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Belleville Intelligencer
Strolling the city’s historyvenues.” He gives the Memorial Arena as an example. “Between the 1950’s and i
Strolling the city’s history
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 6 days ago
venues.” He gives the Memorial Arena as an example. “Between the 1950’s and into the 1970’s they had swing-era acts like Tommy Dorsey and Jean Krupa. They had early 60s folk acts like Gordon Lightfoot and Ian and Sylvia. “They had a lot of up... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Hot Property: 'Thor's' Chris Hemsworth keeps the myth alive in Malibubackground. The 1939 estate once belonged to jazz trumpeter Manny Klein, who pl
Hot Property: 'Thor's' Chris Hemsworth keeps the myth alive in Malibu
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
background. The 1939 estate once belonged to jazz trumpeter Manny Klein, who played with such big-band leaders as Tommy Dorsey and Benny Goodman. The versatile and technically skilled trumpeter, who died in 1994 at age 86, performed on... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Mint Julep Jazz Band to perform at civic centerSisters, Annette Hanshaw, Chick Webb, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Count Ba
Mint Julep Jazz Band to perform at civic center
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
Sisters, Annette Hanshaw, Chick Webb, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Count Basie, Jack Teagarden, Louis Armstrong, Tommy Dorsey and Oscar Aleman. Doors will open at 6 p.m. The pre-sale price of two tickets for $30 lasts through Friday.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
1990s: Development and fiscal declineDave Matthews Band, Big Head Todd and the Monsters and the Allman Brothers Band
1990s: Development and fiscal decline
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Dave Matthews Band, Big Head Todd and the Monsters and the Allman Brothers Band. ■ Willie Nelson ■ Michael Bolton ■ Tommy Dorsey What it cost Second-run feature “Water World”: $1.25 (The Ritz Theater) 1 lb. pecorino romano cheese: $3.99.... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Hendersonville Swing Band to perform benefit concertleader or musician? I understand he wasn’t the nicest guy in the world, but be
Hendersonville Swing Band to perform benefit concert
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 14 days ago
leader or musician? I understand he wasn’t the nicest guy in the world, but being a trombone player, I have to go with Tommy Dorsey. I also grew up with the Stan Kenton Orchestra in the late 1940s and early '50s, so I still enjoy listening to... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Fortuna teens present Big Band swing dance SaturdayThey will play many favorite dance tunes from the 1930s and 1940s by Glen Mille
Fortuna teens present Big Band swing dance Saturday
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 14 days ago
They will play many favorite dance tunes from the 1930s and 1940s by Glen Miller, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington and Tommy Dorsey, as well as more recent hits like Frank Sinatra’s “New York, New York” and Meghan Trainor’s “All About that... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Coming upBand will host a big band dance at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Bonaventure Univer
Coming up
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
Band will host a big band dance at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Bonaventure University’s Doyle Hall Dining Room, 3261 W. State Road, St. Bonaventure. The band will perform big band classics from, among others, Glenn Miller, Count Basie and Tommy Dor... Read more
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Variety
ABC7’s David Ono Picks Up Los Angeles Compound0.64-acre midblock compound, once owned by renowned jazz trumpeter Manny Klein,
ABC7’s David Ono Picks Up Los Angeles Compound
Variety / Posted 17 days ago
0.64-acre midblock compound, once owned by renowned jazz trumpeter Manny Klein, who blew his horn for Benny Goodman and Tommy Dorsey, includes four separate structures, and features a brick-built 1939 single-level main house of nearly 2,400... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Vancouver woman was a Rosie the Riveter during WWIIService Organizations brought musical shows to the Boeing plant. Rickard also r
Vancouver woman was a Rosie the Riveter during WWII
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 19 days ago
Service Organizations brought musical shows to the Boeing plant. Rickard also remembers seeing Frank Sinatra sing at a Tommy Dorsey concert in Seattle. "That's when Sinatra was that little skinny kid," she recalled, smiling. Many of the women... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
OBITUARY: Instructor Joel Ruminer known as top tap dancerstudents include Jackie Troup Miller, who performed in the movie Singin' in the
OBITUARY: Instructor Joel Ruminer known as top tap dancer
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
students include Jackie Troup Miller, who performed in the movie Singin' in the Rain and toured with band leader Tommy Dorsey; jazz choreographer Marcus Alford; Broadway performer Andrew Carr; and tap instructor Persis Ann Forster. His... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
In the Mood, a 1940’s Big Band Musical, to perform at Weinberg CenterNew Zealand, the Netherlands, and two sold-out tours of Australia. In the Mood
In the Mood, a 1940’s Big Band Musical, to perform at Weinberg Center
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 22 days ago
New Zealand, the Netherlands, and two sold-out tours of Australia. In the Mood celebrates the music of Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, Harry James, Erskine Hawkins, the Andrews Sisters, Frank Sinatra and other idols of... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Cariboo Gold in concert Saturdaywill be performing two sets of music featuring the popular swing band music of
