12 December

Juhani Aaltonengarne
Saxophone, Flute, b.1935, Kouvola, Finland

Alex Acuna
Drums, b.1944, Pativilca, Peru

Toshiko Akiyoshi
Piano, b.1929, Dairen, Manchuria

Eddie Barefield
Clarinet, b.1909 d.1991, Scandia, IA

Gary Barone
Trumpet, b.1941, Detroit, MI

Michael Carvin
Drums, b.1944, Houston, TX

Bert Etta “Lady Bird” Davis
Alto Sax, b.1903, San Antonio, TX

Bruce Ditmas
Drums, b.1946, Atlantic City, NJ

Bob Dorough
Vocal, Piano, Songwriter, Lyricist, b.1923, Cherry Hill, Arkansas Wrote I’ve Got Just About Everything, But For Now, There’s Never Been a Day.  Music:  Devil May Care, Nothing Like You. Visit his web site at http://www.bobdorough.com/

Fred Elizalde
Piano, Leader, b.1907 d.1979, Manila, Philippines

Richard Galliano
Accordion, b.1950, Cannes, France

Soren Kristiansen
Piano, b.1962, Aeroskobing, Denmark

Lars Lystedt
Trombone, b.1925, Umea, Sweden

Dodo Marmarosa
Piano, b.1925 d.2002, Pittsburgh, PA

Mark Mondesir
Drums, b.1964, Stepney, England

Frank Sinatra
Vocal, b.1915 at 415 Monroe Street, Hoboken, New Jersey. d. 14 May 1998, Hoboken, NJ He was an iconic American jazz-oriented popular singer and Academy Award-winning actor. visit his web site at http://www.franksinatra.com/

Don Stovall
Alto Sax, b.1913 d.1970, St. Louis, MO

Grover Washington, Jr.
Jazz Performer, Singer, Saxophonist, Keyboardist, Music Producer, Composer, Reeds, b.1943, Buffalo, NY d.December 17, 1999 New York City He was an American jazz-funk / soul-jazz musician. Visit his web site at http://www.groverwashingtonjr.com/

Tim Whitehead
Tenor Sax, b.1950, Liverpool, England

Joe Williams
Vocal, b.1918 d.29 March 1999, Cordele, GA He was born Joseph Goreed in Cordele, Georgia and moved to Chicago as a child.

Tony Williams
Jazz Musician, Drummer, Composer/Songwriter, b.1945 d.1997, Chicago, IL, played with Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, and others

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