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James “Jimmy” Copley, sometimes credited as Jim Copley was born in 1953 and died on May 13, 2017. He was an English rock drummer. He was popularly a session musician Copley has worked with Jeff Beck, Graham Parker, Upp, Paul Young, Roger Glover, Magnum, Ian Gillan and Glenn Hughes of Deep Purple, Go West, Killing ..

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Norma Procter was born on February 15, 1928, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire and died on May 2, 2017, Grimsby. She was an English contralto. Procter studied with Roy Henderson. Procter was best known for her oratorio and recital work but also performed in opera, with her debut at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in 1961 as ..

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Clive Colin Brooks was born on December 28, 1949, in Bow, East London and died on May 5, 2017. He was a drummer. Brooks was best known for his work in the English progressive rock band Egg. After seeing a Melody Maker ad in early 1968, Clive joined Uriel, a blues-rock group formed by City ..

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David Pell was born on February 26, 1925, in New York City and died on May 8, 2017. He was an American jazz saxophonist and bandleader. David Pell was best known for leading a cool jazz octet in the 1950s. Pell was married to Babette when he was living in North Hollywood and had two ..

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Ustad Rais Khan was born on November 25, 1939, and died on May 6, 2017. He was a Pakistani sitarist from Karachi, Pakistan. Khan was regarded as ‘one of the greatest sitar players of all times’. Khan continued to perform until the end of his life. During 2017, he was awarded Pakistan’s third highest civilian ..

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