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Necrology: 2003


  • Adams, Placide, jazz bassist, d. 3/29/2003 in New Orleans, LA at 73. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Adams, Rosie Nix, country songwriter and singer, daughter of June Carter Cash and stepdaughter of Johnny Cash, d. 10/24/2003 in Clarksville, TN at 45. CNN.com, 10/25/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/US/South/10/25/cash.daughter.ap/index.html}; Boston.com, 10/26/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/10/26/rosey_nix_adams_country_singer_45/}.
    Rosey Nix Adams, a.k.a. Rosey Carter Adams. seattletimes.com, 10/26/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2001775012_cashobit26.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 936, 11/27/2003.
    Rosie Carter Adams, d. 10/23/2003. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Adkins, Robert, jazz drummer, d. 11/24/2003 in Norfolk, VA at 55. Cadence, v. 30 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Alcorn, Alvin, jazz trumpeter, d. 7/10/2003 in New Orleans, LA at 90. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003; Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Alexius, Carl, jazz pianist, trumpeter, and composer, d. 4/18/2003 in Ann Arbor, MI at 74. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Allen, Rosalie, singer and DJ, d. 9/23/2003 in Van Nuys, CA at 79; b. Juliana Marlene Bedra in Old Forge, PA. latimes.com, 10/19/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings19.1oct19,1,1960528.story}.
    also yodeler, d. in Palmdale, CA; b. Julia Marlene Bedra 6/27/1924. New York Times online, 10/26/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/26/nyregion/26ALLE.html}; Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Amato, Sergio, jazz drummer, d. 12/13/2003 in Cicily, Italy at 36. Cadence, v. 30 no. 5, May 2004.

  • Anderson, J. William (Bill), American organist and choral conductor, d. 2/11/2003 in Elk Grove, CA at 66; b. in Idaho. American Organist, v. 37 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Anderson, Julia, organist, choir director, and music minister, d. 12/19/2003 in New Jersey at 70; b. 8/20/1933 in Womelsdorf, PA. American Organist, v. 38 no. 3, March 2004.

  • Anderson, Walter F., pianist, educator, and arts administrator, d. 11/24/2003 at 88; b. 1915. Symphony, v. 55 no. 2, March/April 2004.

  • Andre, Wayne, jazz trombonist, d. 8/26/2003 at 71. Cadence, v. 29 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Anglesey, Zoe, writer on music, d. 2/12/2003 in New York at 61. Cadence, v. 29 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Appiah, Nan, Ghanaian drummer, d. 2003? Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Armstrong, Howard, string-band musician, d. 7/30/2003 in Boston at 94; b. William Howard Taft Armstrong 1909 in Dayton, TN. New York Times online, 8/2/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/02/obituaries/02ARMS.html}.
    singer, mandolin player, and violinist. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.
    Howard "Louie Bluie" Armstrong. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004.

  • Arnold, Buddy, jazz saxophonist, d. 11/9/2003 in Los Angeles at 77; b. in New York. latimes.com, 11/11/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-arnold11nov11,1,1543182.story}; Boston.com, 11/12/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/11/12/buddy_arnold_jazzman_created_program_for_addicted_musicians/}; Rolling Stone, no. 937, 12/11/2003; Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.
    b. Arnold Buddy Grishaver. CNN.com, 11/11/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/11/11/showbuzz/index.html}.

  • Arnold, Corliss, musicologist, d. 11/21/2003 in Florida. T. Syron on ANGLICAN-MUSIC (mailing list), 11/21/2003, cited by Paul Emmons on MLA-L 11/21/2003.
    Corliss R. Arnold, also organist and music director, d. 9/19/2003 in Venice, FL at 77. Diapason, v. 95 no. 2, February 2004.
    Corliss Richard Arnold, also composer; b. 11/7/1926 in Monticello, AK. American Organist, v. 38 no. 3, March 2004.

  • Arthur, Zinn, bandleader, celebrity photographer, and restauranteur, d. 3/11/2003 in West Hills, CA at 90; b. Abrasha Choosidman 8/25/1923 in Ukraine. latimes.com, 3/15/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-arthur15mar15,1,6410038.story}.
    d. in Los Angeles. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Ashby, Harold, jazz tenor saxophonist, d. 6/13/2003 in Manhattan at 78; b. 3/27/1925 in Kansas City, MO. New York Times online, 6/17/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/17/arts/17ASHB.html}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003; Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Ashley, Ruth Coleman, music professor, d. 3/4/2003 in Boston at 73; b. in Boston. Boston Globe Online, 3/9/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/068/obituaries/Ruth_Ashley_73_music_professor+.shtml}.

  • Atkins, Cholly (Charles Sylvan), dancer and choreographer, d. 4/19/2003 in Las Vegas, NV at 89; b. 9/30/1913 in Pratt City, AL. New York Times online, 4/23/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/23/obituaries/23ATKI.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 923, 5/29/2003; Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Augustine, Rose, pianist, supporter of the arts, co-developer of the nylon guitar string, d. 4/21/2003 in Manhattan at 93; b. 1910 in the Bronx. New York Times online, 4/29/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/29/obituaries/29AUGU.html}; latimes.com, 5/2/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-augustine2may02,1,3565663.story}.
    d. 4/22/2003; b. Rose Lipschitz 2/10/1910. Classical Guitar Magazine, v. 21 no. 10, June 2003; Guitar Review, no. 127, 2003.
    d. 2003. GFA Soundboard, v. 29 no. 4, 2003.

  • Azarian, David, jazz pianist, d. 3/29/2003 in Stoneham, MA at 51. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Babak, Renata, mezzo, d. 12/31/2003 in Silver Spring, MD; b. 2/4/1934 in Kiev, Ukraine. Opera News, v. 68 no. 10, April 2004.

  • Baird, Jack, nightclub owner, d. 5/8/2003 in Seattle at 78. Associated Press, 5/15/2003.

  • Baker, Clarence, jazz presenter, d. 9/28/2003 in Detroit, MI at 93. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Baker, Henry Karl, organist, choir director, educator, and carillonneur, d. 9/30/2003 at 71; b. in Nashua, NH. American Organist, v. 37 no. 12, Dec. 2003; Diapason, v. 94 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Baker, Julius, American flutist, d. 8/6/2003 in Danbury, CT at 87; b. 9/23/1915 in Cleveland. New York Times online, 8/8/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/08/obituaries/08BAKE.html}; Gramophone, v. 81 no. 972, November 2003; Symphony, v. 54 no. 6, November-December 2003.

  • Bakker, M. Geerink, musicologist, d. 9/20/2003 in Amersfoort at 81. Acta Sagittariana, 2003/2004.

  • Balch, Wayne Harwood, organist and music professor, d. 8/12/2003 in Seattle WA at 82; b. in Minneapolis, MN. American Organist, v. 37 no. 12, Dec. 2003.

  • Balk, H. Wesley, opera director, d. 3/21/2003 at 70. Opera America Newsline, v. 12 no. 8, May 2003.

  • Ballard, Hank, singer and songwriter, d. 3/2/2003 in Los Angeles; b. John H. Kendricks 1927 (not 1936 as sometimes given) in Detroit. AOL.com, 3/3/2003 {URL lost}; detnews.com, 3/3/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0303/03/obituaries-98432.htm}; Chicago Tribune Online Edition, 3/4/2003 {http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/obituaries/chi-0303040249mar04,1,5182948.story}; washingtonpost.com, 3/4/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A37633-2003Mar3.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 919, 4/3/2003; CBMR Digest, v. 16 no. 1, Spring 2003.
    b. Henry Ballard 11/18/1936. latimes.com, 3/4/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-ballard4mar04,1,2281278.story}.
    d. at ca. 75. Cadence, v. 29 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Bar-Illan, David, pianist and statesman, d. 11/4/2003 in Jerusalem at 73; b. in Israel. American Record Guide, v. 67 no. 1, January/February 2004.

  • Barber, Stephanie, co-founder of Music Inn & School of Jazz, d. 8/26/2003 in Pittsfield, MA at 84. Cadence, v. 29 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Barbieri, Fedora, mezzo, d. 3/4/2003 in Florence; b. 1920 in Trieste. AOL.com, 3/6/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?type=4&cat=0806&id=03030616554818761}.
    d. at 82. New York Times online, 3/7/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/07/obituaries/07BARB.html}; latimes.com, 3/9/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-barbieri9mar09,1,4147378.story}.
    b. 6/4/1920. Opera, v. 54 no. 5, May 2003; Opera News, v. 67 no. 12, June 2003; Gramophone, v. 81 no. 968, July 2003.
    d. at 83. Orchester, v. 51 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Barnett, Stewart, jazz trumpeter, d. 1/8/2003 at 76. Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.

  • Barta, Marylouise, American pianist, d. 12/15/2003; b. 1923. Piano Guild Notes, v. 53 no. 4, Spring 2004.

  • Bastian, James, musicologist, d. 10/12/2003. AMS Newsletter, v. 34 no. 1, February 2004.

  • Bastien, Cliff (Kid), jazz trumpeter, d. 2/8/2003 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada at 64. Cadence, v. 29 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Battin, Skip, bass guitarist, singer and songwriter, d. 7/6/2003 in Silverton, OR at 69; b. Clyde Skip Battin in Ohio. latimes.com, 7/10/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings10.2jul10,1,5766205.story}; Rolling Stone, no. 930, 9/4/2003; Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004.

  • Bean, Hugh, British violinist, d. 12/26/2003 at 74. Strad, v. 115, no. 1367, March 2004.

  • Beaudry, Philip A., organ builder and organist, d. 6/24/2003; b. 12/2/1939 in Worchester, MA. Tracker, v. 48 no. 1, Winter 2004.

  • Bell, Aaron, jazz bassist and arranger, d. 7/28/2003 in the Bronx at 82; b. Samuel Aaron Bell in Muskogee, OK. New York Times online, 7/31/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/31/obituaries/31BELL.html}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.
    Aaron Samuel Bell. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Belský, Vratislav, d. 4/26/2003; b. 5/5/1924. Hudební veda, v. 60 no. 1, 2003.

  • Bennett, "Sally" Isabel, songwriter, d. 6/15/2003 in Palm Beach, FL at 85. Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Bennett, William, rock guitarist and entrepreneur, d. 10/7/2003 in New York City at 49; b. 10/19/1953. New York Times online, 10/14/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/14/obituaries/14BENN.html}.

  • Bentley, Lionel, British violinist, d. at 95. Strad, v. 114 no. 1359, July 2003.

  • Berger, Arthur, composer and writer on music, d. 10/7/2003 in Boston. George Boziwick on MLA-L, 10/8/2003; Chamber Music, v. 21 no. 3, June 2004.
    also analyst and teacher, d. at 91; b. in New York City. boston.com, 10/8/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/10/08/arthur_berger_meticulous_composer_lively_critic/}; Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003; American Record Guide, v. 67 no. 1, January/February 2004.
    b. 5/15/1912. New York Times online, 10/10/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/10/obituaries/10BERG.html}.

  • Berio, Luciano, Italian composer and conductor, d. 5/27/2003 in Rome at 77; b. 10/24/1925 "in a town on Italy's northwest Ligurian coast". AOL.com, 5/27/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=03052714144217523}; BBC NEWS online, 5/27/2003 {http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/music/2942454.stm}; nj.com, 5/27/2003 {http://www.nj.com/newsflash/international/index.ssf?/cgi-free/getstory_ssf.cgi?a0632_BC_Obit-Berio&&news&newsflash-international}; Boston Globe Online, 5/28/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/148/obituaries/Luciano_Berio_77_composer_melded_music_and_technology+.shtml}; Orchester, v. 51 no. 7-8, July-August 2003; Opera America Newsline, v. 13 no. 1, September 2003.
    b. in Oneglia. New York Times online, 5/28/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/28/obituaries/28BERI.html}; Independent.co.uk, 5/29/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=410438}; Musical Times, v. 144 no. 1884, Autumn 2003; American Organist, v. 37 no. 8, August 2003.
    d. 5/28/2003. news.com.au, 5/28/2003 {http://www.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,4057,6506111%255E1702,00.html}.
    d. 5/25/2003. latimes.com, 5/28/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-berio28may28,1,87492.story}.
    d. 5/27/2003 in Siena. Opera News, v. 68 no. 2, August 2003.

  • Best, Johnny, jazz trumpeter, d. 9/19/2003 in La Jolla, CA at 89. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.
    b. John McClanian Best Jnr. 10//20/1913 in Shelby, NC. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Beuthin, Ralph, American organist, d. 1/23/2003 in Cleveland, OH at 85; b. in Saginaw, MI. American Organist, v. 37 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Biddle, Charlie, American-Canadian jazz bassist, d. 2/4/2003 in Montreal at 76; b. in Philadelphia. canada.com, 2/5/2003 {http://www.canada.com/search/story.aspx?id=1998ab18-3cf0-4b24-b0bb-816ce7900d2f}; Boston Globe Online, 2/6/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/037/obituaries/Charlie_Biddle_76_jazz_bassist+.shtml}; latimes.com, 2/6/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings6.1feb06,0,876297.story}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.

  • Bidwell, Katherine Thomas O'Neil, music patron, d. 11/13/2003 in Manhattan at 66; b. in Dayton, OH. New York Times online, 11/19/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/19/arts/design/19BIDW.html}.
    b. 3/23/1937. Opera News, v. 68 no. 8, February 2004.

  • Binkerd, Gordon Ware, American composer, d. 9/5/2003 in Urbana, IL at 87; b. 5/22/1916 in Lynch, NE. Choral Journal, v. 44 no. 4, November 2003.

  • Biswas, Anil, Indian film composer, d. 5/31/2003 in New Delhi at 89; b. 1914 in East Bengal (now in Bangladesh). New York Times online, 6/4/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/04/obituaries/04BISW.html}.

  • Blackman, Marvin, jazz saxophonist, d. ca. 1/23/2003 in Brooklyn, NY at around 62. Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.

  • Bobzin, Robert, conductor, d. 12/2/2003 at 62. St. Paul Pioneer Press online, 12/5/2003 {http://www.belleville.com/mld/pioneerpress/news/obituaries/7417393.htm}.

  • Bonisolli, Franco, Italian tenor, d. 10/29/2003 in Monte-Carlo at 66; b. 5/25/1937 at Rovereto (Trento). Opera, v. 55 no. 1, January 2004; Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.
    d. 10/30/2003 in Vienna. Opera News, v. 68 no. 7, January 2004.
    d. 10/29/2003 in Monaco; b. 1938. Orchester, v. 52 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Boras, Tom, jazz saxophonist, d. 3/14/2003 in New York City, NY at 57. Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Borkenhagen, Jim, tenor saxophonist, d. 4/7/2003 in Santa Clara, CA at 79. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Bouchet, Robert, French luthier, d. 8/15/1986; b. 4/10/1898 in Paris. American Lutherie, no. 74, Summer 2003.

  • Bourziel, Arnold E., American organist and choirmaster, d. 3/22/2003 in Grand Haven, MI at 94; b. in Detroit. American Organist, v. 37 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Bowden, Pamela, British mezzo, d. 4/8/2003; b. 4/17/1925 in Rochdale, Lancashire. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 968, July 2003; Opernwelt, v. 44 no. 6, June 2003; Opera, v. 54 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Boyd, Eva Narcissus, a.k.a. Little Eva, pop singer, d. 4/10/2003 in Kinston, NC; b. 1943-6? in Belhaven, NC. Associated Press, 4/11/2003.
    d. at 59. latimes.com, 4/12/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings12.1apr12,1,3144760.story}; New York Times online, 4/15/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/15/obituaries/15BOYD.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 922, 5/15/2003.
    b. 6/29/1943. Independent.co.uk, 4/12/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=396360}.

  • Boyer, Blanchard, music minister and organist, d. 6/1/2003 in Fort Worth, TX at 87. American Organist, v. 37 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Braff, Ruby (Reuben), jazz trumpeter and cornetist, d. 2/9/2003 in Chatham, MA at 75; b. 3/16/1927 in Boston. AOL.com, 2/11/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?type=4&cat=0806&id=030211072016140755}; New York Times online, 2/11/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/11/obituaries/11BRAF.html}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.
    d. in North Chatham; b. in Roxbury. Boston Globe Online, 2/12/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/043/obituaries/Ruby_Braff_75_jazz_cornetist_with_elegant_style+.shtml}; latimes.com, 2/12/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-braff12feb12,1,3050359.story}; Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 3, March 2003.
    b. Reuben Myer Braff in Roxbury. washingtonpost.com, 2/12/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A59767-2003Feb11.html}.

  • Brandon, Joel, jazz whistler and flutist, d. 7/15/2003 in Chicago, IL at 55. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Braunn, Erik, heavy metal guitarist, d. 7/25/2003 in Los Angeles, CA at 52; b. 1950 in Pekin, IL. latimes.com, 7/28/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings28.1jul28,1,3926613.story}; Boston Globe Online, 7/30/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/211/obituaries/Erik_Braunn_at_52_guitarist_for_In_A_Gadda_Dav_Vida_+.shtml}; New York Times online, 7/30/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/30/obituaries/30BRAU.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 930, 9/4/2003.

  • Brenneis, Gerd, heldentenor, d. 2003?; b. 1930. Opernwelt, v. 44 no. 5, May 2003.
    d. in Güstrow at 73. Orchester, v. 51 no. 5, May 2003.
    d. 3/2003 at 67. Opera, v. 55 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Bridgers, Aaron, jazz pianist, d. 11/3/2003 in Paris, France at 85. Cadence, v. 30 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Brightman, Bernard, record publisher, d. 11/9/2003 in Manhattan at 82. New York Times online, 11/23/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/23/nyregion/23BRIG.html}; latimes.com, 11/25/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings25.1nov25,1,141675.story}.
    d. at 84. Cadence, v. 30 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Brim, John, blues singer and songwriter, d. 10/1/2003 at 81. Sing Out!, v. 48 no. 2, Summer 2004.

  • Brown, A. Peter, musicologist, d. 3/9/2003 in Bloomington, IN. Peter Alexander on AMS-L, 3/10/2003.
    d. 3/10/2003. Daniel R. Melamed on AMS-L, 3/10/2003.
    d. 3/10/2003; b. 1943. AMS Newsletter, v. 33 no. 2, August 2003.

  • Brown, Frank "Hylo", bluegrass and country guitarist/singer, d. 1/17/2003 at 80. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Browning, John, pianist, d. 1/26/2003 in Sister Bay, WI at 69; b. 1933 in Denver. New York Times online, 1/27/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/01/27/obituaries/27BROW.html}; latimes.com, 1/30/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-browning30jan30,0,7062000.story}.
    d. 1/25/2003. Clavier, v. 42 no. 3, March 2003.
    d. 1/26/2003; b. 5/23/1933. Gramophone, v. 80 no. 966, May 2003.

