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  • U;Nee, a.k.a. Lee Hye-ryeon, South Korean pop singer and actress, d. 1/21/2007 in Seo-gu, Incheon; b. Hur Youn. Digital Chosunilbo (English Edition), 1/22/2007 {http://english.chosun.com/w21data/html/news/200701/200701220006.html}.

  • Uber, David Albert, composer, conductor, trombonist, and music professor, d. 6/29/2007 at 85. Rutland Herald, 7/2/2007.
    b. 1921. Instrumentalist, v. 62 no. 2, September 2007.

  • Ubich, Walter, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 6, Dec. 1998.

  • Uchiyamada, Hiroshi, Japanese pop bandleader, d. 11/3/2006 in Yokohama at 70. Yahoo!News Asia, 11/5/2006 {http://asia.news.yahoo.com/061105/kyodo/d8l6uobg3.html}.

  • Udell, Susan, d. 2/2/1994 at 31. San Jose Mercury News, 2/12/1994.

  • Udovich, Lucilla, American soprano, d. 9/23/1999 at 69 in Rome, Italy; b. 9/7/1930. Opera News, v. 64 no. 11, May 2000.

  • Uhl, Alfred, d. 6/8/1992 at 83. Neue Zeitschrift für Musik, v. 153 no. 7-8, July-Aug. 1992.
    b. 6/5/1909. Österreichische Musikzeitschrift, v. 47 no. 7-8, July Aug. 1992.

  • Uhl, Fritz, tenor, d. at 73; b. in Vienna. Orchester, 7-8/2001.

  • Ukena, Paul, d. 3/10/1991 at 69; b. 8/19/1921. Opera News, v. 56 no. 3, Sept. 1991.

  • Ulanov, Barry, American music writer, d. 4/23/2000 at 82 in New York City. Cadence, v. 26 no. 6, June 2000.

  • Ulanova, Galina Sergeevna, Soviet ballerina, d. 3/21/1998 at 88; b. 1909. St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 3/22/1998.
    Galina Ulanowa, d. in Moscow. Orchester, v. 46 no. 5, 1998.

  • Ulf, Otto, d. 7/13/1993 at 87. Österreichische Musikzeitschrift, v. 47 no. 10-11, Oct.-Nov. 1993.

  • Ulrich, Jürgen [Juergen, Jurgen], German violinist, d. 8/9/1998 at 65. Orchester, v. 46 no. 10, 1998.

  • Ultan, Lloyd, American composer and music educator, d. 10/26/1998 at 69 in Edina, MN. Saint Paul Pioneer Press, 10/27/1998.

  • um Romao, Don, jazz percussionist, d. 7/26/2005 in Rio de Janeiro at 79. Cadence, v. 31 no. 9, September 2005.

  • Umar, Sharif, d. International Musician, v. 98 no. 1, July 1999.

  • Umboh, Arthur, d. at 48. Gramophone, v. 73 no. 867, Aug. 1995.

  • Umeki, Miyoshi, actress and singer, d. 8/28/2007 in Licking, MO at 78; b. 5/8/1929 in Otaru, Japan. AOL.com, 9/6/2007 {http://news.aol.com/entertainment/movies/story/ar/_a/oscar-winner-miyoshi-umeki-dies-at-78/20070906071109990001}.

  • Umemoto, Takao, music psychologist, d. 9/13/2002 at 80; b. 10/10/1921 in Kyoto. Music Perception, v. 20 no. 4, Summer 2003.

  • Uncle Josh see Graves, "Uncle" Josh.

  • Underhill, Frederick B. J., d. 7/23/1994; b. 1939. Sing Out!, v. 39 no. 3, Nov. 1994-Jan. 1995.

  • Underwood, Jerry, jazz saxophonist, d. 8/3/2002 in Chambery, France at 48. Cadence, v. 28 no. 10, October 2002.

  • Underwood, Ken, drummer, d. 10/14/1997 at 75 in Hendersonville, NC. Cadence, v. 24 no. 1, Jan. 1998.

  • Underwood, Margaret Anne, pianist, National Guild of Piano Teachers adjudicator, d. 12/2/2002 at 72. Piano Guild Notes, v. 52 no. 4, Spring 2003.

  • Unger, Wolfgang, music director, d. 4/22/2004 in Halle at 55; b. in Eibenstock im Erzegebirge. Orchester, v. 52 no. 9, September 2004.

  • Up, Ari, British punk singer, d. 10/20/2010 in Los Angeles, CA at 48; b. Arianna Forster in Germany. New York Times online, 10/22/2010 {http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/22/arts/music/22ariup.html}; Los Angeles Times online, 10/23/2010 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-ari-up-20101023,0,336801.story}.
    b. 1962 in Munich, Germany. Final Taxi blog, 10/23/2010 {http://blog.al.com/finaltaxi/2010/10/ari_up_founder_of_the_slits_di.html}.

