Glenn Miller - Quotes

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I haven't a great jazz band, and I don't want one.

I haven't a great jazz band, and I don't want one.

I thought I had swell ideas, and wonderful musicians, but the hell of it, no one else did. ---->>>

By giving the public a rich and full melody, distinctly arranged and well played, all the time creating new tone colors and patterns, I feel we have a better chance of being successful. I want a kick to my band, but I don't want the rhythm to hog the spotlight. ---->>>

Why do you judge me as a musician, John? All I'm interested in is making money. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 03-01, 1904
Die: 12-15, 1944
Occupation: Musician

Alton Glenn Miller (March 1, 1904 – missing in action December 15, 1944) was an American big band musician, arranger, composer, and bandleader in the swing era. He was the best-selling recording artist from 1939 to 1943, leading one of the best known big bands. Miller's 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", "Elmer's Tune", and "Little Brown Jug" (wikipedia)