Tommy Dorsey

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All About Jazz
Barbara Rosene member page on All About Jazzexposed to jazz as a kid with Eddie Condon records. I met Warren Covington when
Barbara Rosene member page on All About Jazz
All About Jazz / Posted yesterday
exposed to jazz as a kid with Eddie Condon records. I met Warren Covington when I was in College and he was leading the Tommy Dorsey Band. I sat in, and very soon after that began singing with a Big Band in Cleveland. The best show I ever... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Today’s entertainment picksorchestra founded in 1992 by Doug James of Boardman. It will play music from Gl
Today’s entertainment picks
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
orchestra founded in 1992 by Doug James of Boardman. It will play music from Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, Woody Herman, Stan Kenton, Benny Goodman and Billy May. James is an alumni of the Dana School of... Read more
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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 25 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 25 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 27 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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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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