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Stan Getz (1927–1991)

Stan Getz was born on February 2, 1927 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Stanley Gayetzby. He is known for his work on Ironside (1967), Whiplash (2014) and V for Vendetta (2005). He was married to Monica Silfverskiold and Beverly Byrne. He died on June 6, 1991 in Malibu, California, USA. See full bio »


(age 64) in Malibu, California, USA

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Ironside Music Department
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V for Vendetta
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 1991 The Marrying Man (musician: tenor saxophone solos)
 1990 In Defense of a Married Man (TV Movie) (music performer)
 1983 The Story of Piera (musician: saxophone solo)
 1981 Est-ce bien raisonnable? (musician: tenor and soprano sax)
 1979 Een pak slaag (musician: sax solos)
 1977 Mort d'un pourri (musician: saxophone)
 1967-1975 Ironside (TV Series) (musician - 195 episodes)
- The Rolling Y (1975) ... (musician: saxophone soloist)
- The Organizer (1975) ... (musician: saxophone soloist)
- A Matter of Life or Death (1975) ... (musician: saxophone soloist)
- The Faded Image (1975) ... (musician: saxophone soloist)
- The Return of Eleanor Rogers (1975) ... (musician: saxophone soloist)
 1969-1970 The Courtship of Eddie's Father (TV Series) (musician - 22 episodes)
- I Thought, You Thought (1970) ... (musician: saxophone)
- The Important Word Is 'And' (1970) ... (musician: saxophone)
- A Loaf of Bread, a Bar of Soap and a Jar of Peanut Butter (1970) ... (musician: saxophone soloist)
- The Unbirthday Present (1970) ... (musician: saxophone)
- Money Is a Five Letter Word (1970) ... (musician: saxophone)
 1965 Mickey One (musician: improvisations)
 1964 The Hanged Man (TV Movie) (composer: song "The Girl from Ipanema")
 1958 Youthful Sinners (musician)
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Album: "Groovin' High" (Crown Records). See more »

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Inducted into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1983. See more »


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