Artie Shaw: "Oh Lady Be Good," "Swing Concerto," "Alone Together," "Jeepers Creepers" and "Deep Purple"
Benny Goodman: "Air Mail Special," "Ridin' High," and "Medley at. Limehouse Blues"
Charlie Barnet: "Redskin Rhumba," "How Am I To Know," "Lesson In Leverage" and "Skyline
Jimmy Dorsey: "Beebe," "Only A Rose" and "Long John Silver"
Gene Krupa: "Thanks For The Boogie Ride," "Let Me Off Uptown" and "Big Band Time"
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 49 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Released: April 12, 2005
- Originally Released: 2005
- Label: Passport
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Description by OLDIES.com:
Get into the swing of things with the big band beat of jazz legends Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, Harry James, Glenn Miller, the Dorsey Brothers, Gene Krupa, Stan Kenton, Charlie Barnet, Ted Lewis, Gus Arnheim, and Teddy Powell, all on one fabulous DVD. See and hear them, in vintage live performances from their golden years, delivering favorite classics. No fan of the swingin' years should be without this remarkable collection!
THE BEST OF THE BIG BANDS features vintage live-performance clips of iconic swing musicians like Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, Lionel Hampton, the Dorsey Brothers, Count Basie, Larry Clinton, Les Brown, Charlie Barnet, and Billy Eckstine.
Big Band |
Big Bands / Big Band Era |
Blues Music |
Blues Singers |
Jazz Legends |
Jazz Musicians |
Jazz Vocal |
Live Performances |
Music (General) |
Music Video |
Swing Music |
- Sales Rank: 131,782
- UPC: 025493159790
- Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
- International Shipping: 1 item