15 February

Ronnie Aldrich
Piano, b.1916 d.1993, Erith, England

Harold Arlen
Composer, Songwriter, Singer, b.1905 d.1986, RN: Hyman Arluck; Over the Rainbow, Buffalo, NY

Gunter Boas
Piano, Vocal, b.1920 d.1993, Dessau, Germany

Eddie Bonnemere
Piano, b.1921 d.1996, New York, NY

Bill Bradley
Drums, b.1938, New York, NY

Alan Swainston Cooper
Clarinet, b.1931, Leeds, England

Nathan Davis
Tenor Sax, b.1937, Kansas City, KS

Csaba Deseo
Violin, b.1939, Budapest, Hungary

Walter Donaldson
Composer, b.1893, Brooklyn, NY

Ronnie Free
Drums, b.1936, Charleston, SC

Walter Fuller
Trumpeter, Singer, b.1910 d.2003, Dyersburg, TN

Brian Holland
HALL OF FAMER, Composer, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Music Producer, b.1941, of Holland-Dozier-Holland Motown team, born in Detroit

Taft Jordan
Jazz Trumpeter, Singer, b.1915 d.1981, of Chick Webb, Duke Ellington and Benny Goodman bands, Florence, SC

Kirk Lightsey
Piano, b.1937, Detroit, MI

Marty Morell
Drums, b.1944, New York, NY

Herlin Riley
Drums, b.1957, New Orleans, LA

Pekka Sarmanto
Bass, b.1945, Helsinki, Finland

Henry Threadgill
Jazz Performer, Composer, Bandleader, Reeds, b.1944, Chicago, IL

Edward Vesala
Drums, b.1945 d.1999, Mantyharju, Finland

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