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Jazz Musician of the Day: Tommy Dorsey

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Tommy Dorsey
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Tommy Dorsey

Trombonist Thomas “Tommy" Dorsey was born in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, the younger brother of famed jazz clarinetist, Jimmy Dorsey. In early years he was equally well-known as both trumpet and trombone player... more


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