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Percy Faith
Birth: Apr. 7, 1908
Toronto
Toronto Municipality
Ontario, Canada
Death: Feb. 9, 1976
Encino
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Musician. Born in Toronto, Canada, he was orchestrator, composer and conductor, known for his arrangements of popular easy listening music. His career spanned five decades in radio, television, movies, Broadway and live concerts. As the musical director of Columbia Records in the 1950s, he arranged and conducted hit records by Tony Bennett, Doris Day, Johnny Mathis and Sarah Vaughan. Many of his songs were classic instrumentals to include the Oscar-nominated "I'll Never Stop Loving You" (1955), Grammy Awards, Record of the Year for "Theme From A Summer Place" (1960) and "Love Theme from Romeo and Juliet" (1969). He died in Encino, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Dolly Faith (1909 - 1997)*
 
 Children:
  Marilyn Faith Leonard (1931 - 2010)*
  Peter Faith (1937 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillside Memorial Park
Culver City
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Garden of Memories, Court of Honor
GPS (lat/lon): 33.98053, -118.39132
 
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Record added: Nov 07, 1998
Find A Grave Memorial# 3826
Percy Faith
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Percy Faith
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Percy Faith
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RIP
- van bacon
 Added: Apr. 20, 2017
Remembering you today. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Apr. 7, 2017
You were born in my hometown. Thanks for all the great music.
- Rob Trow
 Added: Apr. 7, 2017
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