Deuchar, Jimmy

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Deuchar, Jimmy Gender: M
Deuchar, James
born on 26 June 1930 at 15:15 (= 3:15 PM )
Place Dundee, Scotland, 56n28, 3w00
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Clifford
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 04°14' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 04°30 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 22°49'


Scottish composer and arranger for the BBC, bandleader and jazz trumpeter. Deuchar started as a jazz trumpeter from 1950, became a member of the Johnny Dankworth Seven and from 1957-1971, his reputation enabled him to travel with the big bands in Europe and the U.S.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : New Job 1950 (Started as a jazz trumpeter)
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1957 (International performances with the bands, 14 years)

Source Notes

Frank C. Clifford quotes Caroline Gerard from B.C., British Entertainers 1997


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Composer and arranger)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Conductor (Bandleader)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Jazz trumpeter)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Jazz
  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem (Musical band)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work (International performances)