King Porter Stomp

Benny Goodman and his Orchestra

October 7, 1985

This footage was filmed on October 7, 1985 New York at the Marriott Marquis with Benny Goodman, clarinet and leader; Laurie Frink, Randy Sandke, John Eckert, and Paul Cohen, trumpets; Bobby Pring, Eddie Bert, and Matt Finders, trombones; Ken Peplowski, and Loren Schoenberg, tenor saxs; Chuck Wilson, and Jack Stuckey, alto saxs; Danny Bank, baritone sax; Dick Hyman, piano; James Chirillo, guitar; Bob Haggart, bass; and Louis Bellson, drums.

*Clarinetist and bandleader Benjamin David Goodman dubbed the “King of Swing” passed away on June 13, 1986 less than a year following this performance.

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