James, Harry

   American musician. He played with various bands, and eventually joined Benny Goodman's group. In 1939 he formed his own band. He was most popular for his skill as a jazz trumpet player.

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  • JAMES (HARRY) — Harry JAMES 1916 1983 Comme Benny Goodman, dans l’orchestre de qui il devint un soliste vedette dès 1937, comme Glenn Miller, Artie Shaw, Jimmy et Tommy Dorsey, le trompettiste Harry James fait partie de ces musiciens blancs dont le nom est… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • JAMES, HARRY — (1916–1983), trumpet player and band leader. Born in Albany, Georgia, James trained with his father, a circus band leader, and had his own orchestra at the age of 20. After two years with …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • James, Harry — ▪ American musician in full  Harry Haag James  born March 15, 1916, Albany, Ga., U.S. died July 5, 1983, Las Vegas, Nev.  American jazz musician and bandleader, and one of the most popular and dynamic trumpet players of the big band era.… …   Universalium

  • James Harry Covington — (August 15, 1863 – May 14, 1939) was an American jurist and politician. He represented the Maryland s 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1909 to 1914, and served as chief justice of the Supreme Court of… …   Wikipedia

  • James Harry Lacey — Infobox Military Person name= James Harry Ginger Lacey lived= 1917–1989 placeofbirth= Wetherby, Yorkshire placeofdeath= Bridlington, Yorkshire caption= Ginger Lacey c. 1940. nickname= Ginger allegiance= United Kingdom serviceyears= 1937–1967 rank …   Wikipedia

  • James, Harry (Haag) — born March 15, 1916, Albany, Ga., U.S. died July 5, 1983, Las Vegas, Nev. U.S. trumpeter and leader of one of the most popular big bands of the swing era. He joined Benny Goodman s band in 1937, becoming one of its principal soloists before… …   Universalium

  • James, Harry (Haag) — (15 mar. 1916, Albany, Ga., EE.UU.–5 jul. 1983, Las Vegas, Nev.). Trompetista estadounidense y director de una de las orquestas más populares de la era del swing. En 1937 ingresó a la orquesta de Benny Goodman, convirtiéndose en uno de sus… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Harry James — en el trailer de la película Best Foot Forward (1943). Harry Haag James (Albany, 15 de marzo de 1916 – 5 de julio de 1983) fue un director de big band y trompetista estadounidense. Hijo de un director de orquesta de un circo itinera …   Wikipedia Español

  • Harry Redknapp — Nombre …   Wikipedia Español

  • Harry — Harry, Myriam * * * (as used in expressions) Belafonte, Harry Bertoia, Harry Blackmun, Harry Bridges, Harry Callahan, Harry (Morey) Coase, Ronald (Harry) Cohn, Harry Crick, Francis (Harry Compton) Harry Lillis Crosby Haldeman, H(arry) R(obbins)… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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