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Max van Gelder Net Worth

Max van Gelder Net Worth is
$1.5 Million

Max van Gelder Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Max van Gelder (12 February 1916 – 2 October 2004), professionally known as Max Geldray, was a jazz harmonica player. Best known for providing the musical interludes for The Goon Show, he was also credited as being the first harmonica player to embrace the jazz style.Geldray was born in the Netherlands and played jazz in England, Belgium, France and his home country, before settling in Britain at the outbreak of the Second World War; he was wounded during the Invasion of Normandy. He appeared in nearly every episode of The Goon Show, providing one of the musical interludes and the closing music for each programme. After The Goon Show series finished in 1960, he settled in the US, where he worked as an entertainer in the Reno casinos alongside the likes of Sarah Vaughan and Billy Daniels. Moving to Palm Springs, he eventually became a part-time counsellor at the Betty Ford Center. He was married twice and has one son. Geldray died in 2004 at the age of 88.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthFebruary 12, 1916
Died2004-10-02
Place Of BirthAmsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
ProfessionActor, Composer, Music Department
Star SignAquarius
#Fact
1Was a regular performer on the BBC radio comedy show "The Goon Show" during the 1950s.
2Formed an amateur harmonica group, "The Blow Hards", as musical therapy for patients at the Stroke Center in Palm Springs.
3Professional Harmonica player

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Short History of Man and Music: Part 21957TV Short
Son of Fred1956TV SeriesVarious / Various Characters
A Show Called Fred1956TV SeriesVarious Characters
The Idiot Weekly, Price 2d1956TV SeriesVarious Characters

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Last Goon Show of All1972TV Movie

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
BBC Sunday-Night Play1961TV Mini-Series incidental music - 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Highway1987TV SeriesHimself
The Last Goon Show of All1972TV MovieHimself
Home in Time1960TV SeriesHimself
The Night and the Music1958TV SeriesHimself
Six-Five Special1957-1958TV SeriesHimself
Hancock's Half Hour1957TV SeriesHimself
Hits and Misses1957TV SeriesHimself
Carole's Country Club1957TV SeriesHimself
The Ted Ray Show1956TV SeriesHimself
Music-Hall1949TV SeriesHimself
New to You1947TV SeriesHimself

Known for movies


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