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Arvell Shaw (1923–2002)

Arvell Shaw was born on September 15, 1923 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Arvell James Shaw. He is known for his work on Stardust Memories (1980), The Glenn Miller Story (1954) and Satchmo the Great (1957). He was married to Madeleine. He died on December 5, 2002 in Roosevelt, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Sun, May 26 4:00 PM EDT on TCM (276)

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Stardust Memories Music Department
Satchmo the Great Himself - Arvell Shaw
BP Super Show Himself - Double Bass


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 1956 High Society
Louis' Bassist (uncredited)
 1954 The Glenn Miller Story
Arvell Shaw
 1951 The Strip
Bass Player (uncredited)
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 1980 Stardust Memories (featured musician: Jazz Heaven Orchestra)
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 1989 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
 1972 Timex All-Star Swing Festival (TV Special)
 1965 Hallo Satchmo (Documentary short)
 1963 BP Super Show (TV Series)
Himself - Double Bass
- Episode dated 13 April 1963 (1963) ... Himself - Double Bass
 1957 Satchmo the Great (Documentary)
Himself - Arvell Shaw
 1950 Cavalcade of Bands (TV Series)
- Episode #1.36 (1950) ... Himself

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