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  • J Dilla, a.k.a. Jay Dee, rapper and producer, d. 2/10/2006 in Los Angeles, CA at 32; b. James Yancey in Detroit, MI. AOL.com, 2/13/2006 {http://news.aol.com/entertainment/music/articles?id=n20060213181709990009}; New York Times On the Web, 2/14/2006 {http://www.nytimes.com/2006/02/14/arts/music/14dilla.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 995, 3/9/2006.

  • Jabara, Paul, d. 9/29/1992 at 44. St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 10/2/1992.

  • Jablons, Josephine, d. 10/5/1993. Opera News, v. 58 no. 9, 1/22/1994.

  • Jablonski, Edward, biographer of composers, d. 2/10/2004 in New York City at 81; b. 1922 in Bay City, MI. latimes.com, 2/24/2004 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-jablonski14feb14,1,2928699.story}.

  • Jaccottet, Christiane, Swiss harpsichordist and teacher, d. Gramophone, v. 78 no. 923, Jan. 2000.

  • Jack, Wolfman [born Robert Smith], d. 7/1/1995 at 57. Rolling Stone, no. 714, 8/10/1995.

  • Jackson, Art, jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, and flutist, d. 11/19/2006 in Kansas City, MO at 86. KansasCity.com, 11/22/2006 {http://nl.newsbank.com/nl-search/we/Archives?p_action=doc&p_docid=115915169530AAD8&p_docnum=7}.
    Arthur Jackson. Cadence, v. 33 no. 3, March 2007.
    d. 11/18/2006. Cadence, v. 33 no. 1, January 2007.

  • Jackson, Betty Smith, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 4, Oct. 1998.

  • 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, Doris Kenner. see Kenner-Jackson, Doris.

  • Jackson, Eddie L., R&B/soul guitarist, d. 5/3/2010 in Philadelphia, PA at 63; b. in Forest City, NC. Philadelphia Inquirer online, 5/8/2010 {http://www.philly.com/inquirer/obituaries/20100508_Eddie_L__Jackson__63__guitarist.html}.

  • Jackson, Edith F., organist, pianist, choir director, and singer, d. 3/16/2005 in Mattituck (Long Island), NY; b. 1933 in Brooklyn, NY. American Organist, v. 39 no. 8, August 2005.

  • Jackson, Franz, jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, and vocalist, d. 5/6/2008 in Niles, MI at 95; b. 11/1/1912 in Rock Island, IL. chicagotribune.com, 5/8/2008 {http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/reviews/critics/chi-hed-franz-jackson-08-may08,0,4557807.story}; Cadence, v. 34 no. 7/8/9, July/August/September 2008.
    also bandleader. Independent online, 5/24/2008 {http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/franz-jackson-sax-player-in-the-golden-age-of-jazz-833608.html}; Jazz Journal International, v. 61 no. 7, July 2008.
    also arranger. guardian.co.uk, 7/22/2008 {http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2008/jul/22/jazz.usa}.

  • Jackson, George, d. 2/28/1990. Bluesletter, no. 10, May-June 1990.

  • Jackson, George, American former Motown president, movie producer and Internet entrepreneur, d. 2/14/2000 at 42 in New York City. Rolling Stone, no. 837, 3/30/2000.

  • Jackson, Graham, British conductor, d. 7/23/2012 in Cambridge at 45; b. 2/15/1967 in Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset. Opera, v. 63 no. 12, December 2012.

  • Jackson (Jacson), James, d. 8/10/1997 at ca. 60. Cadence, v. 23 no. 10, Oct. 1997.

  • Jackson, John, jazz guitarist/vocalist, d. 1/20/2002 in Fairfax, VA at 77. Cadence, v. 28 no. 3, March 2002.

  • Jackson, John "J.J.", pioneering MTV VJ, longtime radio DJ, d. 3/17/2004 in Los Angeles at 62. AOL.com, 3/19/2004 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=2004031908130001754824}; New York Times online, 3/22/2004 {http://www.nytimes.com/2004/03/22/arts/music/22JACK.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 947, 4/29/2004.

  • Jackson, Johnny, rock drummer, d. 3/1/2006 in Gary, IN at 54. AOL.com, 3/3/2006 {http://articles.news.aol.com/music/article.adp?id=20060303143809990009}.

  • Jackson, Johnny, rapper, songwriter, and producer, d. 10/3/2008 in Los Angeles, CA at 39; b. 1969 in Juarez, Mexico. Los Angeles Times, 10/10/2008 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings10-2008oct10,0,2665284.story}.

  • Jackson, Laymon Alfred, d. 10/7/1993 at 62. Down Beat, v. 61 no. 3, March 1994.

