Jimmy Dorsey News

Date of Birth: February 29, 1904
Date of Death: June 12, 1957 (53)
Gender: Male
SIng! Sing! Sing! The McCallum Theatre Brings the Desert 'A Salute to Benny Goodman at Carnegie Hall'SIng! Sing! Sing! The McCallum Theatre Brings the Desert 'A Salute to Benny Goodman at Carnegie Hall'
by David Green - Feb 20, 2017

The McCallum Theatre presents "Salute to Benny Goodman at Carnegie Hall" on Monday, March 6, at 8:00pm. The performance features the Benny Goodman Tribute Orchestra with 18 of the country's top musicians, conducted by Terry Myers, and with Special Guest Vocalist Nancy Osborne.Relive the legendary concert that made Benny Goodman the most celebrated jazz bandleader of his day. Leading a band of musicians including Harry James, Ziggy Elman, Gene Krupa, Teddy Wilson, Lionel Hampton, Johnny Hodges and Count Basie, Benny Goodman played music ranging from "Honeysuckle Rose" to "Sing, Sing, Sing." We re-create that night in 1938 with today's best musicians. (more...)

FSCJ Artist Series to Welcome The Glenn Miller Orchestra This JanuaryFSCJ Artist Series to Welcome The Glenn Miller Orchestra This January
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

The Glenn Miller Orchestra plays at the FSCJ Nathan H. Wilson Center for the Arts on Florida State College at Jacksonville's South Campus (11901 Beach Blvd.) today, January 12 at 7:30 p.m. for one performance only. (more...)

PALM SPRINGS LEGENDS Brought Back To Life In 'Back By Popular Demand' McCallum EngagementPALM SPRINGS LEGENDS Brought Back To Life In 'Back By Popular Demand' McCallum Engagement
by David Green - Jan 9, 2017

Back by popular demand for a third season, the McCallum Theatre presents Palm Springs Legends IIIand the Legends Orchestra on Sunday, January 15, at 3:00pm. The top tribute artists honor the iconic stars who lived, and spent time, in the Palm Springs area - the legendary stars that made Palm Springstheplace to be! (more...)

FSCJ Artist Series to Welcome The Glenn Miller Orchestra This JanuaryFSCJ Artist Series to Welcome The Glenn Miller Orchestra This January
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

The Glenn Miller Orchestra plays at the FSCJ Nathan H. Wilson Center for the Arts on Florida State College at Jacksonville's South Campus (11901 Beach Blvd.) on Thursday, January 12 at 7:30 p.m. for one performance only. (more...)

Jukebox Junction with The Glenn Miller Orchestra & The Diamonds Set for MPAC, 4/29Jukebox Junction with The Glenn Miller Orchestra & The Diamonds Set for MPAC, 4/29
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2016

The Glenn Miller Orchestra performs your favorite big band hits, followed by your favorite doo-wop and rock and roll classics as sung by The Diamonds in Jukebox Junction at the Mayo Performing Arts Center on Friday, April 29, 2016 at 8 pm. Tickets are $29 - $59. (more...)

FSCJ Artist Series to Welcome The Glenn Miller OrchestraFSCJ Artist Series to Welcome The Glenn Miller Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2015

?The Glenn Miller Orchestra plays at the Nathan H. Wilson Center for the Arts on Florida State College at Jacksonville's South Campus (11901 Beach Blvd.) on Tuesday, January 26 at 7:30 p.m. for one performance only. (more...)

Glenn Miller Orchestra Coming to PTPA, TodayGlenn Miller Orchestra Coming to PTPA, Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2015

Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts (PTPA) is proud to present your favorite holiday classics, big band style, with 'The Glenn Miller Orchestra: In the Holiday Mood' today, Dec. 11 at 8 p.m. (more...)

Glenn Miller Orchestra Coming to PTPA, 12/11Glenn Miller Orchestra Coming to PTPA, 12/11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2015

Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts (PTPA) is proud to present your favorite holiday classics, big band style, with 'The Glenn Miller Orchestra: In the Holiday Mood' on Friday, Dec. 11 at 8 p.m. (more...)

The Palais Royale to Host New Year's Eve Dinner/Dance PartyThe Palais Royale to Host New Year's Eve Dinner/Dance Party
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2015

The Palais Royale South Bend's Premier Event Facility -- is pleased to host its annual New Year's Eve dinner/dance party on Thursday, December 31, which starts at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

The Nash Sets Jazz Offerings for JulyThe Nash Sets Jazz Offerings for July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2015

July is a packed month at The Nash, kicking off with a 4th of July bash with the Bad Cactus Brass Band. The month also marks the beginning of the Catch A Rising Star Series, comprised of Arizona musicians ages 18 to 24, who have been specially selected by The Nash,. The Series provides a platform for these emerging artists to gain prominence in the jazz community. (more...)

