Canadian musicians who were born in 1928

Here are 12 famous musicians from Canada were born in 1928:

Pauline Julien

Pauline Julien (May 23, 1928 Trois-Rivières-October 1, 1998 Montreal) a.k.a. Julien, Pauline was a Canadian singer and actor. She had two children, Nicolas Galipeau and Pascale Galipeau.

Her albums: Rétrospective, Québec love, Femmes de paroles, Les Refrains d'abord, and .

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Galt MacDermot

Galt MacDermot (December 18, 1928 Montreal-) also known as Galt MacDermot, Gerome Ragni and James Rado, Hair: The Musical, Original Hair Cast, Hair Original Broadway Cast, Hair, Galt McDermot, Ragni, Rado & MacDermot, Galt MacDermott or Arthur Terence Galt MacDermot is a Canadian composer, pianist, writer and film score composer. His child is called Vincent Macdermot.

His albums: Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical, Hair (1979 film cast), Hair: The Musical, Hair, Hair: The American Tribal Love Rock Musical, Hair, Up From the Basement: Unreleased Tracks, Volumes 1 & 2, Woman Is Sweeter / Shapes of Rhythm, Shapes of Rhythm and The Human Comedy (1984 original Broadway cast).

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Peter Appleyard

Peter Appleyard (August 26, 1928 Cleethorpes-July 17, 2013 Guelph/Eramosa) was a Canadian , .

His albums include Peter Appleyard Presents and Per-cus-sive Jazz. Genres he performed include Jazz.

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Monique Leyrac

Monique Leyrac (February 26, 1928 Québec-) also known as Leyrac, Monique or Monique Tremblay is a Canadian singer and actor.

Her albums include Collection Émergence, Les Refrains d'abord, Leyrac chante Nelligan, Leyrac chante Leclerc and La Diva des années 60.

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Norman Brooks

Norman Brooks (August 19, 1928 Montreal-September 14, 2006 Montreal) was a Canadian singer.

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Gilles Vigneault

Gilles Vigneault (October 27, 1928 Natashquan, Quebec-) a.k.a. Gilles Vignault or Vigneault, Gilles is a Canadian film score composer, actor and publisher. He has seven children, Guillaume Vigneault, Michel Vigneault, Louis Vigneault, François Vigneault, Pascale Vigneault, Jessica Vigneault and Benjamin Vigneault.

His most important albums: Au doux milieu de vous, Chemin faisant - Cent et une chansons, La Collection Emergence, Mets donc tes plus belles chansons ensemble, 40 ans de chansons, Théâtre petit Champlain Québec (disc 1), À Bobino, 1 fois 5, A l'olympia de Paris (disc 1) and .

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Moe Koffman

Moe Koffman (December 28, 1928 Toronto-March 28, 2001 Orangeville) also known as Koffman, Moe, Morris Koffman, Moe, Morris Koffman, OC, Morris "Moe" Koffman or Morris "Moe" Koffman, OC was a Canadian musician, composer, flutist, music arranger, music director, bandleader and multi-instrumentalist. He had three children, Herbie Koffman, Larry Koffman and Elie Koffman.

Discography: Music for the Night, The Best of Moe Koffman: Volume 1 & 2, Moe Koffman Project, Tales of Koffman, Moe's Curried Soul, Museum Pieces and Jungle Man. Genres related to him: Bebop and Jazz.

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Bengt Hambraeus

Bengt Hambraeus (January 29, 1928 Stockholm-September 21, 2000) also known as Hambraeus, Bengt was a Canadian , .

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Tony Romandini

Tony Romandini (July 27, 1928 Montreal-) is a Canadian composer and guitarist.

Genres he performed include Jazz.

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Renée Morisset

Renée Morisset (June 13, 1928 Quebec City-May 3, 2009 Quebec City) was a Canadian , .

Genres she performed include Classical music.

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Fraser McPherson

Fraser McPherson (April 10, 1928 Saint Boniface, Winnipeg-September 28, 1993 Vancouver) also known as Fraser MacPherson or McPherson, Fraser was a Canadian musician.

His albums: MacPherson, Indian Summer and I Didn't Know About You.

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Maynard Ferguson

Maynard Ferguson (May 4, 1928 Verdun, Quebec-August 23, 2006 Ventura) a.k.a. Ferguson, Maynard or Walter Maynard Ferguson was a Canadian trumpeter and musician.

Related albums: A Message From Birdland, MF Horn 4&5 : Live at Jimmy's, New Vintage, Live at the Great American Music Hall 1973, Part II, Verve Jazz Masters 52, Birdland Dream Band, 2, A Message From Newport, Carnival and Conquistador. Genres related to him: Hard bop, Jazz fusion and Jazz.

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