WorldCat Identities

Goodman, Benny 1909-1986

Overview
Works: 4,649 works in 7,633 publications in 3 languages and 55,831 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Drama  Pictorial works  Jazz  History  Dance orchestra music  Swing (Music)  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Composer, Actor, Singer, Originator, Arranger, Other, Interviewee, Speaker, Dedicatee, Editor, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: ML422.G65, 781.654
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Benny Goodman Publications about Benny Goodman
Publications by  Benny Goodman Publications by Benny Goodman
posthumous Publications by Benny Goodman, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Benny Goodman
 
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Most widely held works by Benny Goodman
Benny Goodman by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
181 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
Live at Carnegie Hall by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1938 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of Ken Burns' Jazz ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Sing, sing, sing by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
39 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
Benny Goodman at Carnegie Hall, 1938 complete by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 463 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 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fabulous swing collection ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 446 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 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benny Goodman collector's edition by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
12 editions published in 1986 in 3 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Swing that music by Louis Armstrong ( Book )
5 editions published between 1936 and 1993 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benny Goodman's greatest hits by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
33 editions published between 1900 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
B.G. in hi-fi by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1954 and 1990 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gang's all here ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 352 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. Eadie finds out Andy is unofficially engaged to another woman
The kingdom of swing by Benny Goodman ( Book )
10 editions published between 1939 and 1961 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Benny Goodman's life, with a chapter on swing music by Irving Kolodin
Copland conducts Copland by Aaron Copland ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from MusicMasters' Benny Goodman collection never-before-released recordings from the Yale University Music Library Archives by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benny Goodman Ken Burns jazz by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 309 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 )
5 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benny Goodman adventures in the kingdom of Swing by Benny Goodman ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive documentary covering Goodman's career, this biography includes rare performance footage from the '20s and '30s, studio rehearsal footage from the '50s, home movies, rare audio tracks, and video footage of Goodman recounting his own life. Includes interviews with family, friends, and jazz contemporaries
Let's dance by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
33 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
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
Languages
English (294)
German (7)
Spanish (1)
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