Roach, Max

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Portrait of Max Roach (click to view image source)
Max Roach
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Name
Roach, Max Gender: M
Roach, Maxwell Lemuel
born on 10 January 1924 at 16:00 (= 4:00 PM )
Place Elizabeth City NC, USA, 36n18, 76w14
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 19°22' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 14°34 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 05°49'



Biography

American bandleader and composer of music for TV and film, a jazz percussionist and the music director of Reprise Records, 1963. He was a guest conductor at the Hollywood Bowl 1954-60.

Dubbed a “Founder of Modern Jazz” Roach died at age 83 on August 16, 2007 in Manhattan. He had been ill for many years but no specific cause of death was given.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • associate relationship with Baker, Chet (born 23 December 1929)
  • associate relationship with Davis, Miles (born 26 May 1926)
  • associate relationship with Dolphy, Eric (born 28 June 1928)
  • associate relationship with Powell, Bud (born 27 September 1924)

Events

  • Death, Cause unspecified 16 August 2007 (Age 83 in Manhattan)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

B.R. in hand from Steinbrecher

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Conductor
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Jazz percussionist)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection

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