Acronyms that contain the term johnny rae
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Johnny Appleseed Heritage Center
Johnny Burke Childrens Foundation
Johnny Cake Ridge Park
Johnny Fratto Social Club
Johnny Hates Jazz
Johnny Just Come
Johnny Killed Nashville
Johnny Mountain, British Columbia, Canada
Johnny Rice (surfboard products)
Johnny The Homicidal Maniac
Johnny The Hommcidal Maniac
Johnny The Homocidal Maniac
What does johnny rae mean?
- Johnny Rae
- John Anthony Pompeo, better known as Johnny Rae, is an American jazz drummer and vibraphonist. Rae graduated from East Boston High School in 1952 and studied music at the New England Conservatory and at the Berklee College of Music in the early 1950s. His mother was a night club pianist in the Boston area. His first major professional gig was with Herb Pomeroy in 1953-54; following this he played with George Shearing, Johnny Smith, Ralph Sharon, Cozy Cole, Herbie Mann, Cal Tjader, Stan Getz, Gábor Szabó, Charlie Byrd, Earl Hines, Art Van Damme, and Barney Kessel. In addition to modern jazz, he also plays Latin jazz percussion. Since the 1980s Rae has worked in music education and has authored several instruction books. He was a disc jockey in San Francisco for many years. John was married to Mary Carroll, a San Francisco technical recruiter and author, for 3 years.