  • Jackson, Michael, pop superstar (singer, dancer, songwriter), d. 6/25/2009 in Los Angeles, CA at 50. TMZ.com, 6/25/2009 {http://www.tmz.com/2009/06/25/michael-jackson-dies-death-dead-cardiac-arrest/}.
    Michael Joseph Jackson, b. 8/29/1958 in Gary, IN. New York Times online, 6/25/2009 {http://www.nytimes.com/2009/06/26/arts/music/26jackson.html}; stltoday.com, 6/25/2009 {http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/stltoday/obituary.aspx?n=michael-jackson&pid=128911426}; guardian.co.uk, 6/26/2009 {http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2009/jun/26/michael-jackson-obituary}; Times Online, 6/26/2009 {http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/obituaries/article6581850.ece}; Telegraph.co.uk, 6/26/2009 {http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/celebrity-obituaries/5643156/Michael-Jackson.html}; Independent online, 6/27/2009 {http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/michael-jackson-singer-whose-personal-troubles-overshadowed-his-status-as-one-of-pops-greatest-performers-1721571.html}.

  • Jackson, Milt, American jazz vibraphonist, d. 10/9/1999 at 76 in New York City. St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 10/12/1999.
    Guitarist, pianist and vocalist. Cadence, v. 25 no. 11, Nov. 1999.
    b. 1923. Rolling Stone, no. 826, 11/25/1999.
    Milton (Bags) Jackson; b. 1/1/1923. Jazz Journal International, v. 52 no. 12, Dec. 1999.

  • Jackson, Milton A.. see Holden, Jack.

  • Jackson, Oliver, d. 5/29/1994 at 61. Down Beat, v. 61 no. 8, Aug. 1994.
    b. 4/28/1933. Jazz Journal International, v. 47 no. 8, Aug. 1994.

  • Jackson, Patti, American organist, d. 7/23/1997 in Carrollton, GA. American Organist, v. 31 no. 11, Nov. 1997.

  • Jackson, Pervis, R&B/soul singer, d. 8/18/2008 in Detroit, MI at 70. wxyz.com, 8/18/2008 {http://www.wxyz.com/news/local/story.aspx?content_id=bdeb139d-aa60-4d64-a9eb-cc9437aa7af6}.
    b. 5/17/1938 in New Orleans, LA. Times Online, 8/20/2008 {http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/obituaries/article4567381.ece}; New York Times online, 8/21/2008 {http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/22/arts/music/22jackson.html}; Rolling Stone, no. 1061, 9/18/2008.

  • Jackson, Pete, d. 2/ca.19/1997. Jazz Journal International, v. 50 no. 4, Apr. 1997.
    d. at ca. 60. Cadence, v. 23 no. 5, May 1997.

  • Jackson, Ronald Shannon, avante-garde jazz drummer and composer, d. 10/19/2013 in Fort Worth, TX at 73; b. 1/12/1940 in Fort Worth, TX. New York Times online, 10/22/2013 {http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/23/arts/music/ronald-shannon-jackson-avant-garde-drummer-dies-at-73.html}; Fort Worth Star-Telegram online, 10/23/2013 {http://www.star-telegram.com/2013/10/19/5260632/legendary-jazz-drummer-ronald.html}; Down beat, v. 81 no. 1, January 2014.

  • 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}.

  • Jacob, Gordon, English composer, d. 6/8/1984 at 88. Gramophone, v. 62 no. 735, Aug.1984.
    English pedagogue, d. in Saffron, Walden; b. 7/5/1895. Baker's (8th ed.), 1992.

  • Jacob, O. Carol, d. 1997. International Musician, v. 96 no. 6, Dec. 1997.

  • Jacobs, Arnold, American brass player and teacher, d. 10/7/1998 at 83; b. 6/11/1915. Instrumentalist, v. 53 no. 4, Nov. 1998.
    Arnold "Jake" Jacobs. Medical Problems of Performing Artists, v. 14 no. 1, Mar. 1999.

  • Jacobs, Arthur, d. at 74. Guardian, 12/23/1996.
    d. 12/18/1996.
    b. 6/14/1922. Obituary Page {http://catless.ncl.ac.uk/Obituary}, 2/4/1997.
    English music critic, d. at 75. Gramophone, v. 75 no. 891, Aug. 1997.

  • Jacobs, Bernard B., d. 8/27/1996. Passing Show, v. 19 no. 2, Fall-Winter 1996.
    d. at 80. New York Times, 8/28/1996.

  • Jacobs, Charles, American musicologist, d. Summer 1995. Musikforschung, v. 49 no. 2, April-June 1996.
    Charles G. Jacobs, d. 7/5/1995. AMS Newsletter, v. 26 no. 2, Aug. 1996.

  • Jacobs, Phoebe, jazz publicist, d. 4/9/2012 in Manhattan at 93; b. Phoebe Pincus 6/21/1918 in the Bronx, NY. New York Times online, 5/4/2012 {http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/06/arts/music/phoebe-jacobs-publicist-for-jazz-greats-is-dead-at-93.html}; Chamber Music, v. 29 no. 4, Summer 2012.

  • Jacobs, Sherman Ray, American bass-baritone, d. 8/27/1995. Opera News, v. 60 no. 11, 2/17/1996.

  • Jacobs, Willem (Pim) Bernard, d. 7/3/1996 at 61; b. 10/29/1934. Jazz Journal International, v. 49 no. 10, Oct. 1996.

