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Juan Tizol (1900–1984)

Puerto Rican valve trombonist, arranger and composer, musically educated by his uncle Manuel. Tizol moved to the U.S. in 1920 and first met Duke Ellington while playing trombone in the pit of the Howard Theatre in Washington, D.C.. After spells with Bobby Lee's Cottonpickers and the White Brothers Band, Tizol joined Ellington in 1929 and stayed ... See full bio »

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 2014 Whiplash (writer: "Caravan")
 2013 The Mark of Beauty (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Watashi no Fujisan (2013) ... (writer: "Caravan")
 2013 Gangster Squad (writer: "Perdido")
 2012 The Artist and the Model (writer: "Caravan")
 2011 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #18.177 (2011) ... (writer: "Caravan" - uncredited)
 2007 Mad Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (2007) ... (writer: "Caravan" - uncredited)
 2007 Evening (writer: "Perdido")
 2007 Ocean's Thirteen (writer: "Caravan" (1937))
 2007 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Second Coming (2007) ... (writer: "Caravan" - uncredited)
 2005 Breakfast on Pluto (writer: "Caravan" (1937))
 2002 Comedian (Documentary) (writer: "Caravan")
 2002 Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven (Video Game) (writer: "Caravan")
 2001 Ocean's Eleven (writer: "Caravan")
 2000 Chocolat (writer: "Caravan")
 1999 Sweet and Lowdown (writer: "Caravan" (1936))
 1999 The Thirteenth Floor (writer: "Caravan")
 1997 Seven Years in Tibet (writer: "Perdido")
 1990 Alice (writer: "Caravan" (1937))
 1990 Dolly and Her Lover (writer: "Caravan")
 1989 The Fabulous Baker Boys (writer: "Perdido")
 1988 Another Woman (writer: "Perdido" (1941))
 1980 Rough Cut (writer: "Caravan" - uncredited)
 1979 Série noire (performer: "Moonlight fiesta") / (writer: "Moonlight fiesta")
 1976 Temptations (writer: "Caravan" - uncredited)
 1976 Next Stop, Greenwich Village (writer: "Perdido")
 1973 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 19 April 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Caravan")
 1957 The Nat King Cole Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.12 (1957) ... (performer: "Three Blind Mice", "Lullaby of the Leaves" (uncredited), "Instrumental" (uncredited), "Opus One" (uncredited))
 1955 Rhythm and Blues Revue (Documentary) (writer: "Perdido")
 1955 Show Time at the Apollo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Harlem Merry-Go-Round ... (writer: "Caravan")
 1952/II Caravan (Short) (writer: "Caravan")
 1944/II Caravan (Short) (writer: "Caravan")
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