Deaths in Music in December 1987

  • Dec 5 "Fat" Larry James, US drummer (Fat Larry's Band-Zoom), dies at 38
  • Dec 10 Jascha Heifetz, Russian violinist, dies at 86
  • Dec 12 Louis de Meester, composer, dies at 83
  • Dec 12 Enrique Jorrín, Cuban musician and composer (b. 1926)
  • Dec 18 Conny Plank, German record producer and musician (b. 1940)
  • Dec 22 Leonidas Zoras, composer, dies at 82