Ray Conniff

American bandleader (1916–2002) / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Joseph Raymond Conniff (November 6, 1916 – October 12, 2002) was an American bandleader and arranger best known for his Ray Conniff Singers during the 1960s.

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Ray Conniff
Conniff in 1958
Conniff in 1958
Background information
Birth nameJoseph Raymond Conniff
Also known asJay Raye
Born(1916-11-06)November 6, 1916
Attleboro, Massachusetts, U.S.
DiedOctober 12, 2002(2002-10-12) (aged 85)
Escondido, California, U.S.
GenresBig band
Occupation(s)Composer, conductor
Instrument(s)Trombone, vocals