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Belleville Intelligencer
Big band festival in full swingCommodores' Orchestra. “I heard this trombone player in the band play a solo t
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 2 days ago
Commodores' Orchestra. “I heard this trombone player in the band play a solo that was made very famous by the band leader Tommy Dorsey way back in the 40s, and it was called I'm Getting Sentimental Over You. “I heard that and something stuck. I... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for July 20, the 201st day of 20171940, Billboard magazine published its first "Music Popularity Chart," topped b
Reality TV World / Posted 5 days ago
1940, Billboard magazine published its first "Music Popularity Chart," topped by "I'll Never Smile Again" by the Tommy Dorsey orchestra with Frank Sinatra. In 1945, the U.S. flag was raised over Berlin as the first U.S. troops moved in... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Variety is key |at the Riverbend, on the lawn of the Brandon Inn on Park Street. The 18-member
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
at the Riverbend, on the lawn of the Brandon Inn on Park Street. The 18-member big band does not disappoint. Enjoy a night of swing era hits from jazz greats such as Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Glenn Miller and Tommy Dorsey. Music starts at... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Local author talks about Carsonia Parkso it was always a chilly 55 degrees) and the Crystal Ballroom (a dance hall wh
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
so it was always a chilly 55 degrees) and the Crystal Ballroom (a dance hall where musical legends like Glenn Miller and Tommy Dorsey played). Druzba showed lots of photos of the Park: including one of the park’s earliest rides, the miniature... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
HYPING HISTORY Groups promoting Lansford’s vibrant pastfamous residents, one display case is dedicated to The Dorsey Brothers, who gre
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
famous residents, one display case is dedicated to The Dorsey Brothers, who grew up in a home on Abbott Street. Jimmy and Tommy Dorsey went on to great commercial success with their big band, The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra. Hanging in a corner of... Read more
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Asian journal
SIBLING REVELRY: How Adam and Arielle Jacobs Achieved Their Broadway Dreamdon’t sing professionally. My mom sings and plays piano; my dad’s mother was a
Asian journal / Posted 25 days ago
don’t sing professionally. My mom sings and plays piano; my dad’s mother was a cabaret singer in the 40s. She sang with the Tommy Dorsey Band when she was 15. She never had it as a career, really.” Both siblings were on major Broadway top-earners.... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Letters to the editors, June 27One of the best big band singers, Harry Prime, passed away June 15 at age 97.
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
One of the best big band singers, Harry Prime, passed away June 15 at age 97. Harry sang with the Randy Brooks, Jack Fina, Tommy Dorsey and Ralph Flanagan orchestras. He recorded most of his songs with the Flanagan band. His biggest hit was with... Read more

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