Swing Favourites, Vol. 1: 1935-1936: Swing Me a Swing Song ()

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Swing Favourites, Vol. 1: 1935-1936: Swing Me a Swing Song - Benny Goodman
Track Listing
  1. Blue Skies
  2. Dear Old Southland
  3. King Porter Stomp
  4. Ballad in Blue
  5. Christopher Columbus
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  1. Blue Skies
  2. Dear Old Southland
  3. King Porter Stomp
  4. Ballad in Blue
  5. Christopher Columbus
  6. Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
  7. Madhouse
  8. If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight)
  9. Stompin' at the Savoy
  10. There's a Small Hotel
  11. Swingtime in the Rockies
  12. Pick Yourself Up
  13. Always
  14. In a Sentimental Mood
  15. Sing Me a Swing Song (And Let Me Dance)
  16. Alexander's Ragtime Band
  17. St. Louis Blues
  18. Love Me or Leave Me
  19. House Hop
  20. Goodnight My Love
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With RCA Victor having already issued their complete swing-era Benny Goodman archive on LP, cassette, and CD numerous times, it doesn't appear that Naxos' Goodman project is going to be as ambitious, for the first volume putters and skips around through eight sessions from the band's early years. Nevertheless, this is not a bad choice if you're looking for a single-disc selection of Goodman's earliest Victor big band sides, from his first sessions as the leader of a struggling swing band trying to stay afloat until a little ...

Swing Favourites, Vol. 1: 1935-1936: Swing Me a Swing Song 2002, Naxos

UPC: 636943254820

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