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Jan Savitt

vn, 1907-1948 US, Ternopil Oblast
Musician / Arranger of Classical
A.k.a. Jacob Savetnick

Jan Savitt (born September 4, 1907, Shumsk, Russia Empire - died October 4, 1948, Sacramento, California, USA) was a Russian-born American bandleader, musical arranger and violinist. He trained as a classical violinist and joined The Philadelphia Orchestra at the age of 19. He is perhaps best known as the bandleader of Jan Savitt And His Top Hatters, which had several Big Band hits in the late 1930's.

        
Genres
  • Classical
  • Jazz
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
720 in the Books on Shuffle in Style by Jan Savitt
Jersey Bounce on Shuffle in Style by Jan Savitt
720 in the Books on Swing Session by Leif Smoke Rings Anderson
Tell Me With Your Kisses on 1938 Live In Hi-Fi by Jan Savitt
No Wonder on Shuffle in Style by Jan Savitt
A-Tisket, A-Tasket on Shuffle in Style by Jan Savitt
The Yam on Shuffle in Style by Jan Savitt
Shuffle Rhythm on Swing Time! The Fabulous Big Band Era 1925 - 1955 by Various Artists
Could You Pass in Love? on Shuffle in Style by Jan Savitt
Make Believe Island on Shuffle in Style by Jan Savitt

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Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
The Greatest Recordings Of The Big Band EraJan Savitt / Smith Ballew / Neal Hefti / Ray Herbeck / Paul Specht / Griff Williams / Henry Jerome1985Compil.
Spotlight On Jerry Wald, Jan Savitt And Harry JamesJerry Wald, Jan Savitt And Harry James1977Compil.
Jan Savitt In Disco Order Volume IJan SavittCompil.
In Disco Order Volume 6Jan SavittCompil.
One Night Stand With Jan SavittJan SavittAlbum
Spotlight BandsJan Savitt / Del Courtney And His OrchestraAlbum
In Disco Order Volume 2Jan SavittAlbum
In Disco Order Volume 4Jan Savitt, George "Bon Bon" TunnellAlbum
Jan Savitt In Disco Order, Volume 9Jan SavittAlbum
Jan Savitt In Disco Order, Volume 8Jan SavittAlbum
Jan Savitt In Disco Order, Volume 11Jan SavittAlbum
Jan Savitt In Disco Order, Volume 12Jan SavittAlbum
In Disco Order Volume 3Jan SavittAlbum
Jan Savitt In Disco Order, Volume 7Jan SavittAlbum
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To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
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