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JIMMY DORSEY


JIMMY DORSEY
 
Screen capture of the jazz musician Jimmy Dorsey from the film The Fabulous Dorseys (1947),


SUMMARY
 
Full Name: James Dorsey
 
 
Description: Band Leader, Arranger, USA
Known For: Brother of Tommy
 
Instruments: Clarinet,Saxophone
Music Styles: Easy Listening, jazz, Swing
 
Location: NY, United States of America
 
Web Site: http://www.imd.com/name/nm023415/
 
Date Born: 29th February 1904
Location Born: Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, United States of America
 
Date Died: 12th June 1957
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America
Cause Of Death: Cancer - lung
Memorial: Jimmy survived his brother by only a few months and died of lung cancer, aged 53, in New York City.
 
Summary: Jimmy Dorsey was born in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, the son of a music teacher and older brother of Tommy Dorsey who also became a prominent musician. P/E
 
Photo Comments: This work is in the public domain because it was published in the United States between 1923 and 1963 with a copyright notice, and its copyright was not renewed.
 
 
 
 
 
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