In: Composer

22 FebJazz legend Chick Corea dead at 79


The 23-time Grammy-winning artist died of a rare cancer at the age of 79 on 09.02.2021, Corea’s official Facebook page and…

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22 FebProf. Karl Trawöger died.


The composer, arranger, conductor and music teacher Prof. Karl Trawöger, who was well-known far beyond the borders of Upper Austria, passed…

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05 JanTrombonist and arranger Enrique Crespo died


Enrique Crespo was a trombonist, arranger and founding member of the German Brass Ensemble. He studied music and architecture in Montevideo…

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23 NovAmerican composer and creative writer Michael Boo died.


Michael Boo was a composer, creative writer and church choir director (vocals and hand bells) from Chesterton, Indiana. He received his…

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13 OctSalzburg laments Sepp Neumayr


Austrian composer and music publisher Sepp Neumar died.

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07 OctThe synth solo that made the guitarist famous.


“Jump” THE hit of the band “van Halen” is in the ears of the fans because of its characteristic intro on…

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07 JulThe man who was never a Western hero…


Ennio Morricone was a quiet man, introverted and without scandal. Even if his name will forever be connected with (western) film,…

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07 MayComposer and conductor Willy Hautvast died


As the Dutch information platform klankwijzer.nl reports, the composer, arranger and conductor Willy Hautvast died suddenly at the age of 87…

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