Ray Nance

Born: 
12/10/1913
City: 
Chicago
Region: 
Illinois
Country: 
USA
Died: 
01/28/1976
Years Active: 
1930's-1970's
Genre(s): 
Instruments: 
Trumpet, Violin, Vocals
Recorded With: 
Image Credit: 
William P. Gottlieb/Ira and Leonore S. Gershwin Fund Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress

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Ray Willis Nance was a jazz trumpeter, violinist and singer. He is best known for his long association with band leader Duke Ellington.

Discography

Released: 1949
Released: 1950
Released: 1953
Released: 1953
Released: 1957
Released: 1958
Released: 1968

Concerts

Event Datesort descending Venue City Region Country
Fletcher Henderson / Earl Hines 08/30/1937 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Earl Hines Orchestra 04/09/1939 Forest Club Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 11/25/1940 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 01/30/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 01/31/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/01/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/02/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/03/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/04/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/05/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/25/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/26/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/27/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/28/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/29/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/30/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/31/1942 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 10/11/1943 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/11/1944 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/12/1944 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/13/1944 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/14/1944 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/15/1944 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/16/1944 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/17/1944 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA

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