  • Jacobsen, Pete (Peter Paul George), d. 4/29/2002 in London at 51; b. 5/16/1950 in Newcastle upon Tyne. Jazz Journal International, v. 55 no. 8, August 2002.
    jazz pianist. Cadence, v. 28 no. 9, September 2002.

  • Jacobsen, Ulf, d. 1/1993. IMZ Bulletin, 3/1993.

  • Jacobson, James P., d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 9, March 1999.

  • Jacobus, John A., d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 4, Oct. 1998.

  • Jacoby, Donald, d. 1/15/1993; b. 1921. Instrumentalist, v. 47 no. 8, March 1993.

  • Jacquet, Illinois, jazz saxophonist, d. 7/22/2004 in Queens, NY at 81; b. Jean-Baptiste Jacquet in Broussard, LA. latimes.com, 7/23/2004 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-072304jacquet_wr,1,1124668.story}; CNN.com, 7/23/2004 {http://www.cnn.com/2004/SHOWBIZ/Music/07/23/obit.jacquet.ap/index.html}; CBSNEWS.com, 7/23/2004 {http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2004/07/23/entertainment/main631425.shtml}; Chicago Tribune Online Edition, 7/24/2004 {http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/obituaries/chi-0407240199jul24,1,2437406.story}; startribune.com, 7/24/2004 {http://www.startribune.com/stories/466/4892223.html}; Cadence, v. 30 no. 9, September 2004.
    also bandleader. New York Times online, 7/23/2004 {http://www.nytimes.com/2004/07/23/obituaries/23jacquet.html}.
    b. 10/31/1922. Independent.co.uk, 7/26/2004 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=544674}.
    also composer. washingtonpost.com, 7/24/2004 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A10566-2004Jul23.html}.
    Jean-Baptiste Illinois Jacquet. seattletimes.com, 7/25/2004 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2001988043_jacquetobit25.html}; latimes.com, 7/24/2004 {http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/california/la-me-jacquet24jul24,1,3426639.story}.
    b. Jean Baptiste Illinois Jacquet in Boussard, LA. Jazz Journal International, v. 57 no. 9, September 2004.

  • Jacquet, Russell Robert, d. 2/28/1990 at 72; b. 12/4/1917. Black Perspective in Music, v. 18 no. 1-2, 1990.

  • Jaedig, Bent, jazz saxophonist, d. 6/9/2004 at 68. Cadence, v. 30 no. 7, July 2004.

  • Jäger [Jaeger, Jager], Konrad, 9/21/1996. Musikforschung, v. 50 no. 3, July-Sept. 1997.

  • Jaffa, Max, d. 7/30/1991 at 79; b. 12/28/1911. Strad, v. 103 no. 1220, Jan. 1992.

  • Jaffe, Arnold R., d. International Musician, v. 96 no. 11, May 1998.

  • Jagelka, Charles. see Wayne, Chuck.

  • Jagger, Eva, mother of English rocker Mick Jagger, d. 5/18/2000 at 87 in London. St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 5/19/2000.
    Eva Jagger, d. 5/19/2000 at 87. Rolling Stone, no. 844/845, July 6-20, 2000.

  • Jagiello, Walter E. see Lil' Wally the Polka King.

  • Jahant, Charles, d. 1/26/1994 at 83; b. 10/5/1909. Opera, v. 45 no. 5, May 1994.

  • Jahn, Charles, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 1, July 1998.

  • Jairazbhoy, Nazir Ali, ethnomusicologist, d. 6/20/2009 in Van Nuys, CA at 81; b. in England. Los Angeles Times online, 6/28/2009 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-passings28-2009jun28,0,4168037.story}.
    also administrator. SEM Newsletter, v. 43 no. 4, September 2009.

  • Jakes, Harold J., d. International Musician, v. 98 no. 4, Oct. 1999.

  • Jakey, Lauren, d. 1/14/1991 at 53. American Organist, v. 25 no. 5, May 1991.

  • Jam Master Jay, rap DJ, d. 10/30/2002 in Queens; b. Jason Mizell 1/21/1965 in Queens, NY. CNN.com, 10/31/2002 {http://www.cnn.com/2002/SHOWBIZ/Music/10/31/rapper.slain/index.html}.
    d. at 37. New York Times online, 10/31/2002 {http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/arts/AP-Obit-Jam-Master-Jay.html}.
    b. Jason William Mizell. CBMR Digest, v. 16 no. 1, Spring 2003.

  • Jamelão, Brazilian samba singer, d. 6/14/2008 at 95; b. José Bispo Clementino dos Santos 5/12/1913 in São Cristóvão, Rio de Janeiro. guardian.co.uk, 7/17/2008 {http://music.guardian.co.uk/obituaries/story/0,,2291130,00.html}.

  • James, Carroll, Jr., American disc jockey, d. 3/24/1997 at 60 in Silver Spring, MD. MLA Notes, v. 54 no. 4, June 1998 from New York Times, 3/29/1997.

  • James, Clifton, jazz drummer, d. 1/16/2006 in Chicago, IL at 69. Cadence, v. 32 no. 4, April 2006.

