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The World of Benny Goodman (1963)

TV Movie  -   -  Music  -  24 January 1963 (USA)
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Profile of musician Benny Goodman that covers his childhood in Chicago, his rise to fame and his world travels, particularly his 1961 trip to Russia. Comments from his friends and musical collaborators are also featured.

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Profile of musician Benny Goodman that covers his childhood in Chicago, his rise to fame and his world travels, particularly his 1961 trip to Russia. Comments from his friends and musical collaborators are also featured.

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