Musicians


The musicians who took part in the recording sessions for all of the Gerry Anderson series, films and commercial recordings, with music composed and conducted by Barry Gray.  The Musicians are listed here as a tribute to all the talented individuals who together created the unique Barry Gray sound.

Flute

A. Ackroyd

Bill Hudson

Bill Skeat

Bob Boddington

Bob Efford

Derek Grossmith

George Crozier

Gordon Beckenham

Gordon Heard

Jack Ellory

John Scott

Les Perry

Peter Hughes

Phil Goody

Roy Willox


Oboe

Aubrey Johnson

D. Wickins

D. Wooley

Harry Mier

Michael Dobson

Neil Black

Peter Graeme

Richard Morgan


Clarinet

Chester Smith

Cyril Reuben

Derek Collins

Frank Reidy

Gordon Lewin

Keith Bird

Ken Dryden

Ralph Bruce

Ted Thorne

Tom Whittle


Bassoon

Joe Castaldini

Norman Fawcett


Horn

Andrew McGavin

Barry Castle

Derek Taylor

Frank Rycroft

Ian Harper

Jan Harper

Jim Buck Jnr

Jim Buck Snr

John Burdon

Neil Saunders

Peter Civil

Richard Merry

Shirley Hopkins

Tim Brown

Tony Randall

Tony Tunstall



 

Trumpet

Albert Hall

Bill Shakespeare

Bob Pratt

Derek Healey

Fred Clayton

George Taylor

Paul Tangay

Ron Hunt

Tommy McQuater


Trombone

Bill Geldard

Bob Lam

Jack Armstrong

Jack Irving

Jack Thirlwell

Jock Bain

Maurice Gee

Maurice Pratt

Rick Kennedy

Wally Smith


Tuba

Alf Reece

Lew Farrar

Martin Fry

Ron Snyder


Percussion

Alan Ganley

Alan Hakin

Andy White

Barry Morgan

Bobbie Midgely

Bobby Kevin

Dennis Lopez

Dennis McCarthy

Derek price

Don Lawson

Eric Allan

Gilbert Webster

Jock Cummings

Joe King

John Blanchard

Len Johnson

Les Dawson

Ron Verrell

Roy Webster

Stan Barrett

Steve Whittaker

Terry Cox

Tristan Fry


Harp

Cherry Isherwood

David Snell

John Marson

Michael Jeffries

Tryphena Partridge

Cordovox/Transicord/

Accordion

Brian Dexter

Henry Krein

Jack Emblow

John Coleman

Reg Hogarth


Piano/Celeste

Gordon Longford

Henry Krein

Jackie Brown

Robert Docker

Ted Rubach


Organ/Hammond Organ

Bill Davies

Graham Todd

Harold Smart

Harry Stoneham

Henry Krein


Harpsichord

Ron Price


Ondes Martenot

Sylvette Allart


Harmonica

Tommy Reilly


Guitar

Alan Metcalft

Alan Weighell

Bert Weedon

Billy Bell

Dave Goldberg

Dave Perkins

Dave Richmond

Don Sandford

Eric Kershaw

Ike Isaacs

Jack Llewellyn

Jim Sullivan

Jud Proctor

Mike Morgan

Richard Tattersall

Roland Harker

Ron Prentice

Roy Plummer

Ted Wadmore

Terry Walsh

Vic Flick


Violin

Alan Loveday

Alan Merrick

Alec Firman

Arthur Price

Bernard Morrison

Bill Reid

Billy Miller

Brian Hill

Brian Smith

Charles Katz

D. Bradley

Dan Levan

Dave Wolfsthal

David Katz

David McCallum

Dennis McConnell

Derek Colyer

Derek Jacobs

Eric Eden

Fred Swidlof

George French

Harry Martell

Henry Datyner

J Rothstein

Jack Fields

Jack Greenstone

Jack Mandel

Jack Rostine

Jacqueline Ward

Jeff Wakefield

Joe Hitchenor

John Davies

John Jezzard

John Kirkland

John Sharp

Julian Gaillard

Kevin Duffy

Lew Sofier

Lionel Monte

Lou Whiteson

Louis Stevens

M. Salpeter

M. Tomalin

Maurie Taylor

Michael Rennie

Neil Watson

Nic Mernick

Norman Lederman

Pat Hollings

Percy Coates

R. Cohen

Ralph Elman

Ray Moseley

Raymond Keenlyside

Reg Leopold

Reg Pursglove

S. Parrington

Syd Margo

Syd Sax

Ted Bryett

Tony Gilbert

Trevor Williams

W. Armon

William Reed

Viola

Alfred Friedlander

Bernard Davis

Bing James

Brian Hawkins

Dave Bellman

Gwynne Edwards

George Turnland

Graeme Scott

Harry Danks

Herbert Powell

Hugo Linden

John Coulling

John Dyer

John Graham

John Myers

Josh Glazier

Ken Essex

Mark Beard

Maurice Loban

Stephen Shingles

Ian Jewel

John Underwood


Cello

Alan Ford

Bill Demont

Bram Martin

Charles Ford

Clive Amstee

Dennis Vigay

Don Smith

Edward Holmes

Ernest Greaves

Fred Alexander

Henry Elman

John Shinebourne

Ken Heath

Lionel Ross

Philip Brothers

Reg Kilbey


Bass

Arthur Watts

Chris Staunton

Dennis Bowden

Frank Donison

Joe Muddel

John Honeyman

Ron Peters

Tim Bell

Wish Beers


This issue no 15 of the Fanderson magazine - FAB featured 15 pages on Barry Gray including interviews with Barry and some of the musicians as well.