Michael Feinstein's Big Band Swing Set for Los Angeles Arboretum TonightMichael Feinstein's Big Band Swing Set for Los Angeles Arboretum Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2015

Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS open their one of a kind, popular outdoor summer concert series with vocalists Marilyn Maye and Michael Andrew in BIG BAND SWING tonight, June 20th in a show sure to get all ages dancing in the aisles at the Los Angeles Arboretum. (more...)

Michael Feinstein's Big Band Swing Set for Los Angeles Arboretum, 6/20Michael Feinstein's Big Band Swing Set for Los Angeles Arboretum, 6/20
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2015

Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS open their one of a kind, popular outdoor summer concert series with vocalists Marilyn Maye and Michael Andrew in BIG BAND SWING on Saturday June 20th in a show sure to get all ages dancing in the aisles at the Los Angeles Arboretum. (more...)

Gabrielle Stravelli Performs Tonight at New Jersey's Watchung Arts CenterGabrielle Stravelli Performs Tonight at New Jersey's Watchung Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2015

GABRIELLE STRAVELLI - the acclaimed pop/jazz vocalist called 'ingenious' by The Wall Street Journal and known from her tours with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, appearances at the 92nd Street Y and her long-running Soho jazz brunch - will join tenor saxophonist Ed Finkel as he brings a group of well-known New York jazz artists to the Heinz W. Otto Gallery at the Watchung Arts Center in Watchung, NJ tonight, March 28 at 8 PM. A dessert reception will follow the performance. (more...)

Gabrielle Stravelli to Perform at New Jersey's Watchung Arts Center, 3/28Gabrielle Stravelli to Perform at New Jersey's Watchung Arts Center, 3/28
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2015

GABRIELLE STRAVELLI - the acclaimed pop/jazz vocalist called 'ingenious' by The Wall Street Journal and known from her tours with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, appearances at the 92nd Street Y and her long-running Soho jazz brunch - will join tenor saxophonist Ed Finkel as he brings a group of well-known New York jazz artists to the Heinz W. Otto Gallery at the Watchung Arts Center in Watchung, NJ on Saturday, March 28 at 8 PM. A dessert reception will follow the performance. (more...)

Tour the Morris PAC and Palais Royale as Part of SB150's 'Discover...South Bend' Series, 1/19Tour the Morris PAC and Palais Royale as Part of SB150's 'Discover...South Bend' Series, 1/19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2015

To kick off the SB150 "Discover South Bend" series, on Monday, January 19, 2015, from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. the Morris Performing Arts Center and Palais Royale will be two of over a dozen different South Bend gems opening their doors for "Discover South Bend Landmarks." Both the Morris Performing Arts Center and the Palais Royale are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. (more...)

New Year's Eve Dinner Dance Party Returns to The Palais Royale TonightNew Year's Eve Dinner Dance Party Returns to The Palais Royale Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2014

The Palais Royale -- South Bend's Premier Event Facility -- is pleased to host its annual New Year's Eve dinner/dance party tonight, December 31, which starts at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

New Year's Eve Dinner Dance Party to Return to The Palais Royale, 12/31New Year's Eve Dinner Dance Party to Return to The Palais Royale, 12/31
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

The Palais Royale -- South Bend's Premier Event Facility -- is pleased to host its annual New Year's Eve dinner/dance party on Wednesday, December 31, which starts at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

FSCJ Artist Series to Present The Glenn Miller Orchestra, 1/18/2015FSCJ Artist Series to Present The Glenn Miller Orchestra, 1/18/2015
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

The Glenn Miller Orchestra plays at the Nathan H. Wilson Center for the Arts on Florida State College at Jacksonville's South Campus (11901 Beach Blvd.) on Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 7:00PM for one performance only! (more...)

Molly Ryan Comes to the Iridium, 7/29Molly Ryan Comes to the Iridium, 7/29
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2014

ScoBar Entertainment will present "Boardwalk Empire's" MOLLY RYAN for two shows on Tuesday, July 29th at 8 & 10pm at the Iridium. Called "A critic's favorite," by the Wall Street Journal's Will Friedwald, Molly's silvery voice & lush, elegant vocal style evoke the big band singers of the 1930's & breathe new life into familiar standards. (more...)

40th Annual Jazz Record Collectors' Bash Set for This Weekend40th Annual Jazz Record Collectors' Bash Set for This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2014

40th Annual Jazz Record Collectors' Bash will be held this weekend, June 27th - 28th, 2014. (more...)

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