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Jimmie Grier
Pennies From Heaven
Hummin’ to Myself
Jimmie Grier
  • Biography
  • Songs
Songwriter ("The Object of My Affection"), composer, author,arranger and musician, educated at Los Angeles Poly. He was a musician in dance orchestras and led his own orchestra during 1931-1933, playing in night clubs and dance halls. During World War II, he served as a Lieutenant JG in the US Coast Guard, and led the 11th Naval District Coast Guard Band. Joining ASCAP in 1937, his chief musical collaborators included Pinky Tomlinson, and his other popular-song compositions include "Music in the Moonlight", "Bon Voyage", "Remember Cherie", "Hollywood at Vine", "Silver River", "Anitra's Boogie", "What's the Reason?", and "Ivy-Covered Harbor".
 The Object Of My Affection
Music by Coy Poe, Jimmie Grier - Words & music by Pinky Tomlin
Jimmie Grier works are featured in these Pennies From Heaven events:
Thursday Jul 28
7:30 pHummin’ to Myself
Saturday Aug 6
1:30 pHummin’ to Myself
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