Swing is king again

Jazz band salutes Benny Goodman at Sumter Opera House

BY IVY MOORE
ivy@theitem.com
Posted 1/11/17

"It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing ..." Duke Ellington asserted in 1932, but it was clarinetist-band leader Benny Goodman who was undeniably the King of Swing. He maintained his royalty for more than six decades with such hits as …

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