Ferde Grofé

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... read moreFerde Grofé (1892-1972) was a pioneering jazz arranger and, like Gershwin, successfully made the transition from popular music into the concert hall. Beginning his career in Los Angeles in 1910, Grofé worked for San Francisco-based bandleader Art Hickman as an arranger before famously joining Paul...

Key songs

Atlantic Crossing, Pt. 1
Ferde Grofé
13:58
On The Trail
Ferde Grofé
3:06
Deep Nocturne
Ferde Grofé
8:18
On The Trail / Sur La Piste
Ferde Grofé
4:54
Grand Canyon Suite: Iii. On The Trail
Ferde Grofé
7:54

Biography

Active: 1920s-1940s
Country Of origin: United States of America

An American composer and arranger best known for Grand Canyon Suite (1931); also made arrangements for Gershwin and Paul Whiteman. ~ All Music Guide~ Rovi

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