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(235) Jon Hendricks 死去96歳

Jon Hendricks, 96, Who Brought a New Dimension
to Jazz Singing, Dies

By PETER KEEPNEWS
NOVEMBER 22, 2017

Jon Hendricks, a jazz singer and songwriter who became famous in the 1950s with the vocal trio Lambert, Hendricks & Ross by putting lyrics to well-known jazz instrumentals and turning them into vocal tours de force, died on Wednesday in Manhattan. He was 96.

His death, in a hospital, was confirmed by his daughter Aria Hendricks.

 

ついに、ジョン・ヘンドリックスが亡くなりました。2015年11月には愛妻Judithが亡くなって以来、Jonは介護老人となり娘のAriaが同居して世話をしていました。

 ⇒ JonとJudithのページ  Lambert, Hendricks & Ross

(2017/11/23)


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