Home / Tag Archives: 1907 in Rochester

Tag Archives: 1907 in Rochester

Alec Wilder

Songwriter and composer Alec Wilder created many functions in jazz, pop, and classical music which range from ballads to operas. Blessed in Rochester, NY, in 1907, Wilder examined on the Eastman College of Music. His initial successful melody was “All of the King’s Horses” for the 1930 Broadway creation Three’s …

Read More »

Cab Calloway

Among the great entertainers, Cab Calloway was children name by 1932, rather than really declined in popularity. A talented jazz vocalist and an excellent scatter, Calloway’s gyrations and showmanship on-stage in the Natural cotton Club occasionally overshadowed the grade of his usually excellent bands. Younger brother of vocalist Blanche Calloway …

Read More »