The 1938 Benny Goodman at Carnegie Hall concert is reaching it’s 75th anniversary next year. This concert on 16 Jan 1928 was the first time a jazz musician played at Carnegie Hall. Throughout the years this album has been reissued and remastered many times. Author Jon Hancock has put together a book that collects all of the details and much new material on this concert. Listen as he chats with Alisa Clancy this past August about Benny Goodman and his book.
Listen to the video and see the details Jon has collected at the website for his book: bg1938.com Also take a look at the Facebook page for the book. Lots of photos and comments. Facebook:Benny Goodman – The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert