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Cafe Songbook Performer Index
(last names beginning with "P-Q")

Only performers who currently appear on Cafe Songbook pages are included.

 

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Performance(s) on Cafe Songbook
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Patti Page
(born Clara Ann Fowler, November 8, 1927, Claremore, Oklahoma, US, - died January 1, 2013, age 85,
Encinitas, California, US -- pop and country singer)

album cover: Patti Page "Near to You"
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Charlie Parker
(born Charles Parker, Jr. August 29, 1920, Kansas City, Kansas, US - died March 12, 1955, age 34, New York City -- jazz saxophonist, aka "Bird.")

album cover: Charlie Parker "The Complete Savoy & Dial Master Takes"
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Steven Pasquale
(born November 18, 1976, Hershey Pennsylvania, US -- actor and singer)


album cover: Stephen Pasquale "Somethin' Like Love"
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Joe Pass
(born Joseph Anthony Jacobi Passalaqua
January 13, 1929. New Brunswick, New Jersey, US, - died May 23, 1994, age 65, Los Angeles, California US -- jazz guitarist)

album cover: Joe Pass "Unforgettable"
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Mandy Patinkin
(born Mandel Bruce Patinkin, November 30, 1952, Chicago, Illinois, US -- actor and singer)

album cover: "Mandy Patinkin"
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Les Paul
(born Lester William Polsfuss, June 9, 1915, Waukesha, WI US -
died: August 12, 2009, White Plains, NY US)


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Dave Pell Octet
(Dave Pell born David Pell
born: February 26, 1925, Brooklyn, New York -- American jazz saxophonist and bandleader best known for leading a cool jazz octet in the 1950s)


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Ken Peplowski
(born May 23, 1959, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S. -- jazz clarinetist and saxophonist)

album cover: Ken Peplowski "Last Swing of the Century"
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Oscar Peterson
(born Oscar Emmanuel Peterson, August 15, 1925, Montreal, Quebec, Canada - died December 23, 2007, age 82, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada -- jazz pianist, also composer and singer)


album cover: Oscar Peterson Plays the George Gershwin Songbook

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album cover: Oscar Peterson "Exclusively for My Friends"

Madeleine Peyroux
(born January 1, 1974, Athens, Georgia US -- singer and guitarist)

album cover: Madelyn Peyroux "Half The Perfect World"
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Walter Pidgeon
(born Walter Davis Pidgeon, September 23 1897, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada - died September 25, 1984, age 87, Santa Monica, California, US -- actor, also a singer)

album cover: Cinderella [ CBS Television LP Vinyl Record, featuring Walter Pidgeon as the king]
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The Pied Pipers
(American vocal group active from 1930s forward - members have included Jo Stafford and Mel Tormé)

album cover: The Pied Pipers Capitol Collectors Series
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Bucky Pizzarelli
(born John Paul Pizzarelli, January 9, 1926, Paterson, New Jersey, US -- jazz guitarist nicknamed "Bucky")

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John Pizzarelli
(born John Paul Pizzarelli, Jr., April 6, 1960, Paterson, New Jersey, US -- jazz guitarist and singer, also a songwriter)

album cover: John Pizzarelli "With A Song In My Heart"
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Janet Planet
(jazz singer)


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The Platters
(rhythm and blues, and rock and roll vocal group
active 1954 to 1970 as originally constituted)

album cover: The Platters "The Magic Touch: An Anthology"
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Eleanor Powell
(born Eleanor Torrey Powell, November 21, 1912, Springfield, Massachusetts, US - died February 11, 1982 (age 69) Beverly Hills, California, US -- dancer and actress)


Eleanor Powell in "Born to Dance" and "Lady Be Good"
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Dick Powell
(born Richard Ewing Powell
November 14, 1904, Mountain View, Arkansas, US - died January 2, 1963, age 58, West Los Angeles, California, -- actor, singer, producer, director)

album cover: Dick Powell "In Hollywood" (Art Deco Series)
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Elvis Presley
Andre Previn
(now named André George Previn, born Andreas Ludwig Priwin, April 6, 1929, Berlin, Germany -- pianist, conductor, composer)

album cover: Andre Previn "Alone"
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Ruth Price
(born April 27, 1938, Phoenixville, Pensylvania, US -- jazz singer and owner of the Jazz Bakery in Los Angeles)

album cover: "Ruth Price With Shelly Manne & His Men At The Manne-Hole"
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Arthur Prysock
(born January 1, 1924, Spartanburg, South Carolina US - died June 21, 1997, age 73, Hamilton, Bermuda -- jazz singer)

album cover: "Arthur Prysock Count Basie"
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The Puppini Sisters
(jazz and pop close harmony vocal trio originating in London, 2004)

album cover: The Puppini Sisters "Hollywood"
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Performers on "P" - "Q" Page
(Click name to go directly to entry)

Patti Page
Charlie Parker
Steven Pasquale
Joe Pass
Mandy Patinkin
Les Paul
Dave Pell Octet
Ken Peplowski
Oscar Peterson
Madelyn Peyroux
Walter Pidgeon
The Pied Pipers
Bucky Pizzarelli
John Pizzarelli
Janet Planet
The Platters
Dick Powell
Eleanor Powell
Elvis Presley
Andre Previn
Ruth Price
Arthur Prysock
Puppini Sisters
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