12 September

Barry White
Soul Singer, Songwriter, Music Producer, Keyboardist, Arranger, b.1944 d.2003, DEEEEEP bass singer; wrote “The Harlem Shuffle” for Bob and Earl; hits: I’m Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby, Never Never Gonna Give You Up, Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love Babe, You’re The First -The Last -My Everything; led the Love Unlimited Orchestra whose singers sang background in his records.

Billy Daniels
Actor, Singer, b.1915 d.1988, That Old Black Magic singer

Brian Lynch
Trumpet, b.1956, Urbana, IL

Bryce Rohde
Piano, Composer, b.1923, Hobart, Australia

Dmitri Shostakovich
Classical Composer, b.1906 d.1975, Russian

Earl Coleman
Vocal, b.1925 d.1995, Port Huron, MI

Ella Mae Morse
Vocal, b.1924 d.1999, Mansfield, TX

Furio DiCastri
Bass, b.1955, Milan, Italy

Gerard Presencer
Trumpet, b.1972, London, England

Joe “Hook” Loyacano
Trombone, Tuba, b.1893 d.1967, New Orleans, LA

Joe Shulman
Bass, b.1923 d.1957, New York, NY

Maria Muldaur
Blues Singer, Children’s Singer, Guitarist, Fiddler, b.1943, Folk-Blues-Jazz style; Midnight at the Oasis

Maurice Chevelier
Movie Actor, Singer, b.1888 d.1972, French, trade mark: straw hat and cane; actor, “Gigi”, “Thank heaven for little girls”.

Scott Hamilton
Tenor Sax, b.1954, Providence, RI

Sebastian Whittaker
Drums, b.1966, Houston, TX

Steve Turre
Trombone, Conch Shell, b.1948, Omaha, NE

William “Cat” Anderson
Jazz Trumpeter, Composer, b.1916 d.1981, high-note specialist in the Duke Ellington Orchestra intermittently from 1944 to 1971, Greenville, SC

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