Tommy Dorsey http://wrti.org en Trombone Treats On Big Band Jazz: August 12 at 7 pm http://wrti.org/post/trombone-treats-big-band-jazz-august-12-7-pm <p>This week we&#39;ll slide into the trombone section on Big Band Jazz. You&#39;ll&nbsp; hear from Tommy Dorsey, the man whose band set new ideas in motion for the instrument, a beauty from Stan Kenton using just trombones and piano, and a few new big bands with trombone high notes. That&#39;s this Sunday, August 8th, 7 to 8 pm.</p><p>http://youtu.be/GhVNguVl0qA</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 16:24:32 +0000 Bob Craig 4270 at http://wrti.org Trombone Treats On Big Band Jazz: August 12 at 7 pm Peter Levinson: Author http://wrti.org/post/peter-levinson-author-0 <p>Peter Levinson, author of <i>Tommy Dorsey: Livin' in a Great Big Way</i>, chats with Jill about swing legend and big-band leader, Tommy Dorsey. Dorsey, and his brother Jimmy, helped define American pop music from the '20s to the '50s. You'll also hear rare recordings of the Dorsey Orchestra. Originally aired on May 27, 2006.</p> Sat, 01 Sep 2007 13:12:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 1863 at http://wrti.org Peter Levinson: Author Peter Levinson, author http://wrti.org/post/peter-levinson-author <p>Jill Pasternak's Crossover show this weekend features Peter Levinson, who has written a book on Tommy Dorsey's life. Tommy Dorsey Living in a Great Big Way is the book, and Crossover highlight rare recordings of the Dorsey Orchestra from the 20's to the 40's.</p> Sat, 27 May 2006 18:15:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 1654 at http://wrti.org