|Birth name||Terrence Paul Jorden|
|Also known as||Terry Day|
|Born||February 8, 1942|
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Died||November 19, 2004 (aged 62)|
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
|Occupation(s)||Record producer, session musician, songwriter|
Terrence Paul Melcher (born Terrence Paul Jorden, February 8, 1942 – November 19, 2004) was an American musician and record producer. He produced the Byrds. He produced their hit cover versions of Bob Dylan's "Mr. Tambourine Man" and Pete Seeger's "Turn! Turn! Turn!". He was the son of actress Doris Day and Day's first husband, Al Jorden. Day's third husband, Martin Melcher, adopted him in 1951.
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- Gilliland, John (1969). "Show 33 – Revolt of the Fat Angel: American musicians respond to the British invaders. [Part 1]" (audio). Pop Chronicles. Digital.library.unt.edu.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) Track 2.
- Doris Day's beloved son Terry Melcher dies at 62..., dorisdaytribute.com, November 25, 2004.