Personnel: Artie Shaw (clarinet); Anita Boyer (vocals); Al Hendrickson (guitar); Ted Klages, Truman Boardman, Eugene Lamas, Bob Morrow, Billy Bower, Alex Beller (violin); K. Collins, Allan Harshman (viola); Fred Goerner (cello); Neely Plumb, Les Robinson (alto saxophone); Bus Bassey, Jerry Jerome (tenor saxophone); George Wendt, Jack Cathcart, Billy Butterfield (trumpet); Jack Jenney, Ray Conniff, Vernon Brown (trombone); Johnny Guarnieri (piano); Nick Fatool (drums).
Liner Note Author: Alastair Robertson.
Recording information: Hollywood, CA (09/09/1940-03/24/1941); NBC Studio, Hollywood, CA (09/09/1940-03/24/1941); NBC Studio, Minneapolis, MN (09/09/1940-03/24/1941); NBC Studio, N.Y.C (09/09/1940-03/24/1941); NBC Studio, New York, NY (09/09/1940-03/24/1941).
Director: Artie Shaw.
Photographers: Frank Driggs; Morton Savada.
Arrangers: Hayton; Ray Conniff; Artie Shaw; William Grant Still .
In Hollywood 1940-1941, Vol. 2 collects more of Shaw's broadcast performances, recorded with solos from the likes of Billy Butterfield, Jack Jenney, Jerry Jerome, Johnny Guarnieri and Ray Conniff. ~ Jason Ankeny