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 Alvino Rey

Alvino Rey

Birth
Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA
Death 24 Feb 2004 (aged 95)
Draper, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA
Memorial ID 8477272 · View Source
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Bandleader. Leader of the Alvino Rey Orchestra, he was a pedal steel guitarist who originated the singing sound of the electrified instrument. He was married to Luise King and was long known for his association with the Four King Sisters both on his recordings and their TV show, scoring several top 10 hits in the 1940s.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Always with Love
  • Added: 6 Mar 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8477272
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alvino Rey (1 Jul 1908–24 Feb 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8477272, citing Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .