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Who is Alvino Rey?
Alvino Rey: Alvin McBurney, known by his stage name Alvino Rey, was an American swing era musician and pioneer, often credited as the father of the pedal steel guitar. For the most part, he was associated with orchestral, big band and swing music, and towards the end of his career, jazz and exotica.
- also known as Alvin McBurney, Alvin Henry McBurney, Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Alvino Ray
- born on (107 years ago) in Oakland
- nationality: United States of America
- religion: Mormonism
- profession: Bandleader, actor, music director
- Marriage with Luise King between and (60 years and 3 months)
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- died on (11 years ago) in Salt Lake City of pneumonia
- genres: Jazz, Exotica, Swing music
- albums: "By Request", "Swingin' Fling"
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The Jerome Kern Encyclopedia (2013)
by Thomas S. Hischak
“Dearly Beloved” remained on the Your Hit Parade for seventeen weeks and has been frequently recorded, including discs by Dinah Shore, Alvino Rey (vocal by Bill Schallen), ...
by Frank Hoffmann
Earlierhe had worked with Jack Fina, Alvino Rey,and others. WithBrubeck hismost ...
by Vincent Terrace
Ray King, Bob Clark, Lex Clark, Linda Clark, Julie Clark, Carrie Clark, Cameron Clark, Alvino Rey, Lisa Rey, Robi Rey, James Conklin, Candice Wilson , Robert Wilson, Kristen Wilson, Alexander Wilson, La Varn Thomas, Donna Thomas, ...
by John Shepherd, David Horn, Dave Laing, Paul Oliver, Peter Wicke
NonHawaiians Alvino Rey and Roy Smeck introduced the style into mainstream North American popular music. Jimmie Rodgers made the first hillbilly recording featuring Hawaiian guitar, 'Dear Old Sunny South by the Sea' (1928),.
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