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Michel Legrand 24 February 1932 – 26 January 2019

Michel Legrand 24 February 1932 – 26 January 2019 was a French musical composer, arranger, conductor, and jazz pianist. Legrand was a prolific composer, having written over 200 film and television scores, in addition to many songs.His scores for the … Continue reading

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Edward ‘Ted’ McKenna 10 March 1950 -19 January 2019

Edward ‘Ted’ McKenna (born 10 March 1950 in Lennoxtown, East Dunbartonshire, Scotland, died 19 January 2019), was a Scottish drummer, who played with bands The Sensational Alex Harvey Band, Rory Gallagher, The Michael Schenker Group.He worked as a band member … Continue reading

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Ruby/Christine McGuire July 30, 1926 – December 28, 2018)

Christine McGuire, the eldest of the singing McGuire Sisters, who struck gold on the pop charts within the 1950s with “Sincerely,” “Sugartime” as well as different close-harmony hits which won young American hearts not quite ready for rock ′n’ roll, … Continue reading

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