Benny Goodman wrappin" it up by D. Russell Connor

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .

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  • Goodman, Benny, 1909- -- Discography,
  • Goodman, Benny, 1909-,
  • Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography

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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

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Statementby D. Russell Connor.
SeriesStudies in jazz ;, no. 23
LC ClassificationsML156.7.G66 C6 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL802821M
ISBN 100810831023
LC Control Number95039267

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His concert at Carnegie Hall in New York City on Janu is described by critic Bruce Eder as "the single most important jazz or popular music concert in history.

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