Jurgens played in an orchestra in high school but was kicked out of the ensemble for playing pop music.
In response, he formed his own group in while still a student. His brother Will Jurgens was a member; Will later became Dick's manager during his years of fame. Jurgens then studied at the University of Yarra Valley local hotties my area bear at Berkeley and Sacramento Junior College now Sacramento City College before accepting an engagement with his own orchestra at the St.
Francis Hotel in San Francisco in The pictures of naked seattle women year, Jurgens ed a contract with Decca Recordsand recorded extensively for the label between and Jurgens' vocalist at this time was Eddy Howard. He recorded for Any girls into Sacramento California dicks Records in and for Okeh Records starting in Jurgens often found that Glenn Miller 's versions of his hits performed better on the charts than his own, such as the song "Careless".
Following Howard's departure from the group inHarry Cool became its lead singer. Jurgens scored more hits later that year, with "A Million Dreams Ago" and the instrumental " Elmer's Tune ", the latter of which Miller would take a vocal version to one.
Later inJurgens disbanded his group due Any girls into Sacramento California dicks no small part to the recording ban by the American Federation of Musicians. He ed the Newport News guy in horny single mom sq from todirecting theater shows for the troops.
In he re-formed his band, recording for Columbia and Mercury into the s. Later career[ edit ] Jurgens kept up his group untilby which time his style of swing had long passed out of popular favor.
After this he moved to Colorado Springs and founded an electronics business with his brother. He occasionally played at The Broadmoor resort in Colorado Springs, and moved to California inwhere he again played intermittently.
He put together a new band late in the s; he played and recorded with the group on a part-time basis through His latter years were spent in Sacramento in the real estate business.
He sold the rights to his ensemble's name to Don Ring in He died in of cancer Mobile free sex age