Billy Strayhorn

Vero nome:
William Thomas Strayhorn
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Born : November 29, 1915 in Dayton, Ohio.
Died : May 31, 1967 in New York City.

Billy Strayhorn was an African-American composer, pianist and arranger, best known for his successful collaboration with bandleader and composer Duke Ellington lasting two decades. The composition most closely associated with Strayhorn is "Lush Life". Strayhorn was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1984.
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Albums

Billy Strayhorn - Piano Duets artwork dell'album Duke Ellington / Billy Strayhorn Duke Ellington / Billy Strayhorn - Piano Duets (Album, Comp) Vogue Productions France 1950 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - !!!Live!!! artwork dell'album Billy Strayhorn !!!Live!!! (Comp, Album) Roulette US 1958 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - Peer Gynt Suites Nos. 1 & 2 / Suite Thursday artwork dell'album Duke Ellington And His Orchestra, Grieg*, Ellington* / Strayhorn* Duke Ellington And His Orchestra, Grieg*, Ellington* / Strayhorn* - Peer Gynt Suites Nos. 1 & 2 / Suite Thursday (Album) Columbia Canada 1960 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - The Nutcracker Suite artwork dell'album Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - Ellington*, Strayhorn*, Tchaikovsky* Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - Ellington*, Strayhorn*, Tchaikovsky* - The Nutcracker Suite (Album) Columbia UK 1960 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - Johnny Hodges With Billy Strayhorn And The Orchestra artwork dell'album Johnny Hodges With Billy Strayhorn Johnny Hodges With Billy Strayhorn - Johnny Hodges With Billy Strayhorn And The Orchestra (Album) Verve Records US 1962 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - The Peaceful Side artwork dell'album Billy Strayhorn The Peaceful Side (Album, Comp) United Artists Jazz Canada 1963 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - Plays The Music Of Billy Strayhorn artwork dell'album Marian McPartland - Billy Strayhorn Marian McPartland - Billy Strayhorn - Plays The Music Of Billy Strayhorn (Album) Concord Jazz US 1987 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - Songbook artwork dell'album Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn - Songbook Verve Records France 1990 Vendi questa versione
PSCD 84 Billy Strayhorn - A Swedish Tribute To Duke artwork dell'album Mercer Ellington, Mikael Råberg, Georg Riedel, Bengt Hallberg, Billy Strayhorn, Nils Lindberg, Bosse Broberg, Bengt-Arne Wallin Mercer Ellington, Mikael Råberg, Georg Riedel, Bengt Hallberg, Billy Strayhorn, Nils Lindberg, Bosse Broberg, Bengt-Arne Wallin - A Swedish Tribute To Duke(2xCD, Album) Phono Suecia PSCD 84 Sweden 1995 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - Lush Life artwork dell'album Billy Strayhorn Lush Life (Album, Comp) Blue Note 2007 Vendi questa versione
HMU 907493 Billy Strayhorn - The Nutcracker Suites artwork dell'album Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky*, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn ; Harmonie Ensemble/New York*, Steven Richman Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky*, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn ; Harmonie Ensemble/New York*, Steven Richman - The Nutcracker Suites(CD, Album) Harmonia Mundi USA HMU 907493 US 2013 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - Anatomy Of A Murder artwork dell'album Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn - Anatomy Of A Murder (Album) Soundtrack Factory Europe 2017 Vendi questa versione
LP.1974 Billy Strayhorn - Newport Jazz Festival 3 July 1958/ Paris Jazz Festival 3 November 1965 artwork dell'album Cootie Williams, Rex Stewart, Tyree Glenn, Hilton Jefferson, Ben Webster, Billy Strayhorn, Oscar Pettiford, Sonny Greer, Roy Eldridge, Stuff Smith, Don Byas, Earl Hines, Jimmy Woode, Kenny Clarke Cootie Williams, Rex Stewart, Tyree Glenn, Hilton Jefferson, Ben Webster, Billy Strayhorn, Oscar Pettiford, Sonny Greer, Roy Eldridge, Stuff Smith, Don Byas, Earl Hines, Jimmy Woode, Kenny Clarke - Newport Jazz Festival 3 July 1958/ Paris Jazz Festival 3 November 1965(LP) disc-ret LP.1974 Unknown Vendi questa versione

Singles & EPs

JC128 Billy Strayhorn - Take The "A" Train / Liberation Blues artwork dell'album B. Strayhorn* Avec Gus Deloof Et L'Orchestre Du "Victory Club" B. Strayhorn* Avec Gus Deloof Et L'Orchestre Du "Victory Club" - Take The "A" Train / Liberation Blues(Shellac, 10") Disques ABC Paris JC128 France 1945 Vendi questa versione
JH 1015 Billy Strayhorn - Bang-Up Blues / C Jam Blues artwork dell'album Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn - Bang-Up Blues / C Jam Blues(Shellac, 10") Music JH 1015 Italy 1951 Vendi questa versione
EPL. 7185 Billy Strayhorn - Présentent Leurs Piano Duets artwork dell'album Duke Ellington et Billy Strayhorn Duke Ellington et Billy Strayhorn - Présentent Leurs Piano Duets(7", EP) Vogue Productions EPL. 7185 France 1955 Vendi questa versione
JP-14502 Billy Strayhorn - Workin' Blues & Jail Blues / The Blues At Sundown artwork dell'album Billy Strayhorn Workin' Blues & Jail Blues / The Blues At Sundown(7", Promo) Contact (6) JP-14502 US 1964 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - Cotton Tail / Flamingo artwork dell'album Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn - Cotton Tail / Flamingo Music France Unknown Vendi questa versione
J.S. 758 Billy Strayhorn - In A Blue Summer Garden / Great Times artwork dell'album Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn - In A Blue Summer Garden / Great Times(Shellac, 10", RE) Jazz Selection J.S. 758 France Unknown Vendi questa versione

Compilations

Billy Strayhorn - Johnny Dankworth / Billy Strayhorn artwork dell'album Johnny Dankworth* / Billy Strayhorn Johnny Dankworth* / Billy Strayhorn - Johnny Dankworth / Billy Strayhorn (Comp) Roulette Canada 1972 Vendi questa versione
RAD 15013/14 Billy Strayhorn - Echoes Of An Era artwork dell'album Count Basie / Billy Strayhorn Count Basie / Billy Strayhorn - Echoes Of An Era(2xLP, Comp) Roulette RAD 15013/14 Italy 1973 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - Billy Strayhorn artwork dell'album Billy Strayhorn Billy Strayhorn (Comp) Fabbri Editori, Fabbri Editori Italy 1979 Vendi questa versione
JAZZ9 Billy Strayhorn - Great Arrangers And Composers artwork dell'album Redman*, Strayhorn*, Lewis*, Hancock* Redman*, Strayhorn*, Lewis*, Hancock* - Great Arrangers And Composers(4xLP, Comp + Box) The Franklin Mint Record Society JAZZ9 US 1984 Vendi questa versione
2MJP 1055 Billy Strayhorn - Billy Strayhorn artwork dell'album Billy Strayhorn Billy Strayhorn(LP, Comp) Musica Jazz 2MJP 1055 Italy 1987 Vendi questa versione
Billy Strayhorn - Lush Life artwork dell'album Billy Strayhorn Lush Life (Comp) Red Baron Europe 1992 Vendi questa versione