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Symphony Series features own talent

...principal clarinetist Taylor Massey will perform Copland's Clarinet Concerto, which was commissioned by jazz great Benny Goodman.Clarinet Concerto is considered to be one of the greatest pieces for the instrument, said Sandra Self, the executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2010-11-03/symphony-series-featu
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Exhibit focuses on wealthy town's fight against U.N.

...domain the estates of influential figures in media, sports, entertainment, politics and finance, including musician Benny Goodman and Time magazine founder Henry Luce. A town leader named Prescott Bush - on his way to founding a political dynasty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/12/art_400702.shtml
Arts
Judge finds hip-hop magazine in contempt in Eminem case

...Lynch ordered The Source to pay legal fees to Shady Records Inc., Eminem's label. The judge compared Eminem to Benny Goodman and Elvis Presley in finding success in musical genres created by black artists. But he said the First Amendment protects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/11/mus_418591.shtml
Music
Adds 'forgotten era' to music list

...singing, is as important a music figure as Elvis and Dolly. And what about the great big bands of the swing era? Benny Goodman took his orchestra to Carnegie Hall in 1938 and when the musicians, led by Gene Krupa's drumming, bounced into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/05/edi_286200.shtml
Editorials
Imperial Theatre to rock with 'Jailhouse' screening

...She had starred in a film called Bop Girl Goes Calypso . Her father had been a trumpeter in the Paul Whiteman and Benny Goodman bands, and her mother a Ziegfeld Follies dancer. It was on Halloween night 1957 that Jailhouse Rock had its "gala...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/06/rho_543378.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes
Sid Caesar marvels at technology with DVDs

...pantomime, he said, to keep it interesting for the audience. Among the highlights: a sketch with performances by Benny Goodman and Gene Krupa; an argument set to Beethoven's 5th Symphony; a double-talking Mr. Caesar accepting an award...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/05/tel_9101.shtml
Television
Back in the Swing

...swing, the lush, sweetly melodic dance music of the '30s and early '40s purveyed by Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw and Count Basie. While traditional swing, supported by both original fans of the music and later generations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/28/ent_243079.shtml
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Big band; big appeal

...rediscovering this sound." Several big-band staples are on the play list: Sing, Sing, Sing, made famous by Benny Goodman and his orchestra, and Chips Ahoy!, and In the Mood and String of Pearls by the Glenn Miller Orchestra. Theme songs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/21/ent_236570.shtml
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...Blvd.DETAILS: $20, $25; songs to honor the military, including classics from Tommy Dorsey, Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington; www.augustaamusements.com/events.htm, (706) 726-0366 WHAT: First Thursday at Midtown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-07-03/things-do
People in the News

...The-Tonight-Show-with-Jay-Leno/index.shtml http://www.nbc.com/nbc/Tommy-Lee --- NEW YORK - Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald and Benny Goodman head this year's class of inductees to the Nesuhi Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame, which opened last fall at Jazz at Lincoln...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/10/ent_444530.shtml
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