  • Brunner, Ruth, organ builder, d. 11/6/2003; b. 1958. Tracker, v. 48 no. 1, Winter 2004.
    Ruth E. Brunner, d. at 45; b. in Middletown, PA. Diapason, v. 95 no 5, May 2004.

  • Bruscantini, Sesto, Italian bass-baritone, d. 5/4/2003; b. 12/10/1919 in Porto Civitanova. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 969, August 2003.
    d. in Rome. Opera News, v. 68 no. 2, August 2003.
    d. in Paris at 87. Orchester, v. 51 no. 7-8, July-August 2003.

  • Brush, Pete, jazz pianist, d. 11/2003 in Virginia at about 75. Cadence, v. 30 no. 4, April 2004.

  • Bryant, Felice, country songwriter, d. 4/22/2003 in Gatlinburg, TN at 77; b. in Milwaukee, WI. AOL.com, 4/22/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=03042213104298394}; New York Times online 4/24/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/24/obituaries/24BRYA.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 923, 5/29/2003; Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.
    b. Matilda Genevieve Scaduto. latimes.com, 4/23/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-bryant23apr23,1,2543409.story}.
    b. 8/7/1925. Independent.co.uk, 4/24/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=399884}.

  • Brymer, Jack, British clarinetist, d. 9/16/2003; b. 1/27/1915 in South Shields. Guardian Unlimited, 9/18/2003 {http://www.guardian.co.uk/arts/news/obituary/0,12723,1044498,00.html}; Gramophone, v. 81, no. 973, Awards issue 2003; Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.

  • Burrors, Lee, jazz bassist, d. ca. 12/10/2003 in Charleston, CS at about 84. Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Busby, Buzz, bluegrass mandolinist, songwriter, and bandleader, d. 1/5/2003 in Catonsville, MD at 69; b. Bernarr Graham Busbice in Eros, LA. washingtonpost.com, 1/8/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A25039-2003Jan7.html}.

  • Cahill, Virginia, pianist, music teacher, and organist, d. 7/19/2003 in Howell, MI at 82; b. 3/10/1921 in Chicago. detnews.com, 7/23/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0308/01/c02-224969.htm}.

  • Caldwell, Mary Elizabeth, American composer and organist, d. 11/15/2003 in Pasadena, CA at 94; b. in Tacoma, WA. American Organist, v. 38 no. 4, April 2004.

  • Camoflauge [sic], American rapper, d. 5/19/2003 in Savannah, GA at 21; b. Jason Johnson. AOL.com, 5/21/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=030521085957224301}.

  • Campbell, Jimmy, bluegrass fiddler, d. 10/24/2003 in Clarksville, TN at 40. Boston.com, 10/26/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/10/26/rosey_nix_adams_country_singer_45/}; seattletimes.com, 10/26/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2001775012_cashobit26.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 936, 11/27/2003.
    d. 10/23/2003. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Cané, Ricardo (Baldomero Ricardo Cané Gómez), Afro-Cuban singer and percussionist, d. 6/5/2003 in Matanzas, Cuba at 54; b. 1949 in Matanzas. New York Times online, 6/15/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/15/nyregion/15CANE.html}.

  • Caplat, Moran, opera administrator, d. 6/19/2003; b. 10/1/1916 in Kent, England. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 970, September 2003.

  • Carden, Gary, jazz cornetist, d. 7/22/2003 at 65. Cadence, v. 30 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Carlisle, "Jumpin'" Bill, country singer, guitarist, and songwriter, d. 3/17/2003 in Nashville, TN at 94; b. in Wakefield, KY. New York Times online, 3/20/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/20/obituaries/20CARL.html}.
    "Jumping" Bill Carlisle, b. 12/19/1908. Journal of Country Music, v. 23 no. 2.

  • Carkeek, Arthur, professor of organ and (music) theory, d. 10/19/2003 at 80; b. 4/7/1923 in Detroit, MI. Diapason, v. 95 no. 1, January 2004.
    d. in Greencastle, IN. American Organist, v. 38 no. 2, February 2004.
    d. 11/7/2003. Tracker, v. 48 no. 1, Winter 2004.

  • Carter, Benny, saxophonist, trumpeter, composer, arranger, and bandleader, d. 7/12/2003 in Los Angeles at 95; b. Bennett Lester Carter in the Bronx. latimes.com, 7/14/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-carter14jul14,1,1564963.story}; New York Times online, 7/14/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/14/obituaries/14CART.html}; Orchester, v. 51 no. 10, October 2003.
    b. 8/8/1907. Independent.co.uk, 7/14/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=424221}; Chicago Tribune Online Edition, 7/14/2003 {http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/obituaries/chi-0307140201jul14,1,7607785.story}; Rolling Stone, no. 929, 8/21/2003; Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 9, September 2003; Down Beat, v. 70 no. 10, October 2003.
    d. 7/14/2003. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Carter, Chuck, jazz saxophonist, d. 9/28/2003 in Indianapolis, IN. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Carter, James, blues singer, d. 11/26/2003 in Oak Park, IL at 77. New York Times online, 12/4/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/04/arts/04CART.html}; Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.
    b. 12/18/1925 in Mississippi. Boston.com, 12/9/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/12/09/james_carter_jail_song_brought_fame_fortune____40_years_later/}.
    d. in Chicago. Rolling Stone, no. 940, 1/22/2004.

  • Carter, Nell, singer and actress, d. 1/23/2003 in Beverly Hills, CA at 54. Boston Globe Online, 1/24/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/024/obituaries/Nell_Carter_54+.shtml}; latimes.com, 1/24/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-carter24jan24,0,4190987.story}.
    b. in Birmingham, AL. detnews.com, 1/23/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0301/27/obituaries-67475.htm}; washingtonpost.com, 1/24/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A35683-2003Jan23.html}.

  • Carufel, John Bradfield, American baritone, d. 7/12/2003 in Seattle, WA at 69. seattletimes.com, 7/22/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/artsentertainment/2001199280_carufelobit22m.html}.

  • Cash, Johnny (John R.), country singer and songwriter, d. 9/12/2003 in Nashville, TN at 71; b. 2/26/1932 in Kingsland, AK. AOL.com, 9/12/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200309120758000185622}; tennessean.com, 9/12/2003 {http://tennessean.com/entertainment/news/archives/03/09/39200475.shtml}; New York Times online, 9/12/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/12/obituaries/12CND-CASH.html}; CNN.com, 9/12/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/09/12/cash.obit/index.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 933, 10/16/2003; Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004; Spin, v. 19 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Cash, June Carter, country music performer, wife of Johnny Cash, d. 5/15/2003 in Nashville at 73. E! News Live, 5/15/2003.
    singer and songwriter; b. 6/23/1929 in Maces Springs, VA. AOL.com, 5/15/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=030515204441203220}.
    also actress and author. Associated Press, 5/16/2003; Boston Globe Online, 5/16/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/136/obituaries/June_Carter_Cash_singer_writer_pioneer_of_country_music+.shtml}; washingtonpost.com, 5/16/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A62042-2003May15.html}.
    b. Valerie June Carter. latimes.com, 5/16/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-cash16may16,1,1493591.story}; New York Times online, 5/16/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/16/obituaries/16CASH.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 924, 6/12/2003; Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.
    also autoharpist and guitarist. Independent.co.uk, 5/17/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=406943}.

  • Casquelourd, Malonga, Congolese dancer, drummer, and choreographer, d. 6/15/2003 in Oakland, CA at 55. New York Times online, 6/18/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/18/obituaries/18CASQ.html}.

  • Cedrone, Frank, pianist and teacher, d. 2/23/2003 in Pueblo, CO; b. 1931. Piano Guild Notes, v. 53 no. 1, Summer 2003.

  • Chapin, Chouteau, actress and activist, d. 6/14/2003 at 93. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Chapman, Owen "Snake", fiddler, d. 10/30/2003; b. 1919 in Chapman's Hollow, KY. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Chaqueton (Jose Antonio Diaz Fernandez), flamenco singer, d. 12/29/2003 in Madrid at 58; b. 1945 in Algeciras, Spain. Boston.com, 1/3/2004 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2004/01/03/flamenco_singer_chaqueton_at_58/}.

  • Chatterton, Tomás Lefever, composer, d. 2003; b. 1926. Revista Musical Chilena, v. 58 no. 199, January/June 2003.

  • Chediak, Almir, Brazilian music producer and publisher, d. 5/25/2003 near Rio de Janeiro at 52. AOL.com, 5/26/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=03052619271314567}.
    also arranger, composer, editor, and teacher; b. 6/21/1950 in Rio. New York Times online, 5/29/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/29/arts/29CHED.html}.

  • Cherry, Jerry, jazz bassist, d. 1/27/2003 in St. Louis at 74. STLtoday.com, 2/17/2003 {http://www.stltoday.com/stltoday/entertainment/stories.nsf/entertainment/0701F7751848A06586256CCE000A6375}.

  • Cheung, Leslie, pop singer and actor, d. 4/1/2003 in Hong Kong at 46. New York Times online, 4/2/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/02/obituaries/02CHEUN.html}.
    Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing; b. 1956 in Hong Kong. AOL.com, 4/2/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=0304020759149269}; latimes.com, 4/3/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-cheung3apr03,1,8192.story}.
    Cheung Kwok-Wing (Leslie Cheung), b. 9/12/1956. Independent.co.uk, 4/3/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=393409}.

  • Chilcott, Susan, British soprano, d. 9/4/2003 in Timsbury, near Bath, England, at 40. New York Times online, 9/6/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/06/obituaries/06CHIL.html}; Opernwelt, v. 44 no. 11, November 2003; Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.
    b. 7/8/1963. Opera, v. 54 no. 11, November 2003; Gramophone, v. 81, no. 973, Awards issue 2003.
    b. in Bristol. Opera News, v. 68 no. 5, November 2003.

  • Chin, Vincent G. "Randy", music publisher, d. 2/2/2003 in Fort Lauderdale, FL at 65; b. in Kingston, Jamaica. New York Times online, 2/9/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/09/obituaries/09CHIN.html}.
    d. 2/3/2003 at 65; b. 1937. The Beat, v. 22 no. 2, 2003.

  • Christen, Jerry, coffeehouse owner and folk presenter, d. 3/11/2003 in Boston. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Cielenski, Clarence C., jazz reeds player, d. 3/17/2003 in Farmington, MI at 81. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Cissoko, Kaouding, kora player, d. 7/17/2003. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.
    Kaouding Cissokho, also composer, d. 7/18/2003 in Dakar, Senegal; b. 11/1964 in Tambacounda, Senegal. Beat, v. 22 no. 5, 2003.

  • Clark, J. Bunker, musicologist and keyboardist, d. 12/26/2003 in Lawrence, KS at 72; b. 10/19/1931 in Detroit, MI. Obit from Marilyn Clark (wife), forwarded to AMS-L by Sharon Hettinger 12/29/2003.

  • Clemmens, Ginni, folk and blues singer and instrumentalist, d. 2/15/2003 at 66; b. 1936. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Cohen, Harold "Hershey", jazz trumpeter, d. 9/5/2003 in Toledo, OH at 80. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Collier, Ron, jazz trombonist, d. 10/22/2003 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada at 73. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Collins, Janet, ballerina, d. 5/28/2003 in Fort Worth, TX; b. 3/2/1917 in New Orleans, LA. Opera News, v. 68 no. 2, August 2003.

  • Colwell, Tim, alto saxophonist, d. 9/18/2003 in Lymington, New Forest, England at 65. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Comberti, Micaela, violinist and teacher, d. 3/4/2003; b. 9/28/1952 in London. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 967, June 2003; Strad, v. 114 no. 1358, June 2003.

  • Compo, Peter, violinist and bassist, d. 4/28/2003 in New York at 68. Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Conde, Raymond, jazz clarinetist and singer, d. 12/23/2003 at 87. Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Conley, Arthur, soul singer, d. 11/17/2003 in Ruurlo, The Netherlands at 57; b. in Atlanta, GA. CNN.com, 11/17/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/11/17/obit.conley.ap/index.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 938/939, 12/25/2003 / 1/8/2004.
    also songwriter. Boston.com, 11/24/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/11/24/arthur_conley_57_1960s_soul_singer/}.

  • Conley, Walt, folk singer and club owner, d. 11/16/2003 at 74. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Conner, Nadine, American soprano, d. 3/1/2003 in Los Alamitos, CA at 96. AOL.com, 3/5/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?type=4&cat=0806&id=03030513265411368}; Opernwelt, v. 44 no. 5, May 2003.
    b. Evelyn Nadine Henderson in Compton, CA. New York Times online, 3/10/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/10/obituaries/10CONN.html}; Opera, v. 54 no. 10, October 2003.
    b. 2/20/1907. Opera News, v. 67 no. 12, June 2003.

  • Cooper, George, luthier, d. 5/24/2003 in Bradenton, FL. VdGSA News, v. 40 no. 2, June 2003.

  • Cooper, Thea Braider, cellist and sculptor, d. 1/21/2003 in Rockville, MD; b. in Pittsburgh. washingtonpost.com, 1/24/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A35722-2003Jan23.html}.

  • Corelli, Franco, Italian tenor, d. 10/2x?/2003 in Milan at 82; b. 4/8/1921. AOL.com, 10/30/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200310300033000174178}; washingtonpost.com, 10/29/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A38832-2003Oct30.html}; Boston.com, 10/30/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/10/30/franco_corelli_considered_one_of_great_tenors_of_last_century/}; Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.
    d. 10/29/2003; b. in Ancona, Italy. New York Times online, 10/30/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/30/obituaries/30CORE.html}; Opera, v. 55 no. 1, January 2004; Opera News, v. 68 no. 7, January 2004; American Record Guide, v. 67 no. 1, January/February 2004.

  • Corey, Al (Elias J.), saxophonist and bandleader, d. 11/9/2003 in Waterville, Maine at 86. Boston.com, 11/11/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/11/11/al_corey_at_86_saxophone_player/}.

  • Courtney, Junias, jazz trumpeter and vocalist, d. 6/22/2003 in the San Francisco, CA area at 85. Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Cox, Adam, punk singer, d. 7/20 2003 in Oregon at 23. Rolling Stone, no. 929, 8/21/2003.

  • Coxeter, Harold Scott McDonald, mathematician and amateur musician, d. 3/31/2003 in Toronto at 96; b. in London. New York Times online, 4/7/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/07/obituaries/07COXE.html}.

  • Craft, Charles, a.k.a. Baron Elliott, d. 2/4/2003 in Florida at 88. Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.

  • Crawford, Eunice, organist and piano teacher, d. 8/20/2003 at 81. American Organist, v. 38 no. 4, April 2004.

  • Crawford, Truman W., Col., former commander of the Marine Corps Drum and Bugle Corps, arranger and conductor, d. 3/3/2003in Hershey, PA at 68; b. in Endicott, NY. washingtonpost.com, 3/6/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A48658-2003Mar5.html}.

  • Crothers, Malinda A., organist and choral director, d. 8/20/2003 at 51. American Organist, v. 37 no. 12, Dec. 2003.

  • Crozier, Catharine, organist, d. 9/19/2003 in Portland, OR at 89; b. in Hobart, OK. New York Times online, 9/29/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/29/obituaries/29CROZ.html}; American Organist, v. 37 no. 11, November 2003; Diapason, v. 94 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Cruz, Celia, Cuban singer, "Queen of Salsa", d. 7/16/2003 in Fort Lee, NJ at 77. seattletimes.com, 7/17/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/artsentertainment/2001122011_cruzobit17.html}; St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 7/17/2003.
    b. in Havana. Boston Globe Online, 7/17/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/198/obituaries/Celia_Cruz_at_77_Queen_of_Salsa_icon_of_Cuban_culture+.shtml}; New York Times online, 7/17/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/17/obituaries/17CRUZ.html}.
    b. 1925. latimes.com, 7/17/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-cruz17jul17,1,4232343.story}; Rolling Stone, no. 929, 8/21/2003.
    b. 10/21/1924. Independent.co.uk, 7/18/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=425359}.
    d. at 78. washingtonpost.com, 7/17/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A3313-2003Jul16.html}.
    b. 10/21/1925. Guardian Unlimited, 7/18/2003 {http://www.guardian.co.uk/arts/news/story/0,11711,1000430,00.html}; Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Cuesta, Henry, jazz clarinetist, d. 12/17/2003 in Sherman Oaks, CA at 71. Cadence, v. 30 no. 6, June 2004.

  • Cunningham, Johnny, Celtic fiddler, producer, composer, d. 12/15/2003 in New York at 46; b. in Portobello, Scotland. New York Times online, 12/18/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/18/arts/music/18CUNN.html}.
    d. in Manhattan. latimes.com, 12/20/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-cunningham20dec20,1,6480311.story}.
    b. 1957. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Curet (Alonso), Catalino "Tite", composer/songwriter, d. 8/5/2003 in Baltimore at 77; b. in Guayama, PR. Boston Globe Online, 8/8/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/220/obituaries/Catalino_Curet_77_prolific_composer+.shtml}.
    Catalino "Tite" Curet Alonso; b. 2/12/1926. latimes.com, 8/8/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-tite8aug08,1,5423474.story}; New York Times online, 8/10/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/10/obituaries/10CURE.html}.

  • Cuzner, Ron, disc jockey, d. 3/27/2003 in Milwaukee, WI at 64. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Czekalla, Georg, tenor, d. at 81. Orchester, v. 51 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Dailey, Harry M., bass guitarist, guitar teacher, songwriter, d. 4/18/2003 in Falls Church, VA at 51; b. in Bethesda, MD. washingtonpost.com, 4/25/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A35417-2003Apr24.html}.

  • Dakers, Lionel Frederick, British organist and music director, d. 3/10/2003 in Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK; b. 2/24/1924 in Kent. Diapason, v. 94 no. 7, July 2003; American Organist, v. 37 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Dallwitz, Dave, composer, pianist, tronbonist, and painter, d. 3/24/2003 in Adelaide, South Australia at 88. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Daniels, Maxine, British jazz singer, d. 10/19/2003 in Romford, Essex; b. Gladys Lynch 11/2/1930 in London. Jazz Journal International, v. 57 no. 1, January 2004.
    d. 10/20/2003 at 72. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Daverio, John, American musicologist, d. ca. 3/16/2003 in Boston, MA at 48. Boston Globe Online, 4/16/2003 {http://www.globe.com/dailyglobe2/106/metro/Body_ID_d_as_BU_professorP.shtml}.
    John Joseph Daverio, b. 10/19/1954 in Sharon, PA. Independent.co.uk, 4/28/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=401040}; Newsletter (American Brahms Society), v. 21 no. 1, Spring 2003; AMS Newsletter, v. 33 no. 2, August 2003.

