A Virtual Cemetery created by J Spencer

My Favorite Music Makers

40 memorials
Page 1
 Duane Allman

Duane Allman

20 Nov 1946 – 29 Oct 1971

Rock Musician. The Allman family was living near...

Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA

 William James “Count” Basie

William James “Count” Basie

21 Aug 1904 – 26 Apr 1984

Jazz Musician. He was one of the greatest...

East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA

 Walter Becker
No grave photo

Walter Becker

20 Feb 1950 – 3 Sep 2017

Rock Musician. A guitarist and bassist, he was a...

Unknown
 Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven

c.16 Dec 1770 – 26 Mar 1827

Composer, Pianist. Beethoven was born in Bonn,...

Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria

 James Neil “Jimmy” Bond

James Neil “Jimmy” Bond

6 Dec 1953 – 10 Mar 2011

Lone Star, Douglas County, Kansas, USA

 John Henry “Bonzo” Bonham

John Henry “Bonzo” Bonham

31 May 1948 – 25 Sep 1980

Rock Musician. He gained wide acclaim and...

Rushock, Wyre Forest District, Worcestershire, England

 Chester “Howlin Wolf” Burnett

Chester “Howlin Wolf” Burnett

10 Jun 1910 – 10 Jan 1976

Blues Musician. Born Chester Arthur Burnett, he...

Hillside, Cook County, Illinois, USA

 Henson Cargill

Henson Cargill

5 Feb 1941 – 24 Mar 2007

Country Music Singer. While attending Colorado...

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA

 Karen Carpenter

Karen Carpenter

2 Mar 1950 – 4 Feb 1983

Singer. Best remembered for her singing...

Westlake Village, Los Angeles County, California, USA

 John William Coltrane

John William Coltrane

23 Sep 1926 – 17 Jul 1967

Jazz Musician. Legendary and acclaimed jazz...

East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA

 Bing Crosby

Bing Crosby

3 May 1903 – 14 Oct 1977

Actor, Singer. He is best remembered for his many...

Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA

 Miles Davis

Miles Davis

26 May 1926 – 28 Sep 1991

Jazz Musician. The son of a middle-class dentist...

Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA

 Paul Lavon Davis

Paul Lavon Davis

21 Apr 1948 – 22 Apr 2008

Rock Musician. He is best remembered for his 1978...

Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi, USA

Sir Edward William Elgar

Sir Edward William Elgar

2 Jun 1857 – 23 Feb 1934

Composer. He is best known for his "Pomp and...

Little Malvern, Malvern Hills District, Worcestershire, England

 Joe Feeney

Joe Feeney

14 Aug 1931 – 16 Apr 2008

Singer. A longtime fixture of TV's "Lawrence Welk...

Oceanside, San Diego County, California, USA

 Pete Fountain
No grave photo

Pete Fountain

3 Jul 1930 – 6 Aug 2016

Clarinetist. Born Pierre Dewey LaFontaine Jr.,...

New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA

 Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman

30 May 1909 – 13 Jun 1986

Jazz Musician, Bandleader. Famously known as "The...

Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

 Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix

27 Nov 1942 – 18 Sep 1970

Rock Musician. Unquestionably one of modern...

Renton, King County, Washington, USA

 John Lee Hooker

John Lee Hooker

22 Aug 1917 – 21 Jun 2001

Musician. He was a pioneering and prolific Blues...

Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA

 Sam “Lightnin'” Hopkins

Sam “Lightnin'” Hopkins

15 Mar 1912 – 30 Jan 1982

Musician. Born in Centerville, Texas, he was an...

Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA

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