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us: Rogers, Shorty, 1924-1994


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  • Instance Of

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  • Variants

    • us: Rajonski, Milton M., 1924-1994
    • us: Rogers, Milt, 1924-1994
    • us: Rogers, Milton M., 1924-1994
    • us: Rajonsky, Milton Michael, 1924-1994
    • us: Henderson, Sam "Highpockets," 1924-1994
    • us: Henderson, "Highpockets," 1924-1994
    • us: Brown, Boots, 1924-1994
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19240414
    • Death Date

        19941107
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Great Barrington (Mass.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Jazz
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Jazz musicians
      • Use For

      • Sources

        • found: Pepper, A. Art Pepper plays Shorty Rogers & others [SR] p1978: container (composed, arr., and conducted by Shorty Rogers)
        • found: Greatest boogie woogie hits [SR] 196-?: label (Milt Rogers, arranger)
        • found: New Grove (Rogers (Rajonski), Shorty (Milton M.); b. Great Barrington, Mass., 4/14/24)
        • found: Grove music online, Oct. 12, 2007 Jazz (Rogers, Shorty (Rajonsky, Milton Michael); b. Apr. 14, 1924, Great Barrington, MA, d. Nov. 7, 1994, Van Nuys, CA; American trumpeter, flugelhorn player, composer, arranger, and bandleader)
        • found: LC manual cat. (hdg.: Rogers, Milton, 1924- ; usage: Shorty Rogers; note: do not confuse with Milt Rogers, pseud. of Milton Adelstein)
        • found: Email from At Your Service, Dec. 4, 2008 (The Leiber & Stoller story. V. 1, 2004: Sam "Highpockets" Henderson; p. 8 ("Highpockets" Henderson; pseudonym of Shorty Rogers)
        • found: Rodgers. Rogers with heart [SR] 1957: label (Milt Rogers, pianist) container (musical director, singer, conductor, arranger for film personalities Gale Storm, Tab Hunter, Allan Jones and Anthony PErkins)
        • found: Cerveza, 1958
        • found: BL database, 6 Feb. 2002 (hdg.: Brown, Boots)
        • found: Carr, R. Century of Jazz, 1997, viewed on Google Books Feb. 24, 2014 (Shorty Rogers & The Giants moonlighted as Boots Brown & His Blockbusters, ('Cerveza'))
      • Change Notes

        • 1983-09-20: new
        • 2014-03-05: revised
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