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Raymond Scott

Raymond ScottAKA Harry Warnow

Born: 10-Sep-1908
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 8-Feb-1994
Location of death: Van Nuys, CA
Cause of death: Pneumonia

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Musician, Inventor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Powerhouse, invented the sequencer

Synthesizer enthusiast, inventor of the sequencer. Colleague of Robert Moog. Many of Scott's compositions, especially Powerhouse, were appropriated by Carl Stalling for his Looney Tunes scores.

Father: Joseph Warnow (music store owner)
Mother: Sarah Warnow
Brother: Mark Warnow (b. 1900, d. 1949)
Wife: Pearl Zimney (m. 1935, div. 1950, one daughter, one son)
Daughter: Carolyn
Son: Stanley
Wife: Dorothy Collins (singer, m. 1952, div. 1964, two daughters)
Daughter: Deborah
Daughter: Elizabeth
Wife: Mitzi Curtis (m. Jan-1967)

    High School: Brooklyn Technical High School, Brooklyn, NY
    University: Juilliard School of Music, New York, NY (1931)

    Stroke 1987
    Jewish Ancestry
    Russian Ancestry

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    Happy Landing (23-Jan-1938)
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    Ali Baba Goes to Town (22-Oct-1937)

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