  • 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.

  • James, Etta, R&B/jazz singer, d. 1/20/2012 in Riverside, CA at 73; b. Jamesetta Hawkins 1/25/1938 in Los Angeles, CA. New York Times online, 1/20/2012 {http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/21/arts/music/etta-james-singer-dies-at-73.html}; BBC News online, 1/20/2012 {http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-16288509}; CNN.com, 1/20/2012 {http://www.cnn.com/2012/01/20/showbiz/etta-james-obit/index.html}; Huffington Post, 1/20/2012 {http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/20/etta-james-soul-singer-fa_n_1219087.html}; Washington Post online, 1/20/2012 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/etta-james-grammy-winning-blues-singer-with-pop-appeal-dies/2010/09/21/gIQApnhkDQ_story.html}; STLtoday.com, 1/20/2012 {http://www.stltoday.com/entertainment/music/legendary-blues-singer-etta-james-dies-in-calif/article_c471dcb6-dc34-5db2-8b9a-0c1ee0e855fc.html}; Chamber Music, v. 29 no. 2, March/April 2012; Downbeat, v. 79 no. 4, April 2012.

  • James, George, d. 1/30/1995 at 88. Down Beat, v. 62 no. 6, June 1995.
    b. 12/7/1906. Jazz Journal International, v. 48 no. 7, July 1995.

  • James, Ian, British violist and performance anxiety researcher, d. Paul Moor {100722.1351@compuserve.com} from BBC World Service's "Music Review" on AMS-L, 10/10/1998.
    d. 8/1998. Medical Problems of Performing Artists, v. 14 no. 1, Mar. 1999.

  • James, (Richard) Ifor, British hornist, d. 12/23/2004 at 73; b. 8/30/1931 in Carlisle, England. Times Online, 2/16/2005 {http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,60-1485620,00.html}; Gramophone, v. 82, no. 992, May 2005.

  • James, Kerwin, d. 10/5/2007 in Houston, TX at 35. Cadence, v. 34 no. 1/2/3, January/February/March 2008.

  • James, L. Stanley, d. CAS Journal, ser. 2, v. 2 no. 6, Nov. 1994.

  • James, Michael, British jazz critic, d. 1/26/1998 at 65 in Somerset, England; b. 9/13/1932. Jazz Journal International, v. 51 no. 4, Apr. 1998.

  • James, Nicky, British rock singer, d. 10/8/2007 at 64; b. Mick Nicholls 4/1943 in Tipton. expressandstar.com, 10/12/2007 {http://www.expressandstar.com/2007/10/12/tributes-to-moody-star-nicky/}.

  • James, Richard S., d. 5/6/1993 at 42. Sonneck Society Bulletin, v. 19 no. 3, Fall 1993.

  • James, Rick, funk singer, d. 8/6/2004 in Los Angeles at 56. AOL.com, 8/6/2004 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=2004080615260001632257}.
    b. James Johnson Jr. in Buffalo, NY. CNN.com, 8/6/2004 {http://www.cnn.com/2004/SHOWBIZ/Music/08/06/rick.james/index.html}.
    b. James Johnson. New York Times online, 8/7/2004 {http://www.nytimes.com/2004/08/07/arts/07james.html}; washingtonpost.com, 8/7/2004 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A46957-2004Aug6.html}.
    also songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, b. James Ambrose Johnson Jnr 2/1/1948 in Buffalo, NY. Independent.co.uk, 8/9/2004 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/story.jsp?story=549302}; Chicago Tribune Online Edition, 8/7/2004 {http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/obituaries/chi-0408070158aug07,1,5522183.story}; seattletimes.com, 8/7/2004 {http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/artsentertainment/2001998659_jamesobit07.html}; latimes.com, 8/7/2004 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-james7aug07,1,7501176.story}; Rolling Stone, no. 956, 9/2/2004; Spin, v. 20 no. 10, October 2004.

  • James, Robert Allen, d. 8/22/1993 at 59; b. 10/20/1933. Tracker, v. 37 no. 4, 1993.

  • James, Victor J. (Vic), d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 3, Sept. 1998.

  • Jamison, Jimi, rock singer, d. 8/31/2014 at 63. Rolling Stone online, 9/1/2014 {http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/jimi-jamison-survivor-lead-singer-dead-at-63-20140901}; CNN.com, 9/2/2014 {http://www.cnn.com/2014/09/02/showbiz/survivor-singer-death/index.html}.

  • Jamison, Roger W., pianist, singer, teacher, and conductor, d. 1/2/2008; b. 1937. Piano Guild Notes, v. 58 no. 1, Summer 2008.

  • Janácek, Bedrich, organist, d. 6/1/2007 in Lund, Sweden at 87; b. 5/18/1920 in Prague. American Organist, v. 41 no. 10, October 2007.

  • Janeczko, Edward, d. International Musician, v. 96 no. 12, June 1998.

  • Janes, Roland, recording engineer and producer, d. 10/28/2013 in Memphis, TN at 80; b. 1933 in Brookings, AR. Commercial Appeal online, 10/18/2013 {http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2013/oct/18/memphis-recording-legend-roland-janes-80-has-died/}.

