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Glenn Miller Band preserves the past with smooth hits of the '40s

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The Glen Miller Orchestra opened with its 1939 theme song “Moonlight Serenade,” at the Troy Music Hall Thursday night, following with two sets of more than 20 hits from the 1940s. Led by Nick Hilscher, who sang and conducted, Thursday night’s band considers itself the same group that came together in 1956, 12 years after Miller died in a plane accident. The band mostly swung in that mid-tempo ’40s kind of way, and never attacked ...

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