Billy Strayhorn

William Thomas Strayhorn

Also known as B. Strahorn, B. Straygorn, B. Strayhorn, B. Strayhorne, B. Straynhorne, B. Strayton, B.Strayhorn, Bill Strayhorn, Billy Stayhorn, Billy Strahorn, Billy Strayhorn All Stars, Billy Strythorne, Б. Стрейхорн, Билли Стрэйхорн, S.Strayhorn, Strahorn, Stray Horn, Strayhoen, Strayhom, Strayhorh, Strayhorm, Strayhorn, W. Strayhorn, William Strayhorn, William Thomas "Billy" Strayhorn, William Thomas 'Billy' Strayhorn, William Thomas Strayhorn, Williams Thomas "Billy" Strayhorn

Discography of Billy Strayhorn:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Piano Duets: Great Times! 12 Audio 1989-04-07
2 A Proper Introduction To Billy Strayhorn: Passion Flower 21 Audio 2004 Proper Records Ltd.
3 The Nutcracker Suite 9 Audio 1960
4 Swing Masters Cottontail 12 Audio Riverside Records
5 I Grandi Del Jazz 9 Audio 1979 Fabbri Editori
6 Johnny Hodges With Billy Strayhorn And The Orchestra 11 Audio 1962 Verve Records
7 Swing Masters Cottontail 12 Audio Riverside Records
8 The Peaceful Side 10 Audio 1996 Capitol Jazz
9 Piano Duets: Great Times! 12 Audio 1984
10 Take The "A" Train / Liberation Blues 4 Audio
11 Piano Duets - Great Times! 12 Audio 2006-11-13
12 Billy Strayhorn's All Stars 8 Audio 1951 Mercer Records
13 Plays The Music Of Billy Strayhorn 10 Audio 1987 Concord Jazz
14 Peer Gynt Suites Nos. 1 & 2 / Suite Thursday 11 Audio 1961 CBS
15 Swing Masters Cottontail 12 Audio Riverside Records
16 The Peaceful Side 10 Audio 1963 United Artists Jazz
17 The Nutcracker Suite 9 Audio 1992 Columbia
18 The Nutcracker Suite 9 Audio CBS
19 Johnny Hodges With Billy Strayhorn And The Orchestra 11 Audio 2013
20 Great Arrangers And Composers 39 Audio 1984 The Franklin Mint Record Society
21 The Nutcracker Suite 9 Audio 1960 Columbia
22 The Nutcracker Suite 9 Audio 2012 Hallmark Music & Entertainment
23 The Nutcracker Suite 9 Audio CBS
24 Johnny Hodges With Billy Strayhorn And The Orchestra 11 Audio Mercury
25 Piano Duets: Great Times! 12 Audio 1984
26 In A Blue Summer Garden / Great Times 2 Audio Jazz Selection
27 I Grandi Del Jazz 9 Audio 1979 Fabbri Editori


Born : November 29, 1915 in Dayton, Ohio.

Died : May 31, 1967 in New York City.

Billy Strayhorn was an African-American composer, pianist and arranger, best known for his successful collaboration with bandleader and composer Duke Ellington lasting two decades. The composition most closely associated with Strayhorn is "Lush Life".


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