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Since Miller was almost the only band having recorded this lovely tune (moreover a wonderful version of it), he certainly deserves a posting. Athough lesser known today, in the 1920's Miller had one of the best and most popular orchestras. In 1916 he formed his first band called the "Black and White Melody Boys", playing in the style of the Original Dixieland Jazz Band. During the early 20's he gradually became very successful with numbers following the latest musical trends. Many of the best jazz musicians played in his band, aThis wonderful side was recorded in 1924.