.
Born: 30 May 1909 in Chicago, IL
Years Active: '20s, '30s, '40s, '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s
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||Bugle Call Rag||The Essential Benny Goodman (Remastered)||2:56||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Sing, Sing, Sing||Sing, Sing, Sing (Remastered)||8:37||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Sing, Sing, Sing||The Essential Benny Goodman (Remastered)||8:40||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Always and Always||The Notebook||3:17||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Stompin' at the Savoy||B.G. in Hi-Fi||3:15||1,29 €||View In iTunes|
||Body & Soul||The Essential Benny Goodman (Remastered)||3:23||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Tea for Two||The Complete RCA Victor Small Group Recordings||3:05||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||King Porter Stomp||The Essential Benny Goodman (Remastered)||3:08||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Contrasts for Violin, Clarinet and Piano: III. Sebes (Fast Dance)||Benny Goodman - Collector's Edition||6:57||0,99 €||View In iTunes|
||Contrasts for Violin, Clarinet and Piano: II. Piheno (Relaxation)||Benny Goodman - Collector's Edition||4:29||0,99 €||View In iTunes|