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Tex Beneke (Saxophonist) - Age, Birthday, Bio, Facts, Family, Net Worth, Height & More

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Tex Beneke
Gordon Lee "Tex" Beneke is an American saxophonist, singer and conductor. His career is a history of relationships with conductor Glenn Miller and previous musicians and singers who worked with Miller. His team is also closely linked to the careers of Eydie Gormé, Henry Mancini and Ronnie Deauville. Beneke also recited on the Glenn Miller Orchestra recording of their famous song "In The Mood" and sang on another Glenn Miller's famous record, "Chattanooga Choo Choo". Jazz critic Will Friedwald considers Beneke one of the great blues singers who sang with big bands in the early 1940s
Birth nameGordon Lee Beneke
BornFebruary 12, 1914, Fort Worth, Texas, US
DiedMay 30, 2000, Costa Mesa, California, US
GenresBig band, swing, jazz, blues
InstrumentsSaxophone, vocals
Associated actsGlenn Miller Orchestra, The Modernaires, Eydie Gorme, Ronnie Deauville, Henry Mancini, Norman Leyden

About Tex Beneke

Saxophonist Tex Beneke was born on February 12, 1914 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States (He dies at the age of 86, on May 30, 2000).

Glenn Miller Orchestra soloist who appeared on many of their great recordings, including"In The Mood".

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Tex Beneke before becoming famous

Tex Beneke was born in the Zodiac sign Aquarius (The Water-Bearer), and 1914 is also the year of Tiger (兎) in the Chinese Zodiac.

When he was nine years old, he began playing the saxophone, and his first professional job was with Ben Young's band.

Achievement of Tex Beneke

He made an appearance in the song"Chattanooga Choo Choo".

Tex Beneke's Family, Spouse, Dating and Relationship

Beneke was survived by his wife Sandra when he died in Costa Mesa.

Tex Beneke on Social Media

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Beneke had an appearance on TV Show Host Johnny Carson's Tonight Show.

Tex Beneke Income & Net worth

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Tex Beneke Height and Weight

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Latest information about Tex Beneke updated on March 14 2023.