Trombonist/bandleader Tommy Dorsey was born today 11-19 in 1905. He was known as the 'Sentimental Gentleman of Swing,' and famous for his band singer, Frank Sinatra. Some of the songs he's most associated with include Marie, Opus One and I'll Never Smile Again. Tommy Dorsey passed in 1956.

Trombonist/bandleader Tommy Dorsey was born today 11-19 in 1905. He was known as the 'Sentimental Gentleman of Swing,' and famous for his band singer, Frank Sinatra. Some of the songs he's most associated with include Marie, Opus One and I'll Never Smile Again. Tommy Dorsey passed in 1956.

Tommy Dorsey - I'm Getting Sentimental Over You - "Thomas Francis "Tommy" Dorsey, Jr. (1905-1956) was an American jazz trombonist, trumpeter, composer, and bandleader of the Big Band era. He was known as "The Sentimental Gentleman of Swing", due to his smooth-toned trombone playing. He was the younger brother of bandleader Jimmy Dorsey. After Dorsey broke with his brother in the mid-1930s, he led an extremely popular and highly successful band from the late 1930s into the 1950s."

Tommy Dorsey - I'm Getting Sentimental Over You - "Thomas Francis "Tommy" Dorsey, Jr. (1905-1956) was an American jazz trombonist, trumpeter, composer, and bandleader of the Big Band era. He was known as "The Sentimental Gentleman of Swing", due to his smooth-toned trombone playing. He was the younger brother of bandleader Jimmy Dorsey. After Dorsey broke with his brother in the mid-1930s, he led an extremely popular and highly successful band from the late 1930s into the 1950s."

Boy but this gets me in the mood for a little swing dancing!! The great Tommy Dorosey and his tune Opus 1 :D

Boy but this gets me in the mood for a little swing dancing!! The great Tommy Dorosey and his tune Opus 1 :D

The Tommy Dorsey Centennial Album [CD], 10858356

The Tommy Dorsey Centennial Album [CD]

The Tommy Dorsey Centennial Album [CD], 10858356

Best of Tommy Dorsey [TGG] [CD]

Best of Tommy Dorsey [TGG] [CD]

The Essential Frank Sinatra with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra [CD]

The Essential Frank Sinatra with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra [CD]

FRANK SINATRA Frankie & Tommy Dorsey 1958 RCA VINYL LP RCA Victor LPM-15 VG+ #VocalJazz

FRANK SINATRA Frankie & Tommy Dorsey 1958 RCA VINYL LP RCA Victor LPM-15 VG+ #VocalJazz

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