Musician Deathwatch | About this list

This week we bid farewell to the following members of the musical community:

:: Irina Arkhipova Opera singer
:: Sir John Dankworth Jazz saxophonist
:: Dorothy Gibbs Musicologist and singer
:: Jack Rose Improv guitarist
:: Kate McGarrigle Singer-songwriter
:: Jay Reatard Punk rocker
:: Eric Woolfson Singer and songwriter with the Alan Parsons Project
:: Carl Smith Country singer
:: Bobby Charles Rock ‘n’ roll songwriter
:: Earl Wild Pianist
:: Jane Jarvis Jazz organist, played at New York Mets games
:: Ed Thigpen Jazz drummer
:: Tony Bellamy Redbone guitarist

RIP, everyone.


6 thoughts on “Musician Deathwatch

  1. Wow, where did you see that in the news? I only happened to register on visiting his page on the CMC website after a friend was asking about (relatively) new pieces for violin for a gig. I was a bit disappointed (in my own newsreading, mostly) that I hadn’t clocked it sooner!

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