  • David, Russ, jazz pianist, d. 1/21/2003 in St. Louis, MO at 89. Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.

  • Davidson, Emily Norman, violinist, d. 11/2/2003 in Squirrel Hill, PA at 36; b. 10/10/1967 in Squirrel Hill. post-gazette.com, 11/4/2003 {http://www.post-gazette.com/obituaries/20031104davidsonobit5.asp}; Strad, v. 115, no. 1366, February 2004.

  • Davies, Ian, British flamenco guitarist, d. 10/2/2003. Classical Guitar Magazine, v. 22 no. 4, Dec. 2003.
    d. at 49; b. 1954. Classical Guitar Magazine, v. 22 no. 5, January 2004.

  • Davies, Ron, songwriter, brother of Gail Davies and son of Tex Dickerson, d. 10/30/2003 at 57; b. 1946 in Shreveport, LA. Associated Press, forwarded to alt.obituaries 10/30/2003.

  • Davis, Beverly, banjo player turned dobroist, d. 11/23/2003 at 60; b. in Galax, VA. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Davis, Matt, punk rocker, d. 8/10/2003 at 26. Rolling Stone, no. 931, 9/18/2003.

  • Dawson, Ronnie, a.k.a. the "Blond Bomber", rock (also R&B, folk, and country) singer and guitarist, d. 9/30/2003 in Dallas, TX at 64. New York Times online, 10/4/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/obituaries/04DAWS.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 934, 10/30/2003.
    a.k.a. Snake Monroe; d. 10/2/2003. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004.

  • Daylie, Holmes "Daddy-O", jazz d.j., d. 2/6/2003 in Evergreen Park, IL at 82. CBMR Digest, v. 16 no. 1, Spring 2003.

  • De Ciantis, Edio, a.k.a. Eddie DeSantis, accordionist, d. 12/18/2003 in Clawson, MI at 78; b. 114/1925 in Detroit. detnews.com, 12/23/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0312/23/c02-16701.htm}.

  • Decker, Harold, choral director and educator, d. 6/16/2003 at 89. Choral Journal, v. 44 no. 1, August 2003.

  • Dee, Mikey, drummer, promoter, radio host, and music critic, d. 7/6/2003 in Boston at 40; b. Michael Linick. Boston Globe Online, 7/8/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/189/obituaries/Mikey_Dee_40_musician_promoter_friend_of_local_bands+.shtml}.

  • Dickerson, Clyde Douglas a.k.a. "Watergate Clyde", jazz saxophonist and Watergate Hotel doorman, d. 2/5/2003 in Washington, DC at 80; b. in Bristol, TN. washingtonpost.com, 2/16/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A14544-2003Feb15.html}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Dickson, Harry Ellis, violinist and pops conductor, d. 3/29/2003 in Boston, MA at 94; b. in Cambridge, MA. latimes.com, 3/31/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-dickson31mar31,1,2714741.story}; seattletimes.com, 3/30/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/obituaries/134665140_dicksonobit30.html}; Strad, v. 114 no 1358, June 2003.
    b. 1905. Boston Globe Online, 3/30/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/089/obituaries/BSO_s_Harry_Ellis_Dickson_dead_at_age_94+.shtml}.

  • Dillon, Irwin, tenor, d. 1/13/2003 in Mission Viejo, CA; b. 8/18/1907 in Toronto. Opera News, v. 67 no. 12, June 2003.

  • Dimov, Bojidar, Bulgarian composer, d. 6/19/2003 in Köln; b. 1/31/1935 in Bulgaria. Jutta Lambrecht, forwarded to IAML-L by Anders Lonn, 6/30/2003.

  • Dirksen, Richard Wayne, composer, organist, and choirmaster, d. 7/26/2003 in Washington, DC at 82; b. in Freeport, IL. washingtonpost.com, 7/30/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A329-2003Jul29.html}; American Organist, v. 37 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Donadoni, Miriam, d. 4/22/2003 in Siena; b. 7/25/1916. Nuova Rivista Musicale Italiana, v. 37 no. 1, January-March 2003.

  • Dorsey, Jane, band executive, d. 8/28/2003 in Bay Harbor, FL at 79. Cadence, v. 29 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Douglas, Johnny, British composer, d. 4/20/2003 in Bognor Regis, West Sussex at 82; b. in London. BBC NEWS online, 4/21/2003 {http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/music/2964131.stm}.

  • Draper, Rusty (Farrell), country/pop singer, guitarist, and songwriter, d. 3/28/2003 in Bellevue, WA at 80; b. 1/25/1923 in Kirksville, MO. seattletimes.com, 4/1/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/obituaries/134666348_draperobit01m.html}.
    Farrell H. "Rusty" Draper, also actor and radio host. New York Times online, 4/1/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/national/AP-Deaths.html}; latimes.com, 4/4/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-draper4apr04,1,3612678.story}; Boston Globe Online, 4/5/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/095/obituaries/Rusty_Draper_was_80_sang_country_hits_in_1950s_60s+.shtml}.

  • Dudley, Dave, country singer and songwriter, also DJ and various other non-musical professions, d. 12/22/2003 in Danbury, WI at 75; b. Darwin David Pudraska. Boston.com, 12/24/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/12/24/dave_dudley_75_singer_had_hit_with_six_days_on_the_road/}.
    b. in Spencer, WI. startribune.com, 12/24/2003 {http://www.startribune.com/stories/466/4285156.html}.
    b. 5/3/1928. New York Times online, 12/24/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/24/arts/music/24DUDL.html}.

  • Duncan, Miriam Clapp, American organist and music professor, d. 5/9/2003 in St. Paul, MN at 83. Diapason, v. 94 no. 9, September 2003; American Organist, v. 37 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Dunger, Charles, jazz bassist and vocalist, d. 9/22/2003 in Atlanta, GA at 68. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.
    Charles Dungey, d. ca. 9/26/2003. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • DuPage, Florence Anderson, composer, d. 7/21/2003; b. 1910 in Vandergrift, PA. Kansas City Star, 7/23/2003.

  • Dusty, Slim, Australian country singer, d. 9/19/2003 in Sydney at 76; b. David Gordon Kirkpatrick 1927 in Kempsey. AOL.com, 9/19/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200309190946000194666}; Boston.com, 9/20/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/09/20/slim_dusty_76_was_country_singer/}; latimes.com, 9/20/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-dusty20sep20,1,794610.story}; Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004.
    b. 6/13/1927. Independent.co.uk, 9/20/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=445195}; Rolling Stone, no. 934, 10/30/2003.

  • Dwight, Frances Adams, gambist, recorder player, music shop owner, d. 11/7/2003 in Boulder, CO; b. 1907 in West Orange, NJ. VdGSA News, v. 41 no. 1, March 2004.

  • Dworman, Manny, nightclub owner, bandleader, and performer on various plucked stringed instruments, d. 12/28/2003 in Manhattan at 73; b. Menachem Emanuel Dworman in Tel Aviv. New York Times online, 1/2/2004 {http://www.nytimes.com/2004/01/02/arts/music/02DWOR.html}.

  • Eager, Allen, jazz saxophonist, d. 5/13/2003 in Daytona Beach, FL at 76; b. 1/16/1927 in New York. New York Sun, 5/??/2003.
    d. 4/13/2003. New York Times online, 6/1/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/01/obituaries/01EAGE.html}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.
    b. 1/10/1927 in New York City. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Eberhart, Jonathan, aerospace writer and folk singer, d. 2/18/2003 in Washington, DC at 60. washingtonpost.com, 2/26/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A2756-2003Feb25.html}.
    also songwriter. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Edelmann, Otto, Austrian bass-baritone and voice teacher, d. 5/14/2003 in Vienna at 86. Associated Press, 5/15/2003; Orchester, v. 51 no. 7-8, July-August 2003.
    b. 1917 in Brunn am Gebirge, Austria. New York Times online, 5/16/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/16/obituaries/16EDEL.html}.
    b. 2/5/1917. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 969, August 2003; Opera News, v. 68 no. 2, August 2003; Opera, v. 54 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Edmonds, Bernard, organist, d. 6?/2003. Organ, v. 82 no. 325, August-October 2003.

  • Edwards, Teddy, bebop tenor saxophonist, d. 4/20/2003 in Los Angeles at 78; b. Theodore Monroe Edwards in Jackson, MS. latimes.com, 4/22/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-edwards22apr22,1,3370103.story}; Rolling Stone, no. 923, 5/29/2003; Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003; Down Beat, v. 70 no. 7, July 2003.
    b. Theodore Marcus Edwards 4/26/1924. New York Times online, 4/23/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/23/obituaries/23EDWA.html}; Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Eisler, Stephanie, pianist, widow of composer Hanns Eisler, d. in Berlin at 83; b. in Vienna. Orchester, v. 51 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Ellis, Mary, singer and actress, d. 1/30/2003 in London at 102; b. in New York City. latimes.com, 2/1/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-ellis1feb01,0,6919311.story}.
    d. at 105; b. May Belle Elsas 6/15/1897 in Manhattan. New York Times online, 2/1/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/01/obituaries/01ELLI.html}; theatrenow.com, 1/31/2003 {http://www.theatrenow.com/asp/site/news.asp?art=4599}; Opera News, v. 67 no. 10, April 2003.
    b. 6/15/1897. Opera, v. 54 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Ellis, Robert Young, organist and music professor, d. 4/5/2003 in Arkadelphia, AK at 78; b. 4/5/1925 in Fort Worth, TX. American Organist, v. 38 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Emerson, Jack, bass player and record publisher, d. 11/22/2003 at 43. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Engel, Jule, animator of musical cartoons, d. 9/6/2003 in Simi Valley, CA at 94; b. 1909 in Budapest. New York Times online, 9/15/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/15/obituaries/15ENGE.html}.

  • Epstein, Freyda, American folk singer, fiddler, voice and violin teacher, and choral director, d. 5/17/2003 near Madison, VA at 46; b. in Boston. latimes.com, 5/24/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-epstein24may24,1,3688603.story}; Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Epstein, Howie, rock bassist, d. 2/23/2003 in Santa Fe, NM at 47; b. in Milwaukee, WI. CNN.com, 2/25/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/02/25/obit.epstein.ap/index.html}; latimes.com, 2/26/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings26feb26,1,6930929.story}; Rolling Stone, no 919, 4/3/2003.
    also producer. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Evans, Jerome, R&B singer and songwriter, d. 11/30/2003 in Los Angeles, CA at 65; b. in Los Angeles. New York Times online, 12/3/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/03/arts/music/03EVAN.html}; latimes.com, 12/3/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings3.2dec03,1,7787523.story}.

  • Faith, Adam, British pop singer and actor, d. 3/8/2003 in Stoke-on-Trent, England at 62; b. Terry Nelhams 1940 in west London. Boston Globe Online, 3/9/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/068/obituaries/Adam_Faith_62_British_pop_singer+.shtml}; latimes.com, 3/9/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-faith9mar09,1,950957.story}.

  • Farrell, Gerry, ethnomusicologist, d. 4/4/2003. SEM Newsletter, v. 38 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Ferguson, Natalie, pianist, organist, choir director, and copy editor, d. 12/10/2003 at 69; b. 10/31/1934 in Indianapolis, IN. Diapason, v. 95 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Fia, Gian Luigi, Italian guitarist, d. 7/8/2003; b. 1938 in Cremona. Fronimo, v. 31, no. 124, October 2003.

  • Finch, Thomas Lassfolk, organist and physicist, d. 12/18/2003; b. 11/26/1926 in Madison, WI. Diapason, v. 95 no. 3, March 2004; American Organist, v. 38 no. 4, April 2004.

  • Fischer, Kurt von, musicologist, d. 11/27/2003. AMS Newsletter, v. 34 no. 1, February 2004.

  • Fisher, Doris, songwriter, d. 1/22/2003 in Los Angeles, CA at 87; b. 1915 in New York City. New York Times online, 1/25/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/01/25/obituaries/25FISH.html}.
    d. 1/15/2003. latimes.com, 1/25/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-fisher25jan25,0,6484749.story}.
    also singer. Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.

  • Fitzgerald, Andy, jazz reeds, d. 4/7/2003; b. Fitz Andrews 7/28/1915 in New Jersey. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 7, July 2003.
    d. at 87 in New Jersey. Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Fitzgerald, Matthew, punk bassist, d. 7/20/2003 in Oregon at 20. Rolling Stone, no. 929, 8/21/2003.

  • Fleming, Larry, choral director, composer, arranger, educator, musicologist, and music theorist, d. 11/26/2003 in Peoria, AZ at 67; b. in Montana. Choral Journal, v. 44 no. 7, February 2004.

  • Flentrop, Dirk A., Dutch organ builder, d. 11/30/2003 in Santpoort, the Netherlands, at 93. New York Times online, 12/14/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/14/nyregion/14FLEN.html}; Tracker, v. 48 no. 1, Winter 2004.
    Dirk Andries Flentrop; b. 5/1/1910 in Zaandam. Diapason, v. 95 no. 2, February 2004; American Organist, v. 38 no. 4, April 2004.

  • Flores, Carlos, violinist, d. 6/24/2003 at 42. seattletimes.com, 7/3/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/obituaries/135155824_floresobit03.html}.

  • Fontana, Carl, jazz trombonist, d. 10/9/2003 in Las Vegas, NV at 75; b. in Monroe, LA. New York Times online, 10/15/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/15/obituaries/15FONT.html}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.
    b. 7/18/1928. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Foster, Alan, British organ collector, d. 1/14/2003; b. 4/11/1929. Gramophone, v. 80 no. 965, April 2003.

  • Fournier, Jean, French violinist, d. at 92; b. in Paris. Strad, v. 114 no 1362, October 2003.

  • Fowlston, Dorothy Watson, church organist, choir director, and piano teacher, d. 5/1/2003 in Lakeland, TN at 88. American Organist, v. 37 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Fox, Noel, country singer, publisher, and administrator, d. 4/10/2003 in Nashville, TN at 63; b. in Columbia, TN. AOL.com, 4/12/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=03041213483057739}; latimes.com, 4/14/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings14.1apr14,1,4586556.story}; Boston Globe Online, 4/13/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/103/obituaries/Noel_Fox_63_sang_with_Oak_Ridge_Boys+.shtml}; New York Times online, 4/15/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/15/obituaries/15FOX.html}.

  • Foy, Irving, vaudeville performer, d. 4/20/2003 in Albuquerque, NM at 94. latimes.com, 4/28/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-foy28apr28,1,1111855.story}.

  • Frederichs, Henning, composer and conductor, d. 12/28/2003 in Wuppertal, Germany; v. 1936 in Königsberg. Musik und Kirche, v. 74 no. 2, March/April 2004.

  • Freeman, Marshall Lon, gospel singer, d. 7/30/2003 in Rocky Face, GA at 82. New York Times online, 8/3/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/03/nyregion/03FREE.html}.

  • Fryer, John E., American organist, choir director, and psychiatrist, d. 2/21/2003 in Philadelphia, PA at 65; b. in Kentucky. American Organist, v. 37 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Fuller, Walter, jazz trumpeter, d. 4/20/2003 in San Diego at 93; b. 2/15/1910 in Dyersburg, TN. latimes.com, 4/29/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-fuller29apr29,1,2936631.story}; New York Times online, 4/30/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/30/obituaries/30FULL.html}.
    also arranger. Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Gage, Jeremy, punk drummer, d. 7/20/2003 in Oregon at 21. Rolling Stone, no. 929, 8/21/2003.

  • Gallacher, Ken, writer on jazz and football (soccer), d. 1/16/2003 in Scotland; b. in Dundee. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 3, March 2003.

  • Gardner, Ruth Hines, American organist and conductor, d. 6/14/2003; b. 12/27/1928. Diapason, v. 95 no. 4, April 2004.

  • Garner, Linton, jazz pianist, d. 3/6/2003 in Vancouver, B.C., Canada at 87. Cadence, v. 29 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Gates, S. Niles, philanthropist and opera supporter, d. 4/26/2003 in Newport Beach, CA at 91; b. in Spokane, WA. latimes.com, 5/3/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-gates3may03,1,4162224.story}.

  • Gatti, Gabriella, Italian soprano, d. 10/22/2003; b. 7/5/1908 in Rome. Opera News, v. 68 no. 8, February 2004.
    d. in Rome. Opera, v. 55 no. 3, March 2004.

  • Ghent, Emmanuel Robert, composer, electronic musician, and psychologist, d. 3/31/2003 in New York at 77; b. 5/15/1925 in Montreal. New York Times online, 4/13/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/13/obituaries/13GHEN.html}.

  • Gibb, Maurice, member of the Bee Gees, d. 1/12/2003 in Miami Beach, FL at 53. AOL.com, 1/13/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?type=4&cat=0806&id=030113051120627333}.
    d. in Miami, FL; b. 1949 on the Isle of Man in England. New York Times online, 1/12/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/01/12/obituaries/12CND-GIBB.html}.
    d. in Miami, FL; b. on the Isle of Wight. Boston Globe Online, 1/13/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/013/obituaries/Maurice_Gibb_53_member_of_the_BeeGees+.shtml}.
    d. in Miami, FL; b. on the Isle of Wight (later corrected to Isle of Man). latimes.com, 1/13/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-gibb13jan13,0,5828137.story}.

  • Gibson, Don, country singer and songwriter, d. 11/17/2003 in Nashville, TN at 75; b. 4/3/1928 in Shelby, NC. AOL.com, 11/18/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200311180831000190358}; CNN.com, 11/18/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/11/18/obit.gibson.ap/index.html}; Boston.com, 11/19/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/11/19/don_gibson_75_wrote_songs_helped_define_nashville_sound/}; Rolling Stone, no. 938/939, 12/25/2003 / 1/8/2004.

  • Gilbert, Herschel, Oscar- and Emmy-nominated composer and arranger, d. 6/8/2003 in Los Angeles, CA at 85; b. 1918 in Milwaukee, WI. latimes.com, 6/14/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-gilbert14jun14,1,6319234.story}.

