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Swinging Big Bands. About This Station Swinging Big Bands Enjoy the popular music of the 30s and 40s with our collection of swinging big bands. Artists In This Station Al Hirt. Ella Fitzgerald And Count Basie. Fletcher Henderson. Duke Ellington. Earl Bostic. Duke Ellington & Johnny Hodges.
Swing bands usually featured soloists who would improvise on the melody over the arrangement. The danceable swing style of big bands and bandleaders such as Benny Goodman was the dominant form of American popular music from 1935 to 1946, a period known as the swing era.Derivative forms: New jack swing, traditional pop, .