Deaths in Music in September 1987

  • Sep 3 Morton Feldman, US composer, dies at 61
  • Sep 11 Peter Tosh, reggae singer shot dead in Jamacia at 42
  • Sep 21 Jaco Pastorius, American jazz musician and bass guitarist (Weather Report), dies at 35
  • Sep 22 Louis Philip Kentner, composer, dies at 82
  • Sep 23 Bob Fosse, choreographer (All the Jazz), dies at 62
  • Sep 23 O B McClinton, US country singer (Man needs a woman), dies at 47