  • Gillette, Halbert Scranton, publisher (of Diapason), d. 11/22/2003 in Lake Forest, IL at 81; b. 6/29/1922 in Chicago, IL. Diapason, v. 95 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Gladden, Eddie, jazz drummer, d. 8/25/2003 in Newark, NJ at 65. Cadence, v. 29 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Glazer, Tom, folk singer and songwriter, d. 2/21/2003 in Philadelphia at 88. New York Times online, 2/26/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/26/obituaries/26GLAZ.html}.
    b. in Philadelphia. washingtonpost.com, 2/27/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A8491-2003Feb26.html}.
    b. 1914. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Goldhahn, Richard Thomas ("Dick Thomas"), singing cowboy, d. 11/22/2003 in Abington, PA at 88; b. in Philadelphia, PA. latimes.com, 11/28/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-goldhahn28nov28,1,2251497.story}.

  • Goldstein, David, viol and recorder player and composer, d. 2003; b. 1918. VdGSA News, v. 40 no. 4, December 2003; American Recorder, v. 45 no. 3, May 2004.

  • Golovynsky, Gregory, Russian musicologist, d. at 79. Muzikalnaya Akademia, v. ?? no. 1, 2003.

  • Gonzalez, Ruben [González, Rubén], Cuban pianist, d. 12/8/2003 in Havana at 84; b. 1919 in Santa Clara (province), Cuba. Boston.com, 12/9/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/12/09/ruben_gonzalez_84_pianist_gave_cuban_band_its_heartbeat/}; latimes.com, 12/9/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-gonzalez9dec09,1,3255246.story}; CNN.com, 12/9/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/12/09/obit.gonzalez.ap/index.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 940, 1/22/2004; Cadence, v. 30 no. 1, January 2004; Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004; Chamber Music, v. 21 no. 3, June 2004.

  • González, Sergio Parra, professor of piano, d. 1/7/2003 in Valdivia, Chile; b. 1930. Revista Musical Chilena, v. 58 no. 199, January/June 2003.

  • Goodman, Vestal, gospel singer, d. 12/27/2003 in Celebration, FL at 74. Boston.com, 12/30/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/12/30/vestal_goodman_was_gospel_singer/}; New York TImes online, 1/1/2004 {http://www.nytimes.com/2004/01/01/arts/01GOOD.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 941, 2/5/2004; Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.
    b. in Fyffe, AL. latimes.com, 12/30/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings30.1dec30,1,4279598.story}.

  • Goodwin, Ron, British film composer, d. 1/8/2003 near Reading, west of London, at 77; b. in Plymouth, southern England. AOL.com, 1/9/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?type=4&cat=0805&id=030109143853612371}.

  • Gordon, Bobbie (Nell Brookshire), jazz vocalist, d. 12/27/2003 in Maryland at 64. Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Gough, Edward, jazz saxophonist, d. 12/26/2003 in Baltimore, MD at 76. Cadence, v. 29 no. 2, February 2003.

  • Goz, Harry, actor, singer, and voice-over actor, d. 9/6/2003 in Manhasset, NY at 71. New York Times online, 10/1/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/01/obituaries/01GOZ.html}; boston.com, 10/2/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/10/02/harry_goz_71_played_lead_in_fiddler/}.

  • Graham, Dick, jazz reeds player, d. 12/22/2003 in Seattle, WA at 75; b. 5/3/1928 in Walla Walla. seattletimes.com, 1/3/2004 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2001828841_grahamobit03e.html}.

  • Graillier, Michel, jazz pianist, d. 2/12/2003 in Paris, France at 56. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Grean, Charles, jazz bassist, copyist, and arranger, d. 12/19/2003 in New York City, NY at 90. Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Greenslade, Arthur, jazz pianist, d. 11/27/2003 in Sydney, Australia at 80. Cadence, v. 30 no. 1, January 2004.
    also arranger; b. 5/4/1923 in Northfleet, Kent, England. Jazz Journal International, v. 57 no. 4, April 2004.

  • Grell, Karl, Austrian composer and conductor, d. 2003 at 78; b. 1925 in Vienna. Orchester, v. 51 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Grimes, Justin, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and publisher, d. 4/1/2003 in Fort Lauderdale, FL at 27. Boston Globe Online, 4/7/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/097/obituaries/Justin_Grimes_musician_had_recording_studio+.shtml}.

  • Grosney, Paul, jazz trumpeter and bandleader, d. 5/17/2003 in Toronto, Ontario at 80. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.
    Paul Grosny, d. 2/17/2003. Cadence, v. 30 no. 4, April 2004.

  • Guerra, Freddy, jazz reeds, d. 5/17/2003 in Mesa, AZ at 79. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Guerrini, Giuseppe, Italian luthier, d. at 78; b. 1925. Strad, v. 114 no. 1360, August 2003.

  • Guggeis, Edgar, d. 2003 at 39. Orchester, v. 51 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Gullin, Peter, jazz saxophonist, d. 10/7/2003 in Uppsala, Sweden at 44. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.
    also composer; b. 4/12/1959 in Italy. Jazz Journal International, v. 57 no. 3, March 2004.

  • Gwaltney, Tommy, jazz reeds and vibes, d. 2/11/2003 in Virginia at 82. Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Habata, Harry, accordionist and agent, d. 10/9/2003 in Bloomington, MN at 86; b. 1917 in Minneapolis, MN. startribune.com, 10/18/2003 {http://www.startribune.com/stories/466/4161319.html}.

  • Hahn, Philip, American organist, choirmaster, music professor, composer, and chef, d. 4/13/2003 in San Francisco, CA at 67; b. 8/25/1935. American Organist, v. 37 no. 6, June 2003; Diapason, v. 94 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Haines, Paul, poet, composer, and vocalist, d. 1/21/2003 in Ennismore, Ontario at 70. Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.

  • Hamill, Paul, composer, organist, choirmaster, and educator, d. 10/13/2003 in Great Barrington, MA; b. 6/10/1930 in Tobyhanna, PA. Diapason, v. 94 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Hamilton, Malcolm, harpsichordist and teacher, d. 1/17/2003 in the Los Angeles area at 70; b. 1932 in Victoria, Canada. latimes.com, 11/22/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-hamilton22nov22,1,3885307.story}

  • Hannon, Terome "T-bone", bass guitarist, d. 9/4/2003 in Royal Oak, MI at 39. detnews.com, 9/9/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0309/09/b02-266291.htm}.

  • Hansen, Mike, jazz saxophonist, d. 2/13/2003 at 60. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Harmog, Manny, bandleader, d. 3/5/2003 in Los Angeles, CA at 93. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Harmon, Manny, bandleader, music director for Republican conventions, d. 3/5/2003 in Century City, CA at 93; b. in Philadelphia. latimes.com, 3/12/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-harmon12mar12,1,319768.story}.

  • Harris, Charles, jazz bassist, d. 9/9/2003 in Baltimore, MD at 87. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.
    b. Charles Purvis Harris 1/9/1916 in Alexandria, VA. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Harrison, Joann Bullington, piano teacher, d. 8/15/2003 in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA at 78; b. 9/3/1924 in Martin, TN. Piano Guild Notes, v. 53 no. 3, Winter 2004.

  • Harrison, Lou, American composer, d. 2?/2003 in Chicago, IL. Jody Diamond on the Gamelan mailing list {GAMELAN@LISTSERV.DARTMOUTH.EDU}, 2/3/2003.
    d. 2/2/2003 in Indianapolis, IN at 85. Christopher Purdy, 2/3/2003; Symphony, v. 54 no. 3, May-June 2003; Orchester, v. 51 no. 4, April 2003; Rassegna Musicale Curci, v. 51 no. 2, May 2003; Open Space, no. 5, Fall 2003.
    Lou Silver Harrison, d. in Lafayette, IN; b. 5/14/1917 in Portland, OR. Independent.co.uk, 2/4/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=375648}; latimes.com, 2/4/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-harrison4feb04,0,4815.story}; New York Times online, 2/4/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/04/obituaries/04HARR.html}; Boston Globe Online, 2/5/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/036/obituaries/Lou_Harrison_85_a_weaver_of_variegated_musical_threads+.shtml}; Gramophone Online, 2/6/2003 {http://www.gramophone.co.uk/newsMainTemplate.asp?storyID=1652&newssectionID=1}; Opera News, v. 67 no. 10, April 2003; Gramophone, v. 80 no. 965, April 2003.

  • Harte, Roy, jazz drummer, d. 10/26/2003 in Burbank, CA at 79. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Hartley, Jack, jazz discographer, d. 11/24/2003 in Manchester, NJ at 80. Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Hartmann, Elisabeth, wife of composer Karl Amadeus Hartmann and supporter of contemporary music, d. at 90. Orchester, v. 51 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Hatfield, Bobby (Robert Lee), pop singer and songwriter, d. 11/5/2003 in Kalamazoo, MI at 63; b. 8/10/1940 in Beaver Dam, WI. AOL.com, 11/6/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200311060758000196734}; latimes.com, 11/6/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-hatfield6nov06002436,1,4054097.story}; detnews.com, 11/6/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0311/06/obituaries-318075.htm}; New York Times online, 11/6/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/arts/AP-Obit-Hatfield.html}; Boston.com, 11/7/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/11/07/bobby_hatfield_63_was_half_of_pop_icon_righteous_brothers/}; washingtonpost.com, 11/7/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A10272-2003Nov6.html}; Independent.co.uk, 11/7/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=461283}; Rolling Stone, no. 937, 12/11/2003; Chamber Music, v. 21 no. 3, June 2004.

  • Haynes, C. Vincent, jazz photographer & historian, d. 7/6/2003 at 81. Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Hemmings, David, British actor, director, producer, and singer, d. 12/3/2003 in Romania at 62; b. 11/18/1941 in Guildford, England. AOL.com, 12/4/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200312040831000113769}; CNN.com, 12/4/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Movies/12/04/obit.hemmings.reut/index.html}; BBC News online, 12/4/2003 {http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/3290875.stm}; Opera News, v. 68 no. 8, February 2004; Opera, v. 55 no. 4, April 2004.

  • Henderson, Luther, Broadway arranger and conductor, d. 7/29/2003 in Manhattan at 84; b. in Kansas City, MO. New York Times online, 8/1/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/01/obituaries/01HEND.html}; Boston Globe Online, 8/2/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/214/obituaries/Luther_Henderson_brought_jazz_sensibilites_to_Broadway+.shtml}; latimes.com, 8/2/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-luther2aug02,1,2817056.story}.
    also pianist. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Herbert, Jocelyn, designer for stage and film, d. 5/6/2003 in Odiham, Hampshire, England; b. 2/22/1917 in London. Opera News, v. 68 no. 2, August 2003; Opera, v. 54 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Herbillon, Jacques, French baritone, d. 5/20/2003; b. 5/20/1936 in Reims, France. Opera News, v. 68 no. 2, August 2003.

  • Herman, Justin ("Jud"), record reviewer, d. 10/3/2003. Ron Bukoff on MLA-L, 10/7/2003.
    d. at 63. American Record Guide, v. 66 no. 6, November/December 2003.

  • Hess, Robert C., music teacher, conductor/bandleader, and jazz performer on many instruments, d. 12/27/2003 in Bridgeton, MO at 79; b. in La Grange, IL. STLtoday.com, 1/1/2004 {http://www.stltoday.com/stltoday/news/stories.nsf/News/Obituaries/18FBA56627FCF67486256E0E000B344E?OpenDocument}.

  • Hicks, Ray, folk storyteller and singer, d. 4/20/2003; b. 1922 in North Carolina. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Hill, Lois Ruth, church organist, composer, and poet, d. 11/25/2003 in Livermore, CA at 79; b. in New Jersey. American Organist, v. 38 no. 3, March 2004.

  • Hines, Gregory, tap dancer and actor, d. 8/9/2003 in Los Angeles at 57; b. 2/14/1946 in New York City. latimes.com, 8/11/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-hines11aug11235417,1,7172176.story}; New York Times online, 8/11/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/11/obituaries/11HINE.html}.

  • Hines, Jerome, American bass, d. 2/4/2003 in Manhattan at 81; b. 11/8/1921 in Hollywood. New York Times online, 2/5/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/05/obituaries/05HINE.html}; NJ.com, 2/5/2003 {http://www.nj.com/newsflash/national/index.ssf?/cgi-free/getstory_ssf.cgi?a0527_BC_Obit-Hines}; U-Daily News, 2/5/2003 {http://u.dailynews.com/Stories/0,1413,211~23520~1160147,00.html}; OPERA America Newsline, v. 12 no. 6, March 2003; Opera News, v. 67 no. 11, May 2003; Classical Singer, v. 16 no. 5, May 2003.
    b. Jerome Heinz. latimes.com, 2/6/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-hines6feb06,0,1016478.story}.
    b. Jerome Albert Link Heinz. Independent.co.uk, 2/6/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=375901}; Opera, v. 54 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Hipp, Jutta, German-American jazz pianist and dressmaker, d. 4/7/2003 in New York City at 78; b. in Germany. Associated Press, 4/11/2003; New York Times online, 4/11/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/11/obituaries/11HIPP.html}.
    b. in Leipzig. latimes.com, 4/12/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings12.2apr12,1,3603513.story}.
    d. in Sunnyside, NY. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.
    d. 4/11/2003; b. 2/6/1925. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Hirsch, Julian, audiophile and audio equipment reviewer, d. 11/24/2003 in the Bronx at 81. New York Times online, 12/3/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/03/arts/03HIRS.html}.
    b. 1922. Sound & Vision, v. 69 no. 2, February/March 2004.

  • Hodges, Joy, big-band vocalist and dancer, d. 1/19/2003 in Palm Desert, CA at 88; b. in Des Moines, IA. latimes.com, 1/30/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings30.1jan30,0,916525.story}.

  • Hogan, Arval, country musician, d. 9/12/2003 at 92; b. in North Carolina. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004.

  • Hogan, Moses G., choir director and arranger, d. 2/11/2003 in New Orleans at 45. latimes.com, 2/14/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings14.1feb14,1,6753823.story}.
    b. 3/13/1957 in New Orleans, LA. Choral Journal, v. 43 no. 7, April 2003.
    also composer. CBMR Digest, v. 16 no. 1, Spring 2003.

  • Hokanson, Leonard, American pianist, d. 3/21/2003 in Bloomington, IN at 71. Orchester, v. 51 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Hollingsworth, Stanley Walker, American composer, d. 10/2003 in California at 79. Opernwelt, v. 45 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Holloway, Merle, piano teacher, d. 8/12/2003 in Philadelphia, PA at 100; b. in New York. Piano Guild Notes, v. 53 no. 4, Spring 2004.

  • Honig, Joel, writer on music, d. 9/25/2003 in New York City; b. 10/13/1936 in Chicago, IL. Opera News, v. 68 no. 6, December 2003.

  • Hood, Al, experimental jazz pianist and composer, d. 4/25/2003 in Seattle at 67; b. in Portland. seattletimes.com, 4/30/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/obituaries/134686080_hoodobit29m.html}.

  • Hope, Bob, comedian, actor, and singer, d. 7/27/2003 in Toluca Lake, CA at 100; b. Leslie Townes Hope 5/29/1903 in Eltham, England. AOL.com, 7/28/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200307280947000127081}; New York Times online, 7/28/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/28/obituaries/28WIRE-HOPE.html}.

  • Horsley, Walter S., American organist and composer, d. 5/14/2003 in Cape Coral, FL at 79. American Organist, v. 37 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Hotter, Hans, Austrian bass-baritone, d. 12/6/2003 at 94; b. 1/19/1909 in Offenbach am Main, Germany. AOL.com, 12/12/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200312121500000176656}; latimes.com, 12/13/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-hotter13dec13,1,7244801.story}; Opernwelt, v. 45 no. 2, February 2004.
    d. in Grünwald, Germany. New York Times online, 12/13/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/13/arts/music/13HOTT.html}; Opera News, v. 69 no. 9, March 2004; American Record Guide, v. 67 no. 2, March/April 2004.
    d. in Munich. Opera, v. 55 no. 2, February 2004.
    d. at 93. Orchester, v. 52 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Housewright, Wiley L., musicologist, d. 12/13/2003. AMS Newsletter, v. 34 no. 1, February 2004.

  • Hucko, Michael "Peanuts", jazz clarinetist and saxophonist, d. 6/20/2003 in Fort Worth at 85; b. in Syracuse, NY. latimes.com, 6/21/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-hucko21jun21,1,6641093.story}.
    Michael Andrew Hucko (Peanuts Hucko), also bandleader, d. 6/19/2003 in Denton, TX; b. 4/7/1918. Independent.co.uk, 6/21/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=417550}; New York Times online, 6/24/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/24/arts/24HUCK.html}.
    d. 6/13/2003; b. 3/27/1925. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Hum, Jeanne E., professional whistler, d. 5/15/2003 in Youngstown, OH at 73. latimes.com, 6/16/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-hum16jun16,1,1636143.story}.

  • Hunter, Ian Bruce Hope, British impresario and organizer of arts festivals, d. 9/5/2003 in West Sussex, England at 84; b. 4/2/1919 near London. New York Times online, 9/22/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/22/obituaries/22HUNT.html}; Gramophone, v. 81, no. 974, December 2003; Strad, v. 114, no. 1364, December 2003.
    b. in Middlesex. Opera News, v. 68 no. 6, December 2003.

  • Huseby, Gerardo, Argentinian musicologist, d. 6/26/2003 in Buenos Aires at 60. Leandro Donozo on AMS-L, 6/26/2003.

  • Ignatius, Sister Mary, music teacher and mentor, d. 2/9/2003 in Kingston, Jamaica at 81; b. 1921. The Beat, v. 22 no. 2, 2003.

  • Inoue, Yukiharu, Japanese guitarist, d. 4/25/2003. Classical Guitar Magazine, v. 21 no. 10, June 2003.

  • Irvin, Jesse Smith "Smitty", bluegrass banjo player, d. 3/24/2003 at 73. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Isaacs, Maurice, violinist, d. at 81; b. 1922 in Rangoon. Strad, v. 114 no. 1360, August 2003.

  • Ishii, Maki, Japanese composer and conductor, d. 4/8/2003 in Tokyo at 66. Boston Globe Online, 4/11/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/101/obituaries/Maki_Ishii_66_noted_composer+.shtml}; New York Times online, 4/11/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/11/obituaries/11ISHI.html}; Neue Zeitschrift für Musik, v. 164 no. 3, May/June 2003.

