WorldCat Identities

Goodman, Benny 1909-1986

Overview
Works: 5,436 works in 11,080 publications in 4 languages and 71,864 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Songs and music  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Symphonic poems  Excerpts  Concertos  Music  Discographies  Swing (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Composer, Actor, cl=, Singer, Dedicatee, Originator, Other, Arranger, Editor, Creator, Interviewee, Musician, Contributor, Speaker, v=v, msd, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: M1366, 784.2
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Most widely held works about Benny Goodman
 
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Most widely held works by Benny Goodman
Benny Goodman by Benny Goodman( Recording )

187 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Live at Carnegie Hall by Benny Goodman( Recording )

36 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes by Irving Kolodin laid in container (22 p.)
Rhapsody in blue ; An American in Paris by George Gershwin( )

4 editions published in 2003 and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This selection is a DSD (Direct Stream Digital) recording
The best of Ken Burns' Jazz by Ken Burns( Recording )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Bernstein conducts Bernstein by Leonard Bernstein( )

16 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally recorded before 1972
Benny Goodman at Carnegie Hall, 1938 : complete by Benny Goodman( Recording )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-creates the 1938 concert starring Benny Goodman, including several previously unreleased numbers. Also includes Goodman's introductions, which were released to deejays at same time as the 1950 LP
The gang's all here( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eadie Allen is a chorus girl who dreams of becoming a star. While working at a New York nightclub, she meets Sergeant Andy Mason; they fall in love, but he is shipped off to war. As Eadie becomes the headliner at the nightclub, Andy comes home a war hero. But complications arise when Eadie finds out Andy is unofficially engaged to another woman"--Container
Jive at five : [the style-makers of jazz, 1920s-1940s] by Count Basie( Recording )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The style-makers of Jazz 1920's-1940's
The fabulous swing collection( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Copland conducts Copland by Aaron Copland( Recording )

4 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benny Goodman collector's edition by Benny Goodman( Recording )

9 editions published in 1986 in 3 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new edition of the encyclopedia of jazz by Leonard Feather( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

B.G. in hi-fi by Benny Goodman( Recording )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genius of the electric guitar by Charlie Christian( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Benny Goodman story( Visual )

7 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical biography of the clarinetist dubbed the "King of Swing". The soundtrack highlights Goodman himself in renditions of classics such as "Sing, Sing, Sing", "Moonglow" and Stompin' at the Savoy."
Swing that music by Louis Armstrong( Book )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1993 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for clarinet and string orchestra, with harp and piano by Aaron Copland( )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2013 and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new edition of Copland's Clarinet concerto, which he composed at the request of Benny Goodman. After Copland completed the work, Goodman suggested some changes. This edition contains the published version as approved by Goodman, as well as ossias indicating Copland's original intentions as indicated in his 1948 manuscript
The kingdom of swing by Benny Goodman( Book )

17 editions published between 1939 and 1993 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Benny Goodman's life, with a chapter on swing music by Irving Kolodin
Sing, sing, sing by Benny Goodman( )

64 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.16 for Once upon ... to 0.64 for Benny Good ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Swing that music
Covers
Concerto for clarinet and string orchestra, with harp and pianoSwing, swing, swing : the life & times of Benny GoodmanBenny, king of swing : a pictorial biography based on Benny Goodman's personal archivesBenny Goodman : wrappin' it upOnce upon a time in Chicago : the story of Benny GoodmanBenny Goodman : listen to his legacyBenny Goodman : a supplemental discography
Alternative Names
Beniaminus Goodman

Benijs Gudmens

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman Amerikaans componist (1909-1986)

Benny Goodman amerikanischer Jazzmusiker (Klarinettist) und Bandleader

Benny Goodman amerikansk klarinettist

Benny Goodman amerikansk klarinettist och orkesterledare

Benny Goodman amerykański muzyk jazzowy, klarnecista\

Benny Goodman clarinettista, compositore e direttore d'orchestra statunitense

Benny Goodman zenész

Dodge, Bill 1909-1986

Goodman

Goodman B.

Goodman, B. 1909-1986

Goodman, Benjamin D.

Goodman, Benjamin D. 1909-1986

Goodman Benjamin David

Goodman, Benjamin David 1909-1986

Goodman, Benny David.

Goodman, Benny David 1909-1986

Goodmanas Benny

Gudmens, Benijs 1909-1986

Jackson, John 1909-1986

The King of Swing

Μπένι Γκούντμαν

Бени Гудман

Бени Гудман американски джаз музикант

Бенни Гудмен

Бенни Гудмен американский джазовый музыкант

Бенні Гудмен

Бенні Гудмен американський джазовий музикант, кларнетист

Бені Гудмен

Гудман Б.

Гудман Бенни

Гудмен

Բենի Գուդմեն

בני גודמן

بنی قودمن

بنی گودمن

بيني غودمان

ბენი გუდმენი

베니 굿맨

ベニー・グッドマン

班尼·古德曼

Languages
English (347)

German (14)

Spanish (7)

Creek (1)