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Swing Swing Swing: Rare Recordings From the Yale University Music Library, Volumes 1-5

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Swing Swing Swing: Rare Recordings From the Yale University Music Library, Volumes 1-5

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Benny Goodman
Producers:
MusicMasters
genre:
Jazz, Reissues

We gave it an A-

He was hardly King after the collapse of Swingdom, but Benny Goodman remained a resourceful jazz knight well into his later years. Painstakingly programmed from five truckloads of material donated by Goodman to Yale University, this six-CD set of unreleased, unheard music, Swing Swing Swing: Rare Recordings From Yale University Music Library Volumes 1-5, is not merely important scholarship but delightful showmanship.