Billy Byers

Real Name:
William Mitchell Byers
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born: 1 May 1927 in Los Angeles, California (USA)
died: 1 May 1996 in Malibu, California (USA)

American jazz trombonist and arranger who worked in the bands of Georgie Auld, Buddy Rich, Benny Goodman, Charlie Ventura and Teddy Powell, among others. He toured Europe and Japan alongside Frank Sinatra in 1974. Byers had extensive credits arranging and conducting for film, and won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Orchestrations for "City of Angels."
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Albums

J 1217, J-1217 New Sounds In Swing — Billy Byers Joe Newman and Billy Byers Joe Newman and Billy Byers - New Sounds In Swing (Album) Jazztone (2), Jazztone (2) J 1217, J-1217 South Africa 1956 Sell This Version
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LPM-1269, LPM 1269 The RCA Victor Jazz Workshop — Billy Byers Billy Byers The RCA Victor Jazz Workshop (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor LPM-1269, LPM 1269 US 1956 Sell This Version
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PPS-6028(E) Impressions Of Duke Ellington — Billy Byers Billy Byers Impressions Of Duke Ellington (Album) Mercury PPS-6028(E) Canada 1961 Sell This Version
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USACD-715, USAACD-715 Here's That Swing Thing — Billy Byers Pat Longo Super Big Band* Featuring Frank Sinatra, Jr.* Arrangements Billy May, Sammy Nestico, Bill Byers* Pat Longo Super Big Band* Featuring Frank Sinatra, Jr.* Arrangements Billy May, Sammy Nestico, Bill Byers* - Here's That Swing Thing(CD, Album) USA Music Group, USA Music Group USACD-715, USAACD-715 US 1991 Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

EPC-1269-1, EPC 1269-1 The Jazz Workshop — Billy Byers Billy Byers The Jazz Workshop(7", EP) RCA, RCA EPC-1269-1, EPC 1269-1 Germany 1956 Sell This Version
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90 M 339 Portrait Robot (Bande Originale Du Film) — Billy Byers Bill Byers* Portrait Robot (Bande Originale Du Film)(7", EP) Versailles 90 M 339 France 1961 Sell This Version
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90 M 330, 90 M. 330 Les Grandes Personnes (Bande Originale Du Film) — Billy Byers B. Byers* Les Grandes Personnes (Bande Originale Du Film)(7", EP) Versailles, Versailles 90 M 330, 90 M. 330 France 1961 Sell This Version
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F. 10034, F 10034 Blues Pour Anne — Billy Byers Billy Byers Blues Pour Anne(7") Variety (2), Variety (2) F. 10034, F 10034 Italy 1962 Sell This Version
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EPA-772 The Jazz Workshop — Billy Byers Billy Byers The Jazz Workshop (EP) RCA Victor EPA-772 US Unknown Sell This Version
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EPC 1269-2 The Jazz Workshop — Billy Byers Billy Byers The Jazz Workshop(7", EP) RCA Teldec EPC 1269-2 Germany Unknown Sell This Version