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Pete Jolly (1932–2004)

Pete Jolly was born on June 5, 1932 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Peter A. Ceragioli Jr. He is known for his work on One from the Heart (1981), Bird (1988) and City Heat (1984). He died on November 6, 2004 in Pasadena, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

One from the Heart
One from the Heart Music Department
Bird Soundtrack
City Heat
City Heat Soundtrack
This World, Then the Fireworks


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 1997 This World, Then the Fireworks (musician: piano/organ)
 1981 One from the Heart (musician: piano, accordion)
 1967 Urbanissimo (Short) (musician: solo)
 1960 BUtterfield 8 (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1959 Never So Few (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1959 The Best of Everything (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1957 Three Little Bops (Short) (musician: piano - uncredited)
 1956 The Wild Party (musician: piano solos)
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  The Blues (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2003) (writer - 1 episode, 2003)
- Piano Blues (2003) ... (performer: "Little Bird") / (writer: "Little Bird")
 1988 Bird (performer: "Reno Jam Session", "Young Bird")
 1984 City Heat ("Montage Blues")
 1981 One from the Heart (performer: "The Wages Of Love", "Picking Up After You", "Broken Bicycles", "I Beg Your Pardon", "Circus Girl", "Presents")
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 1958 I Want to Live!
Jazz Combo Member
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 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary)
- Piano Blues (2003) ... Himself
 1956 Stars of Jazz (TV Series)
- Episode dated 13 August 1956 (1956) ... Himself

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He started playing the accordion when he was 3. At age 7, he was on a radio show,"Hobby Lobby", and the announcer mispronounced his surname Ceragioli as "Jolly". See more »


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