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Google 9/20/2018 9:55:02 PM

Hunker Down: Bo “knew” way back then - Daily Comet


Hunker Down: Bo “knew” way back then
Daily Comet
I'm cancelling my SiriusXM Radio subscription. They won't play Bo Diddley! I've listened to the '50s station for hours on end and fought my way though the Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin and the Dave Clark Five on the '60s channel to no avail. It's like he ...

Google 9/20/2018 5:34:33 PM

The strongest music achieves unity with its listeners, vibraphonist Stefan Bauer says - The Kingston Whig-Standard


The Kingston Whig-Standard

The strongest music achieves unity with its listeners, vibraphonist Stefan Bauer says
The Kingston Whig-Standard
On Sundays, Bauer's father would typically listen to the landmark album of Benny Goodman's 1938 Carnegie Hall concert, and young Stefan was transfixed by a break by drummer Gene Krupa that still makes him choke up. “I listened to that break dozens of ...

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Google 9/20/2018 3:27:43 PM

Tickets avaialble now for Maple Leaf Seven in concert - Middletown Press


Middletown Press

Tickets avaialble now for Maple Leaf Seven in concert
Middletown Press
On Saturday, April 27, the world famous Hal McIntyre Orchestra , a 13-piece jazz band, will perform in Middletown. McIntyre, now deceased, was born in nearby Cromwell. He joined the Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller bands before forming his own.

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Google 9/20/2018 4:07:41 AM

Richard Dowling Plays the Complete Scott Joplin at Carnegie Hall - The Syncopated Times


The Syncopated Times

Richard Dowling Plays the Complete Scott Joplin at Carnegie Hall
The Syncopated Times
The first two were in 1988: on January 16, the re-creation of Benny Goodman's famous concert, the first time non-symphonic music was performed at Carnegie, exactly 50 years earlier; and May 11, the 100th birthday party for Irving Berlin. Irving was a ...

Google 9/18/2018 5:23:17 PM

Ken Peplowski- My Final Interview about Benny Goodman - The Syncopated Times


The Syncopated Times

Ken Peplowski- My Final Interview about Benny Goodman
The Syncopated Times
(I'm often asked about Benny Goodman when I'm interviewed, and I bristle when people only want to hear the negative Benny Goodman stories or the funny stories where he forgot people's names. When people focus on those aspects of who he was, they are ...

Google 9/18/2018 12:53:30 AM

Ken Peplowski: Beyond Benny's Footsteps - The Syncopated Times


The Syncopated Times

Ken Peplowski: Beyond Benny's Footsteps
The Syncopated Times
He's been touted as a worthy successor to Benny Goodman, especially in terms of similar tone and virtuosity, and the fact that both are considered “crossover” musicians who seriously perform classical music in addition to jazz. The comparison has also ...

Google 9/18/2018 12:53:30 AM

The Fandango Doctrine - The Nation.


The Nation.

The Fandango Doctrine
The Nation.
It was the jazz band that was integrated in the 1930s, with Benny Goodman playing alongside Lionel Hampton, long before Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball in 1947. The US Department of State hired jazz musicians like Louis ...

Google 9/17/2018 9:05:07 PM

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