Art Van Damme

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Birthday
9, 1920
Birthplace
Norway
Death Date
Feb 15, 2010 (89)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
9, 1920
Birthplace
Norway
Death Date
Feb 15, 2010 (89)

About

American jazz accordionist who performed on The Dave Garroway Show and other NBC programs.

Before Fame

He started playing the accordion when he was nine years old and later joined Ben Bernie's Band.

Trivia

He had his own, fifteen-minute segment, The Art Van Damme Show, on NBC radio.

Family Life

He had three children with his wife.

Associated With

He adapted some of Benny Goodman's jazz classics for the accordion.