Dragon with wife Toni Tennille, 1976.
|Birth name||Daryl Frank Dragon|
|Also known as||
|Born||August 27, 1942|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Died||January 2, 2019 (aged 76)|
Prescott, Arizona, U.S.
Daryl Frank Dragon (August 27, 1942 – January 2, 2019) was a American musician and songwriter. He was known as Captain from the pop musical duo Captain & Tennille, with his former wife, Toni Tennille.
Biography[change | change source]
In 1981, Dragon contributed to Carpenters' Made In America album, programming synthesizers on "(Want You) Back In My Life Again". In 1996, Dragon played keyboard on a number of tracks on the self-titled album by pop punk band Size 14.
References[change | change source]
- Profile, Music-enthusiast.com; accessed August 24, 2016.
- "Made In America The Carpenters Complete Recording Resource". amcorner.com. Retrieved May 19, 2016.
Synthesizer Programming: Daryl Dragon, Ian Underwood
- "TONI'S TAKE". Captainandtennille.net. Retrieved 2012-02-08.
- Daryl Dragon of Captain and Tennille Dies at 76 NBC Miami, January 2, 2019