Tablet Background
Background Thumbnail
Jerry GrayJerry GrayWW
Favorite

Jerry Gray

Top Songs

1
Jeep Jockey Jump
2
St. Louis Blues
3
Stardust
4
All The Things You Are
5
Begin The Beguine

Albums

About

Biography

A child prodigy on the violin, Jerry Gray (family name Graziano) took up the study of composing and arranging while still a boy in East Boston. His first important job in music was as an arranger for Artie Shaw in the mid-'30s, while he was still in his teens -- Gray was responsible for the hits "Any Old Time," "What Is This Thing Called Love," and, most notably, "Begin the Beguine." He joined Glenn Miller as an arranger in 1939, coinciding with the Miller band's sudden rise to ... Read more

Chat About Jerry Gray