Date of Birth
28 May 1912, Flushing, New York, USA
Composer, songwriter ("Manana", "It's A Good
Day"), guitarist, conductor and arranger,
educated at Flushing High School and in
private music study. He was a guitarist in the
bands of Wingy Manone and Red Norvo, then
joined the Artie Shaw and Benny Goodman
orchestras. He conducted and arranged for
record companies and joined ASCAP in 1947,
collaborating with Peggy Lee and Henry Beau.
His other popular-song compositions include:
"You Was Right, Baby"; "What More Can a
Woman Do?"; "I Don't Know Enough About
You"; "Forever Paganini"; "Forever Nicki" and
"Just an Old Love of Mine".
Imbd Artist Biography - David Barbour
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