Category: Charlie Christian

Swing To Bop

Swing To Bop Charlie Christian May 12,1941 This historic live recording was made at Minton’s Playhouse in New York City on May 12,1941 with Joe Guy, trumpet; Thelonious Monk, piano; Charlie Christian, guitar; Nick Fenton,...

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Shivers Benny Goodman Sextet 1939Click here if you have a memory of this artist that you’d like to share This recording of the “Benny Goodman Sextet” was made on December 20, 1939 with guitarist Charlie...

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Stompin’ at the Savoy

Stompin’ at the Savoy Charlie Christian May 12 1941 Guitarist Charlie Christian was born on July 29, 1916 in Bonham, Texas.As a child, he learned guitar to support his sick father. By the mid ‘30s, Christian had made a...

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