Brown, Raymond 'Ray' Matthews 13.oct.1926-2.jul.2002 USA Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh - Indiana, Indianapolis
jazz double bassist, 1946 moved to New York City, 1946-1951 played in the Dizzy Gillespie band, 1951-1966 in the Oscar Peterson trio, 1966-2002 he lived in Los Angeles California ; 1947-1952 he was married to singer Ella Fitzgerald (Virginia, Newport News 25.apr.1917-15.jun.1996 Beverly Hills)

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[J] Blues for Junior. Bass, piano and guitar
Ray Brown, Monty Alexander, Russell Malone. Telarc 83562. rec March 2002

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