“Get Rhythm in Your Feet”(1935) with Benny Goodman and Helen Ward

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4td1lhKjOY Composed by J. Russell Robinson and Bill Livingston; arranged by Fletcher Henderson. Recorded by Benny Goodman and His Orchestra for Victor on June 25, 1935 in New York. Benny Goodman, clarinet, directing: Bunny Berigan, first and solo trumpet; Nate Kazebier and Jerry Neary, trumpets; Jack Lacey and Sterling “Red” Ballard, trombones; Nuncio “Toots” Mondello,... Continue Reading →

Being and Nothingness* – The last recording of Bunny Berigan “I’m Confessin’ (That I Love You)”-1942

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wgA6xc24Ko Composed by Al Neiburg; arranged by Gene Kutch. Recorded in performance by Bunny Berigan and His Orchestra on April 12, 1942 at the Nu-Elms Ballroom in Youngstown, Ohio. Bunny Berigan, trumpet, directing: Kenny Davis, first trumpet; Bob Mansell, Fred Norton, trumpets; Charlie Stout and Max Smith, trombones; George Quinty, first alto saxophone; Walt Mellor,... Continue Reading →

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