Peter De Luke Sr.

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Peter De Luke Sr.
Interview Date: May 15, 2012
Job Title: Band Director, Musician
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Peter De Luke Sr. taught music in the public school system in New York for over 25 years.  His zest for encouraging young students to make music has been a strong focus of Pete’s even after his formal teaching days were over.  In addition to his teaching career was a very impressive performance and singing career that began when he was a boy and continued well after retirement.  Pete played saxophone and sang in a number of dance bands such as Sammy Kaye’s Orchestra as well as with swing bands led by Benny Goodman, Gene Krupa and Jimmy Dorsey. 

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