Ted Grouya

Ted Grouya

Composer + Duke
Born Jul 31, 1910

Ted Grouya born Theodor Grouya in Bucharest, Romania, was a composer who studied composition with Nadia Boulanger. He wrote the jazz standard "Flamingo" (1941), first recorded by Herb Jeffries and Duke Ellington, and later recorded by Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass for their album S.R.O. (1966). Grouya also wrote the music for the film version of Our Hearts Were Young and Gay (1944) and other films.… Read More

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1910 Birth Born in 1910.


2000 90 Years Old Died in 2000.
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