Rayburn Wright

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Rayburn Wright (1922-1990) was an American trombonist, composer, arranger and conductor, and professor of jazz studies and contemporary media at the Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, New York, United States.[1][2]

In 1982 Wright produced a book and CD, Inside the Score: a detailed analysis of 8 classic jazz ensemble charts by Sammy Nestico, Thad Jones and Bob Brookmeyer, published by Kendor Music.[3]


  1. ^ "Rayburn Wright". Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester. Retrieved 14 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Rayburn Wright, Conductor, Teacher And Trombonist, 67". New York Times. 23 March 1990. Retrieved 14 September 2012. 
  3. ^ "Rayburn Wright". Composers. Kendor Music. Retrieved 14 September 2012. 

Rayburn also came out with a great book with Fred Carlin called "On the Track" about film scoring with many examples from film composers currently working at the time.