Bob Belden

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James Robert "Bob" Belden (October 31, 1956 – May 20, 2015) was an American saxophonist, arranger, composer, bandleader and producer.[1] He may be best known for his Grammy Award winning jazz orchestral recording, "The Black Dahlia".[2] Belden was born in Evanston, Illinois.

Belden died of a heart attack on May 20, 2015, at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan, aged 58.[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Bob Belden at All About Jazz
  2. Bob Belden profile, BlueNote.com; accessed May 20, 2015.
  3. Stutz, Colin (May 20, 2015). "Bob Belden, Jazz Saxophonist & Renaissance Man, Dead at 58". Billboard. Retrieved May 21, 2015.
  4. Gans, Charles J. (May 20, 2015). "Noted jazz saxophonist Bob Belden dies in NYC at age 58". Sun Herald. Associated Press. Retrieved May 21, 2015.