Deceased members

March 2022

Volume 122, No. 3March, 2022

Each month, we honor our members who have recently passed. Previous issues of Allegro can be found at

To report the death of a member, send an e-mail to


J. David Abt, trombone
William (Woody) Brathwaite, bass
Khan Jamal, vibraphone
Stephen Lawrence, piano
Roger Middleton, trumpet
George Mraz, bass
Marvin Topolsky, bass

If you have personal memories of any of these musicians that you’d like to share, please send an e-mail to