  • Janes, Ruth Loring, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 9, Mar. 1999.

  • Janesz, Joseph, d. International Musician, v. 98 no. 2, Aug. 1999.

  • Janetzky, Kurt, d. 10/19/1994 at 88; b. 9/9/1906. Horn Call, v. 25 no. 3, May 1995.

  • Janowski, Max, d. 4/8/1991 at 79; b. 1912. American Organist, v. 25 no. 7, July 1991.

  • Jansch, Bert, British folk/jazz/rock guitarist and songwriter, d. 10/5/2011 in North London at 67; b. in Scotland. STLtoday.com, 10/5/2011 {http://www.stltoday.com/entertainment/music/article_a8dce212-72e0-5154-a551-2308b88f4dd9.html}; Spinner, 10/5/2011 {http://www.spinner.com/2011/10/05/bert-jansch-dies/}.
    b. Herbert Jansch 11/3/1943 in Glasgow. New York Times online, 10/5/2011 {http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/06/arts/music/bert-jansch-influential-guitarist-is-dead-at-67.html}.
    also singer. Washington Post online, 10/5/2011 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/2011/10/05/gIQA5TvXOL_story.html}; Los Angeles Times online, 10/6/2011 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-bert-jansch-20111006,0,4771544.story}.

  • Jansen (né Topin), Jacques, French baritone, d. 3/13/2002 in Paris at 88; b. 11/22/1913 in Paris. Opera, v. 53 no. 6, June 2002; Opera News, v. 67 no. 1, July 2002; Musical Times, v. 143 no. 1879, Summer 2002.

  • Jansen, Robbie (Robert Edward), South african jazz alto saxophonist, flautist, singer, guitarist, arranger, and composer, d. 7/7/2010 at 60; b. 8/5/1949 in Harfield Village, Claremont, Cape Town. guardian.co.uk, 8/6/2010 {http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2010/aug/06/robbie-jansen-obituary}.

  • Janson, Glenn, horn player, d. 3/17/1997 in Philadelphia. Horn Call, v. 28 no. 1, Nov. 1997.

  • Janssens, Peter, German church musician, composer and publisher, d. 12/24/1998 at 64 in Münster; b. 6/17/1934. Musik und Kirche, v. 69 no. 2, Mar.-Apr. 1999.

  • Jara, Victor, Chilean guitarist and teacher, d. 9/18/1973 at 44 in Santiago; b. 9/28/1932. Revista Musical Chilena, v. 52 no. 190, Jul.-Dec. 1998.

  • Jarman, Derek, d. 2/19/1994 at 52. Opera, v. 45 no. 4, April 1994.

  • Jarre, Maurice, Oscar-winning film composer, d. 3/29/2009 in Los Angeles, CA at 84. Le Point.fr, 3/29/2009 {http://www.lepoint.fr/actualites-insolites/deces-de-maurice-jarre-compositeur-de-musiques-de-films-mythiques/918/0/330221}; CNN.com, 3/30/2009 {http://www.cnn.com/2009/SHOWBIZ/Movies/03/30/mauricejarre.alexandredesplat/index.html}; New York Times online, 3/30/2009 {http://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2009/03/30/arts/international-film-jarre.html}; Chamber Music, v. 26 no. 4, July/August 2009.
    b. 1924 in Lyon, France. stltoday.com, 3/30?/2009 {http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/stltoday/obituary.aspx?n=maurice-jarre&pid=125615554}.
    Maurice Alexis Jarre; b. 9/13/1924. guardian.co.uk, 3/31/2009 {http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/2009/mar/31/maurice-jarre-obituary}; Times Online, 3/31/2009 {http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/obituaries/article6004815.ece}.
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  • Johnson, Johnnie, blues pianist and rock'n'roll pioneer, d. 4/13/2005 in St. Louis, MO at 80; b. in West Virginia. KWMU Home Page, 4/13/2005 {http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kwmu/news.newsmain?action=article&ARTICLE_ID=760630}; Sing Out!, v. 49 no. 2, Summer 2005; Cadence, v. 31 no. 6, June 2005.
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  • Jones, Davy, actor and pop singer, d. 2/29/2012 in Indiantown, FL at 66; b. 12/30/1945 in Manchester, England. Arts Beat blog, 2/29/2012 {http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/02/29/davy-jones-monkees-heartthrob-dies-at-66/}; TMZ, 2/29/2012 {http://www.tmz.com/2012/02/29/davy-jones-dead-monkees/}; Spinner, 2/29/2012 {http://www.spinner.com/2012/02/29/davy-jones-dead-dies-monkees/}; STLtoday.com, 3/1/2012 {http://www.stltoday.com/entertainment/music/how-tv-made-heartthrob-out-of-monkees-davy-jones/article_e62b159e-3883-5349-817c-3000de6df99c.html}.
    David Thomas Jones, also songwriter. New York Times online, 2/29/2012 {http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/01/arts/music/davy-jones-a-singer-in-the-monkees-dies-at-66.html}; Washington Post online, 2/29/2012 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/music/davy-jones-dies-heartthrob-of-the-monkees/2012/02/29/gIQASv7NjR_story.html}; Los Angeles Times online, 3/1/2012 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-davy-jones-20120301,0,2189186.story}.

