Jimmy Dorsey



Jimmy Dorsey
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Rating
Active
1920 to 1950
Born
February 29, 1904 in Shenandoah
Died
June 12, 1957
Location
Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, United States
Biography
James Dorsey (February 29, 1904 – June 12, 1957) was a prominent American jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, composer and big band leader. He was known as "JD". He recorded and composed the jazz and pop standards "I'm Glad There Is You (In This World of Ordinary People)" and "It's The Dreamer In Me". His other major recordings were "Tailspin", "John Silver", "So Many Times", "Amapola", "Brazil (Aquarela do Brasil)", "Pennies from Heaven" with Bing Crosby, Louis Armstrong, and Frances Langford, "Grand Central Getaway", and "So Rare".
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Top Songs by Jimmy Dorsey


I Understand

Green Eyes

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Amapola

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Amapola

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I Understand

Amapola

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Highlights of Jimmy Dorsey, Vol. 2

On The Sunny Side Of The Street

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Popcorn And Other Great Instrumentals

So Rare

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Jazz - Beginner

Yours

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Green Eyes

The Breeze and I

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Just For A Thrill

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Perfidia

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


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Frank Sinatra July 1, 2011

20 Tracks

Casino Gardens Ballroom 1946

Casino Gardens Ballroom 1946

Frank Sinatra November 30, 2005

21 Tracks

Jimmy Dorsey

Jimmy Dorsey

Tommy Dorsey July 20, 1993

21 Tracks

Giants of the Big Band Era

Giants of the Big Band Era

Tommy Dorsey July 1, 1991

12 Tracks

Green Eyes

Green Eyes

Jimmy Dorsey

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I Love Big Bands

I Love Big Bands

Jimmy Dorsey

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You Let Me Down

You Let Me Down

Jimmy Dorsey

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Genres
Rock

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