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Buddy Childers

Marion "Buddy" Childers (February 12, 1926 – May 24, 2007) was an American jazz trumpeter, composer and ensemble leader. Childers became famous in 1942 at the age of 16, when Stan Kenton hired him to be the lead trumpet in his band.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 12th, 1926 (St. Louis), Died May 24th, 2007 (Woodland Hills)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1951 - 1959

Roles Represented in DAHR: trumpet

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 81660 10/8/1951 With all my heart and soul Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 81661 10/8/1951 Solitaire Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 9113 4/2/1956 Drag for beers Leith Stevens' All-Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 9114 4/2/1956 Prelude to a rumble Leith Stevens' All-Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 9115 4/2/1956 Bewildered Leith Stevens' All-Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 9116 4/2/1956 Black rebel's ride Leith Stevens' All-Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 11358 2/11/1959 M-Squad theme Leith Stevens Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 11359 2/11/1959 Peter Gunn Leith Stevens Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 11360 2/11/1959 The thin man Leith Stevens Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 11361 2/11/1959 Perry Mason theme Leith Stevens Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Childers, Buddy," accessed November 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/308352.

Childers, Buddy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/308352.

"Childers, Buddy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 November 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/308352

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