This Is Benny Goodman 2

October 11, 2022 #2094

As Goodman turned 20, he was in New York City trying to make a name for himself by participating in recording sessions with other aspiring jazz musicians. He was on the brink of stardom.


Shirt tail stomp
Ben Pollack’s Boys
Four or five times
Dirty dog
Jack Teagarden
Red Nichols
Muskrat scramble
Bennie Goodman’s Boys
Barnacle Bill the sailor
Hoagy Carmichael
Peg o’ my heart
Red Nichols
Dip your brush in the sunshine
Ted Lewis
That’s how rhythm was born
Boswell Sisters
I gotta right to sing the blues
Benny Goodman
Dance of the octopus
Red Norvo
Your mother’s son-in-law
Benny Goodman
Like a bolt from the blue
Benny Goodman
I’m a hundred percent for you
Benny Goodman
Music Hall rag
Benny Goodman