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David Nason Blume
Birth: Jun. 26, 1931
Roxbury
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 2006
Sylmar
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Musician, Composer. He majored in journalism at Northeastern University, and began copy editing for The Los Angeles Times in 1973 and stayed with the newspaper until 1999. He also produced several albums in the 1970s and owned Cafe Danssa in Los Angeles that he was still operating at the time of his death. His real passion was music and he began an early use of synthesizers and quadraphonic sound in the 1970's. He co-wrote Cyrkle's, 1966 hit "Turn Down Day," as well as the title songs for several films in the 1960s, including "The Shakiest Gun in the West," with Don Knotts and "What's So Bad About Feeling Good?," with Mary Tyler Moore and George Peppard. Married to folk singer Carolyn Hester, he died at age 74 from complications of a stroke. (I am unable to locate disposition)  (bio by: Elizabeth Reed) 
 
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 Parents:
  Leo Blume (1896 - 1957)
  Martha Baum Blume (1897 - 1979)
 
Burial:
Jewish Benevolent Cemetery
West Roxbury
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Elizabeth Reed
Record added: Apr 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13844081
David Nason Blume
Added by: Amy Blume
 
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- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: Mar. 15, 2014
RIP
- Mike Caldwell
 Added: Mar. 15, 2014
God bless you today and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Jun. 26, 2013
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