Russell Garcia

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Russell Garcia, born 12 April 1916, Oakland, California, died 19 November 2011, was a conductor, arranger and composer who has written a wide variety of music for stage and screen.

He was the composer/arranger at NBC Studios (for such shows as "Rawhide" and "Laredo"), MGM films, "The Time Machine" (1960 film) and "Atlantis, the Lost Continent", as well as orchestrated themes for "Father Goose" and "The Benny Goodman Story". He collaborated with numerous artists, including Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Oscar Peterson, Stan Kenton, Judy Garland, Henry Mancini and Charlie Chaplin doing arrangements and conducting orchestras.
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Russell Garcia - Wigville album art Russ Garcia* Wigville (Album) Bethlehem Records US 1955 Sell This Version
ABC-147 Russell Garcia - The Johnny Evergreens album art Russell Garcia The Johnny Evergreens(LP, Album) ABC-Paramount ABC-147 US 1956 Sell This Version
Russell Garcia - Half Time album art University Brass Band Conducted By Russ Garcia* University Brass Band Conducted By Russ Garcia* - Half Time (Album) Liberty US 1959 Sell This Version
Russell Garcia - I've Got The World On A String album art Louis Armstrong With Russell Garcia Louis Armstrong With Russell Garcia - I've Got The World On A String (Album) Verve Records Italy 1960 Sell This Version
Russell Garcia - George Gershwin's Porgy And Bess album art George Gershwin, Mel Tormé, Frances Faye With Betty Roche*, George Kirby, Johnny Hartman, Sallie Blair, Frank Rosolino, Loulie Jean Norman, Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*, Russ Garcia* Conducting The Studio Orchestra, The Australian Jazz Quintet, The Pat Moran Group*, The Stan Levey Group And Maynard Ferguson, Cat Anderson, Howard McGhee, Herbie Mann, Paul Gonsalves, Ralph Sharon, Johnny Hodges George Gershwin, Mel Tormé, Frances Faye With Betty Roche*, George Kirby, Johnny Hartman, Sallie Blair, Frank Rosolino, Loulie Jean Norman, Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*, Russ Garcia* Conducting The Studio Orchestra, The Australian Jazz Quintet, The Pat Moran Group*, The Stan Levey Group And Maynard Ferguson, Cat Anderson, Howard McGhee, Herbie Mann, Paul Gonsalves, Ralph Sharon, Johnny Hodges - George Gershwin's Porgy And Bess (Album) Ember Records International Ltd UK 1962 Sell This Version
Russell Garcia - I'll Never Forget What's Her Name album art Russ Garcia* I'll Never Forget What's Her Name (Album) Bethlehem Records US 1975 Sell This Version
Russell Garcia - I Lead A Charmed Life album art Russell Garcia I Lead A Charmed Life (Album) Discovery Records US 1980 Sell This Version
TR-522 Russell Garcia - Variations For Flugelhorn, String Quartet, Bass, & Drums album art Russell Garcia Variations For Flugelhorn, String Quartet, Bass, & Drums(LP) Trend (3) TR-522 US 1980 Sell This Version
0 120 378, U O 3/80 Russell Garcia - ORF Arbeitsplatte U O 3/80 album art Das Große ORF Unterhaltungsorchester ; Leitung Russel Garcia* Das Große ORF Unterhaltungsorchester ; Leitung Russel Garcia* - ORF Arbeitsplatte U O 3/80(LP, Transcription) ORF, ORF 0 120 378, U O 3/80 Austria 1980 Sell This Version
120 448, UO 5/81 Russell Garcia - ORF Arbeitsplatte UO 5/81 album art Das Große ORF Unterhaltungsorchester ; Leitung Russell Garcia Das Große ORF Unterhaltungsorchester ; Leitung Russell Garcia - ORF Arbeitsplatte UO 5/81(LP, Transcription) ORF, ORF 120 448, UO 5/81 Austria 1981 Sell This Version
Russell Garcia - The Time Machine (Original Motion Picture Score) album art Russell Garcia The Time Machine (Original Motion Picture Score) (Album) GNP Crescendo US 1987 Sell This Version
FSR 2206 Russell Garcia - Russell Garci's Wigville Band album art Russell Garcia, Peggy Connelly Russell Garcia, Peggy Connelly - Russell Garci's Wigville Band(CD, Album) Fresh Sound Records FSR 2206 US 2005 Sell This Version
AMR 094 Russell Garcia - Fantastica - Music From Outer Space album art Russ Garcia* Fantastica - Music From Outer Space(12xFile, MP3, Album, RE, 320) Sinetone AMR AMR 094 2010
232592 Russell Garcia - Porgy And Bess album art George Gershwin, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Russell Garcia George Gershwin, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Russell Garcia - Porgy And Bess(CD, Mono) Documents 232592 Unknown Sell This Version
TRCD-542 Russell Garcia Jazz Variations(CD, Album) Trend (3) TRCD-542 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

V-10217 Russell Garcia - Theme From "The Time Machine" album art Russell Garcia Theme From "The Time Machine"(7") Verve Records V-10217 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

CD 53145 Russell Garcia - Anita O'Day 1956 - 1962 album art Anita O'Day With Marty Paich, Billy May, Russ Garcia*, Buddy Bregman Anita O'Day With Marty Paich, Billy May, Russ Garcia*, Buddy Bregman - Anita O'Day 1956 - 1962(CD, Comp) Giants Of Jazz CD 53145 Italy 1993 Sell This Version
Russell Garcia - I've Got The World On A String/Louis Under The Stars album art Louis Armstrong With Russell Garcia Louis Armstrong With Russell Garcia - I've Got The World On A String/Louis Under The Stars (Album, Comp) Verve Records, PolyGram Records, Inc. US 1999 Sell This Version
LHJ10224 Russell Garcia - Frances Faye Sings & Russell Garcia Conducts: The Complete Gus Wildi Recordings album art Frances Faye, Russell Garcia Frances Faye, Russell Garcia - Frances Faye Sings & Russell Garcia Conducts: The Complete Gus Wildi Recordings(2xCD, Comp) Lone Hill Jazz LHJ10224 Europe 2005 Sell This Version
FSM Vol. 8 No. 2 Russell Garcia - Atlantis : The Lost Continent / The Power (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) album art Russell Garcia & Miklós Rózsa Russell Garcia & Miklós Rózsa - Atlantis : The Lost Continent / The Power (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(CD, Comp, Ltd) Film Score Monthly FSM Vol. 8 No. 2 US 2005 Sell This Version
FSR 2208 Russell Garcia - Russel Garcia And His Four Trombone Band album art Russell Garcia And His Four Trombone Band Russell Garcia And His Four Trombone Band - Russel Garcia And His Four Trombone Band(CD, Comp) Fresh Sound Records FSR 2208 Spain 2005 Sell This Version

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