walter page’s blue devils and
bennie goodmen - integration, jazz clarinet player, know his band
Benny Goodman Band: Benny Goodman (Clarinet), Gene Krupa (Drums), Teddy Wilson (Piano), Charlie Christian (Electric Guitar), Lionel Hampton (Vibraphone)
Moten wins, moten gets tonsil surgery, he dies, basie takes over.
Rhythm Section: Count Basie (piano), Freddie Green (Guitar), Walter Page (Bass), Papa Jo Jones (drums)
Chick Webb was really good.\
Glen Miller - he was commercial
SAX : Coleman Hawkins,Lester Young,Ben Webster
Coleman Hawkins is the opposite of Lester Young.
Jimmy Blanton - good as shit at bass.
Blue devils founded walter page.
DIZZY DID TRUMPET. AND CHARLIE PARKER DID SAX.
Proliferation of contrafact composition
miles davis - goes
Machito (frank grillo) is NY’s first important sonero (lead singer in a son band)
Mario Bauza (trumpet) was musical director