  • Istomin, Eugene, American pianist, d. 10/10/2003 in Washington, DC at 78; b. in New York City. AOL.com, 10/10/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200310101251000125738}; latimes.com, 10/13/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-istomin13oct13,1,3880616.story}; Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.
    d. at 77. detnews.com, 10/11/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0310/13/obituaries-294759.htm}; washingtonpost.com, 10/11/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A10992-2003Oct10.html}; American Record Guide, v. 67 no. 1, January/February 2004.
    b. 11/26/1925. Gramophone, v. 81, no. 974, December 2003.

  • Jackson, Chubby (Grieg Stewart), jazz bassist, d. 10/1/2003 near San Diego, CA at 84; b. in New York City. latimes.com, 10/6/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-jackson6oct06,1,4238189.story}.
    d. in Paway, CA; b. Greig Stewart Jackson 10/25/1918. New York Times online, 10/4/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/04/obituaries/04JACK.html}.
    Grieg Stewart Jackson, d. 10/2/2003. washingtonpost.com, 10/7/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A53633-2003Oct6.html}.
    d. 10/3/2003 in San Diego. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.
    Greig Stewart Jackson, d. 10/1/2003 in Poway, San Diego, CA. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Jackson, Tony, rock bassist, d. 8/18/2003 in Nottingham, England at 63. CNN.com, 8/21/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/08/21/searchers.death/index.html}.

  • James, Ethan, heavy metal musician, producer, and engineer, d. 6/19/2003 in San Francisco at 56; b. Ralph Burns Kellogg 1946 in Pasadena. latimes.com, 7/7/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-james7jul07,1,6259384.story}.
    d. 6/20/2003. Rolling Stone, no. 927, 7/24/2003.

  • Jay, Matthew, British singer/songwriter, d. 9/24/2003 in Nottingham, England at 24. CNN.com, 10/1/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/10/01/music.jay.reut/index.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 934, 10/30/2003.

  • Jennings, Marty, violinist, d. 7/2003 at 32. Strad, v. 114, no. 1363, November 2003.

  • Jessen, Johnnie (John Pagaard), jazz saxophonist, flutist, and clarinetist, also teacher of same, d. 10/7/2003 in Magnolia, WA at 94; b. 5/13/1909 in Seattle, WA. seattletimes.com, 10/19/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2001769532_jessenobit19.html}.

  • Joans, Ted, jazz/beat poet, d. 5/7/2003 in Vancouver, BC at 74; b. Theodore Jones 7/4/1928 in Cairo, IL. New York Times online, 5/18/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/18/obituaries/18JOAN.html}.
    also writer, d. 4/25/2003. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Johnson, Susan, actress in musical theater, d. 2/24/2003 in Sacramento, CA at 75; b. in Columbus, OH. New York Times online, 3/10/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/10/obituaries/10JOHN.html}.

  • Jolley, Noble, Sr., jazz guitarist, d. 5/6/2003 in Washington, DC at 48. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Junkermann, Hilde Heubner, musicologist, d. 10/7/2003. AMS Newsletter, v. 34 no. 1, February 2004.

  • Jupp, Eric, Anglo-Australian composer, d. 1/??/2003; b. in Britain. Radio Australia News online, 1/5/2003 {http://abc.net.au/ra/newstories/RANewsStories_757779.htm}.
    d. 1/2/2003 in Launceston, Tasmania. Personal email from Catherine Jupp (daughter).

  • Käch [Kach, Kaech], Hugo, director and conductor, d. 12/31/2003 at 77. Orchester, v. 52 no. 3, March 2004.

  • Kamen, Michael, composer and arranger, d. 11/18/2003 in London at 55; b. 1948 in New York. AOL.com, 11/19/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200311190255000218324}; Boston.com, 11/19/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/11/19/michael_kamen_at_55_composer_and_arranger_of_films/}; New York Times online, 11/20/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/20/arts/20KAME.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 938/939, 12/25/2003 / 1/8/2004.
    b. 4/15/1948. latimes.com, 11/19/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-kamen19nov19,1,4465831.story}.

  • Kates, Stephen, cellist and teacher, d. 1/18/2003 in Baltimore, MD at 59; b. in New York City. New York Times online, 1/22/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/01/22/obituaries/22KATE.html}.
    b. 5/7/1943. latimes.com, 1/27/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-kates27jan27,0,1070522.story}; Strad, v. 114 no. 1356, April 2003.

  • Kavalhuna, Michael, American baritone, d. 2/13/203 in New York City; b. in Plymouth, MI. detnews.com, 2/19/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0302/20/e02-88977.htm}.

  • Kawaguchi, George, jazz drummer, d. 11/1/2003 in Tokyo, Japan. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Kellner, Herbert Anton, mathematician and tuning theorist, d. 4/21/2003 in Darmstadt, Germany; b. 12/25/1938 in Prague. Diapason, v. 94 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Kennan, Kent W., music professor, composer, and author, d. 11/1/2003 in Austin, TX at 90; b. 1913 in Milwaukee. Release from UT-Austin's Music School dated 11/3/2003, forwarded to MLA-L by David Hunter on the same day.

  • Kepner, Charles Fred, Air Force Band arranger, pianist, composer, and bandleader, d. 10/23/2003 in Leonardtown, MD at 82; b. in Waynesboro, PA. washingtonpost.com, 10/28/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A26957-2003Oct27.html}.

  • Kholopov, Yuri Nikolaevich, Russian music theorist, d. 4/24/2003 at 70. Severine Neff and Kevin Bartig on AMS-L, 4/29/2003.

  • Kibbee, Gordon, theatre organist, d. 7/16/2003 in Encino, CA at 89. latimes.com, 7/21/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings21.1jul21,1,6880320.story}.

  • Kiessling, Heinz, jazz arranger and composer, d. 12/27/2003 in Gauting, Germany at 77. Cadence, v. 30 no. 4, April 2004.

  • Kiester, Elwood J. "Woody", music professor and choral director, d. 5/10/2003 at 83. Choral Journal, v. 44 no. 1, August 2003.

  • Killeen, Sean, folk music scholar and writer, d. 2/8/2003 in Nashville at 61. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • King, Earl, R&B songwriter and guitarist, d. 4/17/2003 in New Orleans at 69; b. Earl Silas Johnson IV. Chicago Tribune online, 4/20/2003 {http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/obituaries/chi-0304200313apr20,1,1054172.story}; seattletimes.com, 4/20/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/obituaries/134679254_kingobit20.html}; Boston Globe online, 4/20/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/110/obituaries/Earl_King_at_69_was_famed_R_B_songwriter_guitarist+.shtml}; washingtonpost.com, 4/20/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A58528-2003Apr19.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 923, 5/29/2003; Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003; Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.
    b. 1934 in New Orleans. New York Times online, 4/21/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/21/obituaries/21KING.html}.

  • Kitto, Dr. Armand W., Jr., musicologist, professor, schoolteacher, music minister, and choirmaster, d. 3/19/2003 in Guadalajara, Mexico at 73. St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 3/31/2003.

  • Klaassen, Reinhard, record executive, d. 8/17/2003; b. 1/28/1927. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 972, November 2003.

  • Klaiber, Joachim, opera director, d. 2003? in Kiel at 95. Orchester, v. 52 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Knepper, Jimmy (James Minter), jazz trombonist, d. 6/14/2003 in Triadelphia, WV at 75; b. 11/22/1927 in Los Angeles, CA. New York Times online, 6/16/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/16/obituaries/16KNEP.html}; latimes.com, 6/17/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-knepper17jun17,1,3885218.story}.
    d. in Trialdelphia [sic]. Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003.
    d. 6/15/2003 in Trialdelphia [sic], WV. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Knoche, Bethel D., American organist, d. 4/27/2003 in Independence, MO at 83; b. in Arcadia, KS. American Organist, v. 37 no. 11, November 2003.
    b. 1919. Diapason, v. 94 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Knudsen, Karl Emil, music producer, d. 9/5/2003. Cadence, v. 29 no. 10, October 2003.
    also publisher and concert promoter; d. in Copenhagen at 74; b. 6/16/1929. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Koch, Lothar, German oboist, d. 3/16/2003; b. 7/1/1935. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 968, July 2003.
    d. in Salzburg at 67. Orchester, v. 51 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Koller, Hans, Austrian tenor saxophonist, composer, and bandleader, d. 12/22/2003 in Vienna at 82. latimes.com, 12/24/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings24.2dec24,1,6311221.story}; Boston.com, 12/24/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/12/24/hans_koller_saxophonist_influenced_jazz_in_europe/}; Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Kolobov, Yevgeny, Russian opera director and conductor, d. 6/15/2003 in Moscow at 57. latimes.com, 6/17/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings17.2jun17,1,3336788.story}; Opera, v. 54 no. 10, October 2003.
    b. in Leningrad (St. Petersburg). New York Times online, 6/17/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/17/obituaries/17KOLO.html}.
    b. 1946. Opera News, v. 68 no. 3, September 2003; Gramophone, v. 81 no. 970, September 2003; Orchester, v. 51 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Korb, Arthur, songwriter, d. 4/16/2003 in San Juan; b. in Boston. Boston Globe Online, 4/29/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/119/obituaries/Arthur_Korb_Harvard_grad_composed_pop_tunes+.shtml}.

  • Kostecký, Lubomir, violinist, d. 11/2003 in Prague. Strad, v. 115, no. 1366, February 2004.

  • Kreppel, Walter, bass, d. 2003. Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.

  • Kriegel, Volker, jazz guitarist, d. 6/15/2003 in Spain at 59. Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003; Orchester, v. 51 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Kudriavtzev, Valery, viola professor, d. at 64. Strad, v. 114 no. 1362, October 2003.

  • Kupferman, Meyer, American composer, d. 11/26/2003? near Rhinebeck, NY at 77; b. 7/3/1926 in New York. New York Times online, 12/3/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/03/arts/music/03KUPF.html}; Chamber Music, v. 21 no. 3, June 2004.
    d. 11/26/2003. Independent.co.uk, 1/1/2004 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=477222}; Opera News, v. 68 no. 8, February 2004.
    also clarinetist. Cadence, v. 30 no. 1, January 2004.

  • La Fosse, Leopold, violinist and teacher, d. at 75; b. in Springfield, MA. Strad, v. 114 no 1360, August 2003.

  • LaFata, Joseph, drummer, d. 8/8/2003 in Grosse Pointe Park, MI at 38. detnews.com, 8/12/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0308/13/c02-242619.htm}.

  • Lamond, Don, jazz drummer, d. 12/22/2003 in Orlando, FL at 83. Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.
    d. 12/23/2003. Jazz Journal International, v. 57 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Lampkin, Chuck, jazz drummer and broadcast journalist, d. 2/15/2003. Maynard Institute website, 2/24/2003 {http://www.maynardije.org/columns/dickprince/030224_prince/}.
    d. 2/10/2003 at 78. Associated Press, forwarded to alt.obituaries 2/27/2003 by Bill Schenley {straycat@erie.net}.

  • Lanchbery, John, ballet conductor and arranger, d. 2/26/2003 in Melbourne, Australia at 79; b. in London. New York Times online, 2/28/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/28/obituaries/28LANC.html}.
    John Arthur Lanchbery, b. 1923. latimes.com, 3/4/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-lanchbery4mar04,1,6467619.story}; Boston Globe Online, 3/5/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/064/obituaries/John_Lanchbery_79_conductor_ballet_musical_director+.shtml}.
    also composer, d. 2/27/2003; b. 5/15/1923. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 967, June 2003.

  • Landers, Jimmy, guitarist and bandleader, d. 3/31/2003 in Cleveland, OH at 66. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Lange, Shawn, jazz guitarist, d. 2003. Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Lanphere, Don, jazz saxophonist, d. 10/9/2003 in Seattle, WA at 75; b. in Wenatchee, WA. New York Times online, 10/20/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/20/arts/music/20LANP.html}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.
    d. in Redmond, WA; b. Donald Gale Lanphere 6/26/1928. Jazz Journal International, v. 57 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Larkin, Chuck, bluegrass storyteller, folk singer, humorist, and speaker, d. 4/18/2003; b. 1931. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Larkin, Sister Miriam John, music teacher and organist, d. 1/11/2003; b. in Los Angeles. Sacred Music, v. 130 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Larsen, Niels Bjorn, ballet dancer, mime, teacher, director, and choreographer, d. 3/13/2003 in Copenhagen at 89; b. in Copenhagen. New York Times online, 3/21/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/21/obituaries/21LARS.html}.

  • Lawson, James Raymond, carillonneur, d. 10/14/2003 in Cody, WY at 84; b. 5/25/1919 in Cody. New York Times online, 10/19/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/19/nyregion/19LAWS.html}; seattletimes.com, 10/19/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2001769606_lawsonobit19.html}; American Organist, v. 38 no. 1, January 2004; Diapason, v. 95 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Leach, Ruthie, performer on viola da gamba and various other early instruments, d. 10/12/2003 in Maine. VdGSA News, v. 41 no. 1, March 2004.

  • Leathers, Bill, jazz drummer, d. 4/3/2003 at around 59. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Lefel, Edith, Antillean zouk singer, d. 1/2003 in Dreux, France at 39; b. 1964. The Beat, v. 22 no. 2, 2003.

  • Leggat, Susan, supporter of the arts, founder of the Lowell Folk Festival, d. 11/22/2003; b. 11/22/1947 in Lowell. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Lehmeyer, John, opera director/designer, d. 5/26/2003 at 63. Opera America Newsline, v. 13 no. 1, September 2003.

  • Lendrim, Frank Torbet, music professor, choral conductor, and organist, d. 7/19/2003 in Rockport, ME. American Organist, v. 37 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Leopold, Reginald, violinist and broadcaster, d. 2003? at 95. Strad, v. 114 no 1358, June 2003.

  • Lerner, Ellen, musicologist, d. 4/27/2003. AMS Newsletter, v. 33 no. 2, August 2003.
    Ellen D. Lerner; b. 1950. AMS Newsletter, v. 34 no. 1, February 2004.

  • Leslie, Bill, jazz saxophonist, d. 2003. Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Levine, Julius, bassist, teacher, chamber music coach, and composer, d. 4/4/2003 in Manhattan at 81; b. 1921 in Brooklyn. New York Times online, 4/6/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/06/obituaries/06LEVI.html}.
    d. 3/28/2003; b. 12/23/1921. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 968, July 2003.

  • Lewin, David, American music theorist, d. 5/5/2003; b. 1933. Vivian Ramalingam on AMS-L, 5/19/2003.
    David B. Lewin, b. in New York City. Boston Globe, 5/7/2003.
    also composer. Newsletter of the American Brahms Society, v. 21 no. 2, Autumn 2003.

  • Lewinski, Wolf-Eberhard von, music critic, d. 5/23/2003 at 74; b. in Berlin. Orchester, v. 51 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Lewis, Pauline "Mom", mainstay (though not a musician) of the Lewis Family bluegrass gospel group, d. 2/8/2003 at 92. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Limbak, Wayan, Balinese dancer, co-creator of Kecak, d. 9/12/2003 in Gianyar, Bali at 106. New York Times online, 9/14/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/14/obituaries/14LIMB.html}.

  • Linale, Charles-André, violinist, d. 2003 in Wuppertal, Germany. Strad, v. 115, no. 1365, January 2004.

  • Lindberg, Timothy J., opera conductor, chorus master, coach, professor, and pianist, d. 3/3/2003; b. 9/17/1955. Classical Singer, v. 16 no. 5, May 2003; Opera America Newsline, v. 12 no. 9, June 2003.

  • Lindquist, Gunnar, jazz saxophonist, flutist, and record producer, d. 2/18/2003 in Stockholm, Sweden at 66. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Lindroos, Peter, Finnish tenor, d. 11/17/2003 near Tjörnarp, Sweden at 59; b. 2/26/1944 in Pohja, Finland. Opera, v. 55 no. 2, February 2004; Opernwelt, v. 45 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Lippman, Sidney, composer and songwriter, d. 3/11/2003 in North Bergen, NJ at 89; b. in Minneapolis, MN. New York Times online, 3/14/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/14/obituaries/14LIPP.html}.

  • Lissenberg, Theo, Dutch bluegrass singer, d. 3/6/2003. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Livesay, Richard Eugene, American organist, d. 2/24/2003 in Virginia at 87; b. in Tulsa, OK. Diapason, v. 94 no. 6, June 2003.
    d. in Alexandria, VA. American Organist, v. 37 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Lofstrom, Mary, jazz vocalist, d. 10/20/2003 in Seattle, WA at 38; b. in Minneapolis, MN. seattletimes.com, 10/29/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/obituaries/2001777480_obit29m.html}.

  • Longhurst, Jane, British violinist, d. at 31. Strad, v. 114 no. 1359, July 2003.

  • Longley, Ty, heavy metal guitarist, d. 2/23/2003 in West Warwick, RI at 31. Boston Globe Online, 2/25/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/056/metro/Ty_Longley+.shtml}.

  • Longworth, Mike, bluegrass musician and luthier, d. 1/22/2003; b. 1938 in Tennessee. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Lopez, Dick, jazz drummer, d. ca. 1/3/2003 at about 60. Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.

  • Lowe, Frank, jazz tenor saxophonist, d. 9/19/2003 in Manhattan at 60. New York Times online, 9/23/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/23/arts/23LOWE.html}; boston.com, 9/24/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/09/24/frank_lowe_at_60_jazz_saxophonist/}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Lubetzky, Seymour, d. 4/5/2003 in Los Angeles, CA at 104; b. 5?/1898. Geraldine E. Ostrove on MLA-L, 4/7/2003.

  • Ludecke, Albert, organist, choirmaster, composer, and music professor, d. 8/29/2003 in Langhorne, PA at 82; b. in Trenton, NJ. American Organist, v. 37 no. 12, Dec. 2003.

  • Ludgin, Chester, American baritone, d. 8/9/2003 in New York, NY; b. 5/20/1925 in Brooklyn, NY. Opera News, v. 68 no. 5, November 2003.

  • Lunsford, Alfred E., organist and organbuilder, d. 7/22/2003 in Knoxville, TN at 85. American Organist, v. 37 no. 10, October 2003.
    b. 7/13/1918. Diapason, v. 94 no. 10, October 2003; Tracker, v. 47 no. 4, October 2003.

  • Lyons, Jeremy Zachariah Mario, composer, saxophonist, keyboardist, and music teacher, d. 4/30/2003 in Seattle, WA; b. James Ackerman 12/29/1948 in California. seattletimes.com, 5/9/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/obituaries/134703378_lyonsobit09m.html}.

  • MacKenzie, Gisele, Canadian-American singer and actress, d. 9/5/2003 in Burbank, CA at 76; b. 1/20/1927 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. latimes.com, 9/6/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-mackenzie6sep06,1,4824629.story}; detnews.com, 9/6/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0309/09/obituaries-263802.htm}.