Cariboo Gold in concert Saturday
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
will be performing two sets of music featuring the popular swing band music of Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey and many others who produced hits of the 30s, 40s and 50s, with a few new charts to keep it fresh. This will be... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The party goes underground in Uptownago — "Prohibition Era Ended/Loop Crowds Hail Repeal" — and near it a photo of
The party goes underground in Uptown
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
ago — "Prohibition Era Ended/Loop Crowds Hail Repeal" — and near it a photo of Frank Sinatra, who used to sing with the Tommy Dorsey band in the early 1940s just around the corner at the Aragon, that sublime illusion of a Spanish courtyard on... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Theatre Cambrian unveils next season's lineupstart in Hoboken, N.J. with the Bobby Soxers; continuing with Frank's time perf
Theatre Cambrian unveils next season's lineup
The Sudbury Star / Posted 26 days ago
start in Hoboken, N.J. with the Bobby Soxers; continuing with Frank's time performing with band leaders Harry James and Tommy Dorsey; moving forward through his time with the Rat Pack in Las Vegas in the early 60's through to his early... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver woman was a Rosie the Riveter during WWIIService Organizations brought musical shows to the Boeing plant. Rickard also r
Vancouver woman was a Rosie the Riveter during WWII
The Columbian / Posted 27 days ago
Service Organizations brought musical shows to the Boeing plant. Rickard also remembers seeing Frank Sinatra sing at a Tommy Dorsey concert in Seattle. “That’s when Sinatra was that little skinny kid,” she recalled, smiling. Many of the women... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Former Mayor Richard Hahn dies at 89who would become his wife. During his youth on the North Shore of Chicago, he o
Former Mayor Richard Hahn dies at 89
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 28 days ago
who would become his wife. During his youth on the North Shore of Chicago, he often went to big band dances. Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Jimmy Dorsey, Benny Goodman and others. He danced whenever and wherever he could, often in the family living... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
The Echos Big Band at Bootlegger’s next SaturdayIf you love the Gene Krupa, Tommy Dorsey, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller and other
The Echos Big Band at Bootlegger’s next Saturday
Advocate Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
If you love the Gene Krupa, Tommy Dorsey, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller and other greats from the Golden Era big band sounds, then you won’t want to miss The Echos Big Band performance during the annual Living at Home/ Block Nurse Program (LAH/BNP)... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chester Martin Remembers How You Couldn't See Maggie Aloneand "afternoons" in those days) was on the radio and I remember the maid gettin
Chester Martin Remembers How You Couldn't See Maggie Alone
The Chattanoogan / Posted a month ago
and "afternoons" in those days) was on the radio and I remember the maid getting all giggly over the music of "TD" - Tommy Dorsey. (She told us all about the differences between the music of "TD" and brother, "JD", Jimmy Dorsey). So we cannot... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Voice of Dodgers announcer Vin Scully is sweet music to the earstraced to the big-band era of his youth. Scully says he has always had a love f
Voice of Dodgers announcer Vin Scully is sweet music to the ears
Los Angeles Times / Posted a month ago
traced to the big-band era of his youth. Scully says he has always had a love for the greats he grew up with: Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole and, of course, Sinatra. Voices are comprised of brilliance and depth, a dark... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Voice of Dodgers announcer Vin Scully is sweet music to the earstraced to the big-band era of his youth. Scully says he has always had a love f
Voice of Dodgers announcer Vin Scully is sweet music to the ears
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
traced to the big-band era of his youth. Scully says he has always had a love for the greats he grew up with: Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole and, of course, Sinatra. Voices are comprised of brilliance and depth, a dark... Read more
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Daily Journal
Remember the greats in U.S., VinelandHeart. In the music world, the country was swooning to the singing of Frank Si
Remember the greats in U.S., Vineland
Daily Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Heart. In the music world, the country was swooning to the singing of Frank Sinatra, dancing to the sounds of Jimmy and Tommy Dorsey, Harry James, Duke Ellington and others. In Vineland, we had two great dance bands, namely one headed by that... Read more
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CTV News
Juno nominated jazz singer Alex Pangman on her new lungs, new albumtrack for its uplifting lyrics. Other favourites on the album include "I'll Nev
Juno nominated jazz singer Alex Pangman on her new lungs, new album
CTV News / Posted 1 months ago
track for its uplifting lyrics. Other favourites on the album include "I'll Never Smile Again," originally sung by Tommy Dorsey and written by Canadian pianist Ruth Lowe. "A lot of those songs helped people through rough times," she... Read more

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