Myron Floren (Myron Howard Floren)
BiographyRoslyn, South Dakota, USA
Composer, accordionist, educator and singer, educated at Augustana College. He entertained at World War II USO camp shows and earned a War Department citation for front-line entertaining. After the War, he began a radio career in Saint Louis, Missouri until 1950, and, from 1949-1950, he headed the accordion department at the College of Music there. He was a soloist with several dance orchestras, until settling in with his decades-long career with the Lawrence Welk orchestra. Read more... "Minute Waltz in Swing".