Deaths in Music in December 2010

  • Dec 9 James Moody, American jazz musician (b. 1925)
  • Dec 13 Enrique Morente, Spanish flamenco singer (b. 1942)
  • Dec 17 Captain Beefheart, American musician (b. 1941)
  • Dec 19 Trudy Pitts, American jazz organist, pianist, and vocalist (b. 1932)
  • Dec 24 Eino Tamberg, Estonian composer (b. 1930)
  • Dec 26 Teena Marie, American singer and composer (b. 1956)
  • Dec 28 Billy Taylor, American musician (b. 1921)
  • Dec 28 Agathe von Trapp, Austrian-born American singer (oldest von Trapp child), dies at 97
  • Dec 30 Bobby Farrell, Aruban singer (Boney M) (b. 1949)