The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert by Benny Goodman, Columbia Records catalogue item SL-160, is a two-disc LP of swing and jazz music recorded at Carnegie Hall in New York City on January 16, 1938. First issued in 1950, the landmark recording captured the premiere performance given by a big band in the famed concert venue. The event has been described as "the single most important jazz or popular music concert in history: jazz's 'coming out' party to the world of 'respectable' music.
Carnegie Hall, New York, NY. Submit Corrections. Energetic Exuberant Fun Joyous Lively Playful Rousing Uplifting Warm Celebratory Cheerful. Celebration Family Gatherings Housework Partying Vacation.
Home Jazz Benny Goodman Benny Goodman - Live At Carnegie Hall (1938). Benny Goodman - Live At Carnegie Hall (1938). The 1950-vintage three-album set from the concert only solidified its reputation, and an earlier CD release derived from the LP master was a choice entry in the Goodman catalog for more than ten years
1-2. –Benny Goodman Big Band. Don't Be That Way. Composed By – Benny Goodman, Edgar Sampson, Mitchell ParishSoloist, Drums – Gene Krupa. 1-3. Composed By – Clifford Grey, Irving Caesar, Vincent YoumansSoloist, Tenor Saxophone – Art Rollini. Benny Goodman 12-Piece Ensemble. Composed By – Donald Heywood, Will Marion CookCornet – Bobby Hackett. 1-8. –Benny Goodman Combo. When Baby Smiles At Me. Bass – Harry GoodmanComposed By – Andrew Sterling, Bill Munro, Harry Von Tilzer, Ted LewisCornet – Bobby HackettDrums – Gene KrupaGuitar – Allan ReussTrombone – Vernon Brown. 1-9. Swingtime In The Rockies.
Album · 1950 · 49 Songs. Benny Goodman 1950 Introduction (Live). Swingtime In the Rockies (Live).