Barney Gilbraith

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Barney started in Concert Party as a light comedian, singer and pianist. Later he went into the mainstream band business and immediately prior to World War II was very successful playing jazz on the accordion. He then volunteered with the quartet staying together and they all joined the Royal Air Force. They entertained the rank and file R.A.F. personnel from the south-coast to Oban in the Hebrides. They were also very popular with the commissioned ranks at Officers' Messes as they were in effect a top class night club band. Read more...


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