Deaths in Music in December 1994

  • Dec 3 Lesley Peacock, jazz photogrpaher/author, dies
  • Dec 8 Antonio Carlos Jobim, Brazil composer (Girl From Ipanema), dies at 67
  • Dec 9 Garnet Silk, Jamaican raggae-singer, dies at 28
  • Dec 9 Maureen Cox Starkey, ex-wife of Beatle Ringo Starr, dies of leukemia at 48
  • Dec 10 Garnett Silk, Jamacian reggae musician, dies in a fire at 28
  • Dec 10 George G F van Renesse, concert pianist/music director, dies at 85
  • Dec 10 Robert Blum, Swiss composer, dies at 94
  • Dec 14 Mary Ann McCall, singer, dies at 75
  • Dec 15 Hans de Jong, musician/conductor (Amsterdams Vrouwenkoor), dies at 86
  • Dec 15 Harry Tobias, songwriter, dies at 99
  • Dec 16 Samuel Lipman, music critic, dies at 60
  • Dec 19 Noel Pointer, jazz violinist, dies at 39
  • Dec 23 Charles Shirley, jazz arranger, dies at 74
  • Dec 24 Jimmy Buddy Lee Land Ace, singer, dies at 57
  • Dec 29 Eugene Tanner Jr, singer, dies at 58