Glenn Miller discography and biography.

  • 102 Pages
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Glenn Miller Appreciation Society , London
Miller, Glenn, 1909-1944 -- Discogr
StatementEdited and with additional material by Geoffrey E. Butcher.
ContributionsButcher, Geoffrey E., ed.
LC ClassificationsML156.7.M5 B4 1956
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 102 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6215335M
LC Control Number56058530

Bandleader Glenn Miller inspired the World War II generation and boosted morale with many popular songs. On, learn more about the musical life and mysterious disappearance of Born: Mar 01, InGlenn Miller wrote Glenn Miller's Method for Orchestral Arranging, published by the Mutual Music Society in New York, a one hundred sixteen page book with illustrations and scores that explains how he wrote his musical arrangements.

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Videos with / about Glenn Miller Glenn Miller made two movies for 20th Century Fox, 'Sun Valley Serenade' () and 'Orchestra Wives' (), both have been issued on video. The bio-pic 'The Glenn Miller Story' was filmed in and has also been issued on video, with stereosound.

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Miller discography—a seemingly cold listing of what the band did, when and where—it serves as a great Right now, I’m working on my own book about Glenn Miller—a biography about the man, about the people around him, and what he and they were all really like.

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Between andGlenn Miller and His Orchestra released singles on the monaural ten-inch shellac 78 rpm format. Their studio output comprised a variety of musical styles inside of the Swing genre, including ballads, band chants, dance instrumentals, novelty tracks, songs adapted from motion pictures, and, as the Second World War approached, patriotic music.

Non-instrumental songs featured Miller's EPs: Arlington House, - Biography & Autobiography - pages 0 Reviews Broadcast material comprises a goodly portion of Miller's body of work and is included in this volume ; shown in italics. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Miller’s death came as a shock to his fans throughout the world, as well as to American servicemen who ranked Miller with Bob Hope and the Andrews Sisters as the war’s greatest morale boosters.

Miller’s legend was further enhanced by the somewhat romanticized film biography The Glenn Miller Story (), starring James Stewart as Miller. Glenn Miller discography and songs: Music profile for Glenn Miller, born 1 March Genres: Big Band, Swing, Vocal Jazz.

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Alton Glenn Miller, commanding officer of the Army Air Force Band (Special)/5(16). Miller’s Early Years Glenn Miller was born Alton Glenn Miller on March 1,in Clarinda, Iowa.

His parents, Elmer and Mattie Lou Miller, soon moved their family from Iowa first to Nebraska, then to Missouri, and eventually, to Fort Morgan, Colorado. In each of these new cities, Miller’s musical development took a new step. Only 12 left in stock (more on the way).

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Oct 05,  · Weaving together cultural and military history, Glenn Miller Declassified tells the story of the musical legend Miller and his military career as commanding officer of the Army Air Force Band during World War II.

After a brief assignment to the Army Specialist Corps, Miller was assigned to the Army Air Forces Training Command and soon thereafter to Supreme Headquarters, Allied /5(16).

Glenn Miller formed his own 'sweet' band, which from to achieved widespread popularity second only to Benny Goodman's. Miller learned all he could from these and other bands like Jimmie Lunceford's and Artie Shaw's, going on to create a uniquely rich sound with Cited by: 1.

Alton Glenn Miller (March 1, – missing in action December 15, ) was an American big band musician, arranger, composer, and bandleader in the swing era.

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He was the best-selling recording artist from toleading one of the best known big March 1,Clarinda, Iowa, United States. Glenn Miller Biography by William Ruhlmann + Follow Artist. Synonymous with pre-WWII big bands, the trombonist/bandleader who ruled the roost until his sudden disappearance in Find Glenn Miller discography, albums and singles on AllMusic.

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Inhe received his first big break arranging and playing trumpet; first, for the Charlie Barnet band, and inthe band of Glenn Miller.

Settling in Hollywood inhis first of many big breaks in radio was playing in Ozzie Nelson's band for the "Red Skelton Show." Shortly thereafter, May was asked by Nelson to be musical director.

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2 topped the album charts. Miller was the subject of a partly fictionalized film biography, The Glenn Miller Story, starring James Stewart, in February ; a soundtrack album of re-recordings not featuring Miller, released by Decca Records, hit.

Glenn Miller - Biography Leader of the most universally beloved big band, Glenn Miller was born March 1, in Clarinda, Iowa. He played trombone for Ben Pollack, Red Nichols, Benny Goodman & The Dorsey Brothers' Bands and essentially became leader of Ray Noble's American band.

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An egalley of this book was made available by the publisher in exchange for a honest review.It was with the Smith Ballew band in that McKinley met Glenn Miller. The two formed a friendship that lasted from until Miller's death in McKinley and Miller joined the Dorsey Brothers in Miller left for Ray Noble in Decemberwhile McKinley remained.Glenn Miller No.

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