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  1. Spring concert planned Tuesday by Lee's Small Jazz EnsembleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... Cetera, Clay Aiken, The Temptations, Olivia Newton-John, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Lauren Daigle, among others. A pianist, composer, bassist, and educator, Brown is a full-time faculty member in Lee's School of ...

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  2. Lee To Present Small Jazz Ensemble TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Cetera, Clay Aiken, The Temptations, Olivia Newton-John, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Lauren Daigle, among others. A pianist, composer, bassist, and educator, Mr. Brown is a full-time faculty member in Lee's School ...

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  3. Arts snippets: Coming up in Taranaki's arts and entertainment sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Taranaki Daily News

    Operatunity pays homage to the two biggest musical icons of the WWII era, The Glenn Miller Orchestra and The Andrew Sisters. Australia's indie folk musician Renny M will perform at the New Plymouth Board Riders Club in Fitzroy on Friday evening.

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  4. Amanda Carr with Les Femmes de Chanson Comes to Feinstein's/54 BelowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... These have varied from Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops, to blues artist James Montgomery , and the Glenn Miller Orchestra. Amanda Carr was a headliner at the EuroJazz Festival alongside Grammy-winning saxophonist James Moody , and Oscar ...

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  5. Local concert group foldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | ParsonsSun.com

    ... Parsons Municipal Auditorium. The first concert they presented for the 1989-90 series was the Glenn Miller Orchestra," Hoisington said. "That first series, memberships for the association totaled almost 1,800 more than the total number of seats ...

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  6. Glenn Miller Orchestra With Concert in SofiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Sofia News Agency

    About 20 new compositions will present the famous Glenn Miller Orchestra to Bulgarian audience during his concert in Sofia on 22 March in Hall 1 of NDK. Band leader Ville Saldon promises many exciting surprises that they've prepared specially for Sofia fans of jazz and creativity of the great American composer, but which for now will be kept secret.

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  7. University of Findlay Jazz Ensem... @ Winebrenner Theological Seminary's TLB AuditoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | TheCourier.com

    ... works from the big band era to modern times. The group will explore classics from the library of the Glenn Miller Orchestra as well as more current hit songs by Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson and others.

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  8. Music: Why jazz runs in Rick Margitza's bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... live releases. Decades before this, however, his maternal grandfather, a bassist who played with the Glenn Miller Orchestra and other big bands, appeared on the Charlie Parker with Strings recordings. So there was form when Margitza went against his ...

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  9. Ernie Gadzos Percussion scholarship awarded to GSU studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... legend Ernie Gadzos. After starting to play the drums at 18, Ernie traveled for 30 years with the Glenn Miller Orchestra, the Vaughn Monroe Orchestra, and other big bands. Later he worked for several drum shops in the Chicago area. Finally, in 1986, ...

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  10. Timeless classics with the Glenn Miller OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | City Of Guelph

    More than 60 years after the founding of the world-famous orchestra that bears his name, the music of Glenn Miller is alive and well. The big band's decades-long tradition will continue when the Glenn Miller Orchestra performs at River Run Centre on Thursday, March 23, at 8 p.m. The Main Stage performance is presented as part of the Richardson GMP Music Series.

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  11. Trombonist credits time in Hudson for successRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2017 | Hudson Hub-Times

    ... and Coasters fame. Nowell began working with Shy on arraignments and eventually landed a gig with the Glenn Miller Orchestra, touring the world with them. Nowell also plays on stage with comedian Sinbad and has played with Arethra Franklin's band, ...

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  12. Amanda Carr and Les Femmes de Chanson to Play Feinstein's/54 Below This SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... These have varied from Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops, to blues artist James Montgomery , and the Glenn Miller Orchestra. Amanda Carr was a headliner at the EuroJazz Festival alongside Grammy-winning saxophonist James Moody , and Oscar ...

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  13. Rhodes hosts 25th anniversary Mardi Gras ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Warwickonline.com

    ... added treat of Cajun delicacies by the Chili Brothers. Old-timers recall dancing to the music of the Glenn Miller Orchestra back in the '40s at Rhodes. The well-preserved building still provides one of the largest dance floors and bandstands in New ...

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  14. Big Band soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    Big Band sound The Glenn Miller Orchestra will bring the Big Band sound to the Historic Yuma Theatre, 254 S. Main St., on Wednesday at 7 p.m. The appearance by the 16-member group that follows in the footsteps of the legendary band leader is the last show of the season presented by the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area.

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  15. Let's DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2008 | Southern Living

    ... the Big Band era. Where to use it: At wedding receptions Great practice song: "In the Mood," by the Glenn Miller Orchestra 2. Hustle Born in the seventies, this disco-style version of the swing is fast, smooth, and filled with elaborate turns. We ...

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  16. Gettysburg man's sculpted presidents net $19K ataRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... home is littered with around 300 figures that represent his lifelong interests, like figurines of the Glenn Miller Orchestra in his dining room and each Heisman Trophy winner in his basement. Caldwell also has produced works that carry personal ...

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  17. Glenn Miller Orchestra returning to Jennings' Memorial HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Daily Herald

    On March 27, the world-famous Glenn Miller Orchestra will perform a one-night show at the historic Memorial Hall in Fort Jennings. The Glenn Miller Orchestra tours nationally and has performed in many major metropolitan areas, but this venue will provide attendees with a unique, intimate opportunity to see an icon of the big band era.

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  18. Gettysburg man's sculpted presidents net $19K ataRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The York Daily Record

    ... home is littered with around 300 figures that represent his lifelong interests, like figurines of the Glenn Miller Orchestra in his dining room and each Heisman Trophy winner in his basement. Caldwell also has produced works that carry personal ...

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  19. Photos: Chuck Caldwell's home of historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Evening Sun

    ... accepted for volunteer emergency service, met while serving in World War II. Miniature figures of the Glenn Miller Orchestra are on display in Chuck Caldwell's Cumberland Township home. Caldwell, 93, has made over 15,000 figures out of sculpey clay ...

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  20. Glenn Miller Band coming to Fort JenningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Putnam County Sentinel

    On Monday, March 27, the World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra will perform a one night show at the historic Memorial Hall in Fort Jennings. The Glenn Miller Orchestra tours nationally and has performed in many major metropolitan areas, but this venue will provide attendees with a unique, intimate opportunity to see an icon of the big band era.

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