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6 edition of GI Jive found in the catalog.

GI Jive

An Army Bandsman in World War II

by Frank Furlong Mathias

  • 152 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kentucky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: Second World War,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: Second World War,
  • Biography: general,
  • European history: First World War,
  • Military History - World War II,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Music,
  • Europe,
  • Philippines,
  • USA,
  • Composers & Musicians - Jazz,
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • Military,
  • Military - World War II

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8022630M
    ISBN 100813190096
    ISBN 109780813190099

    Print and download G.I. Jive sheet music composed by Johnny Mercer arranged for Alto Saxophone 1 or Alto Saxophone 2 or Alto Saxophone 3. Score, and Instrumental Trio in C Major. SKU: MN D-day Memorial’s GI Jive Event Posted at h in s, s Music, Dance, GI Jive, Jazz, Swing, Uncategorized, Valentine's Day, WWII, WWII Entertainment by admin 0 Comments.

      Stroud Pianola meets Canon HD Video Camera- GI Jive-Jive Boogie. A QRS Music Roll number played by J. Lawrence Cook. This was recorded using a Canon HF S21 HD Camera using a Canon Johnny Mercer’s witty lyric for his own GI Jive paints a cheerful picture of service life, couched in ‘jive’ talk, a popular form of slang made famous by Cab Calloway. Mercer always had a flair for the telling phrase and went on to write the words for a host of songs, including the immortal Moon River.

    In "GI Jive," though, the music is of such a high order that the Roseland patrons mostly forego dancing, preferring to sit and listen and bask in the sounds from the past. It's pleasure to join. GI JIVE: US SOLDIERS‘ WRITINGS AND POST-WORLD WAR II AMERICA A thesis submitted to the Graduate College of Marshall University in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the degree of Master of Arts in History by Amanda Lee Stevens Approved by Dr. Phillip Rutherford, Committee Chairperson Dr. Laura Michele Diener Dr. Daniel Holbrook.


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GI Jive by Frank Furlong Mathias Download PDF EPUB FB2

G.I. Jive was a minute music program that was produced & broadcast by the U.S. government via the Armed Forces Radio Service (AFRS) radio network.

Early shows had a variety of hosts: Frank Nelson, Lester Jay, and popular pin-up girls like Donna Reed were guest DJs. InG.I. Jill (Martha Wilkerson) took over behind the mike, and according to the AFRTS Archive blog, G.I.

Jive. : G.I. Jive: An Army Bandsman in World War II (): Mathias, Frank Furlong: Books5/5(1). In GI Jive he recalls the gritty experience of combat as well as the music and the homefront pleasures the GIs fought to preserve.

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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.5/5(1). GI Jive was a minute radio program transmitted by the Armed Forces Radio Service for entertainment of soldiers in World War initial frequency of five days per week later increased to six days per week.

It was included in the group of "programs proposed for production on the AFRS's initial schedule". GI Jive differed from AFRS programs like Command Performance and Mail Call in that it.

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THE SHEETS ARE COMPLETE AS Rating: % positive. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. download. GI_JIVE_AFRS. Background. Mercer intended to write a song that the soldiers would like, and the song was the biggest hit of all the songs dealing with soldier life during World War II.

Chart Performance. The single was a hit twice in by two different performers: Johnny Mercer hit number one on the Harlem Hit Parade for one week and peaked at number thirteen on the pop charts.

‎Glenn Miller's reign as the most popular bandleader in the U.S. came relatively late in his career and was relatively brief, lasting only about three and a half years, from the spring of to the fall of But during that period he utterly dominated popular music, and over time he has proven.

Available with an Apple Music subscription. The GI Jive festival continues this week with a Sand Castle competition tomorrow at pm at Cranfield Beach (West). Kilkeel. Please call the office on () to book a place. The Bonny Baby and Little Miss Mourne & Little Master Mourne Contest will take place on Thursday 3rd August at am in the Nautilus Centre, Kilkeel.

G.I. Jive Lyrics: The P-F-C, the C-P-L, the S-G-T, the L-T / C-P, the O-D, the M-P makes you do catvee / It's the G. Jive / Man alive / It starts with the bugler blowin' reveille over your bed. As an army musician attached to the 37th Infantry Division, Mathias saw the war from the bottom of the heap, where young privates lived and died.

In his best selling book The GI Generation, Mathias tells of growing up in small-town America between the wars. In GI Jive he recalls the gritty experience of combat as well as the music. In his best selling book The GI Generation, Mathias tells of growing up in small-town America between the wars.

In GI Jive he recalls the gritty experience of combat as well as the music and the homefront pleasures the GIs fought to : In his best selling book The GI Generation, Mathias tells of growing up in small-town America between the wars.

In GI Jive he recalls the gritty experience of combat as well as the music and the homefront pleasures the GIs fought to preserve."Author: Frank F.

Mathias. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Shellac release of G.I. Jive / Is You Is Or Is You Ain't (Ma' Baby) on Discogs. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

G.I. Jive was a radio show sent out by short wave during World War show starred G. Jane, Martha Wilkerson in real-life, who was a counterpoint to Tokyo Rose and Berlin Betty. YANK, The Army Weekly was one of the most widely read magazines during WWII. GI jive. Responsibility: Frank F.

Mathias. Abstract: Frank Mathias was a Kentucky teenager when war swept him halfway around the world. He took part in the huge invasion force in the Battle of Manila, the deadliest single battle of the Pacific War.

As a saxophonist and a machine gunner attached to the 37th infantry Division, Mathias saw World. In his best selling book The GI Generation, Mathias tells of growing up in small-town America between the wars. In GI Jive he recalls the gritty experience of combat as well as the music and the homefront pleasures the GIs fought to preserve." eISBN: Subjects: History, Music.

In his best selling book The GI Generation, Mathias tells of growing up in small-town America between the wars. In GI Jive he recalls the gritty experience of combat as well as the music and the homefront pleasures the GIs fought to preserve. A fascinating account of one soldier’s adventures in the Pacific.

GI Jive was a minute radio program transmitted by the Armed Forces Radio Service for entertainment of soldiers in World War II.

Its initial frequency of five days per week later increased to six days per week. It was included in the group of "programs proposed for production on the AFRS's initial schedule".In his best selling book The GI Generation, Mathias tells of growing up in small-town America between the wars.

In GI Jive he recalls the gritty experience of combat as well as the music and the homefront pleasures the GIs fought to preserve. Product Identifiers. Publisher.GI Jive: An Army Bandsman in World War Frank Mathias was a teenager in a small town when the draft swept him into the army and then halfway around the world to the jungles of the South Pacific.