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Harry's Choice! Part 1. You're My Thrill. MGM . Take The "A" Train. CL 10" LP . Juke Box Jamboree . Harry James in Hi-Fi [b]. More Harry James in Hi-Fi [b]. Fair And Warmer, J. Opus No. Ernie Andrews , That's Thad. Longines Symphonette Society. Sheffield Lab [d]. Reader's Digest [e]. Columbia . Harry James And His Orchestra Dick Haymes , Jeffrie's Blues. Sugarfoot Stomp, Lullaby Of Broadway v. Oh What A Beautiful Morning v.
Buddy Moreno , Mexico City v. Kitty Kallen , Steel Guitar Rag. Louis Blues v. Jack Palmer , To You v. Helen Forrest , Rose Room. Floozie, Manhattan , Your Cheatin' Heart v.
Ginny Powell , St. Louis Blues. Willie Smith , I Should Care v. Buddy DeVito , Temptation v. Helen Forrest , Always v. Helen Forrest , Mr. Hollywood Palladium and Freedomland, N. Louis v. Marion Morgan , Kate v. Tiny Timbrell , Ab-mur, Forgiving You v. Marion Morgan , Cottontail. Buddy DeVito , Opus No. The Highway To Love v. Dinah Shore , Lilly Bolero v. Dinah Shore , Bye Bye Baby v.
Dinah Shore , Cincinnati v. Kitty Kallen , Private Mary Brown v. Morton Downy , I'll Get By v. Buddy DeVito , St. In The Holiday Ballroom Chicago . CL 10" LP . CL 10" LP .
Helen Forrest , J. Sony MSP [a]. CSP Encore [b]. CLP 5 [c]. CLP 39 [c]. Reader's Digest. Collectors' Choice. CSP [a]. CSP Encore [a]. Song Of India 4. The Dipsy Doodle 5. I'll Never Smile Again 6. Look At Me Now 7. This Love Of Mine 8. Boogie Woogie 9. There Are Such Things Lonesome Road Moonlight On The Ganges In The Blue Of Evening Deep River Opus One Yes, Indeed Hawaiian War Chant Well, Git It!
Chicago For You Pussy Willow Tracks of Disc 2 1. Don't Be That Way 2. Sing, Sing, Sing 3. Goody Goody 4. Goodbye 5. After You've Gone 6. Bugle Call Rag 7. Moonglow 8. Loch Lomond And The Angels Sing I Know That You Know Flying Home Let's Dance Mission To Moscow Six Flats Unfurnished Why Don't You Do Right Clarinet A La King Clarinade String Of Pearls Music Makers 3.
I've Heard That Song Before 4. Carnival 5. Ciribiribin 6. Strictly Instrumental 8. Cherry 9. I Had The Craziest Dream September Song A Sinner Kissed An Angel Flight Of The Bumble Bee I'll Get By Ain't She Sweet Cotton Tail Tracks of Disc 4 1. Moonlight Serenade 2. Sunrise Serenade 3. Little Brown Jug 4. In The Mood 5. Tuxedo Junction 7. Adios 8. Pennsylvannia 9. Elmer's Tune Perfidia I Know Why Danny Boy Song Of The Volga Boatman Juke Box Saturday Night Serenade In Blue The White Cliffs Of Dover Moonlight Cocktail.
No Other Love 2. All The Things You Are 3. Night And Day 5. Moonlight Becomes You 8. Because Of You It Had To Be You Where Is Your Heart? I Apologize Moonlight In Vermont Lover Come Back To Me Any Time Just Say I Love Her Little Things Mean A Lot Together That's Amore 2.
All My Love 3. My Darling, My Darling 4. Prisoner Of Love 5. To Each His Own 6. Begin The Beguine 8. Tenderly 9. Again It's Magic The Man I Love Amor Lover I Love You That's My Desire Embraceable You I'll Always Love You Long Ago And Far Away Wanted Dancing In The Dark Love Somebody Tracks of Disc 3 1.
Too Young 2. You'll Never Know 3. Half As Much 4. It's No Sin 6. Let Me Go, Lover 7. The Way You Look Tonight 8. The Object Of My Affection 9. Secret Love I've Said It Again You Belong To Me Allez-Vous-En I'm Yours Hey There If My Foolish Heart Laura Unforgettable The Anniversary Song.
Give Me Five Minutes More feat. Tex Beneke 3. I'll Buy That Dream feat. Kitty Kallen 4. Let's Get Lost 5. Who Wouldn't Love You 6. That's For Me 9. To Each His Own This Is Worth Fighting For feat. Ken Curtis Yours feat. Always In My Heart Dearly Beloved I Dream Of You For All We Know My Prayer Only Forever Love Walked In Everything I Love Rumours Are Flying feat. Marjorie Hughes Tracks of Disc 2 1. I'm Making Believe 2.
