[Dixielandjazz] Benny Goodman performed by 4BEAT6
marekboym at gmail.com
Fri Jun 29 14:57:37 PDT 2007
Available in supermarkets?
This is a serious question; in 1976, I bought quite a few excellent
LPs in supermarkets while travelling in the Netherlands. Still have
them and listen to them.
On 20/06/07, Rob & Carla Henneveld <info at yes2jazz.com> wrote:
> Dear Bill,
> Thanks for the compliments. 4BEAT6 rehearsed for a whole year (!) on +/-
> 15-20 original Goodman arrangements. Besides this tey are all professionals
> (well except the clarinet player Bernard Berkhout: he's a doctor....).
> This rehearsals they did were complete madness. On the other hand this
> showed that Benny Goodman, Charlie Christian, Lionel Hampton and the other
> members were great musicians.
> A new CD has just been released and is supported (sponsored) by one of the
> greatest super markets of Holland !
> Kind regards,
> Rob Henneveld
> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: Bill Haesler [mailto:bhaesler at bigpond.net.au]
> Verzonden: woensdag 20 juni 2007 5:02
> Aan: Rob & Carla Henneveld
> CC: Dixieland Jazz Mailing List
> Onderwerp: Re: Benny Goodman performed by 4BEAT6
> > For those of you who like the Benny Goodman sound, notice there is a
> > new
> > band in Europe - Holland, performing exactly the sound and music of the
> > early Benny Goodman (& Lionel Hampton Charlie Christian) sextet.
> > 4BEAT6 www.4beat6.com <http://www.4beat6.com/>
> Dear Rob,
> When I read your enthusiastic email I said quietly to myself "Not
> another one. Why bother?"
> But checked out the website anyway.
> On their Home Page there is a musical link, presumably including some
> of the concert performance you mention.
> I didn't time the music, but it runs for well over 40 minutes.
> What a fine swinging group!
> Not a BG Sextet clone, as I had assumed.
> Thank you for the introduction.
> Kind regards,
> To unsubscribe or change your e-mail preferences for the Dixieland Jazz Mailing list, or to find the online archives, pleas visit:
> Dixielandjazz mailing list
> Dixielandjazz at ml.islandnet.com
More information about the Dixielandjazz