Artie Shaw


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Noun1.Artie Shaw - United States clarinetist and leader of a swing band (1910-2004)Artie Shaw - United States clarinetist and leader of a swing band (1910-2004)
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I was married eight times to seven different men, including musician Artie Shaw.
In the title story, the most powerful in the collection, the clarinetist Artie Shaw battles madness during a Pennsylvania winter until "the sound of nothing at all" becomes an ending and a beginning, and brings a peace that jump-starts new compositions.
As well as items by the full band, the concert will feature improvised works by a septet of students and a special performance of the Artie Shaw Clarinet Concerto by final year student George Winsall.
On the program are tunes made popular by famed band leaders Jimmy Dorsey, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller, Harry James and Artie Shaw, and by vocalists Bing Crosby, Vera Lynn, Helen Forrest and the Andrews Sisters.
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Ditto Gardner's subsequent marriage to big band leader (and famed Lothario) Artie Shaw.
He performs professionally with some of New York's top musicians including Gregory Hutchinson, Hassan JJ Shakur, Marco Panascia, Jim Cammack, Jerome Jennings, Dayna Stephens, Tony Middleton, Christine Ebersole, Aaron Weinstein and The Artie Shaw Orchestra.
These recordings pair Holiday with top Swing Era horn players, both white and black, including Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Buck Clayton, Ben Webster and notably her musical soulmate, tenor saxophonist Lester Young.
The show features some of his most recognisable artworks, including his Campbell soup cans and Marilyn Monroe diptych, along with paintings, screenprints, adverts, 40 record sleeves - everything from Artie Shaw to John Lennon's rare Menlove Avenue album and the Stones' Sticky Fingers LP, photographs and video.
Gilmore Music library at Yale University recently "shared the wealth" by jointly receiving as a gift a large collection of materials related to Benny Goodman, along with Artie Shaw, Ella Fitzgerald, and other luminaries of the big-band era.
Over the next several years, she landed highly coveted jobs with the big bands led by Artie Shaw and Benny Goodman.