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Stanley Martin “Stan” Szelest

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Stanley Martin “Stan” Szelest Famous memorial

Birth
Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA
Death
20 Jan 1991 (aged 48)
Woodstock, Ulster County, New York, USA
Burial
Lackawanna, Erie County, New York, USA GPS-Latitude: 42.8243778, Longitude: -78.8158556
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Musician. He is best remembered as a member of the music groups Stan and the Ravens, The Hawks and The Band. After the former was formed in 1958, they released the single "Farmer's Daughter." In addition to Stan and the Ravens, he also played in The Hawks, Ronnie Hawkins's backing group. Likewise, he also collaborated with John Cale, Lonnie Mack, and King Biscuit Boy. In 1984, seventeen years after Stan and the Ravens disbanded, he played in the Woodstock All-Stars with former Hawks bandmate Levon Helm. Afterwards, Szelest joined The Band in 1990. However, he was not a member for long and died of a heart attack in 1991.
Musician. He is best remembered as a member of the music groups Stan and the Ravens, The Hawks and The Band. After the former was formed in 1958, they released the single "Farmer's Daughter." In addition to Stan and the Ravens, he also played in The Hawks, Ronnie Hawkins's backing group. Likewise, he also collaborated with John Cale, Lonnie Mack, and King Biscuit Boy. In 1984, seventeen years after Stan and the Ravens disbanded, he played in the Woodstock All-Stars with former Hawks bandmate Levon Helm. Afterwards, Szelest joined The Band in 1990. However, he was not a member for long and died of a heart attack in 1991.

Bio by: The Silent Forgotten



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  • Originally Created by: The Silent Forgotten
  • Added: Oct 13, 2011
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/78318544/stanley_martin-szelest: accessed ), memorial page for Stanley Martin “Stan” Szelest (11 Feb 1942–20 Jan 1991), Find a Grave Memorial ID 78318544, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Lackawanna, Erie County, New York, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.