Glenn Miller

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United States bandleader of a popular big band (1909-1944)

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Their repertoire will be swing, jazz, rock, Latin and a pop medley - with a little Glen Miller thrown in for good measure.
Dale Gibson, lead trombone player with the Glen Miller Orchestra UK, brought along colleagues from his band Funk and Soul to give a performance in the front garden of his home at the party in Woodstock Road, Cheylesmore.
About my time as lead saxophonist in the Glen Miller orchestra, about haranguing Robert Redford in a Californian restaurant for making advances to the current Mrs Groves?
A 9 Platoon section commander, Corporal Glen Miller, 24, saw the results of one of the tour's most horrific attacks.
The "merry war" of Beatrice and Benedick meets the age of swing and Glen Miller.
The car then took a short tour around Pilgrim Street, Blackett Street and Grainger Street, while it played Glen Miller songs on its PA system.
The Glen Miller Orchestra UK under the direction of Ray McVay, will get you in the mood at Troon Concert Hall on November 28.
In one scene, they all appeared to be contentedly jigging along to Glen Miller when you suddenly noticed the spacey, flying motion of their bodies, at one point put to the noise of a jet in the sky.
Glen Miller was unofficially awarded one by RCA for Chattanooga Choo Choo in 1942 but the first 'real' award went to Perry Como for Catch A Falling Star in 1958.
The family decided we wanted a 40s theme, so we started by booking a Glen Miller Tribute Band.
Drummer Iwan Griffiths, 21, said: 'As it is, I've got a thing about planes as a high ratio of musicians die in planes, including Glen Miller and Buddy Holly, then we had this dodgy flight.
Glen Miller, an 11-year rank-and-file member of Teamsters Local 896 said, "I am proud of how the Teamsters handled the negotiations.
The N C Big Band will head the celebrations at the event on July 10 with tunes from old favourites including Tommy Dorsey, Harry James and Glen Miller to Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Buddy Rich.
Central Park will be jumping to the sounds of swing from the big band tunes of Glen Miller, Cab Calloway and Duke Ellington to the unforgettable classics of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and Louie Prima at this week's Concert in the Park.
Professor Glen Miller, an organic chemist at the Department of Chemistry of the University of New Hampshire, stated: "We are thrilled to have a SMART X2S system in our lab.