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OFAM 2022 Goodman 5 OFAM 2022 Goodman 4 OFAM 2022 Goodman 3 OFAM 2022 Goodman 2 OFAM 2022 Goodman 1
OFAM 2022 - Pennies From Heaven
Air Mail Special
Benny Goodman, The King of Swing
Fri, Jul 29 - Fri, Aug 5
Jaqua Concert Hall, The Shedd Institute
Isler CPA
Concert sponsor
Isler CPA
Concert sponsor
QSL Print Communications
OFAM 2022 Title Sponsor
The Eye Center
Shedd Presenting Sponsor
  • Description
  • Personnel
  • Program
Is it possible to celebrate the music of 1930s America without dedicating a show to The King of Swing? Thinking not, Chuck Redd and his festival jazz unit let loose on an evening of pure Benny Goodman, with a bit of everything from those years,
Air Mail Special is one of 6 OFAM 2022 concerts presented twice:
    Evening: Fri, July 29, 7:30 pm
    Matinee: Fri, Aug 5, 1:30 pm
from his early years as a bandleader in the late '20s and early '30s to his 6 month stint in 1935 with the short-lived radio program Let's Dance and association with Fletcher Henderson and his ultimate breakout success at the Palomar Ballroom in August 1935, to his legendary Carnegie Hall concert January 16, 1938.
Event Personnel
Chuck Redd, director
Shirley Andress, vocals
Lynnea Barry, vocals
Siri Vik, vocals
Paul Wells, drums
Will Anderson, reeds
Peter Anderson, reeds
Chuck Redd, vibes, drums
 Don't Be That Way
(1938) Mitchell Parish (w) Benny Goodman, Edgar Sampson (m)
 I Can't Give You Anything But Love
(1928) Lew Leslie's Blackbirds of 1928 Dorothy Fields (w) Jimmy McHugh (m) Lynnea
 Bei Mir Bist Du Schön
(1937) Love Honor And Behave Sammy Cahn, Saul Chaplin (w) Sholom Secunda (m) Siri
 Seven Come Eleven
(1939) Benny Goodman, Charlie Christian (m)
 Memories Of You
(1930) Lew Leslie's Blackbirds of 1930 Andy Razaf (w) Eubie Blake (m) Siri [ Dedicated to Con Sheffer ]
 I Didn't Know What Time It Was
(1939) Too Many Girls Lorenz Hart (w) Richard Rodgers (m) Lynnea
 Blue Skies
(1927) Betsy Irving Berlin (w/m) Shirley
 Confessin' That I Love You
(1930) Al Neiburg (w) Ellis Reynolds (m) Doc Daugherty (w/m) Siri
(1920) interpolated into Sinbad B. G. DeSylva, Al Jolson, Vincent Rose (w/m)
 As Long As I Live
(1934) Cotton Club Parade, 24th Edition Ted Koehler (w) Harold Arlen (m) Shirley
 I Surrender Dear
(1931) Gordon Clifford (w) Harry Barris (m) Siri
 The Man I Love
(1924) Strike Up The Band Ira Gershwin (w) George Gershwin (m) Lynnea
 Stompin' At The Savoy
(1936) Andy Razaf (w) Benny Goodman, Edgar Sampson, Chick Webb (m) Shirley
 After You've Gone
(1918) Henry Creamer (w) Turner Layton (m) Shirley
 Soft Winds
(1939) Fred Royal (w) Benny Goodman (m)
 Sometimes I'm Happy
(1927) Hit The Deck Irving Caesar (w) Vincent Youmans (m) Lynnea
 Good Enough To Keep
(1941) Benny Goodman, Charlie Christian, James Mundy (m)

July, 2022
Fr 29 7:30 pAir Mail Special: Eugene
August, 2022
Fr 05 1:30 pAir Mail Special: Eugene
Ticket/Venue Info
No ticketing information available.
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
QSL Print Communications
OFAM 2022 Title Sponsor
The Eye Center
Shedd Presenting Sponsor