Jimmy Dorsey



Jimmy Dorsey

Rating
Active
1920 to 1950
Born
February 29, 1904 in Shenandoah
Died
June 12, 1957
Location
Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, United States
Genres
Rock
Biography
James "Jimmy" Dorsey (February 29, 1904 - June 12, 1957) was a prominent American jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, trumpeter, composer, and big band leader. He was known as "JD". He 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". Overview: Jimmy Dorsey was born in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, the son of a coal miner turned music educator, and older brother of Tommy Dorsey who also became a prominent musician. He played trumpet in his youth, appearing on stage with J. Carson McGee's King Trumpeters in 1913.
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Top Songs by Jimmy Dorsey


Green Eyes

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Amapola

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Amapola

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On The Sunny Side Of The Street

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Yours

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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


The Best

The Best

Jimmy Dorsey September 10, 2017

15 Tracks

Highlights of Jimmy Dorsey, Vol. 2

Highlights of Jimmy Dorsey, Vol. 2

Jimmy Dorsey July 7, 2017

28 Tracks

Highlights of Jimmy Dorsey, Vol. 1

Highlights of Jimmy Dorsey, Vol. 1

Jimmy Dorsey June 24, 2017

29 Tracks

Stressless Sunday

Stressless Sunday

Jimmy Dorsey November 23, 2016

20 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

Green Eyes

Green Eyes

Jimmy Dorsey July 31, 2016

28 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

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