The 38th Annual Glenn Miller Festival - June 13th-16th, 2013 - Clarinda, Iowa U.S.A.
Exciting Music from the Big Band Era
On the second weekend in June, visitors and entertainers from
around the world will converge in
Clarinda, Iowa to
celebrate the music and memory of Alton Glenn Miller, American
bandleader, trombonist, composer and arranger who disappeared while
directing the Glenn Miller AAF Band during World War II. Hear
exciting bands from around the world topped off by the World Famous
Glenn Miller Orchestra. Enjoy the new Please visit our
Glenn Miller Festival &
Schedule page for more information, complete schedule, and
information on how to order tickets.
Please visit our Glenn Miller Festival & Schedule page for more information, complete schedule, and information on how to order tickets.
37th Annual Glenn Miller Scholarship Competition
Clarinda's Glenn Miller Birthplace Society is offering scholarships of $4,000, $2,000 & $1,000 to instrumentalists. The vocal scholarships will also be $4,000, $2,000 & $1,000. These scholarships, which are awarded without regard to any other award, may be used for any education-related expense.
Applicants must submit an audition CD or tape and application postmarked by March 1, 2013. For more information, click here to download scholarship application (pdf).
Photo of completed museum
Click here for Admission Fees and Museum Hours.
The Glenn Miller Birthplace Society would like to thank all the
individuals, organizations and corporations who contributed to make
We completed Phase I of the Museum Displays for our Grand Opening
The Glenn Miller Birthplace Society is a 501(c)(3) organization,
gifts to which are deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes.
For more information please contact us:
Glenn Miller Birthplace Society
122 West Clark Street
P.O. Box 61
Clarinda, Iowa 51632 U.S.A.
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
"On behalf of the Glenn Miller Birthplace Society, I would like to welcome you to our website. We hope you will enjoy learning about our society and about Glenn Miller, a pioneer in music during the Big Band era. After disappearing in 1944, his music and life have continued to be of interest to people around the world. We are definitely In The Mood for Glenn Miller and we hope you will be also.