HERE’S THE MELODY: HOD O’BRIEN (1936-2016) — JAZZ LIVES

November 23, 2016

Pianist, composer, bandleader Hod O’Brien left the planet on November 20, 2016, at 80, having been dueling with cancer for some time. Illness made him shy, reticent, unwilling to talk about himself — but wanting to shine the spotlight on wife Stephanie Nakasian and daughter Veronica Swift, both singers. Although Hod was heralded as a […]

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