This Day In History
This Day In History
Monday, December 9, 2019

«jazz musician»

Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus
(April 22, 1922 - January 5, 1979)
Charles Mingus Jr. was an American jazz musician, composer, bandleader, and civil rights activist.
American musician, musician, jazz musician, composer

Glenn Miller

Glenn Miller
(February 29, 1904 - December 15, 1944)
Alton Glenn Miller was an American jazz musician (trombone), arranger, composer, and bandleader in the swing era. He was one of the best-selling recording artists from 1939 to 1943, leading one of the best known "Big Bands". Miller's notable recordings include "In the Mood", "Moonlight Serenade", "Pennsylvania 6-5000", "Chattanooga Choo Choo", "A String of Pearls", "At Last", "(I've Got a Gal In) Kalamazoo", "American Patrol", "Tuxedo Junction", and "Little Brown Jug".
American musician, musician, jazz musician, jazz

Charlie Parker

Charlie Parker
(August 29, 1920 - March 12, 1955)
Charles Parker, Jr., also known as Bird or Yardbird, was an American jazz saxophonist and composer.
American musician, musician, jazz musician, jazz, saxophonist

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman
(May 30, 1909 - June 13, 1986)
Benjamin David “Benny” Goodman was an American jazz and swing musician, clarinetist and bandleader; widely known as the "King of Swing".
American musician, musician, jazz musician, jazz, swing
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