Interview One: On Tour With the British Big Band
Les Tomkins reports the news that there will be a European tour of Benny Goodman and his Big Band.
Interview Two: Benny Did Something Great for Humanity
Lionel Hampton talks to Les Tomkins in 1970 about Benny Goodman.
Interview Three: Our Pop Music was on a Higher Level
Teddy Wilson talks to Les Tomkins about Benny Goodman.
Article One: The Ultimate Instrument
American composer, arranger and trumpeter Billy May discusses writing jazz for cinema, working with orchestras, and the changing band scene with Les Tomkins in 1982.
Article Two: Biography
A Biography of the bandleader Billy May.
Article Three: A Tribute
Pinky Winters pays tribute to Billy May in 2004.
Article One: An Organised Man
Kind words from fellow musicians and a biography by Ron Simmonds.
Article Two: Rosalyn's Tribute
Rosalyn Wilder pays tribute to Burt Rhodes in 2003.
Interview One: Something Different
American drummer and bandleader Chico Hamilton talks to Les Tomkins twice in 1972.
Interview Two: Give Credit to the Innovators
Chico talks about who's style of drumming he respects and how he hopes he might have an influence on young drummers. Interview by Les Tomkins.