Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra – One O’Clock Jump (1942)

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Command Performance #37 October 21, 1942

James “Jimmy” Dorsey (February 29, 1904 – June 12, 1957) was a prominent American jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, trumpeter, composer, and big band leader.

“One O’Clock Jump” is a jazz standard, a 12-bar blues instrumental, written by Count Basie in 1937, with arrangements by Eddie Durham and Buster Smith.