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Buddy Collette (1921–2010)

Composer, author, songwriter, conductor and flutist who, after college, led his own quintet in Los Angeles. He has made many records. Joining ASCAP in 1961, his chief musical collaborator was Joe Greene. His popular-song compositions include "Blue Sands", "Santa Monica", "Soft Touch", and "Room with Skies". See full bio »

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Violette Soundtrack
The Danny Kaye Show
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 1971 Pretty Maids All in a Row (musician: saxophone - uncredited)
 1970 The Traveling Executioner (musician: flute - uncredited)
 1970 Kelly's Heroes (musician: flute - uncredited)
 1970 Patton (musician: clarinet - uncredited)
 1970 The Only Game in Town (musician: clarinet - uncredited)
 1969 The Gypsy Moths (musician: saxophone - uncredited)
 1968 The Power (musician: saxophone - uncredited)
 1963-1967 The Danny Kaye Show (TV Series) (musician - 120 episodes)
- Episode #4.29 (1967) ... (musician: woodwind)
- Episode #4.28 (1967) ... (musician: woodwind)
- Episode #4.27 (1967) ... (musician: woodwind)
- Episode #4.26 (1967) ... (musician: woodwind)
- Episode #4.25 (1967) ... (musician: woodwind)
 1965 Once a Thief (musician: saxophone - uncredited)
 1964 Ethan (musician: saxophone)
 1962 Who's Got the Action? (musician: saxophone - uncredited)
 1962 Trauma (musical director)
 1959 George Washington Carver (Short) (musician: flute)
 1950 You Bet Your Life (TV Series) (orchestra leader)
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