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Leighton Noble

b. Faye Leighton Jepsen, 25 Dec 1912, USA, d. 5 March 1994, Victoria, Vancouver Isle, English Columbia, USA. Created in NEW YORK, NY, USA, in 1937, Leighton Noble And His Orchestra instantly secured a exclusive engagement at Frank Dailey’s Meadowbrook location. The reason might have already been Noble’s earlier big …

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Jimmy Joy

b. Monte Maloney, 1912, USA, d. March 1962, Dallas, Tx, USA. Created in the middle-20s in Tx, the Jimmy Pleasure Orchestra required its name following its innovator’s association using the Joyland Recreation area in Galveston, Tx, where a lot of their early concerts occurred. Maloney later transformed his name to …

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Tommy Fulford

The short life of the pianist included several extended periods burning singer Ella Fitzgerald and a great deal of solo piano. Fulford’s loss of life in 1956 occured just a few weeks after his wife experienced passed away, getting his total of years providing the jazz community a little at …

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