Down Beat, 10/1/1944

September 15, 2020 #1987

News of the music industry as Americans struggle during World War II and music serves as a major morale builder.


Tommy Dorsey
Quiet please
Tommy Dorsey
Overnight hop
Red Nichols
Are you hep to the jive?
Cab Calloway
In a mellotone
Duke Ellington
W. P. A.
Jan Savitt
Route 23
Al Donahue
Benny Goodman
At an Arabian house party
Raymond Scott
Blue clarinet stomp
Johnny Dodds
Special delivery stomp
Artie Shaw
Gravedigger’s holiday
Les Brown
Jimmy Dorsey