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GLENN MILLER


GLENN MILLER


SUMMARY
 
Full Name: Glenn Alton Miller
 
 
Description: Trombonist, Arranger, Composer, Conductor, USA
Known For: "In The Mood" Made Famous bt the Glenn Miiler Band.
 
Instruments: Trombone
Music Styles: Easy Listening, Jazz, Swing
 
Location: United States of America
 
Web Site: http://www.glennmiller.org
 
Date Born: 1st March 1904
Location Born: Clarinda, Iowa, United States of America
 
Date Died: 5th December 1944
Cause Of Death: Plane Crash, Assumed
Memorial: On December 15, 1944, Miller, now a major, was scheduled to fly from the United Kingdom to Paris. His plane departed from RAF Twinwood Farm, in Clapham, Bedfordshire, but disappeared over the English Channel and was never found.
 
Summary: He went to grade school in North Platte, Nebraska. In 1915, Miller's family moved to Grant City, Missouri where he continued school and milked cows for spending money. Around this time, Miller was given his first trombone and then played in the town orchestra.
 
 
 
 
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