Tommy Dorsey

Born: 11/19/1905 in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, USA


Music (36)

Elvis & Nixon 2016 (Movie)

("There Will Be Peace In The Valley For Me") (Song)

Selma 2014 (Movie)

("Precious Lord Take My Hand") (Song)

Sparkle 2012 (Movie)

("You Taught Me To Love Again") (Song)

Me and Orson Welles 2009 (Movie)

("Alone") (Song Performer)

Music and Lyrics 2007 (Movie)

("It's Tight Like That") (Song)

Glory Road 2006 (Movie)

("If We Never Needed The Lord Before (We Sure Do Need Him Now)") (Song)

Being Julia 2004 (Movie)

("You") (Song Performer)

The Blues 2003 (Tv Show)


The Human Stain 2003 (Movie)

("Sleepy Lagoon") (Song Performer)

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood 2002 (Movie)

("Take My Hand, Precious Lord") (Song)

Hart's War 2002 (Movie)

("Marie") (Song Performer)

Something to Sing About 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)


The Cider House Rules 1999 (Movie)

("I'll Be Seing You") (Song)

Seven Years in Tibet 1997 (Movie)

("Rest Stop") (Song Performer)

The Grass Harp 1996 (Movie)

("Song of India") (Music)

The Grass Harp 1996 (Movie)

("Song of India") (Performer)

Who's the Man? 1993 (Movie)

("Precious Lord Take My Hand") (Song)

Big Band Ballroom Bash 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)


Leap of Faith 1992 (Movie)

songs("Lord Will Make a Way (Somehow)" "It's a Highway to Heaven") (Song)

Used People 1992 (Movie)

("The Sky Fell Down") (Song Performer)

Bugsy 1991 (Movie)

("Fools Rush In (Where Angels Fear to Tread)") (Song Performer)

The Firing Squad 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Original Music

Where the Heart Is 1990 (Movie)

("A Song of India") (Song Performer)

William Peter Blatty's The Exorcist III 1990 (Movie)

("Song of India") (Song Performer)

Enemies, A Love Story 1989 (Movie)

("Sunny Side of the Street") (Song Performer)

Ray's Male Heterosexual Dance Hall 1989 (Movie)

("Opus 2") (Song Performer)

Biloxi Blues 1988 (Movie)

("Marie") (Song Performer)

Mississippi Burning 1988 (Movie)

("Take My Hand, Precious Lord") (Song)

Radio Days 1987 (Movie)

("Opus One" "You and I" "I'm Gettin' Sentimental Over You") (Song Performer)

The Color Purple 1985 (Movie)

("Old Ship of Zion") (Song)

Snacka gar ju... 1981 (Movie)

("Song of India") (Performer)

Interiors 1978 (Movie)

("Keeping Out of Mischief") (Song Performer)

Annie Hall 1977 (Movie)

("Sleepy Lagoon") (Song Performer)

Broadway Rhythm 1943 (Movie)


The Ernest Green Story (TV Show)

Actor (6)

The Story of Gospel Music 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)


Sentimental Swing: The Music of Tommy Dorsey 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)


American Lifestyles 1986 (Movie)

("The Nightclub Boom" - "Show Business: The Postwar Years") (Actor)

Broadway Rhythm 1943 (Movie)



Popular songs include "Well Get It" and "Swing High".

Known for such albums as "Tommy Dorsey"