Top Glen Gray Albums
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Jazz Masters
Jazz Masters
[2011]
Shall We Swing?
Shall We Swing?
[2011]
Vintage Dance Orchestras No. 148 - EP: Sound Of The Great Bands
Vintage Dance Orchestras No. 148 - EP: Sound Of The Great Bands
[2010]
White Jazz
White Jazz
[2010]
Fifth Avenue Sax
Fifth Avenue Sax
[2010]
Casa Loma in Hi-Fi
Casa Loma in Hi-Fi
[2008]
Live At the Rainbow Room NYC March / April 1936
Live At the Rainbow Room NYC March / April 1936
[2006]
The Continental
The Continental
[1995]
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Glen Gray Knoblauch, better known as Glen Gray, (7 June 1900 – 23 August 1963) was a well-known jazz saxophonist and leader of the Casa Loma Orchestra.When he was 13 years old, Gray organized a group known as Spike's Jazz Band. A graduate of Roanoke High School, he later attended Illinois Wesleyan University but left to work as a bill clerk for the Santa Fe Railroad. In the late 1920s Gray was playing saxophone in the Orange Blossoms Band. After performing at the Casa Loma Hotel in Toronto for eight months, the group incorporated in 1929 as a co-op in NYC as The Casa Loma Orchestra and began recording.In the early 1930s, the Casa Loma Orchestra was one of the bands that paved the way for the rise in popularity of Big Band... read more