George Williams (2)

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Arranger.

(b:1917-d:1988) Known for his violin arrangements for the Jackie Gleason television show and for a number of major bands.
Formed the George Williams Orchestra in 1955 and moved to south Florida with the Gleason show in 1968.
Lionel Hampton, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey, Ray Anthony, Glenn Miller and Tony Bennett were other entertainers who used Mr. Williams's arrangements. He also wrote the music for Barbra Streisand's first album, ''Happy Days Are Here Again.''
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