Monday Jazz Quiz #47

July 28th, 2014

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Playing at Los Angeles’ Cocoanut Grove club, and featuring singers that included Bing Crosby, this bandleader led the top West Coast big band during the 20’s and 30’s. Who was he?

Ben Bernie

Gus Arnheim

Paul Whiteman

Ted Lewis

Jean Goldkette

Ben Pollack

Fred Waring

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