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Sonny Terry

Born: 
10/24/1911
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Died: 
03/11/1986
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Years Active: 
1930's-1980's

Saunders Terrell, better known as Sonny Terry, was a blind American blues musician. He was widely known for his energetic blues harmonica style, which frequently included vocal whoops and hollers, and imitations of trains and fox hunts.

Discography

Released: 1960
Released: 1961

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 02/10/1973 The Boarding House San Francisco California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 02/11/1973 The Boarding House San Francisco California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 03/08/1973 The Lion's Share San Anselmo California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 04/19/1973 The Main Point Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 04/20/1973 The Main Point Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 04/21/1973 The Main Point Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 04/22/1973 The Main Point Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 06/29/1973 Montreux Jazz Festival (3) Montreux Vaud Switzerland
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 11/20/1973 Great Southeast Music Hall Atlanta Georgia USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 11/21/1973 Great Southeast Music Hall Atlanta Georgia USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 11/22/1973 Great Southeast Music Hall Atlanta Georgia USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 11/23/1973 Great Southeast Music Hall Atlanta Georgia USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 11/24/1973 Great Southeast Music Hall Atlanta Georgia USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 11/25/1973 Great Southeast Music Hall Atlanta Georgia USA
A Night of the Blues 01/11/1974 Hunter College Assembly Hall NYC New York USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 03/05/1974 The Egress Vancouver British Columbia Canada
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 03/06/1974 The Egress Vancouver British Columbia Canada
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 03/07/1974 The Egress Vancouver British Columbia Canada
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 03/22/1974 Montezuma Hall San Diego California USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 04/07/1974 Brooklyn Academy of Music Brooklyn New York USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 04/16/1974 The Main Point Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 04/17/1974 The Main Point Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania USA
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 09/11/1974 Baceda's Vancouver British Columbia Canada
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 09/12/1974 Baceda's Vancouver British Columbia Canada
Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee 10/15/1974 Exit/In Nashville Tennessee USA

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