Patrick Cairns "Spike" Hughes (19 October 1908 – 2 February 1987) was a British jazz musician, composer and music journalist. He was the son of Irish composer, writer and song collector Herbert Hughes and great grandson of the sculptor Samuel Peploe Wood. Hughes was a multi-dimensional musician, playing the double bass, composing operatic scores, arranging jazz recordings and writing books on topics ranging from gardening to Toscanini's music.
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Birth and Death Data: Born October 19, 1908 (London), Died February 2, 1987 (Brighton)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1932
Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass, arranger, leader
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||GB 3921||10-in.||2/3/1932||Six bells stampede||Spike Hughes Orchestra||instrumentalist, string bass|
|Decca||GB 3927||10-in.||2/5/1932||Sirocco||Spike Hughes Orchestra||instrumentalist, string bass|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hughes, Spike," accessed March 21, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204735.
Hughes, Spike. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 21, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204735.
"Hughes, Spike." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 21 March 2023.
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LCNAR: Hughes, Spike, 1908-1987 - http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n50034195
Wikidata: Spike Hughes - http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q1632204
MusicBrainz: Spike Hughes - https://musicbrainz.org/artist/19fcd4ed-3ef8-44ee-a5d6-2bb4b765b974
ISNI: 0000 0000 8167 7080 - http://www.isni.org/isni/0000000081677080
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