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Riffault, France:

"Bennie Bonacio"  Custombilt model    (50's)

 

Born : September 04, 1903 in Mineo, Italy.
Died : January 10, 1974 in Clearwater, Florida.

Bennie Bonacio played in the bands of Lou Gold, Rudy Vallee, Paul Whiteman, André Kostalanetz, Morton Gould, Percy Faith and others.

 

Riffault used the same blank to make Couesnon Monopole mouthpieces.

 

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Bennie Bonacio mouthpiece Riffault Nicolas Trefeil 3.JPG
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