Star Spangled Radio Hour- 9.26.20

Friday, September 25th

SSRH 538

 

September 26, 2020 

 

 

 

AN EVENING WITH THE KING

 

 

 

Benny Goodman All-Stars

 

 

 

For the Record 1

 

V-Disc Recording Session

 

Monday, July 31, 1944

 

11:30 pm – Midnight

 

NBC Radio City

 

Rockefeller Center

 

New York, NY

 

(NBC) (WEAF)

 

Jack Costello, announcer

 

Deems Taylor, host

 

 

 

Benny Goodman and his Orchestra

 

 

 

Broadcast to Scandinavia

 

Wednesday, January 15, 1940

 

NBC Radio City

 

Rockefeller Center

 

New York, NY

 

(NBC-White) (WRCA-WNBI)

 

 

 

Undated Broadcast

 

Early July 1943

 

Roof Garden

 

Hotel Astor

 

New York, NY

 

(CBS)

 

 

 

Saturday, August 9, 1941

 

11:00-11:30 pm

 

Panther Room

 

College Inn

 

Hotel Sherman

 

Chicago, Illinois

 

(NBC-Red) (WMAQ)

 

 

 

Benny Goodman Sextet

 

 

 

Kings of Jazz

 

Recorded Saturday, December 8, 1945

 

Schirmer Studios

 

New York, NY

 

Broadcast Friday, February 8, 1946

 

(BBC)

 

Alistair Cooke, host

 

 

 

SSRH 538 Playlist

 

 

 

(31Jul44)  Program Open, After You’ve Gone, (There’ll Be a) Jubilee (Mildred Bailey, vocal), Goodbye Sue (Perry Como, vocal), Benny Goodman introduces the All-Stars, Hallelujah (quartet), These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You), The Darktown Strutter’s Ball, Program Close (15Jan40) (from off-air) NBC International Station Break and ID, Let’s Dance (opening theme), Scatter-brain, Indian Summer (Helen Forrest, vocal) (n/c), One O’Clock Jump (in progress) (Two O’Clock Jump coda only), Goodbye (closing theme) (from NBC studio) One O’Clock Jump with Two O’Clock Jump coda) (complete, 5:05 timing) (early July 1943) Stealin’ Apples (extended Benny Goodman solo) (9Aug41) Let’s Dance, The Count, Time Was (Tommy Taylor, vocal), Clarinet a la King, Soft as Spring (Helen Forrest, vocal), Perfidia (Helen Forrest, vocal), Caprice XXIII Paganini, Anything (Tommy Taylor, vocal), A Smo-o-o-oth One (to close) (8Dec45) Program Open, Introduction of sextet, After You’ve Gone, Body and Soul (trio), Slipped Disc, Liza (trio), Confessin’, The World is Waiting for the Sunrise, Stompin’ at the Savoy, Somebody Loves Me, Good-bye (closing theme)
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