Canadian musicians who were born in 1925

Here are 5 famous musicians from Canada were born in 1925:

Oscar Peterson

Oscar Peterson (August 15, 1925 Montreal-December 23, 2007 Mississauga) also known as Oscar Emmanuel Peterson, Oscar Petersen, Maharajah of the Keyboard, The Brown Bomber of Boogie-Woogie or Oscar Emmanuel Peterson, CC, CQ, OOnt was a Canadian composer, jazz pianist, singer, actor and film score composer. He had seven children, Lyn Peterson, Celine Peterson, Sharon Peterson, Gay Peterson, Joel Peterson, Oscar Peterson, Jr. and Norman Peterson.

His most well known albums: Soul EspaƱol, Montreux '77: Oscar Peterson and the Bassists, The Will to Swing, Verve Jazz Masters 16: Oscar Peterson, Verve Jazz Masters 37: Oscar Peterson Plays Broadway, The Song Is You: Best of the Verve Songbooks, Plays Count Basie, How High the Moon, The Chronological Classics: Oscar Peterson 1945-1947 and Genesis. Genres he performed: Jazz, Bebop, Third stream, Hard bop and Blues.

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Harry Somers

Harry Somers (September 11, 1925 Toronto-March 9, 1999 Toronto) a.k.a. Somers, Harry, Harry Stewart Somers or Harry Stewart Somers, CC was a Canadian composer.

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Claude Ryan

Claude Ryan (January 26, 1925 Montreal-February 9, 2004 Montreal) was a Canadian journalist.

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Louis Quilico

Louis Quilico (January 14, 1925 Montreal-June 15, 2000 Toronto) a.k.a. Louis Quilico, CC or Mr Rigoletto was a Canadian opera singer and music teacher. He had one child, Gino Quilico.

His discography includes: Great Verdi Arias and .

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Emmanuel Ghent

Emmanuel Ghent (May 15, 1925 Montreal-March 31, 2003 New York City) was a Canadian teacher, psychiatrist, composer and researcher. His child is Theresa Ghent Locklear.

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