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Dee Barton (1937–2001)

Dee Barton was born on September 18, 1937 in Houston, Mississippi, USA as De Wells Barton Jr. He was a composer, known for Play Misty for Me (1971), High Plains Drifter (1973) and Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974). He was married to Jane E. Earl and Jeri Catheryne Robinson. He died on December 3, 2001 in Brandon, Mississippi. See full bio »

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 1971 Play Misty for Me (producer: "Dirty Boogie" - uncredited)
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 1962 Jazz Scene USA (TV Series)
Self - Drums / Arranger
- Stan Kenton & His Orchestra (1962) ... Self - Drums / Arranger

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American composer of 70's and 80's action films. Trained at the University of North Texas College of Music, he worked as a drummer, trombonist and arranger in the orchestra of Stan Kenton between 1961 and 1963. In Los Angeles from 1965, he composed music for TV shows and jingles for commercials. He rejoined Kenton (1967-8) prior to forming his own big band. Heard during a gig in an LA nightclub ... See more »

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