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1.
Sweet and Lowdown (1999) as Song ("Shine")
Emmet Ray, according to himself, was the greatest jazz guitarist of the 1920s and 1930s. At least in New York, anyway. Although Ray certainly had a signature style and a melodic skill, those who knew Ray best admit that perhaps he was best known in his extra-musical roles -- as a pimp and a kleptoma
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Wild Man Blues (1997) as Song ("Shine")
A documentary chronicling Woody Allen's jazz band as it tours Europe, beginning with the tour's opening at the San Remo Festival in Spain.
3.
Jazz Ball (1958) as Composer
4.
The Benny Goodman Story (1956) as Composer
The legendary band leader fights to make swing acceptable.
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The Eddy Duchin Story (1956) as Composer
The famed pianist loses the love of his life and almost loses his son''''s love as well.
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Casablanca (1942) as Composer
An American saloon owner in North Africa is drawn into World War II when his lost love turns up.
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Birth of the Blues (1941) as Composer
Jeff grows up near Basin Street in New Orleans, playing his clarinet with the dock workers. He puts together a band, the Basin Street Hot-Shots, which includes a cornet player, Memphis. They struggle to get their jazz music accepted by the cafe society of the city. Betty Lou joins their band as a singer and gets Louie to show her how to do scat singing. Memphis and Jeff both fall in love with Betty Lou.
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Social Register (1934) as Composer
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Social Register (1934) as Spec mus comp

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