The King of Swing! Famed clarinetist, composer ("Stompin' at the Savoy") and conductor, educated at the Lewis Institute in Chicago and a student of Schillinger and Schoepp. He was a clarinetist with the orchestras of Bix Beiderbecke
, Jules Herbuveaux, Arnold Johnson
and Ben Pollack
, and also played in Broadway theater orchestras. He began to lead ...
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