WorldCat Identities

Goodman, Benny 1909-1986

Overview
Works: 4,675 works in 8,485 publications in 3 languages and 64,449 library holdings
Genres: Discographies  Bio-bibliography  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Jazz  Drama  Encyclopedias  Musical films  Pictorial works 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Composer, Actor, Singer, Originator, Arranger, Other, Interviewee, Speaker, Editor, Contributor, Dedicatee, Honoree
Classifications: M1366, 785.420922
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 )

189 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Ken Burns jazz the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Live at Carnegie Hall by Benny Goodman( Recording )

17 editions published between 1938 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sing, sing, sing by Benny Goodman( Recording )

41 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Copland conducts Copland by Aaron Copland( Recording )

4 editions published in 1990 in 3 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Ken Burns' Jazz( Recording )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
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 482 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 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fabulous swing collection( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 440 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

The encyclopedia of jazz in the seventies by Leonard Feather( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1984 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Over 2000 biographies, over 200 photographs."
Benny Goodman collector's edition by Benny Goodman( Recording )

10 editions published in 1986 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 406 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 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 396 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 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swing that music by Louis Armstrong( Book )

6 editions published between 1936 and 1993 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gang's all here( Visual )

9 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in English and held by 366 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 )

51 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Concerto for clarinet and orchestra in A, K. 622 Clarinet quintet in A, K. 581 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Recording )

22 editions published between 1950 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kingdom of swing by Benny Goodman( Book )

11 editions published between 1939 and 1961 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Benny Goodman's life, with a chapter on swing music by Irving Kolodin
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Swing that 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 David.

Goodman, Benny David 1909-1986

Gudmens, Benijs 1909-1986

Jackson, John 1909-1986

Karim, Benjamin Goodman 1909-1986

The King of Swing

Бени Гудман

Бенни Гудмен

Бенні Гудмен

Бені Гудмен

Բենի Գուդմեն

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 (318)

German (7)

Spanish (6)

Covers
Swing, swing, swing : the life & times of Benny GoodmanBenny Goodman : wrappin' it upBenny, king of swing : a pictorial biography based on Benny Goodman's personal archivesOnce upon a time in Chicago : the story of Benny GoodmanThe Benny Goodman storyBenny Goodman : a supplemental discography