Aronov, Ben

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Aronov, Ben Gender: M
Benjamin James Aronov
born on 16 October 1932 at 03:10 (= 03:10 AM )
Place Gary, Indiana, 41n36, 87w21
Timezone CDT h5w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 22°45' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 12°17 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 06°18'


American jazz pianist who began his career in 1954 playing at The Lighthouse in Los Angeles, as well as with musicians such as Terry Gibbs, June Christy, and Lena Horne. In 1961 he moved again to New York City and enrolled at the Manhattan School of Music, graduating with a bachelor's in music in 1966. Following this, he worked with Al Cohn, Benny Goodman, Jim Hall, Morgana King, Lee Konitz, Peggy Lee, Liza Minnelli, George Mraz, Mark Murphy, the National Jazz Ensemble, Ken Peplowski, Tom Pierson, Zoot Sims, Carol Sloane, and Warren Vache. He was also a pianist in the Broadway production of Cats from 1982 to 2000. After this he moved to France, where he remained until his death on 3 May 2015 in Aix-en-Provence.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate from Indiana archives.


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 82)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Pianist)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Jazz