Alton Glenn Miller
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Definition of the noun alton glenn miller
What does alton glenn miller mean as a name of something?
- United States bandleader of a popular big band (1909-1944)
Who is Alton Glenn Miller?
Alton Glenn Miller a.k.a. Glenn Miller: Alton Glenn Miller was an American big band musician, arranger, composer, and bandleader in the swing era. He was the best-selling recording artist from 1939 to 1943, leading one of the best known big bands. Miller's notable recordings include "In the Mood", "Moonlight Serenade", "Pennsylvania 6-5000", "Chattanooga Choo Choo", "A String of Pearls", "At Last", " Kalamazoo", "American Patrol", "Tuxedo Junction", "Elmer's Tune", and "Little Brown Jug". While he was traveling to entertain U.S. troops in France during World War II, Glenn Miller's aircraft disappeared in bad weather over the English Channel.
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A Dictionary of First Names (2006)
by Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle, Flavia Hodges
as a given name by the American bandleader and trombonist Alton Glenn Miller (1904–44). Alun An ancient Welsh name, indirectly related to Alan, of which it is now generally taken to be the Welsh equivalent.
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