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October 31st in Gennett History, 1927: Hoagy Carmichael and His Pals Recorded “Star Dust”

October 31st in Gennett History, 1927: Hoagy Carmichael and His Pals recorded “Star Dust” in Richmond. It appeared on Gennett 6311 and Sentry 4011. The recording featured Hoagy Carmichael (v, c, & p), Byron Smart (c), Oscar Rossberg (tb), Gene … Continue reading

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Happy 28th Birthday, Jimmy Dorsey! (2/29/1904)

Happy 28th Birthday, Jimmy Dorsey! (2/29/1904). Dorsey was a leap year baby, so really its Feb 29th. Dorsey recorded alto sax on “One Night in Havana” with Hoagy Carmichael on 10/28/127 in Richmond. It appeared on Gennett 6311, Gentry 4011, … Continue reading

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December 27th in Gennett History, 1981: Hoagy Carmichael Passed Away

December 27th in Gennett History, 1981: Hoagy Carmichael passed away. He recorded “Star Dust” in Richmond on 10/31/1927. It appeared on Gennett 6311. 

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October 31st in Gennett History, 1927: Hoagy Carmichael and His Pals Recorded “Star Dust”

October 31st in Gennett History, 1927: Hoagy Carmichael and His Pals recorded “Star Dust” in Richmond. It appeared on Gennett 6311 and Sentry 4011. The recording featured Hoagy Carmichael (v, c, & p), Byron Smart (c), Oscar Rossberg (tb), Gene … Continue reading

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October 28th in Gennett History, 1927: Hoagy Carmichael and His Pals Recorded “One Night In Havana”

October 28th in Gennett History, 1927: Hoagy Carmichael and His Pals recorded “One Night In Havana” in Richmond. The recording appeared on Gennett 6311, Champion 15420 (as Malcolm Webb and His Gang), and Sentry 4011. It featured Hoagy Carmichael (p), … Continue reading

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Happy 111th Birthday, Jimmy Dorsey! (2/29/1904)

Happy 111th Birthday, Jimmy Dorsey! (2/29/1904). Dorsey was a leap year baby, so really its Feb 29th. Dorsey recorded alto sax on “One Night in Havana” with Hoagy Carmichael on 10/28/127 in Richmond. It appeared on Gennett 6311, Gentry 4011, … Continue reading

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Dec. 27th in Gennett History, 1981: Hoagy Carmichael Passed Away.

Dec. 27th in Gennett History, 1981: Hoagy Carmichael passed away. He recorded “Star Dust” in Richmond on 10/31/1927. It appeared on Gennett 6311.

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