WorldCat Identities

Goodman, Benny 1909-1986

Overview
Works: 4,626 works in 8,389 publications in 3 languages and 61,737 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Jazz  Drama  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  History  Dance orchestra music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Composer, Actor, Illustrator, Singer, Originator, Arranger, Other, Interviewee, Dedicatee, Speaker, Contributor, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: M1366, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Benny Goodman
 
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Most widely held works by Benny Goodman
Benny Goodman Ken Burns jazz by Benny Goodman( Recording )

181 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
The legend of the Christmas tree by Rick Osborne( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Johnson family goes looking for a Christmas tree they learn how trees have been used, over the years, to explain the true meaning of Christmas
Live at Carnegie Hall by Benny Goodman( Recording )

17 editions published between 1938 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose faces the music by L. E Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On another adventure through the mirror in the magic attic, Rose finds herself chosen to play a saxophone solo in a jazz performance at the presidential inaugural celebration
The best of Ken Burns' Jazz( Recording )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Copland conducts Copland by Aaron Copland( Recording )

4 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sing, sing, sing by Benny Goodman( Recording )

43 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Benny Goodman at Carnegie Hall, 1938 complete by Benny Goodman( Recording )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jive at five [the style-makers of jazz, 1920s-1940s]( Recording )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2007 and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fabulous swing collection( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Megan in ancient Greece by Susan Korman( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dejected when the class hayride that she helped organize is cancelled because of rain, Megan consoles herself with a trip to Ellie's attic where the magic mirror transports her to ancient Greece
Champion Rose by L. E Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a disagreement with a friend, Rose visits the magic mirror in Ellie's attic and finds herself as the captain of the Wildcats soccer team
Benny Goodman collector's edition by Benny Goodman( Recording )

10 editions published in 1986 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto for clarinet and string orchestra with harp and piano. Old American songs [sets 1 and 2] by Aaron Copland( Recording )

11 editions published between 1951 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war : a Ken Burns film : the soundtrack( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soundtrack to Ken Burns' World War II television documentary "The War," featuring seventeen tracks, including "American Anthem," "In the Nick of Time," and "Solitude."
B.G. in hi-fi by Benny Goodman( Recording )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swing that music by Louis Armstrong( Book )

5 editions published between 1936 and 1993 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gang's all here( Visual )

7 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 360 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
Benny Goodman, the King of Swing by Benny Goodman( Recording )

49 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Rose faces the music
Alternative Names
Beniaminus Goodman

Benijs Gudmens

Benny Goodman amerikanischer Jazzmusiker (Klarinettist) und Bandleader

Benny Goodman amerykański muzyk jazzowy, klarnecista\

Benny Goodman clarinettista, compositore e direttore d'orchestra statunitense

Dodge, Bill 1909-1986

Goodman, B. 1909-1986

Goodman, Benjamin 1932?-1986

Goodman, Benjamin D. 1909-1986

Goodman, Benjamin David.

Goodman, Benjamin David 1909-1986

Goodman, Benny 1909-1986

Goodman, Benny David.

Goodman, Benny David 1909-1986

Gudmens, Benijs 1909-1986

Jackson, John 1909-1986

The King of Swing

Бени Гудман

Бенни Гудмен

Бенні Гудмен

Бені Гудмен

בני גודמן

بنی گودمن

بيني غودمان

ბენი გუდმენი

베니 굿맨

ベニー・グッドマン

班尼古德曼

Languages
English (305)

German (7)

Spanish (2)

Covers
Rose faces the musicMegan in ancient GreeceChampion RoseSwing that musicSwing, swing, swing : the life & times of Benny GoodmanBenny Goodman : wrappin' it upBenny, king of swing : a pictorial biography based on Benny Goodman's personal archives