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Benjamin David Goodman
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US Jazz clarinet player. Known as "The King Of Swing" (born on May 30, 1909 in Chicago, Illinois, USA - died on June 13, 1986 in New York City, New York, USA of a cardiac arrest).
Benny Goodman learned to play clarinet at age of 10. He played in Jazz bands at a young age. He formed a band in 1934 and toured the world. Benny Goodman contributed to the development of the "Swing" style of Jazz. Only very rarely was he recorded playing the alto sax. Brother of Harry Goodman and Irving Goodman
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CC-106, 10172,10173,10174 Benny Goodman - Giants Of Jazz: Music From "A Song Is Born" album art Various A Song Was Born (Part 1) and 1 more… Various - Giants Of Jazz: Music From "A Song Is Born"(3xShellac, 10", Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records CC-106, 10172,10173,10174 US 1948 Sell This Version
H-235 Benny Goodman - Battle Of The Bands album art Various Undercurrent Blues Various - Battle Of The Bands (Comp) Capitol Records H-235 France 1955 Sell This Version
PRO 213-214 Benny Goodman - Demonstration Record album art Various Let's Dance and 1 more… Various - Demonstration Record(LP, Promo) Capitol Records PRO 213-214 US 1955 Sell This Version
J1245, J 1245 Benny Goodman - The Great Swing Bands album art Various Flat Foot Floogie and 1 more… Various - The Great Swing Bands (Album) Jazztone (2), Jazztone (2) J1245, J 1245 US 1956 Sell This Version
H8MR-7883-1 Benny Goodman - Disc Jockey Spots album art Various Disc Jockey Spot Various - Disc Jockey Spots(LP, S/Sided, W/Lbl) Easter Seals H8MR-7883-1 US 1957 Sell This Version
J8-MR-9170, J8-MR-9171 Benny Goodman - Christmas Seal Campaign 1958: Disc Jockey Spots album art Various Untitled Various - Christmas Seal Campaign 1958: Disc Jockey Spots(LP, Promo) National Tuberculosis Association J8-MR-9170, J8-MR-9171 US 1958 Sell This Version
none Benny Goodman - Texaco's Swing Into Spring '59 album art Various Ah Men, Ah Women Medley: A. Ah Men, Ah Women; B. Sweet Georgia Brown; C. Wild About Harry; D. Sweet Lorraine; E. The Gentleman Is A Dope; F. Woman Loves A Man; G. Glory Of Love and 1 more… Various - Texaco's Swing Into Spring '59(LP, Album, Blu) Texaco none US 1959 Sell This Version
CS 8288 Benny Goodman - Bandland (Great Songs Of Great Bands) album art Les Brown And His Band Of Renown And The Angels Sing Les Brown And His Band Of Renown - Bandland (Great Songs Of Great Bands) (Album) Columbia CS 8288 US 1960 Sell This Version
MG 79240, MG 79241 Benny Goodman - Christmas Seal Campaign 1962: Disc Jockey Spots album art Various Untitled Various - Christmas Seal Campaign 1962: Disc Jockey Spots(LP, Promo) National Tuberculosis Association MG 79240, MG 79241 US 1962 Sell This Version
MG 79611, MG 79612 Benny Goodman - Christmas Seal Campaign 1963: Disc Jockey Spots album art Various Untitled Various - Christmas Seal Campaign 1963: Disc Jockey Spots(LP, Promo) National Tuberculosis Association MG 79611, MG 79612 US 1963 Sell This Version
none Benny Goodman - Weekend Sound Flights '63 album art Jack Webb, Various I Found A New Baby and 2 more… Jack Webb, Various - Weekend Sound Flights '63(3xLP, Transcription + Box) Air Force Reserve none US 1963 Sell This Version
LHS-012 Benny Goodman - The Sounds of History Record 12: From 1945 / The Great Age Of Change album art Various Chicago Various - The Sounds of History Record 12: From 1945 / The Great Age Of Change(LP) The Life History Of The United States LHS-012 US 1964 Sell This Version
CA-1S Benny Goodman - Music For The Jet Set album art Various The Girl From Ipanema Various - Music For The Jet Set (Comp, Album) Capitol Custom CA-1S US 1965 Sell This Version
CSS 931 Benny Goodman - Half - A - Century Of Americana album art Various Let's Dance Various - Half - A - Century Of Americana(LP, Album, Ltd) Columbia Special Products CSS 931 US 1969 Sell This Version
37076 Benny Goodman - Sounds Of The Big Bands album art Various Stompin' At The Savoy Various - Sounds Of The Big Bands(LP) U.S. Army Recruiting Command 37076 US 1970 Sell This Version
33V70375 Benny Goodman - The Presidents: Herbert Hoover & Franklin D Roosevelt album art US Marine Corps Reserve Up, Up and Away US Marine Corps Reserve - The Presidents: Herbert Hoover & Franklin D Roosevelt(LP) Spectrum, USA 33V70375 USA & Canada 1971 Sell This Version
SPA 130 Benny Goodman - The Spectacular World Of Phase 4 Stereo album art Various String Of Pearls Various - The Spectacular World Of Phase 4 Stereo(LP) London Records SPA 130 Canada 1971 Sell This Version
MR-1031 Benny Goodman - New Year's Radio Dancing Party 1945-1946 album art Various This Or That Various - New Year's Radio Dancing Party 1945-1946 (Album) Radiola MR-1031 US 1974 Sell This Version
LSP 14223, LSP 13599 Benny Goodman - Contrastes album art Various Piheno/Relaxation and 2 more… Various - Contrastes(2xLP, Promo) Columbia Special Products, Cofratel LSP 14223, LSP 13599 France 1974 Sell This Version
IMS 5056 Benny Goodman - Sounds Of The Famous Big Bands album art Various When The Sain'ts Go Marching In Various - Sounds Of The Famous Big Bands(LP) Imagem IMS 5056 Brazil 1975 Sell This Version
C.I.F. 3003 Benny Goodman - The Gang's All Here album art Alice Faye, Carmen Miranda, Phil Baker (4), Benny Goodman And His Orchestra Paducah Alice Faye, Carmen Miranda, Phil Baker (4), Benny Goodman And His Orchestra - The Gang's All Here (Album) Classic International Filmusicals C.I.F. 3003 US 1976 Sell This Version
SB-219 Benny Goodman - Esquire's 2nd Annual All-American Jazz Concert album art Various Things Ain't What They Used To Be Various - Esquire's 2nd Annual All-American Jazz Concert(2xLP) Sunbeam (3) SB-219 US 1976 Sell This Version
4 C126-85202/03 Benny Goodman - Big Bands album art Various Stompin' At The Savoy and 2 more… Various - Big Bands(2xLP, Comp) Capitol Records 4 C126-85202/03 Belgium 1977 Sell This Version
PJCS Benny Goodman - 1957 Playboy Jazz Poll Winners - All Star Encore 78 album art Various When Buddha Smiles Various - 1957 Playboy Jazz Poll Winners - All Star Encore 78(LP, Promo) Playboy Records PJCS US 1978 Sell This Version
ark4 Benny Goodman - Toscanini dirige Gershwin album art George Gershwin UN AMERICANO A PARIGI and 1 more… George Gershwin - Toscanini dirige Gershwin(LP) arkadia ark4 Italy 1981 Sell This Version