[JPL] Sad News about David 'Fathead' Newman

Steve Schwartz steve_schwartz at wgbh.org
Wed Jan 21 16:06:38 EST 2009


A tragic coincidence to this sad news. 
Fathead's section mate in the Ray Charles band, baritone saxophonist Leroy "Hog" Cooper 
died last week in Orlando, Florida. 
He'd  been there since the mid-1970s, working at Disney World.

http://www.smokintorps.com/leroy_bio.htm


Steve Schwartz
Jazz from Studio Four
Friday, 8p-midnight
WGBH, 89.7fm, Boston
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