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Let's Dance Again: Music of Benny Goodman

Coast to coast live radio broadcasts and a string of hit recordings in the 1930s made Benny Goodman the most popular clarinet player in jazz history, earning him the title, ‘King of Swing.’ Vocalist Stephanie Nakasian and vibist John Cocuzzi join The Jim Cullum Jazz Band with clarinetist Allan Vaché.

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The Kid from Red Bank: The Unmistakable Basie Beat

You might say getting stranded in Kansas City was the best thing that ever happened to Count Basie. When the vaudeville show disbanded in 1927, he fell in with local musicians, joined Walter Page’s Blue Devils, and ultimately lead his own world class orchestra at the Reno Club.

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