January 16, 1938
: American jazz and swing musician Benny Goodman and his orchestra
made their Carnegie Hall debut. That concert was described by critic Bruce Eder as " the single most important jazz or popular music concert in history: jazz's 'coming out' party to the world of 'respectable' music.
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