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  1. Pete Fountain. Pete Fountain. Skip navigation Sign in. Search. Home Trending History Get YouTube Premium Get YouTube TV Best of YouTube Music Sports Gaming Movies & Shows News Live Fashion Learning Spotlight ° Video.
  2. Aug 06,  · Find Pete Fountain bio, music, credits, awards, New Orleans Jazz Revival Dixieland Jazz Instrument Trumpet Jazz. Also Known As. Pierre Dewey LaFontaine, Jr. Submit Corrections. Pete Fountain Biography Album Highlights. Pete Fountain.
  3. Pete Fountain (born Pierre Dewey LaFontaine, Jr.; July 3, – August 6, ) was an American jazz clarinetist based in New Orleans, Louisiana. He played in various traditional and contemporary genres of jazz, such as Dixieland, pop jazz, honky-tonk jazz, as well as pop, and Creole music.
  4. Taking up the clarinet as a small boy, Fountain was sufficiently adept to play and record before he was out of his teens. In the early 50s he worked with various bands in his home town, including the Basin Street Six. In he formed his own small band and for the next couple of years played with this group and with the Dukes Of Dixieland.
  5. Pete Fountain was born on July 3, in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Pierre Dewey LaFontaine Jr. He was married to Beverly Lang. He died on August 6, in New Orleans.
  6. Pete Fountain's New Orleans Pete Fountain Presents The Best Of Dixieland Pete Fountain. out of 5 stars Audio CD. $ The vastly popular clarinetist and New Orleans stalwart Pete Fountain recorded this album just after the end of his hugely popular two-year stint on Lawrence Welk's Sunday-evening television show. He quit to /5(25).
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  9. Pierre Dewey LaFontaine Jr., known professionally as Pete Fountain, was an American jazz clarinetist.

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