Swingin' Book Club 1

January 16, 2024 #2160

From autobiographies, memoirs and biographies, we learn that background of important recordings.


Minnie the moocher Cab Calloway
Three little fishies Kay Kyser
April in Paris Count Basie
Love comes but once Jose Ferrer
Sweet Georgia Brown Jose Ferrer
Matilda Harry Belafonte
The right idea Charlie Barnet
The wrong idea Charlie Barnet
A good man is hard to find Les Brown
Mack the Knife Louis Armstrong