  • MacLellan, Donal, fiddler, d. 6/11/2003 at 85. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Madna, Rob, jazz pianist, d. 4/5/2003 in the Netherlands at 72. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Magee, Rusty (Benjamin Rush), theater composer, lyricist, actor, and cabaret performer, d. 2/23/2003 in Manhattan at 47; b. in Washington. New York Times online, 2/23/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/23/obituaries/23MAGE.html}.

  • Magruder, John, composer, arranger, music teacher, and saxman, d. 4/11/2003 in Panorama City, CA at 77; b. 11/19/1925 in Greenwich, CT. latimes.com, 4/26/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-magruder26apr26,1,6083567.story}.

  • Maher, Jack, publisher of Down Beat, d. 2/14/2003 in Chicago, IL at 78. latimes.com, 2/17/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-maher17feb17,1,5470612.story}.
    d. in (Chicago suburb) Downers Grove, IL. New York Times online, 2/18/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/18/obituaries/18MAHE.html}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 4, April 2003.
    d. at 79; b. 1923. Down Beat, v. 70 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Maier, John E. (Jack), music teacher and trumpeter, d. 1/20/2003 in St. Louis, MO at 83. St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1/26/2003.

  • Makombe, Ngoni, Zimbabwean mbira player and composer, d. 2003? Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Mann, Herbie, jazz flutist, d. 7/1/2003 in Santa Fe, NM at 73; b. Herbert Solomon 1930 in Brooklyn. AOL.com, 7/2/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=030702132518171180}; seattletimes.com, 7/3/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/artsentertainment/135155023_hmannobit03.html}; Boston Globe Online, 7/3/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/184/obituaries/Herbie_Mann_jazz_flutist_with_flair_influence+.shtml}; detnews.com, 7/3/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0307/03/obituaries-208294.htm}.
    b. Herbert Jay Solomon. latimes.com, 7/3/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-mann3jul03,1,6214499.story}.
    d. in Pecos, NM; b. 4/16/1930. New York Times online, 7/3/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/03/obituaries/03MANN.html}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003; Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 9, September 2003.
    d. in Pacos, NM. washingtonpost.com, 7/3/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A1832-2003Jul2.html}.

  • Marcus, Marie, jazz pianist, d. 10/10/2003 in Hyannis, MA at 89. Boston.com, 10/13/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/10/13/marie_marcus_89_a_virtuoso_at_jazz_piano_led_cape_band/}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Marcuse, Sibyl, d. 3/5/2003 in Berkeley, CA. American Musical Instrument Society Newsletter, v. 32 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Marnay, Eddy, Algerian-born French songwriter, d. 1/3/2003 in Paris at 82; b. in Algiers. New York Times online, 1/6/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/01/06/arts/06MARN.html}.

  • Mars, Jacques, French bass, d. 4/29/2003; b. 3/25/1926 in Paris. Opera News, v. 68 no. 2, August 2003.

  • Marshall, William, actor and singer, d. 6/11/2003 in Los Angeles at 78; b. in Gary, IN. CNN.com, 6/17/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Movies/06/17/deaths.marshall.ap/index.html}.

  • Matthews, Vince, songwriter, d. 11/22/2003 at 63. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Mazzucco, Luca, musicologist, d. 6/20/2003. AMS Newsletter, v. 33 no. 2, August 2003.

  • McAllister, Jill, musicologist, d. 2/20/2003. AMS Newsletter, v. 34 no. 1, February 2004.

  • McCleary, Tracy, jazz saxophonist and trumpeter, d. 12/24/2003 in Baltimore, MD at 89. Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • McEwen, Douglas R., choral and orchestral conductor and educator, d. 6/15/2003 in Tempe, AZ at 73. Choral Journal, v. 44 no. 1, August 2003.

  • McGovern, Dennis, writer on music, also actor, d. 1/10/2003 in New York, NY; b. 1/9/1944 in Germyn, PA. Opera News, v. 67 no. 10, April 2003.

  • McHarg, Jim, jazz bassist, d. 9/29/2003 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada at 76. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.

  • McKelvy, James, Jr., choral conductor, d. 3/21/2003 in Santa Clara, CA; b. 10/31/1917 in Detroit, MI. Choral Journal, v. 44 no. 2, September 2003.

  • Menuhin, Diana Gould, former ballerina and widow of Yehudi Menuhin, d. 1/25/2003 in London at 90; b. in London. New York Times online, 1/30/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/01/30/obituaries/30MENU.html}; Strad, v. 114 no. 1356, April 2003.

  • Merle, Maurice, jazz saxophonist, d. 4/2/2003 in Lyon, France at 57. Cadence, v. 29 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Mialy, Louis-Victor, writer on jazz, d. 1/17/2003 at 72. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Michaels, Timothy, tenor and voice teacher, d. 12/10/2003 at 52. Sing Out!, v. 48 no. 2, Summer 2004.

  • Michie, Chris, guitarist, composer, and producer, d. 3/27/2003 in Fairfax, CA at 55; b. in Ithaca, NY. Boston Globe Online, 4/3/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/093/obituaries/Chris_Michie_55_guitarist_composer+.shtml}.

  • Mier, Carlos, pianist and music professor, d. 1/29/2003 at 47; b. 1955. Piano Guild Notes, v. 53 no. 1, Summer 2003.

  • Miller, Donald Charles, American organist, choirmaster, conductor, instrumentalist, and music professor, d. 3/12/2003 in Lake City, FL at 71. American Organist, v. 37 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Miller, Patrick, avant-garde rock musician, d. 12/14/2003 in Los Angeles at 51; b. in Glendale, CA. New York Times online, 1/8/2004 {http://www.nytimes.com/2004/01/08/arts/08MILL.html}.

  • Mitchell, Grover, jazz trombonist and bandleader, d. 8/6/2003 in Manhattan at 73; b. in Whatley, AL. New York Times online, 8/8/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/08/obituaries/08MITC.html}; latimes.com, 8/9/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-mitchell9aug09,1,5055695.story}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.
    Grover Curry Mitchell, b. 3/17/1930. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Mize, Bob, dulcimer maker, d. 6/11/2003; b. 1920. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Moen, Paul, jazz saxophonist and arranger, d. 10/10/2003 in Bremerton, WA at 51. Boston.com, 10/17/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/10/17/paul_moen_at_51_sax_player_arranger/}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Moiseiwitsch, Tanya, opera designer, d. 2/18/2003 in London; b. 12/3/1914 in London. Opera News, v. 67 no. 12, June 2003.
    d. 2/19/2003. Opera, v. 54 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Mordenti, Dick "Rico", jazz saxophonist, d. 6/1/2003 in Reno, NV. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Morehead, Howard, jazz photographer, d. "around" 7/23/2003 "on the West Coast" at 79. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Morell, Barry, American tenor, d. 12/4/2003 in East Sandwich, MA at 75; b. in Manhasset, NY. AOL.com, 12/8/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200312081700000137404}; American Record Guide, v. 67 no. 2, March/April 2004.
    b. 3/30/1927 in New York City. Opera News, v. 68 no. 8, February 2004.

  • Most, Mickie, producer and impresario, d. 5/30/2003 in London at 64; b. Michael Peter Hayes in Aldershot, England. New York Times online, 6/5/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/05/obituaries/05MOST.html}.

  • Motley, Phillips C., Canadian organist, teacher, and choral director, d. 7/22/2003 in Quebec, Canada at 92. American Organist, v. 37 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Mottl, Mary Margaret Arnold, piano and harpsichord soloist, chamber musician, accompanist, and teacher, d. 2/7/2003 in St. Louis, MO at 59; b. 1943 in Plainfield, IN. STLtoday.com, 2/9/2003 {http://postdispatch.com/stltoday/news/stories.nsf/News%20Obituaries/FA665A21D36B938E86256CC800596D06}.

  • Moulson, Robert Lewis, American tenor, d. 8/15/2003; b. 11/26/1932 in Roswell, GA. Opera News, v. 68 no. 5, November 2003.

  • Muhammad, Ameen, jazz trumpeter, d. 2/28/2003 at 48. Cadence, v. 29 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Mui, Anita, Hong Kong pop singer, d. 12/30/2003 in Hong Kong at 40; b. in Hong Kong. latimes.com, 1/1/2004 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-mui1jan01,1,5581006.story}; Boston.com, 12/31/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/12/31/anita_mui_hong_kong_singer_and_pop_diva_beloved_by_fans/}; New York Times online, 1/6/2004 {http://www.nytimes.com/2004/01/06/arts/music/05MUI.html}.

  • Murolo, Roberto, Neapolitan singer and guitarist, d. 3/13/2003 in Naples at 91; b. in Naples. AOL.com, 3/14/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?type=4&cat=0807&id=03031413225357070}.

  • Myrick, Elwin L., organist, pianist, choir director, and music teacher, d. 2/28/2003 in Hillsboro, OR at 88; b. 4/18/1914. Diapason, v. 94 no. 5, May 2003; American Organist, v. 37 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Nadine, Countess of Shrewsbury and Waterford, a.k.a. Nadine Talbot, British soprano, d. 2/19/2003 in Leighton Buzzard, England at 90. New York Times online, 3/10/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/10/obituaries/10NADI.html}.

  • Napier, Bill, jazz clarinetist, d. 4/30/2003 in Haywood, CA at 76. Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Neal, June Lulaine Bergeron, church organist, d. 6/21/2003 in Alexandria, LA at 70. American Organist, v. 37 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Neaman, Yfrah, violinist and teacher, d. 1/4/2003; b. 2/13/1923 in Sidon (now Saďda), Lebanon. Gramophone, v. 80 no. 964, March 2003.
    d. in London at 79. Strad, v. 114 no. 1355, March 2003.

  • Nero, Jed, jazz saxophonist, d. ca. 3/1/2003 in Florida at about 60. Cadence, v. 29 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Neuman, Ronnie, jazz pianist, d. 9/2/2003 in Edina, MN at 70. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Nicklaus, Vernon D., music educator, d. 3/25/2003 in Seattle, WA at 68; b. 4/6/1934 in Elgin, ND. seattletimes.com, 3/30/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/obituaries/134665123_nicklausobit30m.html}.

  • Niklaus Wilson, Peter, jazz bassist and writer, d. 10/26/2003 at 46. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Nisenson, Eric, writer on jazz, d. 8/15/2003 in Malden, MA at 57. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.

  • O'Brien, Peter, jazz pianist, d. 10/31/2003 at about 55. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.
    b. 1939. Jazz Journal International, v. 57 no. 3, March 2004.
    d. at 64. Cadence, v. 30. no. 4, April 2004.

  • O'Connor, Donald David Dixon Ronald, dancer, singer, and actor, d. 9/27/2003 in Woodland Hills, CA at 78; b. 8/28/1925 in Chicago. New York Times online, 9/28/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/28/obituaries/28OCON.html}; latimes.com, 9/28/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-oconnor28sep28234419,1,1004980.story}; washingtonpost.com, 9/28/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A11192-2003Sep27.html}.

  • O'Connor, Norman J., Rev., the "Jazz Priest" (pianist, d.j., columnist, and general promoter of jazz), d. 6/29/2003 in Wayne, NJ at 81; b. in Detroit. Boston Globe Online, 7/16/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/197/obituaries/Rev_Norman_O_Connor_81_helped_shake_attitudes_on_jazz+.shtml}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Ohashi, Toshinari, viol player, d. 10/3/2003 at 71. VdGSA News, v. 40 no. 4, December 2003.

  • Oida, Toshio, jazz vocalist, d. 9/2/2003 in Tokyo, Japan at 78. Cadence, v. 29 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Olatunji, Babatunde, Nigerian drummer, bandleader, and teacher, d. 4/6/2003 in Salinas, CA at 76; b. in Ajido, Nigeria. New York Times online, 4/9/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/09/obituaries/09OLAT.html}; washingtonpost.com, 4/10/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A1519-2003Apr9.html}; CNN.com, 4/13/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/04/13/obit.olatunji.reut/index.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 922, 5/15/2003; Down Beat, v. 70 no. 6, June 2003.
    d. at 75. latimes.com, 4/10/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-olatunji10apr10,1,110590.story}.
    also singer; b. 1927. Independent.co.uk, 4/11/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=396056}.
    Michael Babatunde Olatunji. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003; Beat, v. 22 no. 3, 2003. d. in Big Sur, CA. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Oldham, Arthur, British choirmaster and composer, d. 5/4/2003 in Paris at 76. New York Times online, 5/26/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/26/obituaries/26OLDH.html}.
    b. 9/6/1926 in London. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 969, August 2003; Opera, v. 54 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Olnick, Harvey Joel, Canadian musicologist, d. 10/30/2003 in Toronto at 86; b. 1917. AMS Newsletter, v. 34 no. 1, February 2004.

  • Oman, Julia Trevelyan, opera designer, d. 10/10/2003 in Herefordshire, U.K.; b. 7/11/1930 in London. Opera News, v. 68 no. 7, January 2004; Opera, v. 55 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Oram, Daphne, pioneering electronic musician, d. 1/5/2003; b. 1925. Sophie Fuller on AMS-L, 1/14/2003; IAWM Journal, v. 9 no. 1, 2003.

  • Ortega, Sergio, Chilean composer, d. 2003 in Paris at 65. Orchester, v. 51 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Outlaw, Ernie, jazz bassist, d. 7/16/2003 at 75. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Owens, Tary, blues producer, songwriter, performer, and record publisher, d. 9/21/2003 at 60. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004.

  • Packard, Jarmila Daubek, opera administrator, d. 6/21/2003 in Manhattan; b. 9/25/1932 in Prague. Opera News, v. 68 no. 3, September 2003.

  • Page, Nathan, jazz guitarist, d. 3/8/2003 at 65. Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Pahlen, Kurt, conductor and author, d. 7/24/2003 in Lenk, Switzerland at 96; b. in Vienna, Austria. AOL.com, 7/25/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200307251443000124139}.
    also composer. Neue Zeitschrift für Musik, v. 164 no. 5, September/October 2003; Orchester, v. 51 no. 10, October 2003.
    b. 5/26/1907. Österreichische Musikzeitschrift, v. 58 no. 10, 2003.

  • Palmer, Robert, British rock singer, d. 9/26/2003 in Paris at 54. New York Times online, 9/26/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/arts/AP-Obit-Palmer.html}; STLtoday.com, 9/26/2003 {http://www.stltoday.com/stltoday/entertainment/stories.nsf/Entertainment/Music/3BB86BD0B19565CA86256DAD004949F1?OpenDocument}; AOL.com, 9/26/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200309260847000195419}; Yahoo! News, 9/26/2003 {http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story2&u=/ap/20030926/ap_en_ot/obit_palmer&e=1}; boston.com, 9/27/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/09/27/robert_palmer_54_british_rocker_had_string_of_80s_hits/}.
    b. 1949 in Batley, Yorkshire. CNN.com, 9/26/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/09/26/britain.palmer/index.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 934, 10/30/2003.
    b. 1/19/1949. latimes.com, 9/27/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-palmer27sep27,1,5562664.story}.
    b. Robert Allen Palmer. detnews.com, 9/27/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0309/28/obituaries-282428.htm}.

  • Pantscheff, Ljubomir, Bulgarian bass, d. 8/30/2003 in Vienna at 89; b. 1913 in Sofia, Bulgaria. Boston Globe Online, 8/31/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/243/obituaries/L_Pantscheff_89_was_opera_singer+.shtml}.

  • Paone, Nicola, Italian-American singer and restauranteur, d. 12/25/2003 in Albuquerque at 88; b. 1915 in Barnesboro, PA. New York Times online, 1/4/2004 {http://www.nytimes.com/2004/01/04/nyregion/04PAON.html}.

  • Parry, Gordon, recording engineer, d. 2/25/2003. Gramophone, v. 80 no. 966, May 2003.

  • Pascucci, Vito, wind and brass instrument manufacturer, d. 8/18/2003 at 80; b. 1922 in Kenosha, WI. Instrumentalist, v. 58 no. 3, October 2003.

  • Paycheck, Johnny, country singer, songwriter, and guitarist, d. 2/18/2003 in Nashville, TN at 64; b. Donald Eugene Lytle 5/31/1938 in Greenfield, OH. AOL.com, 2/19/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?type=4&cat=0800&id=030219170108182856}; CNN.com, 2/19/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/02/19/obit.paycheck.ap/index.html}; Boston Globe Online, 2/20/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/051/obituaries/Johnny_PayCheck_wrote_working_class_anthem+.shtml}; latimes.com, 2/20/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-paycheck20feb20,1,4650928.story}; Independent.co.uk, 2/21/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=380107}; detnews.com, 2/20/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0302/21/a02-90087.htm}; washingtonpost.com, 2/20/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A32810-2003Feb19.html}.
    d. 2/19/2003. Rolling Stone, no. 919, 4/3/2003.

  • Pell, William, American tenor, d. 7/26/2003 in Nashville, TN; b. 8/16/1947 in Denver, CO. Opera News, v. 68 no. 6, December 2003.

  • Perkins, Bill, jazz saxophonist, d. 8/9/2003 in Sherman Oaks, CA at 79. Boston Globe Online, 8/13/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/225/obituaries/Bill_Perkins_79_top_jazz_saxophonist+.shtml}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.
    b. in San Francisco. latimes.com, 8/12/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-perkins12aug12,1,805007.story}.
    b. 7/22/1924. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Perkins, Percell, gospel singer, d. 1/31/2003 at 85. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Perkins, Tommy, country drummer, d. 6/7/2003 in Oklahoma City, OK at 69. Boston Globe Online, 6/12/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/163/obituaries/Tommy_Perkins_69_country_drummer+.shtml}; Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Perreault, Michael, organbuilder, d. 2/21/2003 in Turtle Lake, WI; b. 1/4/1947 in Turtle Lake. Diapason, v. 94 no. 7, July 2003; American Organist, v. 37 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Perry, Ted, music publisher, d. 2/9/2003 in London at 71; b. 5/1931. New York Times online, 2/11/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/11/obituaries/11PERR.html}; latimes.com, 2/12/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-perry12feb12,1,4080580.story}; Organ, v. 82 no 324, May-July 2003.
    b. 5/15/1931. Gramophone, v. 80 no. 965, April 2003.
    b. in Derby, England. Opera News, v. 67 no. 12, June 2003.

