"Encyclopedia Dubuque is the online authority for all things Dubuque, written by the people who know the city best.”
Marshall Cohen—researcher and producer, CNN
Affiliated with the Local History Network of the State Historical Society of Iowa, and the Iowa Museum Association.
GRANDIOSO BAND. In 1920 an orchestra, composed of members of the Grandioso Band, was organized and named the Grandioso. Members included John Jenney, cornet; Leo Jonas, saxophone and trombone; Clarence Udelhoff, violin; Leslie Platt, piano; and J. M. Kluck, drums, bells and xylophone. (1)
The 1923 Dubuque City Directory listed 506 1/2 Main.
1. "Grandioso Band Forms Orchestra," Dubuque Telegraph-Herald, June 23, 1920, p. 7
2. Advertisement, Telegraph-Herald, August 21, 1923, p. 13