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Chico Hamilton (1921–2013)

Composer | Soundtrack | Music Department

Composer, conductor and drummer who formed his first band with schoolmates Ernie Royal, Charlie Mingus and Illinois Jacquet. He played in the orchestras of Lionel Hampton, Lester Young, Floyd Ray, ... read full biography
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Sep 21, 1921 (died Nov 25, 2013)
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Past Television (1 title) Episodes
The Gerald McBoing-Boing Show (1956)
(TV Series) - Composer (theme music) (1 episode, 1956) Composer (theme music) (1 episode, 1956)   See fewer
The Election/The Fifty-First Dragon/Twirlinger Twins in the Ballet Lesson (1956) Season 1, Episode 6 - Composer (theme music) Composer (theme music)   See fewer
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Self (8 titles) Budget U.S. Gross Worldwide
The Jazz Baroness (2009)
Himself Himself   See fewer
£400K
Independent Lens (2007)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2007) Himself (1 episode, 2007)   See fewer
Billy Strayhorn: Lush Life (Feb 1, 2007) Season 8, Episode 14 - Himself Himself   See fewer
DEM 1.1MM
Jazz on a Summer's Day (1959)
Himself Himself   See fewer
Timex All-Star Jazz Show (1958)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1958) Himself (1 episode, 1958)   See fewer
Episode dated 10 November 1958 (Nov 10, 1958) Himself Himself   See fewer
The Big Record (1957)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1957) Himself (1 episode, 1957)   See fewer
Episode #1.6 (Oct 23, 1957) Season 1, Episode 6 - Himself Himself   See fewer
Cool and Groovy (1956)
(Short) - Himself Himself   See fewer
$10K
Archive Footage (2 titles) Budget U.S. Gross Worldwide
The 56th Annual Grammy Awards (2014)
(TV Special) - Himself - Jazz Drummer / Bandleader (In Memoriam) (archive footage) Himself - Jazz Drummer / Bandleader (In Memoriam) (archive footage)   See fewer
Bert Stern: Original Madman (2011)
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
$34K
$34K
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