Elthon Glenn Miller

Elthon Glenn Miller

American trombonist, arranger, composer, director of big band
I thought I had swell ideas, and wonderful musicians, but the hell of it, no one else did.More Elthon Glenn Miller quotes [07/27/2011 11:07:16]
I haven't a great jazz band, and I don't want one.More Elthon Glenn Miller quotes [07/27/2011 11:07:08]
By giving the public a rich and full melody, distinctly arranged and well played, all the time creating new tone colors and patterns, I feel we have a better chance of being successful. I want a kick to my band, but I don't want the rhythm to hog the spotlight.More Elthon Glenn Miller quotes [07/27/2011 11:07:53]
Why do you judge me as a musician, John? All I'm interested in is making money.More Elthon Glenn Miller quotes [07/27/2011 11:07:30]

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