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Billy Barnes (I) (1927–2012)

Billy Barnes was known as the "Revue Master of Hollywood" in the 1950s and 1960s, creating the famous "Billy Barnes Revues", including "Billy Barnes' People", "Billy Barnes' Hollywood", "Billy Barnes' Party", and "Billy Barnes' LA". Barnes composed the ballad "(Have I Stayed) Too Long at the Fair", introduced by his then-wife, Joyce Jameson, in ... See full bio »

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 1978 The Hanna-Barbera Happy Hour (TV Series) (musical director)
 1975 Cher (TV Series) (special musical material - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (1975) ... (special musical material)
 1974 The Hudson Brothers Razzle Dazzle Show (TV Series) (composer - 16 episodes)
- Episode #1.16 (1974) ... (composer: special musical material)
- Episode #1.15 (1974) ... (composer: special musical material)
- Episode #1.14 (1974) ... (composer: special musical material)
- Episode #1.13 (1974) ... (composer: special musical material)
- Episode #1.12 (1974) ... (composer: special musical material)
  Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (TV Series) (special musical material - 139 episodes, 1968 - 1973) (composer - 1 episode, 1969)
- Episode #6.24 (1973) ... (special musical material)
- Episode #6.23 (1973) ... (special musical material)
- Episode #6.22 (1973) ... (special musical material)
- Episode #6.21 (1973) ... (special musical material)
- Episode #6.20 (1973) ... (special musical material)
 1971 The Grand Opening of Walt Disney World (TV Movie documentary) (composer: songs)
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Stage Play: Billy Barnes Revue. Musical revue. Book by Bob Rodgers (also director). Music and Lyrics by: Billy Barnes [earliest Broadway credit]. Musical Director: Billy Barnes. Associate Musical Director: Armin Hoffman. Scenic Design by Glenn Holse. Lighting Design by Peggy Clark. Costume supervision by Peggy Morrison and Berman Costume ... See more »
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In addition to Richard T. Jordan, his partner of nearly 30 years, Barnes is survived by his son, Tyler, from a 1950s marriage to Joyce Jameson that ended in divorce. See more »

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