Frank Buono - Italian Community Archives of San Diego
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Nikki Jean Buono, Nick Buono and Patsy (Parker) Buono. In 1939, Nick was playing in
Los Angeles with Johnny "Scat" Davies and his music makers. While playing at the
Blackhawk Cafe in Chicago he got a wire from Harry James and was first trumpeter
starting in 1940 for 32 years. His wife Patsy (Parker) Buono sang with Harry James
and the Ted Weems orchestras.