Clayton, Buck [Wilbur Dorsey]
- Marc Rice
(b Parsons, KS, Nov 12, 1911; d New York, NY, Dec 8, 1991). American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer, and arranger. He grew up in a musical family, picking up trumpet at the age of 16. After playing in several ensembles in California, he took a band to Shanghai, China, in ...