31 January

Benny Morton – Trombonist, b.1907 d.1985, worked with Chick Webb, Don Redman, Count Basie, and others, New York, NY

Big Time Sarah (vocals) – 1953

Bobby Hackett – Bandleader, Jazz Trumpeter, Cornetist, Guitarist, b.1915 d.1976, RN: Robert Leo Hackett, Providence, RI

Bruts Gonella – 1911

Charlie Musselwhite: 1944, Blues Performer, Harmonicist

Chris Kase (trumpet) – 1964

Chuck Willis – b. 1928=d.Apr 10, 1958, HALL OF FAMER, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Songwriter, C.C. Rider

Craig Phillips (saxophone) – 1954

Earl Okin (vocals) – 1947

Eddie Cantor – Crooner, TV, Movie, Stage Actor, Comedian, Vaudevillan, Radio Actor, Variety Show Host, Writer, b.1892 d.1964, born in New York City; NN: Rolling Banjo Eyes; RN: Isidore Edward Iskowitz; Colgate Comedy Hour

Emmanuel “Manny” Sayles – Banjo, Guitar, b.1907 d.1986, Donaldsville, LA

Frank Ricotti – Vibes, b.1949, London, England

Franz Peter Schubert – Composer, Austrian, b.1797 d.1828, born in Vienna; finished the Unfinished Symphony in 1822; he is buried near the grave of Beethoven

Garnett Brown – Trombone, b. 1936, Memphis, TN

Greg Kalbaugh (trumpet) – 1954

Isham Jones – Bandleader, Tenor-sax, Composer, Songwriter, Pianist, Arranger, b.1894 d.1956, Coalton, OH

John Anderson – Trumpet, b.1921 d.1974, Birmingham, AL

John Splawn – 1931

Jose Magalhaes – Trumpet, b.1929, Lisbon, Portugal

Keshav Sathe – Tabla, b.1928, Bombay, India

Lena Bloch (saxophone) – 1971

Mario Lanza – Tenor, Movie Actor, Opera Singer, b.1921 d.1959, RN: Alfredo Arnold Cocozza

Mhdb (band/ensemble/orchestra) – 1991

Ottile Patterson – Vocal, b.1932, Comber, Ireland

Paolo de Sanctis Jazz Gang (band/ensemble/orchestra) – 1962

Paul Delay – 1952

Per Zanussi (bass) – 1977

Phil Collins – b.1951, Rock & Roll Singer, Movie/Stage Actor, Drummer, Music Producer, Composer, Keyboardist, English, Genesis lead, soloist; many say b. Jan 30

Philip Glass – Composer, Singer, b.1937

Roger Reynolds (vocals) – 1966

Ron Weatherburn – Jazz Pianist, b.1934

Roosevelt Sykes – Blues Performer, Singer, Songwriter, Pianist, b.1906 d.1983

Thomas Barth (piano) – 1965

Tony Mann – Drums, b.1942, Frome, England

William Thornton Blue – Clarinet, b.1902 d.1968, Cape Girardeau, MO

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