Lewis, Reggie, 1966-1993

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Pianist, arranger and dance band leader who led the orchestra at Sydney's Prince Edward Theatre during the 1940s. His wife, Barbara James, was the singer with the band and the daughter of banjoist Will James. Lewis died in 1977.

From the description of Papers of Reg Lewis and Barbara James [manuscript]. 1956-1961. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225849618

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creatorOf Lewis, Reg. Papers of Reg Lewis and Barbara James [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
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Composers--Archives
Musicians--Archives
Big band music
Popular music--1951-1960
Dance music
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Musicians
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Birth 1965-11-21

Death 1993-07-27

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