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Actor Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman

  • Birth name:

    Benjamin David Goodman

  • Date of Birth:

    Chicago, Illinois, USA

Biography:

The King of Swing! Famed clarinetist, composer ("Stompin' at the Savoy") and conductor, educated at the Lewis Institute in Chicago and a student of Schillinger and Schoepp. He was a clarinetist with the orchestras of Bix Beiderbecke, Jules Herbuveaux, Arnold Johnson and Ben Pollack, and also played in Broadway theater orchestras. He began to lead his own orchestras in 1934 at the Billy Rose Music Hall, then conducted the orchestra on the weekly radio program "Let's Dance" in... more

Filmography

Aсtor (4)

Movie

Year

Movie Brother Can You Spare a Dime Brother Can You Spare a Dime

as (archive footage)

1975
Movie Make Mine Music Make Mine Music

as Himself

1946
Movie The Gangs All Here The Gangs All Here

as Himself

1943
Movie Hollywood Hotel Hollywood Hotel

as Conductor of His Orchestra

1937