From Spirituals To Swing - List of Performers - December 24, 1939

December 24, 1939

  • The Benny Goodman Sextet
Benny Goodman (clarinet), Charlie Christian (electric guitar), Lionel Hampton (vibes), Fletcher Henderson (piano), Arthur Bernstein (bass), Nick Fatool (drums)
  • James P. Johnson
  • Ida Cox with Shad Collins, Dicky Wells, Buddy Tate (tenor sax), James P. Johnson, Freddie Green, Walter Page, Jo Jones
  • Big Bill Broonzy with Albert Ammons
  • Sonny Terry with Bull City Red
  • The Kansas City Six:
Buck Clayton, Lester Young, Charlie Christian, Freddie Green, Walter Page, Jo Jones
  • Helen Humes with James P. Johnson and the Count Basie Orchestra
Ed Lewis, Harry Edison, Buck Clayton, Shad Collins, Dicky Wells, Dan Minor, Benny Morton, Earle Warren, Lester Young, Buddy Tate, Jack Washington, Count Basie, Freddie Green, Walter Page, Jo Jones

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