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Allen, Steve (1921 - 2000), radio and television presenter, songwriter, pianist, singer

Mark Tucker and Barry Kernfeld

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition, issue Published in print January 2002 |
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b New York, 16 Dec 1921; d Encino, CA, 30 Oct 2000). American radio and television presenter, songwriter, pianist, and singer. His parents were vaudeville performers, and he traveled extensively as a child. He took up piano at an early age, though his musical training was mainly informal; having played tuba for three years, he had piano lessons for about two years from the age of

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