Books TheMusicSack People
Home People Books Bands Churches Pianists Theatres Help


Big bandleaders revisited

p. 519 In:
Simon, George Thomas
The big bands
New York: Schirmer Books, 1981

The above item has biographical information on:

  Basie, [William] (b. 1904 d. 1984)   bandleader, composer
  Herman, Woody (b. 1913 d. 1987)   bandleader, clarinet
  James, Harry Haag (b. 1916 d. 1983)   composer, flute
  Kenton, Stan (b. 1912 d. 1979)   arranger, composer
  Lombardo, Guy [Gaetano Alberto] (b. 1902 d. 1977)   bandleader, director
  Shaw, Artie (b. 1910)   clarinet, conductor

(c) 2021. Frank Greene. All rights reserved.