Shorty Rogers

Cool jazz, Musical Artist

1924 – 1994

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Who was Shorty Rogers?

Milton “Shorty” Rogers was one of the principal creators of West Coast jazz. He played both the trumpet and flugelhorn, and was in demand for his skills as an arranger.

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Born
Apr 14, 1924
Great Barrington
Also known as
  • Milton Michael Rajonsky
  • Milton Rajonsky
  • Milton “Shorty” Rogers
  • Shorty Rogers and His Giants
  • Milton 'Shorty' Rogers
  • Miltie
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School
Died
Nov 7, 1994
Van Nuys

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