  • Jones, Derek, British organ pipe maker, d. 2007; b. 1933. Organ, v. 86, no. 340, May/July 2007.

  • Jones, Dick, actor and singer, d. 7/7/2014 in Northridge, CA at 87; b. Richard Percy Jones 2/25/1927 in McKinney, TX. CNN.com, 7/8/2014 {http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/08/showbiz/pinocchio-voice-actor-dead/index.html}.
    b. Richard Percy Jones Jr. in Snyder, TX. New York Times online, 7/10/2014 {http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/10/movies/dick-jones-gave-voice-to-disneys-pinocchio-dies-at-87.html}.

  • Jones, Donald, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 4, Oct. 1998.

  • Jones, Doris W., ballet dancer, d. 3/21/2006 in Washington, DC at 92; b. in Malden, MA. New York Times On the Web, 4/4/2006 {http://www.nytimes.com/2006/04/04/arts/dance/04jones.html}.

  • Jones, Eddie, d. 5/31/1997 at 68. Cadence, v. 23 no. 7, July 1997.
    Edward Jones, American bassist, d. in West Hartford, CT. MLA Notes, v. 54 no. 4, June 1998 from New York Times, 6/8/1997.

  • Jones, Elvin Ray, jazz drummer, d. 5/18/2004 in Manhattan at 76; b. 9/9/1927 in Pontiac, MI. New York Times online, 5/19/2004 {http://www.nytimes.com/2004/05/19/obituaries/19JONE.html}; Boston.com, 5/19/2004 {http://www.boston.com/news/globe/obituaries/articles/2004/05/19/elvin_jones_his_drumming_redefined_rhythm_in_jazz/}.
    d. in Englewood, NJ. AOL.com, 5/19/2004 {http://my.aol.com/news/news_story.psp?id=2004051907580001382735}; CNN.com, 5/19/2004 {http://www.cnn.com/2004/SHOWBIZ/Music/05/19/obit.jones.ap/index.html}; latimes.com, 5/20/2004 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-jones20may20,1,2101925.story}; Rolling Stone, no. 951, 6/24/2004; Cadence, v. 30 no. 7, July 2004.
    d. in Englewood Cliffs, NJ. washingtonpost.com, 5/21/2004 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A44023-2004May20.html}.
    d. 5/18/2004 in Englewood, NJ. Jazz Journal International, v. 57 no. 7, July 2004. Down Beat, v. 71 no. 8, August 2004.

  • Jones, Etta, American jazz singer, d. 10/16/2001 in Mount Vernon, NY at 72; b. in Aiken, SC. washingtonpost.com, 10/18/2001 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/metro/obituaries/A12492-2001Oct18.html}; latimes.com 10/19/2001 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-000083362oct19.story?coll=la%2Dnews%2Dobituaries}; Boston Globe Online, 10/18/2001 {http://www.boston.com/dailyglobe2/291/obituaries/Etta_Jones_72_+.shtml}; Down Beat, v. 69 no. 3, March 2002.
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    b. 11/25/1928. Jazz Journal International, v. 55 no. 1, January 2002.

  • Jones, Francis E., American concert violinist and music educator, d. 8/15/1998 at 89 in Tulsa, OK; b. 1909. St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 8/18/1998.

  • Jones, Gaylord, jazz organist and pianist, d. 1/6/2004 in Port Angeles, WA at 85. Cadence, v. 30 no. 2, February 2004.

  • Jones, George, country singer and guitarist, d. 4/26/2013 in Nashville, TN at 81; b. 1931 in east Texas. CNN.com, 4/26/2013 {http://www.cnn.com/2013/04/26/showbiz/music/obit-george-jones/index.html}.
    George Glenn Jones; b. 9/12/1931 in Saratoga, TX. New York Times online, 4/26/2013 {http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/27/arts/music/george-jones-country-singer-dies-at-81.html}.

  • Jones, George "Wydell", doo-wop singer and songwriter, d. 9/27/2008 in Youngstown, OH at 71; b. in Richmond, VA. examiner.com, 10/2/2008 {http://www.examiner.com/a-1618693~_Rama_Lama__writer_George__Wydell__Jones_dies.html}; New York Times online, 10/3/2008 {http://www.nytimes.com/2008/10/04/arts/music/04jones.html}.
    George "Wydell" Jones Jnr.; b. 10/5/1936. Independent online, 11/22/2008 {http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/george-jones-jnr-singer-and-songwriter-who-composed-the-doowop-classic-rama-lama-ding-dong-1029927.html}.

  • Jones, Geraint, English organist and conductor, d. 5/3/1998 at 80. Gramophone, v. 76 no. 903, July 1998.
    b. 1917. Diapason, v. 89 no. 10, Oct. 1998.
    English harpsichordist and designer of organs, d. at 81 in England. American Organist, v. 32 no. 11, Nov. 1998.
    b. 5/16/1917. Harpsichord & Fortepiano, v. 7 no. 2, Winter 1999.

