8 thoughts on “ Tex Beneke With The Glenn Miller Orchestra - Hi There Tex! (Vinyl, LP, Album) ”

May 30,  · Beneke played very briefly with Horace Heidt before joining the Navy himself, leading a Navy band in Oklahoma Glenn Miller’s widow approached Beneke to lead a reformed version of the posthumous Glenn Miller Orchestra in It had a make up similar to Glenn Miller’s Army Air Force Band with a large string section.