Al Goodman

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Nikopol, Yekaterinoslav Governorate, Russian Empire [now Nikopol, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, Ukraine]
Composer, songwriter, conductor, pianist and arranger, educated at the Peabody Conservatory (on scholarship). He was a pianist in early film theatres, and later a choral director and music director for the Aborne Opera Company. He conducted and arranged for Al Jolson, and conducted the Broadway musicals "Blossom Time", "My Dream Girl", "Good News", "The Band Wagon", "The New Moon", "Ziegfeld Follies", and "George White's Scandals". His Broadway stage scores include "Linger Longer Lettie", "Cinderella on Broadway", "The Whirl of New York", "The Passing Show of 1922", "The Lady in Ermine", "Dew Drop Inn", "Artists and Models of 1925", and "Gay Paree". Read more...


Character: Al Goodman-Orchestra Leader

The Talk of Hollywood 1929

Character: Himself - Orchestra Leader

The Colgate Comedy Hour 1950