Ray Bauduc

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Birthday
18, 1906
Birthplace
Louisiana
Death Date
Jan 8, 1988 (81)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
18, 1906
Birthplace
Louisiana
Death Date
Jan 8, 1988 (81)

About

American jazz drummer best remembered for his work during the 30's and 40's with the groups The Bob Crosby Orchestra and The Bobcats.

Before Fame

He got his start performing on radio broadcasts during the early days of radio.

Trivia

His drum setup was unusual for its time, featuring cowbells, woodblocks, and tom-toms.

Family Life

His father was cornetist Jules Bauduc.

Associated With

He and saxophonist Jimmy Dorsey both served stints in the band The Scranton Sirens.