10 October

Adele Zane (vocals)

Alex Bugnon – Piano, b.1958, Montreux, Switzerland

Alex Levin (piano) – 1974

Alexandra Cabanilla (vocals) – 1988

Alix Noel (piano) – 1977

Ariel (piano) – 1997

August Engkilde (bass) – 1970

Avril Kinsey – Teacher, Guitarist – Music Director, The Cape Town
Academy of Music

Ben Vereen – singer, dancer, Tony Award-winning actor: Pippin; All that Jazz, Funny Lady, Webster, Roots, Tenspeed and Brown Shoe, Ben Vereen…Comin’ at Ya; TV host: You Write the Songs b. 1946

Billy Ternent – 1899

Bobby Byrne – Trombone, b.1918, Columbus, OH

Cecil Bridgewater – Trumpet, b.1942, Urbana, IL

Chico Huff (bass, electric) – 1955

Chuchito Valdes (piano) – 1966

Dan DeSandro (piano) – 1955

Ed Blackwell – Drums, b.1929 d.1992, New Orleans, LA

Francisco Aguabella (congas) – 1925

Freddie “Posey” Jenkins – Trumpet, 1906-1978, New York, NY

Gregory Charles Royal (trombone)

Guiseppe Verdi – composer: Rigoletto, Il Trovatore, La Traviata, Aida; b.1813 – died Jan 27, 1901

Harry “Sweets” Edison – Trumpet, b.1915 d.1999, Colombus, OH

Ivory Joe Hunter (piano) – 1914

John Lander (piano) – 1992

Johnny Green – songwriter: b.1908  d. 15, 1989 – Coquette, Body and Soul, I’m Yours, [You Came Along From] Out of Nowhere, I Cover the Waterfront, Easy Come, Easy Go; won five Oscars for work on MGM films: Easter Parade, West Side Story, Oliver, An American in Paris, Bye Bye Birdie, High Society, Raintree County, The Great Caruso, Summer Stock, Brigadoon;

Johnny O’Neal (piano) – 1956

Jonathan Butler !0, 1961 – Guitarist, Singer, Composer, born Cape Town, South Africa

Josey Dijaneiro (vocals) – 1976

Julius Watkins – French Horn, b.1921 d.1977, Detroit, MI

Junior Mance – Piano, b.1928, Chicago, IL

Kendall Eddy (bass, acoustic) – 1979

Kevin Hart (vibes) – 1966

Lee Blair – Banjo, b.1903 d.1966, Savannah, GA

Lee Jones (guitar) – 1984

Leo Mathisen – 1906

Marcus Baylor

Michael Pagan (piano) – 1958

Milt Larkin – Trumpet,compose conductor leader, b.1910 d.1996, Houston, TX

Monk Montgomery – Bass, b.1921 d.1982, Indianapolis, IN

Nicholas Paul (piano) – 1986

Oscar Brown, Jr. – Vocal, b.1926 d.2005, Chicago, IL

Pam Fleming (trumpet) – 1957

Paul Humphrey – 1935

Robert Rizzo (trumpet) – 1978

Roy Kral – Vocal, b.1921 d2002, Chicago, IL

Scott Reeves (trombone) – 1950

Sonace (bass, electric) – 1992

Thelonious (Sphere) Monk – composer, jazz musician: piano: Round Midnight, Misterioso, Straight No Chaser, Blue Monk, Epistrophy; b.1917 d.1982, Rocky Mount, NC

Thomas Wilson – 1927

Tony Corman (guitar) – 1954

Valerie Naranjo, Sax

Wade Walton – 1923