Swing! Swing! Swing!

August 17, 2018
Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman

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Enjoy sizzling hot jazz and smooth tunes from the Allerton Music Barn Festival all month long on Prairie Performances—Friday nights at 7 pm on WILL-FM 90.9.

This week features Swing! Swing! Swing! a concert from the Allerton Music Barn Festival of 2013. The program is a tribute to legendary clarinetist and band leader Benny Goodman. The UI Jazz Concert Band led by Joel Spencer has a very special guest, Ken Peplowski, who was a member of the Mr. Goodman’s band.  

SWING! SWING! SWING (9/20/13)
Allerton Music Barn Festival 2013: Swing, Swing, Swing: Remembering Benny Goodman’s Carnegie Hall Concert

KEN PEPLOWSKI, CLARINET
UI JAZZ CONCERT BAND
JOEL SPENCER, LEADER


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