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The Anderson Brothers Play Benny Goodman in the Theater at Birdland

Posted by Birdland on September 22, 2022

Where

Birdland
315 West 44th Street
New York, NY
Map
212-581-3080

When

Tue, September 27, 2022
5:30 pm

About

Join us as The Anderson Brothers headline our Tuesday Night Residency in the Birdland Theater through the month of September!
With their quintet, reedmen Peter & Will Anderson present the work of the King of Swing, clarinetist Benny Goodman. Goodman’s 60-year career is highlighted by sparking the swing era in 1935, bringing jazz into Carnegie Hall, and leading the top big band of the 1930s swing era. He also helped bridge the divide between the jazz and classical worlds. Goodman’s small group with Gene Krupa, Lionel Hampton, and Teddy Wilson was groundbreaking for its blistering tempos and swinging classics. ...

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