  • Jones, Graham, d. 1996. Sing Out!, v. 41 no. 2, Aug.-Oct. 1996.

  • Jones, Gregory H., d. 1997. International Musician, v. 96 no. 6, Dec. 1997.

  • Jones, Gwendoline, clarinetist, pianist, organist, and magazine editor, d. 2/18/2005 in Springfield, MO at 93; b. in Canada. American Organist, v. 39 no. 5, May 2005.

  • Jones, Hank, jazz pianist, brother of Elvin and Thad Jones, d. 5/16/2010 in New York, NY at 91; b. in Vicksburg, MS. Post Mortem blog, 5/17/2010 {http://voices.washingtonpost.com/postmortem/2010/05/jazz-pianist-hank-jones-dies.html}; Spinner, 5/17/2010 {http://www.spinner.com/2010/05/17/hank-jones-jazz-pianist-dead/}.
    d. in the Bronx; b. Henry W. Jones Jr. 7/31/1918. New York Times online, 5/17/2010 {http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/18/arts/music/18jones.html}.
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    b. Henry William Jones Jr. 7/31/1918. Washington Post online, 5/18/2010 {http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/05/17/AR2010051703910.html}.

  • Jones, Harold, d. Sing Out!, v. 40 no. 4, Feb.-April 1996.

  • Jones, Herbert Kelsey, conductor, composer, keyboardist, and music professor, d. 10/10/2004 in Montreal; b. 6/17/1922. globeandmail.com, 10/16/2004 {http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/ArticleNews/BDAStory/Deaths/20041016/92935109/birthsanddeaths}.

  • Jones, Herbie, jazz trumpeter, d. 3/19/2001 at 74 in the Bronx, NY. Cadence, May 2001; Cadence, June 2001.

  • Jones, J.J. "Bad Boy", blues guitarist and composer, d. 1/19/2004 in Los Angeles, CA at 77; b. Esserlaine Jones in Baton Rouge, LA. latimes.com, 1/24/2004 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-jones24jan24,1,791199.story}.

  • Jones, JaFran, American ethnomusicologist and teacher, d. 3/1/1997 at 56 in Bowling Green, OH; b. Lura JaFran Jones. SEM Newsletter, v. 31 no. 3, May 1997.

  • Jones, James, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 10, Apr. 1999.

  • Jones, James "Jimmy", R&B singer and songwriter, d. 8/2/2012 in Aberdeen, NC at 82; b. in Birmingham, AL. AberdeenTimes.Com, 8/4/2012 {http://aberdeentimes.com/page92.html}.

  • Jones, James, IV, d. 3/16/1996 at 35. Down Beat, v. 68 no. 7, July 1996.

  • Jones, James, Jr., d. International Musician, no. 5, Nov. 1999.

  • Jones, James B., d. 10/30/1995. IHS Newsletter, v. 26 no. 2, Feb. 1996.

  • Jones, James M., d. International Musician, v. 96 no. 12, June 1998.

  • Jones, Jeff, d. 5/20/1991 at 31. American Organist, v. 26 no. 4, April 1992.

  • Jones, Jimmy. see Cinquemani, Vincent.

  • Jones, Joe, d. 2/9/1993 at 58. Orchester, v. 41 no. 5, 1993.

  • Jones, Joe, jazz vocalist and pianist, d. 11/29/2005 in Los Angeles, CA at 79. Cadence, v. 32 no. 1, January 2006.

  • Jones, Jonah, American trumpeter and vocalist, d. 4/30/2000 at 90 in New York City. Cadence, v. 26 no. 6, June 2000.
    Robert Elliott Jones, d. 4/29/2000; b. 12/31/1909. Jazz Journal International, v. 53 no. 6, June 2000.
    d. Chamber Music, v. 17 no. 4, Aug. 2000.

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  • Jones, Joy Sutton, American organist, d. 7/12/1996 at 57 in Chattanooga, TN. American Organist, v. 31 no. 1, Jan. 1997.

  • Jones, Keith, Welsh tenor, d. 9/22/1999 at 56 in London, England. Opera, v. 50 no. 12, Dec. 1999.

  • Jones, Kent E., d. 10/15/1993 at 34. New York Times, 10/23/1993.

  • Jones, Lillie Mae. see Carter, Betty.

  • Jones, Lorraine Zeeuw, organist, d. sometime before the memorial service on 2/5/2001 in Des Moines, IA. Diapason, April 2001; American Organist, May 2001.

  • Jones, Louis Marshall "Grandpa", American country musician and TV actor of "Hee Haw" fame, d. 2/19/1998 at 84 near Nashville, TN; b. 10/20/1913. St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 2/21/1998; Sing Out!, v. 43 no. 1, Sum. 1998.

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  • Jones, Max [Ronald Maxwell], d. 8/1/1993 at 76 [i.e., 86]; b. 2/28/1907. Jazz Journal International, v. 46 no. 10, Oct. 1993.

