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Bobby Forrester: 1947-2002
Bobby Forrester

Born: November 27, 1947 in New York City, New York
Died: November 23, 2002 in New York City, New York

Keyboards and MD for Ruth Brown for quarter century

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Bobby Forrester was the keyboardist and musical director for legendary singer Ruth Brown for over 26 years. He played with a variety of well known artists, including Irene Reid, Gloria Lynne, Stanley Turrentine, Ray Alexander, Frank Wess, and Lena Horne, and was equally at home playing blues and jazz.

JJA members are invited to submit a full obituary or appreciation.

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