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Prolific jazz pianist Clare Fischer died in Southern California this week of complications from a heart attack at the age of 83, the family announced.
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Jazz musician Billy Taylor has died of a heart attack in a New York hospital, his family said Wednesday. He was 89.
Celebrated jazz saxophonist and flutist James Moody died of pancreatic cancer at a hospice in San Diego, his wife, Linda, said.
Famed jazz musician, composer and band leader James Moody died Thursday of pancreatic cancer at the San Diego Hospice, his wife said. He was 85.
Martin Drew, who spent three decades as a jazz drummer with Oscar Peterson's internationally acclaimed group, has died in London, his family said.
Classical composer Hale Smith, known for his work with jazz stars like Dizzy Gillespie, died in Freeport, N.Y., at the age of 84, his wife Juanita said.
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