  • Jones, Michelle, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 11, May 1999.

  • Jones, Micky, Welsh rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter, d. 3/10/2010 in Swansea; b. Charles Michael Jones 6/7/1946 in Merthyr Tidfil. Independent online, 3/18/2010 {http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/micky-jones-lead-guitarist-and-mainstay-of-the-welsh-band-man-1922895.html}.

  • Jones, Milton (Prince), American trumpeter, d. 3/10/1999 at 77 in Austin, TX. Cadence, v. 25 no. 5, May 1999.

  • Jones, Norman "Doc", d. 8/31/1994 at 68. Down Beat, v. 61 no. 11, Nov. 1994.

  • Jones, Nyles. see Gabriel, Guitar.

  • Jones, Paul "Wine", blues guitarist, d. 10/9/2005 at 69. Sing Out!, v. 49 no. 4, Winter 2006.

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  • Jones, Peter, rock drummer, d. 5/18/2012 in Australia?; b. in England. Otago Daily Times Online Edition, 5/20/2012 {http://www.odt.co.nz/entertainment/latest-hottest/209948/crowded-house-drummer-peter-jones-dies}.

  • Jones, Phil, vice president of Fantasy Records, d. 5/16/2002 in Walnut Creek, CA at 71. Cadence, v. 28 no. 7, July 2002.

  • Jones, Philip, CBE, British trumpeter, d. 2000; b. 1928. Gramophone, v. 77 no. 925, Mar. 2000.
    d. 1/17/2000 at 71 in London; b. 3/12/1928. Musical Times, v. 141 no. 1870, Spring 2000.
    d. at 72. Orchester, v. 48 no. 4, 2000.

  • Jones, Ray W., d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 10, Apr. 1999.

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  • Jones, Robert J., American organist and professor of organ, d. 11/8/2002 in Willow Springs, IL. American Organist, v. 37 no. 2, February 2003.

  • Jones, Roderick, d. 9/16/1992 at 82; b. 6/1/1910. Opera, v. 43 no. 11, Nov. 1992.

  • Jones, S. Dale, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 8, Feb. 1999.

  • Jones, Spencer, jazz pianist and alto saxophonist, d. 7/2/2008 in Chapel Oaks, MD at 87. Cadence, v. 34 no. 10-11-12, October-November-December 2008.

  • Jones, Steve, critic, d. 8/2/2013 in Herndon, VA at 57; b. in Washington. USA TODAY online, 8/2/2013 {http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/music/2013/08/02/steve-jones-usa-today-music-critic-dies/2614069/}.

  • Jones, "Sweet Roy", bluesman, d. around 11/18/2005 at 64. Cadence, v. 32 no. 1, January 2006.

  • Jones, Tad, music historian, d. 1/1/2007 in New Orleans, LA at 54. NOLA.com, 1/3/2007 {http://www.nola.com/obituaries/t-p/index.ssf?/base/obits-33/1167806728232110.xml}; Cadence, v. 33 no. 2, February 2007.

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  • Jones, Uriel, Motown drummer, d. 3/24/2009 in Dearborn, MI at 74; b. in Detroit. New York Times online, 3/25/2009 {http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/26/arts/music/26jones.html}; stltoday.com, 3/26/2009 {http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/stltoday/obituary.aspx?n=uriel-jones&pid=125481965}; Cadence, v. 35 no. 7-8-9, July-August-September 2009.
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  • Jones, Vaughn R., d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 5, Nov. 1998.

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  • Jones, William, organist and music teacher, d. 9/26/2004 in Redford Township, MI at 69. detnews.com, 10/1/2004 {http://www.detnews.com/2004/obituaries/0410/03/c02-290366.htm}.

  • Jones, William Beaty, d. 1997. International Musician, v. 96 no. 6, Dec. 1997.

  • Joque, Beau, American zydeco accordionist and bandleader, d. 9/10/1999 at 45 in Kinder, LA; b. Andrus Espre. Rolling Stone, no. 824, 10/28/1999.

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    d. 3/18/1996. St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 4/1/1996.
    d. 3/22/1996. MLA Notes, v. 53 no. 4, June 1997 from New York Times, 3/31/1996.

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  • Jordan, Armin, Swiss conductor, d. 9/19/2006 in Basle; b. 4/9/1932 in Lucerne. Independent Online Edition, 9/23/2006 {http://news.independent.co.uk/people/obituaries/article1705610.ece}.
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    d. 9/20/2006 in Zurich. New York Times On the Web, 9/25/2006 {http://www.nytimes.com/2006/09/25/arts/music/25jordan.html}; Opera, v. 57 no. 12, December 2006; American Record Guide, v. 70 no. 1, January/February 2007.

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    Clifford Laconia Jordan, b. 9/2/1931. Jazz Journal International, v. 46 no. 6, June 1993.
    d. 3/28/1993. New York Times, 3/30/1993.

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    d. at 88. American Organist, v. 30 no. 7, July 1996.

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    d. in North Brunswick, NJ. New York Times, 3/16/1998.
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  • Judge Dread. see Hughes, Alex.

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