  • Petrassi, Goffredo, Italian composer, d. 3/2/2003 in Rome at 98; b. 1904 near Rome. NJ.com, 3/3/2003 {http://www.nj.com/newsflash/international/index.ssf?/cgi-free/getstory_ssf.cgi?a0558_BC_Obit-Petrassi}; Boston Globe Online, 3/7/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/066/obituaries/Goffredo_Petrassi_98+.shtml}; Classical Guitar Magazine, v. 21 no. 9, May 2003; Orchester, v. 51 no. 5, May 2003; Tempo, v. 57 no. 225, July 2003.
    b. 7/16/1904 in Zagarolo, near Rome. New York Times online, 3/5/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/05/obituaries/05PETR.html}; Gramophone, v. 80 no. 966, May 2003; Opera, v. 54 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Petrov, Ivan, Russian bass, d. 12/27/2003 in Moscow; b. 2/23/1920 in Irkutsk. Opera News, v. 68 no. 10, April 2004.

  • Pfautsch, Lloyd, conductor, educator, and composer, d. 10/3/2003. acdaonline.org.
    d. in Dallas, TX at 82; b. 1921 in Washington, MO. American Organist, v. 38 no. 1, January 2004; Diapason, v. 95 no. 3, March 2004.
    b. 9/14/1921. Choral Journal, v. 44 no. 5, Dec. 2003.

  • Phillips, Sam, record publisher and producer, d. 7/30/2003 in Memphis, TN at 80; b. 1/5/1923. seattletimes.com, 7/31/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2001334004_phillipsobit31.html}; detnews.com, 7/31/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0308/01/obituaries-232731.htm}; Chicago Tribune Online Edition, 8/3/2003 {http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/obituaries/chi-0308030263aug03,1,5838304.story}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003; Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004.
    b. Samuel Cornelius Phillips in Florence, AL. Boston Globe Online, 7/31/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/212/obituaries/Sam_Phillips_80_founding_father_of_rock_revolution+.shtml}; latimes.com, 7/31/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-phillips31jul31001418,1,3376929.story}; New York Times online, 7/31/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/31/obituaries/31PHIL.html}; CNN.com, 7/31/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/07/30/obit.phillips.ap/index.html}; voanews.com, 7/31/2003 {http://www.voanews.com/article.cfm?objectID=0FF95568-4920-4038-AAB4A89F8DB46064}; washingtonpost.com, 8/1/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A11036-2003Jul31.html}; Independent.co.uk, 8/1/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=429523}; Rolling Stone, no. 930, 9/4/2003.

  • Phillips, Woolf, jazz trombonist and bandleader, d. 7/11/2003 in Reseda, CA at 84. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.
    also composer and arranger; b. 1/9/1919 in London. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Pierce, Judith, soprano, d. 2003. Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.

  • Pilgrim, Papa, reggae enthusiast, d. 10/5/2003 in Aberdeen, Scotland; b. in Pittsburgh, PA. Beat, v. 22 no. 6, 2003.

  • Pittman, Doc, jazz guitarist, vocalist, and drummer, d. 4/28/2003 at around 90. Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Pitts, Terry, jazz trombonist, d. 4/1/2003 in Canada; b. 6/25/1935 in London. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 6, June 2003; Cadence, v. 29 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Plank, Al, jazz pianist, d. 4/8/2003 in San Francisco, CA at 70. Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Plass, Thyra Nichols, organist and choirmaster, d. 10/27/2003 in Bryan, TX at 89; b. 4/8/1914 in Green Valley, IL. Diapason, v. 95 no. 1, January 2004; American Organist, v. 38 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Pobbé [Pobbe], Marcella, Italian soprano, d. 6/17/2003 in Milan; b. 7/13/1921 in Montegalda di Vicenza, Italy. Opera News, v. 68 no. 3, September 2003; Opernwelt, v. 44 no. 8, August 2003.
    d. 6/18/2003. Opera, v. 54 no. 10, October 2003.
    d. at 76. Orchester, v. 51 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Pople, Anthony, British music theorist, d. 10/10/2003 in Nottingham. Email from Robert Adlington, forwarded to AMS-L by Geoffrey Chew 10/15/2003.
    Anthony John Leonard Pople, also teacher, recording producer, and composer, b. 1/18/1955 in Croydon, Surrey. Independent.co.uk, 10/16/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=453766}; Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.

  • Poto, Attilio, clarinetist, conductor, and teacher, d. 7/24/2003 in Boston, MA at 88; b. in Boston. Boston Globe Online, 7/31/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/212/obituaries/Attilio_Poto_88_musician_who_taught_at_conservatory+.shtml}.

  • Pratcher, Bernice Turner, fife-and-drum drummer, daughter of Otha Turner, d. 2/27/2003. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Prawy, Marcel, music critic, d. 2/23/2003 in Vienna at 91. Orchester, v. 51 no. 4, April 2003.
    b. 12/29/1911 in Vienna. Opera News, v. 67 no. 12, June 2003.
    b. Marcel Horace Frydman, Ritter von Prawy. Opera, v. 54 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Puffer, Merle E. "Ted", music professor, founder of the Nevada Opera, d. 10/22/2003 at 75. latimes.com, 10/25/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings25.4oct25,1,1305165.story}.

  • Queen, Morris Chester, American organist and choral conductor, d. 8/3/2003; b. 9/30/1921. Diapason, v. 94 no. 11, November 2003.
    d. in Randallstown, MD at 81. American Organist, v. 37 no. 12, Dec. 2003.

  • Quilley, Denis, actor and singer, d. 10/5/2003 in London at 75. New York Times online, 10/7/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/07/obituaries/07QUIL.html}.

  • Raitch, Anna L., organist and teacher, d. 5/6/2003 in Findlay, OH at 94; b. 7/25/1908 in Mansfield, OH. Diapason, v. 94 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Randafison, Sylvestre, Madagascaran valiha player and maker, d. 7/12/2003 at 75. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Randazzo, Teddy, songwriter, d. 11/21/2003 in Orlando, FL at 68; b. Alessandro Carmelo Randazzo in Brooklyn. New York Times online, 11/26/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/26/arts/26RAND.html}.

  • Randolph, Robert, Broadway set and costume designer, d. 3/2/2003 in Palm Srpings, CA at 76; b. in Centerville, IA. New York Times online, 4/28/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/28/obituaries/28RAND.html}.

  • Ray, Gene Anthony, actor, dancer, and singer, d. 11/14/2003 in Manhattan at 41; b. 5/24/1962 in Harlem. New York Times online, 11/19/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/19/arts/television/19RAY.html}.

  • Redding, Noel, rock bassist, d. 5/11/2003; b. 12/25/1945. CNN.com, 5/13/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/05/13/redding.dedad.reut/index.html}.
    d. 5/12/2003 in Clonakilty, Ireland at 57; b. in Folkestone, England. Boston Globe Online, 5/14/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/134/obituaries/Noel_Redding_played_bass_for_Hendrix+.shtml}; latimes.com, 5/14/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-redding14may14,1,6323817.story}.
    David Noel Redding, bassist, guitarist, singer and songwriter, d. 5/11/2003 in Ardfield, County Cork, Ireland. Independent.co.uk, 5/14/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=406046}.
    d. 5/11/2003 in County Cork; b. in Kent. Rolling Stone, no. 924, 6/12/2003.

  • Reid, David, Welsh folk and jazz bassist, guitarist, pianist, composer, arranger, poet, and novelist. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Reid, Tam, Scottish balladeer, d. 1/29/2003 at 73. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 3, Fall 2003.

  • Reines, Arthur, American organist, d. 9/9/2003 in Sarasota, FL at 82. American Organist, v. 38 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Reinoso, Maria Teresa, Chilean soprano, d. in Berlin. Opernwelt, v. 44 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Retchford, Cameron, Australian cellist, d. at 38. Strad, v. 114 no. 1356, April 2003.
    d. 1/10/2003; b. 10/3/1964. Personal email from Marnie Sebire, co-worker, 7/22/2003.
    b. in Queensland. smh.com.au, 2/6/2003 {http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2003/02/05/1044318670536.html}.

  • Ribetti, Elda, Italian soprano, d. 5/29/2003 in Florence at 83; b. 5/2/1920 in FLorence. Opera, v. 54 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Rice, Sylvester W., folk bassist, d. 10/21/2003 at 73. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Richett, Joseph J., jazz drummer, d. 5/14/2003 in Plum, PA at 66. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Ridgeway, Esther, jazz & soul singer, d. 2/22/2003 in Detroit at 43; b. in Detroit. detnews.com, 2/27/2003 {http://www.detnews.com/2003/obituaries/0302/27/d02-95425.htm}.

  • Ridley, Greg, rock bassist, d. 11/19/2003 in Spain at 56. Rolling Stone, no. 940, 1/22/2004.

  • Ridout, Maggie, luthier, guitarist, and dancer, d. 10/16/2003; b. 2/15/1936. Classical Guitar Magazine, v. 22 no. 5, January 2004.

  • Rigler, Lloyd E., industrialist and arts philanthropist, d. 12/7/2003 in Los Angeles at 88; b. in Lehr, ND. New York Times online, 12/13/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/13/arts/design/13RIGL.html}.
    d. 12/13/2003. Opera News, v. 69 no. 9, March 2004.

  • Roar, Leif, Danish baritone, d. 3/26/2003 at 65; b. 8/31/1937 in Copenhagen. Opera, v. 54 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Roberts, Art, jazz pianist, d. 3/21/2003 in Montreal, Quebec at 72. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Rogers, Allen, pianist, d. 5/23/2003 in Westwood, MA at 77; b. in Topeka, KS. Boston Globe Online, 5/29/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/149/obituaries/Allen_Rogers_pianist_probed_literature_of_song+.shtml}.

  • Rogers, Fred McFeely ("Mister Rogers"), television personality and jazz pianist and songwriter, d. 2/27/2003 in Pittsburgh, PA at 74; b. 1928 in Latrobe, PA. CNN.com, 2/27/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/TV/02/27/rogers.obit/index.html}.

  • Rosen, Amy, choreographer, d. 2/29/2003 in Manhattan at 47; b. in Baltimore. New York Times online, 3/2/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/02/obituaries/02ROSE.html}.

  • Rosen, Ray, conductor and violin dealer, brother of violinist Aaron Rosand, d. in New York at 72. Strad, v. 114, no. 1363, November 2003.

  • Rosenfeld, Gerhard, German composer, d. 3/5/2003 at 72; b. 1931 in Königsberg. Opernwelt, v. 44 no. 5, May 2003.
    d. in Bergholz-Rehbrücke. Neue Zeitschrift für Musik, v. 164 no. 3, May/June 2003; Orchester, v. 51 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Rosenthal, Manuel, French conductor and composer, d. 6/5/2003; b. 6/18/1904 in Paris. Boston Globe Online, 6/14/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/165/obituaries/Manuel_Rosenthal_was_98_conductor_student_of_Ravel+.shtml}; Gramophone, v. 81 no. 970, September 2003; Opera News, v. 68 no. 3, September 2003; Orchester, v. 51 no. 9, September 2003.
    Maurice Rosenthal. New York Times online, 6/12/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/12/obituaries/12ROSE.html}; latimes.com, 6/13/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-rosenthal13jun13,1,7013762.story};

  • Ross, Bertram, dancer, choreographer, and singer, d. 4/20/2003 in Manhattan at 82; b. in Brooklyn. New York Times online, 4/24/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/24/obituaries/24ROSS.html}.

  • Roth, Friede F., musicians' agent, d. 12/12/2003 in Manhattan at 89; b. 1914 near Kiev, Ukraine. New York Times online, 12/15/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/15/arts/music/15FRIE.html}.

  • Roy, William, pianist, songwriter, singer, musical director, and actor, d. 9/2/2003 in West Palm Beach, FL at 75; b. in Detroit. New York Times online, 9/6/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/06/obituaries/06ROY.html}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Rubin, David W., pianist and Steinway executive, d. 5/6/2003 in Manhattan at 83; b. 11/18/1919 in Elizabeth, NJ. New York Times online, 5/10/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/10/obituaries/10RUBI.html}.

  • Rusch, Jerry, jazz trumpeter, d. 5/5/2003 in Las Vegas, NV at 59. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Russell, Thomas W., opera administrator, d. 12/20/2003 in Essex, CT; b. 7/19/1916 in Hartford, CT. Opera News, v. 69 no. 9, March 2004.

  • Russo, William, composer, arranger, trombonist, bandleader, and music professor, d. 1/11/2003 in Chicago, IL at 74; b. in Chicago. New York Times online, 1/14/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/01/14/obituaries/14RUSS.html}; Boston Globe Online, 1/15/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/015/obituaries/William_Russo_jazz_composer_arranger+.shtml}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003; Orchester, v. 51 no. 3, March 2003; CBMR Digest, v. 16 no. 1, Spring 2003.
    b. 1928. Instrumentalist, v. 57 no. 8, March 2003; Down Beat, v. 70 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Rutherford, Jann, pianist and composer, d. 3/9/2003 in Hamilton, New Zealand at 39. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Sádlo, Miloš [Milos], cellist, d. 2003. Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.
    b. 1912. Strad, v. 115, no. 1365, January 2004.

  • Sadowski, Kevin J., organist and choir director, d. 9/20/2003 in Erie, PA at 48; b. 1/18/1955 in Meadville, PA. American Organist, v. 38 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Said, Edward W., literary scholar and sometime musicologist, d. 9/24 or 25/2003 in New York City at 67; b. 1935 in Jerusalem. Yahoo! News, 9/26/2003 {http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/ap/20030926/ap_on_re_us/deaths_18}; Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.

  • Sain, Oliver, blues saxman and songwriter, also keyboardist, bandleader, producer, and arranger, d. 10/28/2003 in St. Louis, MO; b. in Dundee, MS. STLtoday.com, 10/29/2003 {http://www.stltoday.com/stltoday/entertainment/stories.nsf/Entertainment/Music/0C797BB5A65168E086256DCD00738455?OpenDocument}.
    b. 1932. Independent.co.uk, 11/1/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=459345}.
    d. at 71. Cadence, v. 29 no. 12, December 2003.

  • Samwell, Ian, British rock guitarist and songwriter, d. 3/13/2003 in Sacramento, CA at 66; b. in Britain. latimes.com, 3/16/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-samwell16mar16,1,346259.story}.

  • Sand, Barbara, writer on music, d. 12/22/2003 in New York at 73. American Record Guide, v. 67 no. 2, March/April 2004; Chamber Music, v. 21 no. 3, June 2004.
    Barbara L. Sand, also teacher, bow restorer, and concert organiser; b. 1930 in South Africa. Strad, v. 115, no. 1367, March 2004.

  • Sanders, John Derek, British organist, choral and orchestral conductor, composer, and professor of music, d. 12/23/2003; b. 11/26/1933 in Wanstead. Organ, v. 81, no. 327, February-April 2004.

  • Santamaria, Mongo, Cuban jazz percussionist, d. 2/1/2003 in Miami at 85; b. Ramon Santamaria in Havana, Cuba. New York Times online, 2/3/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/03/obituaries/03SANT.html}; CBMR Digest, v. 16 no. 1, Spring 2003.
    also bandleader, b. 4/7/1922. Independent.co.uk, 2/4/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=375379}; Orchester, v. 51 no. 4, April 2003.
    d. in the Miami area at 80. latimes.com, 2/4/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-mongo4feb04,0,7176867.story}; Boston Globe Online, 2/5/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/036/obituaries/Mongo_Santamaria_fused_Latin_jazz_music+.shtml}.
    d. 2/2/2003. Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.

  • Sarjeant, Hazel (King), English folk singer, d. 8/12/2003; b. 1948. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Scaglion, Jean Robinson, American organist, d. 7/11/2003 at 85; b. in North Carolina. American Organist, v. 37 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Scharf, Walter, composer and arranger, d. 2/24/2003 in Los Angeles at 92; b. in New York. AOL.com, 2/28/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?type=4&cat=0807&id=0302280256518509}; New York Times online, 3/1/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/01/obituaries/01SCHA.html}; Boston Globe Online, 3/1/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/060/obituaries/Walter_Scharf_composer_with_10_Oscar_nominations+.shtml}.

  • Schat, Peter, Dutch composer, d. 2/3/2003 in Amsterdam; b. 6/5/1935 in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Independent.co.uk, 2/21/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=380106}.

  • Schimpf, William F., jazz trumpeter, d. 1/1/2003 in Springfield, VA at 73. Cadence, v. 29 no. 2, February 2003.

  • Schlesinger, John, movie director, also directed operas, d. 7/25/2003 in Palm Springs, CA; b. 2/16/1926 in London. Opera News, v. 68 no. 4, October 2003.

  • Schonberg, Harold C. (Charles), music critic, d. 7/26/2003 in Manhattan at 87; b. 11/29/1915 in New York City. New York Times online, 7/27/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/27/obituaries/27SCHO.html}; latimes.com, 7/28/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings28.2jul28,1,4385366.story}; washingtonpost.com, 7/28/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A54504-2003Jul27.html}; Independent.co.uk, 7/30/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=428892}; Opera News, v. 68 no. 4, October 2003; Gramophone, v. 81 no. 972, November 2003.

  • Schroeder, Karl-Ernst, lutenist, d. 2003? Lute Society of America Quarterly, v. 38 no. 4/v. 39 no. 1, November 2003/February 2004.

  • Schwalm, C. Thomas, American organist, choir director, and composer, d. 1/9/2003 in Hummelstown, PA at 60; b. 9/19/1942 in Harrisberg, PA. American Organist, v. 37 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Schwartz, Milton, American violinist, d. 2/3/2003 in Potomac, MD at 94; b. in Vineland, NJ. washingtonpost.com, 2/5/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A26803-2003Feb4.html}; Strad, v. 114 no. 1356, April 2003.

  • Seaman, George, cellist and teacher, d. 3/23/2003 in Boston, MA at 59. Boston Globe Online, 3/29/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/088/obituaries/George_Seaman_59_teacher_cellist_for_Pro_Arte_Orchestra+.shtml}.

  • Seferian, Edward, American violinist and conductor, d. at 72. Strad, v. 114 no. 1361, September 2003.

  • Segundo, Compay, Cuban singer and guitarist, inventor of the seven-stringed guitar or "armonica", d. 7/13/2003 in Havana at 95; b. Máximo Francisco Repilado Muńoz in Siboney, Cuba. New York Times online, 7/14/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/14/obituaries/15CND-SEGUND.html}; latimes.com, 7/15/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-segundo15jul15,1,3557532.story}; Boston Globe Online, 7/15/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/196/obituaries/Compay_Segundo_95_became_icon_with_Buena_Vista_Club_+.shtml}; washingtonpost.com, 7/16/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A62119-2003Jul15.html}.
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  • Sendrey, Albert, pianist, composer, arranger, and conductor, d. 5/18/2003 in Woodland Hills, CA at 91; b. 12/26/1911 in Chicago, IL. latimes.com, 6/1/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-sendrey1jun01,1,2131849.story}; Times Online, 6/12/2003 {http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,60-710734,00.html}.

