Tex Beneke
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Chattanooga Choo Choo album art

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The Whiffenpoof Song
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(I've Got a Gal in) Kalamazoo
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Oh, but I Do
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Passe
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At the Flying "W"

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Tex Beneke

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The name Tex Beneke is inevitably linked to that of Glenn Miller, despite the fact that Beneke outlived Miller by over a half-century. As the most popular member of Miller's pre-World War II orchestra, featured on songs such as "Chattanooga Choo Choo" and "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree," Beneke became a major fixture in the popular culture of the period, and following Miller's death in December of 1944, and the re-formation of the Glenn Miller Orchestra after World War II, he a... Read more

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