Alvino Rey & His Orchestra
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Who is Alvino Rey & His Orchestra?
Alvino Rey & His Orchestra a.k.a. 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"
Alvino Rey & His Orchestra is a musical group.
- also known as Alvino Rey Orchestra; Rey, Alvino & His Orchestra
- albums: "King of the Guitar", "Ping Pong!"
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