Belgian jazz musician Thielemans dies aged 94

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Toots Thielemans, the Belgian jazz harmonica and guitar player who worked with many of the postwar greats, died on Monday aged 94, his agency said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 12th, 2017

Belgian jazz legend "Toots" Thielemans dies aged 94

Belgian legend "Toots" Thielemans has died after a 70-year career as the world's most famous harmonica player during which he made music with some of the biggest names in jazz. Jean-Baptiste Frederic Isidore Thielemans, known affectionately.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 12th, 2017

Hundreds bid farewell to Belgian jazz legend Thielemans

Jean-Baptiste Frederic Isidore Thielemans, known affectionately as "Toots" and widely acknowledged as the king of jazz harmonica, died in Brussels on Monday aged 94. Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel was among the mourners at the church in L.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 11th, 2017

Jazz harmonica great Toots Thielemans dies at 94 in Belgium

Belgian harmonica player Toots Thielemans, whose illustrious career included playing with jazz greats like Miles Davis and whose solos have figured on numerous film scores, has died. He was 94. Thielemans ........»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 12th, 2017

Top jazz musician Horace Silver dies

One of the most highly regarded pianists and composers in jazz, Horace Silver, dies aged 85 in the US......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukJun 18th, 2014

Soul Musician Kashif Dies Aged 56

Soul Musician Kashif Dies Aged 56.....»»

Category: topSource: contactmusicSep 28th, 2016

Former Nine Inch Nails Musician James Woolley Dies Aged 50

Former Nine Inch Nails Musician James Woolley Dies Aged 50.....»»

Category: topSource: contactmusicAug 18th, 2016

Jazz composer, professor David Baker dies at 84

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — David Baker, a prolific jazz composer and musician who founded the jazz studies program at Indiana University, died Saturday at age 84, the school said in a statement......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMar 27th, 2016

French jazzman Eddy Louiss, once in Stan Getz quartet, dies at 74

Eddy Louiss, a French jazzman who played with the Stan Getz quartet in the early 1970s, died Tuesday in hospital in central western France aged 74. The Paris-born musician, who played the Hammond organ, had undergone two surgeries in recent days for a cat.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 1st, 2015

Ornette Coleman, influential jazz musician, dies at 85

Ornette Coleman, influential jazz musician, dies at 85.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJun 12th, 2015

Jazz Musician Clark Terry Dies at 94

The musician starred in the documentary 'Keep On Keepin' On' and recently entered hospice. read more.....»»

Category: musicSource: hollywoodreporterFeb 24th, 2015

Jazz Great Buddy DeFranco Dies at 91

The famed musician died Wednesday evening at a Panama City hospitalread more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterDec 28th, 2014

Jazz musician Joe Sample dies at 75

A founding member of the Jazz Crusaders helped foster in a movement of jazz and funk fusion.....»»

Category: topSource: cbsnewsSep 14th, 2014

Joe Sample, Iconic Jazz Pianist, Dies at 75

Legendary jazz pianist Joe Sample died on Friday morning in Houston. He was 75. The iconic musician, who revolutionized jazz fusion in the ’60s and ’70s, was also a keyboardist and composer for more than five decades, having worked with the li.....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 13th, 2014

Jazz musician Gerald Wilson dies at 96

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gerald Wilson, the dynamic jazz musician whose career spanned more than 75 years, has died. He was 96......»»

Category: topSource: yahooSep 9th, 2014

Jazz Musician Val Eddy Dies

Jazz Musician Val Eddy Dies.....»»

Category: topSource: contactmusicAug 12th, 2014

N.O. jazz musician Lionel Ferbos dies at 103

The trumpeter, a French Quarter fixture, had celebrated his birthday two days earlier.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 19th, 2014

Jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos dies at 103

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Centenarian jazz musician Lionel Ferbos died Saturday at his home in New Orleans, just days after celebrating his 103rd birthday on July 17 with friends and family in the French Quarter......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 19th, 2014

Lionel Ferbos, New Orleans" oldest jazz musician, dies at 103

(Reuters) - Trumpeter Lionel Ferbos, New Orleans' oldest jazz musician, died on Saturday days after his 103rd birthday, local media reported......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 19th, 2014

Jazz Musician Lionel Ferbos Dies at 103

He was believed to be the oldest working jazz musician who performed regularly until last year. read more.....»»

Category: musicSource: hollywoodreporterJul 19th, 2014

Jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos dies

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Centenarian jazz musician Lionel Ferbos has died at his home in New Orleans. He was 103......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 19th, 2014