Frank Weir

Frank Weir

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The Happy Wanderer
The "Trek" Song


Frank Weir


b. 30 January 1911, London, England, d. 12 May 1981. A gifted clarinettist and saxophonist, Weir played in several dance bands in London in the 30s. Among these were the bands of Jack Hylton and Howard Jacobs, and a group formed to back singer Val Rosing who had attained sudden and unexpected popularity owing to a recording he had made of ‘The Teddy Bear's Picnic' with Henry Hall's band. Apart from Weir, Rosing's band for this brief time also included the American saxophonist Fr... Read more

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