Auction 100

Lot 228:

TOMMY DORSEY

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Start price: $40

Estimated price: $80 - $100

VAT: On commission only

(1905-1956) Jazz trombonist, bandleader. Dorsey was a 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 band from the late ’30s into the 1950s. Signed album page ‘Sentimentally Yours Tommy Dorsey’, matted with a 8.75 x 7.25 in. b/w photograph to 17.5 x 11.5 in. Ready for framing.

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