How Sweet You Are 3. Laura 4. Moonlight Becomes You 5. My Heart Tells Me feat. Eugenie Baird 6. Faithful Forever feat.
Ray Eberle 7. He's My Guy 8. Who Wouldn't Love You feat. Harry Babbitt 9. My Guy's Come Back feat. Lisa Morrow Snooky Lanson Frank Sinatra Maria Elena feat. Bob Eberly Taking A Chance On Love feat. Helen Forrest Deep Purple feat. Dinah Shore When Your Lover Has Gone I'm Gonna Love That Gal Symphony feat. Clyde Rogers I Know Why feat.
All Or Nothing At All 2. The Way You Look Tonight feat. Peggy Lee 3. A Cottage For Sale 4. All The Things You Are feat. Helen Forrest 5. Be Careful It's My Heart 6. Begin The Beguine 7.
I Love You 8. The More I See You 9. I Should Care At Last feat. Ray Eberle It Can't Be Wrong Marie feat. Jack Leonard Our Love Affair feat. Speak Low feat. Billy Leach I Had The Craziest Dream feat. You Belong To My Heart Silver Wings In The Moonlight Love Letters Prisoner Of Love I'll Close My Eyes The Nearness Of You feat.
When They Ask About You feat. Kitty Kallen My Shining Hour feat. Eugenie Baird. Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy 2. Green Eyes 3. Blue Flame 6. Elmer's Tune 7. Stardust 8. Take the 'A' Train 9. Racing with the Moon Maria Elena Daddy Amapola Pretty Little Poppy I Hear a Rhapsody Yes, My Darling Daughter Scrub Me Mama with a Boogie Beat Yes Indeed! Piano Concerto in B Flat There'll Be Some Changes Made.
At the Woodchopper's Ball 2. String of Pearls 3. Jersey Bounce 4. Jumpin' at the Woodside 5. Opus One 6. Heatwave 7. Mooche 9. The Hits Collection 3-CD. It's the Dreamer in Me 2. One O'clock Jump 3. Ciribiribin 4. Music Makers 5. Flight of the Bumblebee 6. Trumpet Rhapsody Part 1 7. Lament to Love 8. Misirlou Easter Parade One Dozen Roses I Had the Craziest Dream I Remember You 2.
James told the jazz historian George Simon. So I walked up and asked, 'What's wrong? What's everybody doing? We're a hit? James widened his popularity across the country. Within a year he had broken into a weekly radio program that featured the bands with the most popular records and had replaced Glenn Miller on the three-times-a-week Chesterfield program.
He was also appearing on Jack Benny's weekly program and was playing such big hits as ''I Had the Craziest Dream'' and ''Ciribiribin,'' his theme. His band was so popular that in June Columbia Records attributed a shellac shortage to Mr.
Shellac, from which recordings were then made, was rationed because of the war, and the record company was pouring much of its limited supply into Mr. James's records - 1,, copies of ''I've Heard That Song Before,'' one million each of ''Velvet Moon'' and ''You Made Me Love You'' and a reissue of ''All or Nothing at All,'' which had sold 16, copies three years earlier but, in its second incarnation, was approaching the million mark.
Married Betty Grable in As if this form of popularity were not enough, in July , ''America's favorite trumpet player'' married ''America's favorite pinup'' - the actress Betty Grable, whose form adorned the walls of G.
The mustachioed Mr. James, who was a tall, thin, almost gaunt young man when he was playing with Benny Goodman, filled out physically with his success and, in his later years, looked like a successful businessman. He also dressed more conservatively than in his younger days, when his loud and flashily cut clothes seemed a clue to his circus origins. His father, Everette James, was the director and the featured trumpet player in the Mighty Haag Circus.
Mabel James, his mother, was a trapeze artist. She continued to perform her aerial routines until a month before Harry Haag James he got his middle name from the circus was born on March 15, , in a show-business hotel next to the local jail in Albany, Ga. Harry James traveled with the circus for several years before his parents settled down in Beaumont, Tex. A year-old contortionist taught the boy some of his tricks and they were soon doing an act together, billed as ''The Youngest and Oldest Contortionists in the World.Harry James (March 15, – July 5, ) was an American musician who is best known as a trumpet playing band leader who led a big band from to He broke up his band for a short period in but shortly after he re-organized and was active again with his band from then until his .