Jazz Performer, Alto-sax, Tenor-sax, Clarinetist, Composer, b.1925 d.1982, Gardena, CA
Jazz Bassist, b.1923 d.1981, Pocatello, ID
Jazz Musician, Sax, b.1961
Composer, Children’s Author, b.1854 d.1921, German, opera composer; Hansel & Gretel; not the Tom Jones clone!
Bass, b.1956, Omaha, NE
Piano, Bandleader, b.1933 d.2000, overlooked and underrated, Benton Harbour, MI
Jazz Musician, Violinist, Italian, b.1904 d.1978; his single, Stop! Look! Listen! was the very first no.1 hit single on Billboard magazine’s first pop singles chart 04 January 1936
Conductor, b.1944, Director of the National Symphony
Banjo, b.1898 d.1986, New York, NY
Piano, b.1904, Reading, PA
Drums, b.1910 d.1977, New York, NY
Conductor, Japanese, b.1935 in Hoten Manchuria. He has been the Music director of The Boston Symphony Orchestra since 1973.
Jazz Singer, b.1917 d.1961, sang with Louis Armstrong’s big band, St. Louis, MO
Jazz Bassist, French Horn, b.1931, Sheffield, AL