Glenn Miller

Glenn Miller

American band leader, arranger and composer (1904–1944)
Trombonist who led the most popular band in the world during 1939-1942, playing a wide variety of melodic pop and jazz.
BornMarch 1, 1904
HometownClarinda, Iowa, United States of America
SpouseHelen Burger (m 1928 - 1944)
ChildrenSteven Miller , Joannie Miller
ParentsLewis Elmer Miller , Mattie Lou Cavender
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A look back at the era of sharp suits, when Glasgow nightlife reigned supreme

  • HE may have been biased – perhaps, in fairness, he was – but a Glasgow journalist named Bill Kinnaird was once singularly unimpressed by New York’s Roseland Ballroom, a renowned Manhattan venue that stood on West 52nd Street, and where such legends as Louis Armstrong, Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey and Glenn Miller had played.

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Orchestra Wives
Orchestra Wives
1h 38min
1942
Sun Valley Serenade
Sun Valley Serenade
1h 26min
1941

Albums

Tuxedo Junction
Tuxedo Junction
1997
In the Mood [Jazz Time]
In the Mood [Jazz Time]
1995
75 Glenn Miller Masterpieces
75 Glenn Miller Masterpieces
2011
Indian Summer
Indian Summer
2008
Glenn Miller, Vol. 2 [Platinum 2003]
Glenn Miller, Vol. 2 [Platinum 2003]
2003
Glenn Miller, Vol. 1
Glenn Miller, Vol. 1
2003
Essential Glenn Miller, Vol. 1
Essential Glenn Miller, Vol. 1
2003
Essential Glenn Miller, Vol. 2
Essential Glenn Miller, Vol. 2
2003
Essential Glenn Miller, Vol. 3
Essential Glenn Miller, Vol. 3
2003
American Legend
American Legend
2002
Blueberry Hill [Proper]
Blueberry Hill [Proper]
2001
Moonlight Serenade [Proper]
Moonlight Serenade [Proper]
2001
Chattanooga Choo-Choo [Proper]
Chattanooga Choo-Choo [Proper]
2001
In the Mood [Proper]
In the Mood [Proper]
2001
Glenn Miller Meets the Dorsey Brothers
Glenn Miller Meets the Dorsey Brothers
2000
Serenade in Blue
Serenade in Blue
2000
Pennsylvania 6-5000 [TIM]
Pennsylvania 6-5000 [TIM]
2000
In the Mood [TIM]
In the Mood [TIM]
2000
American Patrol [TIM]
American Patrol [TIM]
2000
Anvil Chorus [Tim]
Anvil Chorus [Tim]
2000

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