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Benny Goodman's 1938 Carnegie Hall concert is the starting point for Malcolm Laycock's train of thought, as he looks at the work of Benny's famous sidemen, who went on to lead their own bands. Names such as Gene Krupa, Harry James, Lionel Hampton and pianist, Jess Stacy are all featured.

1 hour

Last on

Sun 12 Jul 2009 22:00

Music Played

  • Benny Goodman and His Orchestra

    I want to be Happy

    • Naxos 8120677.
  • Gene Krupa Orchestra feat Anita O’Day


    • Naxos 8120749.
  • Gene Krupa and His Orchestra

    I'll Never Be the Same

    • Jasmine JASMCD 2572.
  • Benny Goodman and His Orchestra

    Sing, Sing, Sing

    • Jasmine JASCD 656.
  • Harry James Orchestra feat Frank Sinatra

    From the Bottom of my Heart

    • Columbia CK 66377.
  • Harry James and His Orchestra

    Dodger's Fan Dance

    • Jasmine JASCD 375.
  • Ziggy Elman Orchestra

    How High the Moon

    • Jazz Band EBCD 2154 2.
  • Jess Stacey Orchestra feat Lee Wiley

    It's Only a Paper Moon

    • Classics 1175.
  • Benny Goodman Quintet

    Stomping at the Savoy

    • Jasmine JASCD 656.
  • Teddy Wilson Orchestra

    Exactly Like You

    • Hep HEP CD 1064.
  • Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra

    Hey Ba Ba Re Bop

    • GRP 99222.
  • Lionel Hampton

    Flying Home

    • Living Era AJS 268.


  • Sun 12 Jul 2009 22:00