Obscure Goodman

October 27, 2020#1993

Benny Goodman made plenty of notable recordings over his long professional career. There were other efforts that seem never to have gained any level of popularity. We’ll unveil some of the latter.


All Selections by Benny Goodman:

A jazz holiday

Board meeting

Can’t you tell?

Buds won’t bud

Chonk, Charlie, Chonk

A zoot suit

Baby, have you got a little love to spare?

Benny’s bop



Beautiful moon of Lao

BBD&O blues

At sundown

A man and a woman


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