Jimmy Dorsey



Jimmy Dorsey

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


The 50 Best Hit Songs of the 1940s

Green Eyes

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Amapola

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The 50 Best Hit Songs of the 1940s

Amapola

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Highlights of Jimmy Dorsey, Vol. 2

On The Sunny Side Of The Street

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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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So Rare

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Hawaiian War Chant

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Highlights of Jimmy Dorsey, Vol. 1

Highlights of Jimmy Dorsey, Vol. 1

Jimmy Dorsey June 24, 2017

29 Tracks

Treasures Big Band Classics, Vol. 92: Jimmy Dorsey

Treasures Big Band Classics, Vol. 92: Jimmy Dorsey

Jimmy Dorsey October 7, 2016

20 Tracks

Sophisticated Swing

Sophisticated Swing

Jimmy Dorsey August 26, 2016

34 Tracks

You Let Me Down

You Let Me Down

Jimmy Dorsey July 12, 2016

28 Tracks

King Porter Stomp (Jazz Club Collection)

King Porter Stomp (Jazz Club Collection)

Jimmy Dorsey April 15, 2016

14 Tracks

The Fabulous Jimmy Dorsey

The Fabulous Jimmy Dorsey

Jimmy Dorsey November 27, 2015

13 Tracks

I Love Big Bands

I Love Big Bands

Jimmy Dorsey September 2, 2015

25 Tracks

A Summer Sky Shines

A Summer Sky Shines

Jimmy Dorsey August 7, 2015

12 Tracks

Tonight in Time

Tonight in Time

Jimmy Dorsey June 5, 2015

12 Tracks

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Genres
Rock

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