Glenn Miller and His Orchestra was an American swing dance band formed by Glenn Miller in 1938. Arranged around a clarinet and tenor saxophone playing melody, and three other saxophones playing harmony, the band became the most popular and commercially successful dance orchestra of the Swing era and one of the greatest singles charting acts of the 20th century.
This 13-CD set (which is enclosed in an attractive and compact black box) completely reissues the contents of the nine double-LP series of the same name, all 277 studio recordings (including 20 alternate takes placed on the 13th disc) that were made by Glenn Miller's extremely popular orchestra. Glenn Miller, The Glenn Miller Orchestra.
Alton Glenn Miller was born in Clarinda, Iowa on March 1, 1904. But it was in North Platte, Nebraska, several years later that Glenn actually got his musical start when, one day, his father brought home a mandolin. Glenn promptly traded it for an old battered horn, which he practiced every chance he got. In fact his mother worried, It got to where Pop and I used to wonder if he’d ever amount to anything. In 1923, Miller entered the University of Colorado, although he spent more time traveling to auditions and playing where and whenever he could
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - It Happened In Sun Valley (Original) (02:21, 192Kb/s). On this page you can listen to the album, get information about the album, see the list of songs and much more. Most important - you can download the album Sounds of Music pres. Listen online and stay in a good mood. Org Album: Sounds of Music pres. Glenn Miller & His Orchestra, Vol. 2 (2010).
|A1||Slip Horn Jive|
|A2||Glen Island Special|
|B1||Sun Valley Jump|