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NPR’s All Things Considered broadcast 31 January 2000.

‘Sing, Sing, Sing’.   Listen to Turk Van Lake describe his experience of being in Carnegie Hall that night.  Ross Firestone gives his thoughts to: Link to NPR

 

Click the icon to listen to Benny Goodman’s interview with William B Williams of WNEW,  broadcast  27 January 1958 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the concert.   (This might take a couple of minutes to download depending on your connection.)

 

Benny Goodman at Carnegie Hall 1938.mp3
Here is the first recorded performance of Sing Sing Sing that is available to us, this is from a broadcast on 18 March 1936.   80 years ago!    Click the icon to hear the Benny Goodman orchestra with Helen Ward singing the most famous tune in BG’s repertoire.    Warning...    This is a very poor recording!
Sing Sing Sing - 18 March 1936
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