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Wes Montgomery (I) (1925–1968)

Wes Montgomery was born on March 6, 1925 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA as John Leslie Montgomery. He was married to Serene. He died on June 15, 1968 in Indianapolis. See full bio »

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Anything Else Soundtrack
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 2015 Black Mass (performer: "Polka Dots and Moonbeams")
 2013 The Trials of Cate McCall (performer: "Tune Up")
  The Mark of Beauty (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Watashi no Fujisan (2013) ... (performer: "Far Wes") / (writer: "Far Wes")
 2012 The Central Park Five (Documentary) (as John L. 'Wes' Montgomrey, "Next Level") / (writer: "Next Level" - as John L. 'Wes' Montgomery)
 2009 The Missing Person (performer: "In Your Own Sweet Way")
 2003 Anything Else (performer: "Gone with the Wind")
 2003 The Night We Called It a Day (writer: "In and Out" - as John L. (Wes)
 1996 Bullet (writer: "Next Level")
 1992 Husbands and Wives (performer: "West Coast Blues" (1960) - as John L. {Wes} Montgomery) / (writer: "West Coast Blues" (1960) - as John L. {Wes} Montgomery)
 1974 Breakdown (performer: "Bumpin' on Sunset" - uncredited) / (writer: "Bumpin' on Sunset" - uncredited)
 1970 Maidstone (performer: "Love Theme from 'The Sandpiper' (The Shadow of Your Smile)")
 1967 The Hollywood Palace (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.13 (1967) ... (performer: "Trains and Boats and Planes")
 1965 NDR Jazz Workshops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- No. 39 (1965) ... (writer: "West Coast Blues", "Four On Six", "Twisted Blues")
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CD: "The Complete Riverside Recordings" (Fantasy) (12-disc set) See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | See more »

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