Deceased members

November 2023

Volume 123, No. 10November, 2023

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


Carla Bley, piano
Ralph Casale, guitar
Richard Davis, bass
Grant Jordan, trombone
Meco Monardo, trombone
Frank Owens, piano
Jeff Philips, bass (died Feb. 25, 2020)

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