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Charlie Byrd (I) (1925–1999)

Jazz composer and guitarist, noted for using his fingers in the classical style, rather than a flat pick in the typical jazz style, to play his instrument. Inspired by the Belgian guitarist Django Reinhardt, he later studied classical guitar under the self-trained Spanish maestro Andrés Segovia. In the early 1960's he was among the first musicians... See full bio »

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Known For

Sneakers Soundtrack
(1992)
Whatever Works Soundtrack
(2009)
Six Feet Under Soundtrack
(1961)

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 2012 The Good Wife (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Pants on Fire (2012) ... (performer: "Desfinado")
 2009 Whatever Works (performer: "Desafinado", "Menina Flor")
 2003 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Death Works Overtime (2003) ... (performer: "Corcovado")
 1992 Sneakers (performer: "The Girl From Ipanema", "Corcovado")
 1963 The Lively Ones (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (1963) ... (performer: "Meditation")
 1962 Bandstand (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 27 October 1962 (1962) ... (performer: "Desafinado")
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Lived for years in a brick colonial on Barnaby St., in the "Barnaby Woods" section of N.W. Washington, D.C. Coincidentally, did some recordings for the "Barnaby" record label owned by Andy Williams. See more »

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Virgo

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