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Unformatted text preview: Influenced Goodmans conception of the clarinet as a jazz instrument Benny Goodman and His Swing Band o 3 key ingredients The arrangements of black musicians Fletcher Henderson, Jimmy Mundy, and Edgar Sampson The extroverted, crowd pleasing drumming of Gene Krupa And a succession of outstanding trumpet players o Bunny Berigan Goodman sideman Most creative white trumpet soloist of the swing era o Ziggy Elman Trumpeter o Harry James Trumpeter o The band played at New Yorks Paramount Theater Artie Shaw o Benny Goodmans chief rival o Clarinetist and Band leader o Begin the Beguine Perfect marriage of hot and sweet elements Took Shaw to stardom A Jazz Standard: Cherokee o Ray Nobles Cherokee , recorded by Charlie Barnett Charlie Barnett 1913-1991 o Tenor saxophonist Admired black bands of Duke Ellington and Count Basie...
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This note was uploaded on 03/24/2011 for the course MUSC 145 taught by Professor Dr.smith during the Spring '11 term at UNC.
- Spring '11