Hal Takier, Original Jitterbug





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Published on Jan 10, 2012

A collection of Hal Takier's (1917-2012) dancing from various clips.

The first three are from the original swing era:

-- Venice Beach Swing Dancers (1938) with Betty Takier
-- Maharaja (1943) with Betty Takier
-- Twice Blessed (1945) with Alice Scott

The clips after these are from various dances after the original swing era. Almost all are with his wife Marge, except where noted. The man who begins dancing with Hal in one clip is Maxie Dorf. The final clip is listed as dating from 2006. The source of many of these clips are from others on You Tube.


  • Category

  • Song

  • Artist

    • Duke Ellington and Orchestra
  • Album

    • Ellington At Newport
  • Licensed to YouTube by

    • SME (on behalf of RE Musik und Media); EMI Music Publishing, SOLAR Music Rights Management, and 2 Music Rights Societies


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