Harry Breuer

Harry Breuer

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Harry Breuer was an American mallet player, percussionist, and composer.
Born : October 21, 1921 in Brooklyn, New York.
Died : June 27, 1989 in New York City, New York.

He performed as soloist using an instrument of his own design - a combination of marimba, vibraphone and xylophone.
He performed with the Radio City Music Hall Orchestra, worked for the Warner Brothers and Fox movie studios in the 1930/40s, and appeared in several short subjects and educational films during this time.
He later was a staff musician with NBC, where he remained until his retirement in the late 1970s.

Inducted into the Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame in 1980,
Breuer continued performing until his final years, in 1986 even releasing a new LP, Mallets in Wonderland.
He died in New York City on June 27, 1989.
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Harry Breuer Discography

Albums

Harry Breuer And Orchestra* The Happy Sound Of Ragtime (Album) Audio Fidelity UK 1960 Sell This Version
Harry Breuer & Orchestra* Percussive Vaudeville (Album) Audio Fidelity Australia 1960 Sell This Version
Milton Kaye, Harry Breuer, Leo Addeo Milton Kaye, Harry Breuer, Leo Addeo - Organ And Chimes Play Christmas Carols (Album) RCA Camden Canada 1962 Sell This Version
Jean-Jacques Perrey & Harry Breuer Jean-Jacques Perrey & Harry Breuer - The Happy Moog! (Album) Pickwick US 1969 Sell This Version
MP 106 Pat Prilly - Harry Breuer Pat Prilly - Harry Breuer - Moog Is Moog(LP) Editions Montparnasse 2000 MP 106 France 1977 Sell This Version
DL 5077 Jesse Crawford And Harry Breuer Jesse Crawford And Harry Breuer - Rock Of Ages(10") Decca DL 5077 US Unknown Sell This Version
155 037 FBY Harry Breuer And Orchestra* The Happy Sound Of Ragtime, Vol. 3(LP, Album) Audio Fidelity 155 037 FBY US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

ED 586, 91148 Jesse Crawford With Jessie Leeds And Harry Breuer Jesse Crawford With Jessie Leeds And Harry Breuer - Let The Lower Lights Be Burning(7", EP) Decca, Decca ED 586, 91148 US 1958 Sell This Version