The Swinging Mr. Miller

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - William Ruhlmann
This 22-track import CD presents recordings by Glenn Miller and His Orchestra originally released on the Bluebird and RCA Victor labels between 1939 and 1944. Some of the included tracks were major hits, notably "Tuxedo Junction," "Pennsyvania 6-5000," "Song of the Volga Boatmen," "I Got a Gal in Kalamazoo," and "That Old Black Magic," but this is not primarily a hits collection, instead focusing on Miller covers of songs better known by other performers, such as "Frenesi" Artie Shaw and a surprisingly slow "Take the 'A' Train" Duke Ellington, and obscure B-sides and instrumentals. Miller was so popular that most of these recordings, even the non-hits, are at least ...
See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (9) from $1.99   
  • New (5) from $8.91   
  • Used (4) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$8.91
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(739)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
AUDIO CD New 001940080732! ! ! ! BEST PRICES WITH A SERVICE YOU CAN RELY! ! !

Ships from: Philadelphia, PA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$8.91
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(988)

Condition: New
AUDIO CD New 001940080732 Friendly Return Policy. A+++ Customer Service!

Ships from: Philadelphia, PA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$8.96
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(455)

Condition: New
AUDIO CD New 001940080732! ! KNOWLEDGE IS POWER! ! ENJOY OUR BEST PRICES! ! ! Ships Fast. All standard orders delivered within 5 to 12 business days.

Ships from: Southampton, PA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$9.58
Seller since 2011

Feedback rating:

(798)

Condition: New
AUDIO CD New 001940080732 SERVING OUR CUSTOMERS WITH BEST PRICES. FROM A COMPANY YOU TRUST, HUGE SELECTION. RELIABLE CUSTOMER SERVICE! ! HASSLE FREE RETURN POLICY, SATISFACTION ... GURANTEED**** Read more Show Less

Ships from: Philadelphia, PA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$840.35
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(9024)

Condition: New
100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Tracking provided on most orders. Buy with Confidence! Millions of items sold!.

Ships from: Grand Rapids, MI

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - William Ruhlmann
This 22-track import CD presents recordings by Glenn Miller and His Orchestra originally released on the Bluebird and RCA Victor labels between 1939 and 1944. Some of the included tracks were major hits, notably "Tuxedo Junction," "Pennsyvania 6-5000," "Song of the Volga Boatmen," "I Got a Gal in Kalamazoo," and "That Old Black Magic," but this is not primarily a hits collection, instead focusing on Miller covers of songs better known by other performers, such as "Frenesi" Artie Shaw and a surprisingly slow "Take the 'A' Train" Duke Ellington, and obscure B-sides and instrumentals. Miller was so popular that most of these recordings, even the non-hits, are at least moderately well-known and occasionally reissued on CD. But fans weary of endless hit compilations will welcome a non-standard selection. Newer listeners should begin elsewhere, however.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/29/2000
  • Label: EMPRESS
  • UPC: 001940080732
  • Catalog Number: 807

Album Credits

Performance Credits
The Glenn Miller Orchestra Primary Artist, Track Performer
Glenn Miller Indexed Contributor
The Modernaires Vocals
Tex Beneke Vocals
Marion Hutton Vocals
Technical Credits
Paul Whiteman Composer
George Williams Composer
Josef Myrow Composer
Patrick S. Gilmore Composer
Nacio Herb Brown Composer
Bill Finegan Composer
Arthur Freed Composer
Kim Gannon Composer
Jerry Gray Composer
Jack Lawrence Composer
Eddie Leonard Composer
Carl Sigman Composer
Chummy MacGregor Composer
Alberto Dominguez Composer
Sammy Gallop Composer
Dorothy Terris Composer
Ferde Grofé Composer
Leonard Whitcup Composer
Gene Irwin Composer
Eddie Munson Composer
Frank W. Meacham Composer
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously