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Johnny Long (I) (1916–1972)

A left-handed violinist who started an eleven-piece campus band at Duke University in 1932, originally called 'The Freshmen' (later the 'Duke Collegians'), who went on to turn professional upon graduation. Long's success was largely based on a single 1940 hit song, "A Shanty In Old Shanty Town", which sold over a million copies. The band ... See full bio »

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Beauty and the Beach
Beauty and the Beach Himself - Orchestra Leader
Swingin' at the Seance
Johnny Long and His Orchestra
Follies Girl
Follies Girl Bandleader Johnny Long


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 1943 Follies Girl
Bandleader Johnny Long
 1943 Hit the Ice
Orchestra Leader
 1942 Johnny Long and His Orchestra (Short)
Orchestra Leader
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 1958 The Big Record (TV Series)
Himself - Orchestra Leader
- Episode #1.25 (1958) ... Himself - Orchestra Leader
 1951 Kreisler Bandstand (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1951) ... Himself
 1950 Broadway to Hollywood (TV Series)
- Episode dated 27 January 1950 (1950) ... Himself
 1943 The Boogie Man (Short)
Himself / Bandleader
 1941 Swingin' at the Seance (Short)
 1941 Beauty and the Beach (Short)
Himself - Orchestra Leader

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