  • Updike, Mathilde B., d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 9, Mar. 1999.

  • Upham, John, American organist, choirmaster and teacher, d. 9/24/1999 at 73 in New York City. American Organist, v. 34 no. 1, Jan. 2000.

  • Uppman, Theodor, baritone, d. 3/17/2005 in Manhattan at 85; b. in California. OPERA America Newsline, v. 14 no. 8, May 2005; Musical Times, v. 146, no. 1891, Summer 2005.
    b. 1/12/1920 in San José. Gramophone, v. 83, no. 993, June 2005; Opera News, v. 69 no. 12, June 2005.
    b. in Palo Alto, near San José. Opera, v. 56 no. 5, May 2005.

  • Urbani, Massimo, d. 1993. Jazz Magazine, no. 432, Dec. 1993.

  • Urreta, Alicia, d. 12/20/1985. Heterofonía, v. 19 no. 4, Oct.- Dec. 1986.

  • Urso, Phil, jazz tenor saxophonist, clarinetist, and pianist, d. 4/7/2008 in Morrison, CO at 82; b. 10/2/1925 in Jersey City, NJ. Rocky Mountain News online, 4/9/2008 {http://www.rockymountainnews.com/news/2008/apr/09/sax-player-jazz-great-phil-urso-was-all-music/}.
    d. 4/17/2008 [sic]. Jazz Journal International, v. 61 no. 6, June 2008.
    Phil Urson [sic], jazz reeds player, d. in Denver, CO. Cadence, v. 34 no. 7/8/9, July/August/September 2008.

  • Ursuleasa, Mihaela, pianist, d. 8/2/2012 in Vienna at 33; b. 9/27/1978 in Brasov, Romania. New York Times online, 8/3/2012 {http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/05/arts/music/mihaela-ursuleasa-classical-pianist-dies-at-33.html}; STLtoday.com, 8/3/2012 {http://www.stltoday.com/entertainment/music/renowned-romanian-pianist-ursuleasa-dead-at/article_cbff620b-dd71-5676-bfa2-682a12bd22cf.html}; BBC News online, 8/3/2012 {http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19108605}.

  • Usher, William "Bill" D., organist, music director, and choral conductor, d. 4/30/2009 in Los Angeles, CA at 41; b. 1/31/1968 in Greene, NY. American Organist, v. 43 no. 8, August 2009.

  • Usill, Harley, d. 1991; b. 1925. Gramophone, v. 69 no. 824, Jan. 1992.

  • Ustvolskaya, Galina Ivanovna, Russian composer, d. 12/22/2006 in St. Petersburg at 87; b. 6/17/1919 in St. Petersburg (then called Petrograd). New York Times On the Web, 12/29/2006 {http://www.nytimes.com/2006/12/29/arts/music/29ustvolskaya.html}; Musical Times, v. 148, no. 1898, Spring 2007; Neue Zeitschrift für Musik, v. 168 no. 2, March/April 2007.

  • Utgaard, Merton, American music camp founder-director and music educator, d. 1998 in Mesa, AZ; b. 1914. Instrumentalist, v. 53 no. 11, June 1999.

  • Uthe, Carl, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 4, Oct. 1998.

  • Uthoff, Ernst, d. 1993; b. 1904. Revista Musical Chilena, v. 47, no. 179, Jan.-June 1993.

  • Uttamlal, Tom Shah, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 4, Oct. 1998.

  • Utzon, Joern, Danish architect, designer of Sydney Opera House, d. 11/29/2008 in Copenhagen at 90; b. 4/9/1918 in Copenhagen. STLtoday.com, 11/29/2008 {http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/E/EU_DENMARK_OBIT_UTZON?SITE=MOSTP}; Los Angeles Times online, 11/30/2008 {http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-utzon30-2008nov30,0,6278913.story}.
    Jorn Utzon; b. in Aalborg. New York Times online, 11/29/2008 {http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/30/arts/design/30utzon.html}. Jorn Utzon. BBC NEWS online, 11/29/2008 {http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/7757042.stm}.
    Jørn Utzon. Opernwelt, v. 50 no. 1, January 2009.

  • Uyttenhove, Yolande, composer, d. Eve R. Meyer {evemeyer@spotcat.com}, 4/13/2000.

  • Uznajewicz, Peter Richard, d. International Musician, v. 97 no. 1, July 1998.

  • Uzzle, Ianthia Virginia, d. 6/19/1995. Piano Guild Notes, v. 45 no. 2, Sept.-Oct. 1995.