Artie Shaw And His Orchestra (Short Film, 1939)

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In this 1939 short film in the Melody Master series, that was re-released in 1948 and 1955, Artie Shaw) leads his orchestra in “Begin the Beguine”,”Nightmare”, “Non-Stop Flight”, “Let’s Stop the Clock”, sung by Helen Forrest, and “Pross Tchai”/”Good-bye”, a comedy Russian number performed by saxophone player Tony Pastor).

Personnel:

Artie Shaw  – clarinet, bandleader

Artie Shaw Orchestra

Helen Forrest – vocals

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1939


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Robert cutshall says:

My uncle ( Cutty Cutshall ) was a tromboneist with the Shaw band in 38/39; do you know if he recorded on any albums with the band ?
Thanks
R. Cutshall

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