11 October

Andre Joubert, Guitarist, b. 1956 Home Town – Pinetown KZN

Andrew Woolfolk – musician: reeds: group: Earth, Wind and Fire:
Shining Star, Sing a Song, Got to Get You into My Life, After the Love Has Gone, Let’s Groove, Boogie Wonderland, b. 1950

Art Blakey – musician: drums, bandleader: Messengers, Jazz Messengers; composer [w/Benny Golson]: film score: Des Femmes Disparaissente; b.1919 d.1990, Pittsburgh, PA

Billy Higgins – Drums, b.1936 d.2001, Los Angeles, CA

Billy Novick – 1951

Chris Botti (trumpet) – 1962

Curtis Amy – Tenor Sax, b.1919 d.2002, Houston, TX

Daryl Hall (Hohl) – singer: group: Hall & Oates: She’s Gone, Sara Smile, Rich Girl, Kiss on My List, Private Eyes, You Make My Dreams, I Can’t Go for That, Did It in a Minute, Maneater, b. 1946

Daryl Runswick – 1946

Dawson Dowdy (piano) – 1998

Derek Frank (bass) – 1973

Ed Cherry (guitar) – 1954

Frank Macchia (composer/conductor/leader) – 1958

Gerry Clayton (bass, electric) – 1942

Harry Allen (saxophone) – 1966

Jai Reddy,.b 1963, Jazz promoter, entreprenure, Cape Town South Africa

James Ryan – 1972

Jay Epstein (drums) – 1946

Jerome Robbins (Rabinowitz) – Academy Award-winning director: West Side Story [1961]; Tony Award-winning choreographer: Fiddler on the Roof [1965], West Side Story [1958], High Button Shoes [1948]; Tony Award-winning director: Fiddler on the Roof [1965], Jerome Robbins’ Broadway [1989]; b 1918 d. 1998

Jimmy Archey – 1902

Jimmy Watson – 1922

John Acea – Piano, b.1917 d.1963, Philadelphia, PA

Larry Martin Kimpel, Basspalyer, Chicago

Lester Bowie – Trumpet, b.1941 d.1999, Frederick, MD

Linda Presgrave (piano) – 1951

Loys Choquart – Clarinet, Leader, b.1920, Geneva, Switzerland

Mel Rhyne – 1936 Organ

Michael Mossman – 1959

Mwata Bowden – Baritone Sax, b.1947, Memphis, TN

Nancy Kelly (vocals) – 1950

Nappy Brown (vocals) – 1929

Rahmat Abdullah (piano) – 1955

Robin Thompson b.1990, bass Cape Town South Africa

Sandra King – 1950

Sara Schwabe (vocals) – 1974

Sleepy Matsumoto – 1926

Teddy Weatherford – Piano, b.1903 d.1945, Pocahontas, VA

Tony Kinsey – Drums, b.1927, Sutton Coldfield, England

Tubby Hall – 1895

Yoshiaki Masuo (guitar) – 1946