In years of dance-going, I have heard and danced to the music of America's
finest orchestras, but it is my opinion that your orchestra plays the most
danceable musical arrangements I have ever heard. Your "presentations" are
the equal of the superior arrangements of Fred Waring's orchestra, which
plays fine choral arrangements but does not play dance music. ( Edward F.
Kennedy, special advisor of the American Military Service in Bavaria
(Germany)) in a letter to Theo Uden Masman, the leader of the band (ca.