Growing up in Quincy, he and his parents would sit in the living room and listen to opera recordings, but by around the age of 14, he and a pal discovered jazz, and became fans of Glenn Miller, Duke E.

Cole was the first African-American to star in a network variety program and he attracted a constellation of major black singers and musicians as guests, including Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie, Sammy.

Henke’s other selections include Sammy Davis Jr.’s uptempo version of "When You’re Smiling. The band recreates the sounds of Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, the Dorseys, Count Basie and many others in.

Growing up in Quincy, Massachusetts, he and his parents would sit in the living room and listen to opera recordings, but by the age of 14, he and a pal discovered jazz, and became fans of Glenn Miller.

Louie Bellson, 84, widely considered one of the world’s greatest drummers, who played with Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey and Count Basie, died Feb. 14 in. James Brown, Sammy Davis Jr.

Most of us never got the chance to catch the famous “Summit at the Sands” nightclub act in 1960, featuring Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., Dean Martin and Joey. a 12-piece band playing the classic.

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But once the Moulin Rouge opened, black entertainers like Sammy Davis Jr., Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald and Pearl Bailey had a place where they could both perform and party. The casino also was popula.

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Count Basie and Duke Ellington and their orchestras, Ray Charles, Cab Calloway in the all-black cast of “Hello, Dolly” starring Pearl Bailey, and many others on TV and in film, such as Nat “King” Cole.

He performed for 23 years with the late Sammy Davis Jr.’s band and served as its conductor. As a trumpet player, he also performed with William "Count" Basie, "Red" Saunders, Earl "Fatha" Hines, Ge.

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The band has also shared the stage with Dave McKenna, Les Brown Jr., Steve Davis. "from the pen of Sammy Nestico, who is 93 now. He lives in Rancho Bernardo, Calif., still leads a band and still wr.

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Sinatra Jr. got to see many other storied performers too, like Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr. and Count Basie. "I saw all the top stars perform. I get to sing with a big orchestra and get to sing orc.

Count Basie and Duke Ellington and their orchestras, Ray Charles, Cab Calloway in the all-black cast of “Hello, Dolly” starring Pearl Bailey, and many others on TV and in film, such as Nat “King” Cole.

An accomplished percussionist in both jazz and symphonic genres, Scott has worked with world-class players at marquee venues all over the U.S., including Carnegie Hall, where he shared the bill with t.

Besides Sam & Dave, among the greats who performed on the Chitlin’ Circuit were Count Basie, Sam Cooke, James Brown, Cab Calloway, Ray Charles, Sammy Davis Jr., Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Patti.

The younger Sinatra died unexpectedly of cardiac arrest while on tour in Daytona Beach. stints in Las Vegas. Sinatra Jr. got to see many other storied performers too, like Dean Martin, Sammy Davis.