  • Sennett, Murray, drummer, d. 8/8/2003 in Seattle, WA at 85; b. 3/15/1918 in Toronto. seattletimes.com, 9/1/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/obituaries/2001684118_sennettobit01m.html}.

  • Shaw, John, Australian baritone, d. 2/24/2003 in Sydney at 78; b. 10/12/1924 in Newcastle, NSW. Opera, v. 54 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Shelley, Gladys, songwriter, d. 12/9/2003 in Manhattan at 92. New York Times online, 12/22/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/22/arts/music/22SHEL.html}.

  • Shelley, Patrick, British teacher and conductor, d. 5/9/2003 at 59. Opera, v. 54 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Shields, Doris P., American organist and choir director, d. 4/22/2003 at 84. American Organist, v. 37 no. 8, August 2003.

  • Shimuzu, Jun, jazz drummer, d. 11/14/2003 at 75. Cadence, v. 30 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Shoremount-Rayburn, Anna E., organist and choral conductor, d. 12/16/2003. American Organist, v. 38 no. 3, March 2004.

  • Silber, Sylvia Kahn, singer and peace activist, d. 10/22/2003 at 84. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Simone, Nina, singer, pianist, and composer, d. 4/21/2003 in France at 70; b. Eunice Kathleen Waymon in Tryon, NC. AOL.com, 4/21/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=03042116493693893}; Boston Globe Online, 4/22/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/112/obituaries/Nina_Simone_70_voice_of_protest_passion+.shtml}; Rolling Stone, no. 923, 5/29/2003.
    d. 4/20/2003; b. Eunice Wayman. BBC News online, 4/21/2003 {http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/music/2965221.stm}; Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003.
    d. 4/21/2003; b. Eunice Kathleen Waymon 1933. seattletimes.com, 4/22/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/obituaries/134680594_simoneobit22.html}.
    d. 4/21/2003 "in a suburb about halfway between Marseilles and Aix-en-Provence"; b. Eunice Kathleen Waymon 2/21/1933. latimes.com, 4/22/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-simone22apr22,1,1691434.story}.
    d. 4/21/2003 in Carry-le-Rouet, France, near Marseille; b. Eunice Waymon. New York Times online, 4/22/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/22/obituaries/22SIMO.html}; washingtonpost.com, 4/22/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A7977-2003Apr21.html}; Independent.co.uk, 4/23/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=399557}; Down Beat, v. 70 no. 7, July 2003; Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Sims, Sandman, tap dancer, d. 5/20/2003 in New York City, NY at 86. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Slonaker, Celester Lee (C.L. or "Zellie"), organist, choirmaster, and music educator, d. 3/25/2003 in Richmond, VA at 59. American Organist, v. 38 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Small, Michael, film composer, d. 11/25/2003 in New York City at 64; b. in New York City. Boston.com, 12/5/2003 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2003/12/05/michael_small_64_composed_film_scores/}.
    b. 5/30/1939. latimes.com, 12/5/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-small5dec05,1,2319219.story}.
    also composed for TV. New York Times online, 12/15/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/15/movies/15SMAL.html}.

  • Smith, Buster, jazz drummer, d. 7/7/2003 in Englewood, NJ at 71. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Smith, Byron, folk bassist and producer, d. 10/5/2003 at 56. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Smith, Elliott, rock singer and songwriter, d. 10/21/2003 in Los Angeles at 34; b. Steven Paul Smith in Nebraska. AOL.com, 10/22/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200310221214000100714}; CNN.com, 10/22/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/10/22/obit.elliott.smith.ap/}; latimes.com, 10/23/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-smith23oct23,1,6636500.story}; washingtonpost.com, 10/23/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A3508-2003Oct22.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 936, 11/27/2003; Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.
    b. 8/6/1969 in Omaha, NE. Independent.co.uk, 10/23/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=456271}.

  • Smith, Frances, painter, widow of Paul G. Smith (harpsichordist and founding member and president of VdGSA), d. 3/5/2003; b. 1911. VdGSA News, v. 40 no. 3, September 2003.

  • Smith, Marie, American organist and choir director, d. 10/16/2003 in Atlanta, GA at 99. American Organist, v. 38 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Smith, Sam "Fletcher", jazz pianist, d. 8/11/2003 in Union, NJ at 87. Cadence, v. 29 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Smith Brindle, Reginald, British composer, d. 9/9/2003; b. 1917 in Preston, Lancashire. Classical Guitar Magazine, v. 22 no. 3, November 2003.
    also teacher and writer; b. 1/5/1917. Gramophone, v. 81, no. 974, December 2003; Musical Times, v. 144, no. 1885, Winter 2003.
    b. 12/5/1917. Fronimo, v. 32, no. 125, January 2004.

  • Snapp, Wilbur, baseball organist ("Three Blind Mice organist"), d. 9/6/2003 in South Pasadena, FL at 83. latimes.com, 9/10/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings10sep10,1,3452933.story}; New York Times online, 9/10/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/10/obituaries/10SNAP.html}; Boston Globe Online, 9/10/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/253/obituaries/Wilbur_Snapp_organist_taken_out_of_old_ball_game+.shtml}.

  • Snel, Nico, violinist and conductor, d. 10/23/2003 in Port Angeles, WA at 69; b. Alkmaar, Holland. seattletimes.com, 10/27/2003 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2001775727_snelobit27m.html}.

  • Sorlien, Barbara J., violinist, d. at 70. Strad, v. 114, no. 1363, November 2003.

  • Soulja Slim, rapper, d. 11/26/2003 in New Orleans at 25; b. James Tapp. Rolling Stone, no. 940, 1/22/2004.

  • Spears, Mel, jazz pianist, d. 3/30/2003 in Baltimore, MD at 78. Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Spencer, Billy, jazz trumpeter, d. 4/20/2003? in Charlotte, NC at 40. Cadence, v. 29 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Sperry, Matthew, jazz bassist, d. 6/5/2003 in Oakland, CA at 34. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.

  • Spiegl, Fritz, musician, writer, and broadcaster, d. 3/23/2003; b. 1/27/1926. Gramophone, v. 81 no. 967, June 2003.

  • St. John, Dick, American popular singer and songwriter, d. 12/27/2003 in Los Angeles at 63; b. Richard Gosting in Santa Monica, CA. latimes.com, 12/30/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-dick30dec30,1,1490174.story}; New York Times online, 1/3/2004 {http://www.nytimes.com/2004/01/03/arts/03STJO.html}.

  • Starr, Eddie, folk singer and songwriter, d. 11/21/2003 at 47. Sing Out! v. 48 no. 1, Spring 2004.

  • Starr, Edwin, soul singer, d. 4/2/2003 near Nottingham, England at 61; b. Charles Hatcher in Nashville, TN. Boston Globe Online, 4/3/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/093/obituaries/Edwin_Starr_61_singer_had_hit_with_anthem_War_+.shtml}; latimes.com, 4/3/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-starr3apr03,1,4349650.story}; AOL.com, 4/3/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=03040305032514468}; New York Times online, 4/3/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/reuters/arts/entertainment-people-starr.html}.

  • Stedman, Jane W., musicologist and music journalist, d. 3/8/2003 in Chicago, IL; b. 6/8/1920 in Detroit, MI. Opera News, v. 68 no. 10, April 2004.

  • Steiner, Peter, German cellist, d. 2003? at 74; b. in Berlin. Strad, v. 114 no 1357, May 2003.

  • Stewart, Gary, country singer and songwriter, d. 12/16/2003 in Fort Pierce, FL at 59; b. in Kentucky. New York Times online, 12/20/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/20/arts/music/20STEW.html}.
    d. at 58. Rolling Stone, no. 940, 1/22/2004.

  • Stewart, Henry Redd, country singer and songwriter, d. 8/4/2003 in Louisville, KY at 80; b. Henry Ellis Stewart in Ashland City, TN. Boston Globe Online, 8/5/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/217/obituaries/Henry_R_Stewart_singer_songwriter+.shtml}.
    d. at 82. New York Times online, 8/7/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/07/obituaries/07STEW.html}.
    Redd Stewart, also fiddler, banjo player, and guitarist, d. 8/2/2003 in St. Matthews, KY; b. 5/1921. latimes.com, 8/6/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-stewart6aug06,1,5010842.story}; washingtonpost.com, 8/5/2003 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A19372-2003Aug4.html}.
    Henry Ellis "Redd" Stewart, d. 8/2/2003 in St. Matthews, KY; b. 5/27/1921. Independent.co.uk, 8/6/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=431026}.
    d. 8/3/2003. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004.

  • Stief, Till, opera producer, d. Opernwelt, v. 44 no 2, February 2003.

  • Stillman, Michael, music publisher, d. 4/15/2003 in Somers, NY at 87; b. in Saratov, Russia. latimes.com, 4/28/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings28.1apr28,1,322125.story}.
    b. Mischa (Mikhail) Stillman, 11/1/1915. New York Times online, 4/27/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/27/obituaries/27STIL.html}.

  • Stirling, Keith, jazz trumpeter and flugelhornist, d. 7/16/2003 in Sydney, Australia at 65. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Stone, Peter, Oscar, Emmy, and Tony award-winning writer for stage and screen, d. 4/26/2003 in New York at 73. Yahoo! News, 4/27/2003 {http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/ap/20030427/ap_on_re_us/deaths_2}; Boston Globe Online, 4/29/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/119/obituaries/Peter_Stone_73_award_winning_writer_for_Broadway_films+.shtml}.
    d. in Manhattan; b. 2/27/1930 in Los Angeles. latimes.com, 4/29/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-stone29apr29,1,4534760.story}.

  • Streicher, Ludwig, bassist, d. 3/11/2003 in Vienna at 83. Orchester, v. 51 no. 5, May 2003.
    d. at 82; b. in Ziersdorf, Austria. Strad, v. 114 no. 1359, July 2003.

  • Stryker, Louise Holmes, American organist, choral director, and music teacher, d. 2/4/2003 in Williamsport, PA at 89; b. in Williamsport. American Organist, v. 37 no. 5, May 2003.

  • Stuto, Frank, jazz saxophonist and French hornist, d. 2/11/2003 in Woodbury, NY at 83. Cadence, v. 29 no. 6, June 2003.

  • Suhor, Don, jazz clarinetist and alto saxophonist, d. 1/27/2003 in New Orleans, LA at 70. Cadence, v. 29 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Sullivan, Jean, actress, ballet and flamenco dancer, and museum executive, d. 2/27/2003 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA at 79. New York Times online, 3/12/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/12/obituaries/12SULL.html}.

  • Sung-chun, Yi, Korean classical musician, d. 9/26/2003 in Seoul, South Korea at 67; b. in North Korea. latimes.com, 9/28/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings28.1sep28,1,3271250.story}.

  • Sutphin, Paul, guitarist and singer, d. 8/26/2003 at 84. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004.

  • Swanston, Ed, jazz pianist, d. 6/13/2003 in New York City at 80. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Tanker, Andre Michael, Trinidadian composer, arranger, bandleader, singer, and multi-instrumentalist, d. 2/28/2003; b. 9/25/1941 in Woodbrook, Trinidad. Beat, v. 22 no. 3, 2003.

  • Taplin, Frank E., Jr., arts patron and amateur pianist, d. 5/11/2003 in Princeton, NJ at 87; b. in Cleveland. New York Times online, 5/14/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/14/obituaries/14TAPL.html}.
    b. 6/22/1915. Opera News, v. 68 no. 2, August 2003.

  • Tauberová, Maria, Czech soprano, d. 1/16/2003 in Prague at 92; Marie Proskeova 4/28/1911 in Vysoké Mýto. Opera, v. 54 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Taussig, Walter, vocal coach and conductor, d. 7/31/2003 in Manhattan at 95; b. 2/9/1908 in Vienna. New York Times online, 8/2/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/02/obituaries/02TAUS.html}; Boston Globe Online, 8/4/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/216/obituaries/Walter_Taussig_95_opera_vocal_coach+.shtml}; latimes.com, 8/5/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-taussig5aug05,1,6522759.story}; Opera News, v. 68 no. 4, October 2003.

  • Taylor, Vic, Jamaican reggae and ska singer, d. 6/23/2003 in Rockville Centre, NY at 56. New York Times online, 6/25/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/06/25/obituaries/25TAYL.html}.

  • Termos, Paul, jazz saxophonist, d. 5/20/2003 in Holland at about 51. Cadence, v. 29 no. 9, September 2003.

  • Terry, Dewey, doo-wop singer and songwriter, d. 5/11/2003 in Los Angeles at 65. latimes.com, 5/24/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-terry24may24,1,860150.story}.

  • Thaler, Geoffrey A., jazz saxophonist, d. 9/22/2003 in Centreville, MD at 42. Cadence, v. 29 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Thompson, Luise Edgerton McAninch, church musician, school music teacher, and private piano teacher, d. 1/9/2003. American Organist, v. 37 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Thompson, Tommy, banjo player, singer, and songwriter, d. 1/24/2003 in Durham, NC at 65; b. 1937 in West Virginia. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

  • Thompson, Tony, rock drummer, d. 11/12/2003 in Encino, CA at 48. CNN.com, 11/14/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/11/14/music.thompson.reut/index.html}; latimes.com, 11/25/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-thompson25nov25,1,6558514.story}; Rolling Stone, no. 937, 12/11/2003.
    d. in Los Angeles; b. 11/15/1954 in New York City. New York Times online, 11/24/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/24/arts/24THOM.html}.

  • Thomsen, Bobby, tour manager for Ozzy Osbourne, d. 7/24/2003 in Birmingham, MI at 50; b. in Wallyford, Scotland. AOL.com, 7/25/2003 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=200307251008000116021}.

  • Tillman, Floyd, country guitarist, singer, and songwriter, d. 8/22/2003 in Bacliff, TX at 88; b. 1914 in Ryan, OK. New York Times online, 9/29/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/29/obituaries/29TILL.html}.

  • Topaz, Muriel, dancer and choreographer, widow of composer Jacob Druckman, d. 4/28/2003 in Branford, CT at 70; b. in Philadelphia. New York Times online, 5/1/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/01/obituaries/01TOPA.html}.

  • Touff, Cy, jazz trumpeter, d. 1/24/2003 in Evanston, IL. Cadence, v. 29 no. 3, March 2003.
    d. ca. 1/18/2003 at 75. Cadence, v. 29 no. 4, April 2003.

  • Townsend, Bross, jazz pianist, d. 5/12/2003 in New York City, NY at 69. Cadence, v. 29 no. 7, July 2003.
    Bross Elvie Townsend, b. 10/18/1933 in Princeton, KY. Jazz Journal International, v. 56 no. 10, October 2003.

  • Townsend, Ed, R&B singer and songwriter, d. 8/13/2003 in San Bernadino, CA at 74; b. in Fayetteville, TN. New York Times online, 8/20/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/20/arts/20TOWN.html}; CNN.com, 8/17/2003 {http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Music/08/17/obit.townsend.ap/index.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 931, 9/18/2003.

  • Townsend, Rita, pianist, d. 3/23/2003 in Garden City, KS; b. 1925. Piano Guild Notes, v. 53 no. 1, Summer 2003.

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  • Trenier, Claude, lounge singer and dancer, d. 11/17/2003 in Las Vegas at 84. New York Times online, 11/22/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/22/arts/22TREN.html}; Cadence, v. 30 no. 1, January 2004.

  • Troutman, Leslie, American music librarian, d. 5/18/2003 in Urbana?, IL. Richard Griscom on MLA-L, 5/18/2003.

  • Trovillo, George, accompanist and vocal coach, d. 1/11/2003 in San Diego, CA; b. 12/6/1913 in Lawrence, KS. Opera News, v. 67 no. 10, April 2003.

  • Tuchman, Doug, concert promoter and DJ, promoter of bluegrass, d. 10/6/2003 in Manhattan at 63; b. in Brooklyn. New York Times online, 11/3/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/03/arts/music/03TUCH.html}.
    d. 10/7/2003. Sing Out! v. 47 no. 4, Winter 2004.

  • Tureck, Rosalyn, historical keyboardist, d. 7/17/2003 in the Bronx, NY at 88; b. in Chicago. andante.com, 7/18/2003 {http://www.andante.com/article/article.cfm?id=21596}; latimes.com, 7/22/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-tureck22jul22,1,1490236.story}; Newsletter of the American Bach Society, Fall 2003; Orchester, v. 51 no. 10, October 2003.
    also conductor, writer, and teacher, b. 12/14/1914. Independent.co.uk, 7/21/2003 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=426232}; Boston Globe Online, 7/24/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/205/obituaries/Rosalyn_Tureck_88_pianist_of_Bach_interpretation_fame+.shtml}; Gramophone, v. 81 no. 971, October 2003.
    also composer. New York Times online, 7/19/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/19/obituaries/19TURE.html}, Chicago Tribune Online Edition, 7/20/2003 {http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/obituaries/chi-0307200438jul20,1,3146742.story}.
    b. 1914. Classical Guitar, v. 22 no. 1, September 2003.
    d. in Riverdale, NY. American Organist, v. 37 no. 11, November 2003.

  • Turner, Othar, cane fifer, d. 2/27/2003 in Mississippi at 94; b. 1908. New York Times online, 3/1/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/01/obituaries/01TURN.html}.
    Otha Turner, d. in Gravel Springs, MS. Rolling Stone, no. 919, 4/3/2003.
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    Othar Turner, d. in Gravel Springs, MS. CBMR Digest, v. 16 no. 1, Spring 2003.
    Otha Turner, also drummer. Sing Out!, v. 47 no. 2, Summer 2003.

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  • Zorina, Vera, ballerina, actress in movie musicals, narrator of musical works, and opera director, d. 4/9/2003 in Santa Fe, NM at 86; b. Eva Brigitta Hartwig 1/2/1917 in Berlin. latimes.com, 4/14/2003 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-zorina14apr14,1,2932027.story}; Boston Globe Online, 4/13/2003 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/103/obituaries/Vera_Zorina_86_actress_ballerina+.shtml}; New York Times online, 4/12/2003 {http://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/12/obituaries/12ZORI.html}; Opera News, v. 67 no. 12, June 2003.