English musicians born in 1939

Here are 22 famous musicians from England were born in 1939:

John Fortune

John Fortune (June 30, 1939 Bristol-December 31, 2013) also known as John Wood, Fortune, John or John C. Wood was an English comedian, actor, screenwriter and satirist.

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Benjamin Zander

Benjamin Zander (March 9, 1939 Gerrards Cross-) also known as Zander, Benjamin is an English conductor and music director.

Related albums: , Symphony No. 5, Symphony No. 9, Benjamin Zander on Performing and Listening to Beethoven: Symphonies No. 5 & No. 7, Symphony no. 2 ‘Resurrection’ and Symphony No. 3. Genres he performed: Classical music.

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Tony Hatch

Tony Hatch (June 30, 1939 England-) also known as Hatch, Tony is an English pianist, record producer, songwriter and film score composer.

His albums include A Latin Happening and The Essential Tony Hatch, Grooves Hits and Themes (disc 1: The Tony Hatch Orchestra & Sound). Genres he performed: Pop music.

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Jet Harris

Jet Harris (July 6, 1939 Kingsbury-March 18, 2011 Winchester) also known as Terence Harris, Harris, Jet or Jet Harris MBE was an English bassist.

Related albums: The Journey, Diamonds and Other Gems and Diamonds.

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Carole Shelley

Carole Shelley (August 16, 1939 London-) a.k.a. Carol Shelly, Carol Shelley or Carole Schelley is an English actor and voice actor.

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Wizz Jones

Wizz Jones (April 25, 1939 Croydon-) a.k.a. Jones, Wizz is an English singer.

His albums include Lazy Farmer, Right Now, Happiness Was Free, Soloflight, The Legendary Me, When I Leave Berlin, Magical Flight, Winter Song, Wizz Jones and Young Fashioned Ways. Genres he performed: Folk music.

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Marty Wilde

Marty Wilde (April 15, 1939 Blackheath, London-) also known as Wilde, Marty or Reginald Leonard Smith Sr. is an English singer, actor and songwriter. He has four children, Ricky Wilde, Kim Wilde, Roxanne Wilder and Marty Wilde Jr..

His most important albums: The Best of Marty Wilde, The Greatest Hits: Born to Rock ’n’ Roll and Diversions. Genres he performed include Pop music, Rock music, Rock and roll and Skiffle.

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Richard Marlow

Richard Marlow (July 26, 1939 United Kingdom-June 16, 2013) also known as Marlow, Richard was an English , .

Discography: Fauré : Requiem - Ave Verum - Tantum Ergo - Pavane - Les Djinns - Cantique de Jean Racine - Madrigal, Sacred Choral Works, Cantiones Sacrae 1612, Complete Choral Works (Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge feat. conductor: Richard Marlow) and Pseaumes de David.

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Ginger Baker

Ginger Baker (August 19, 1939 Lewisham-) a.k.a. Baker, Ginger, Peter Edward Baker, Ginger or Peter Edward "Ginger" Baker is an English musician, songwriter and drummer.

Discography: Do What You Like, Middle Passage, No Material, Horses & Trees, Stratavarious, African Force, Live!, The Early Cream of Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker, Unseen Rain and Why?. Genres he performed include Blues rock, Jazz, Psychedelic rock, Hard rock, Jazz fusion, Afrobeat and Rock music.

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Nicholas Braithwaite

Nicholas Braithwaite (August 26, 1939 London-) is an English conductor.

His albums: British Horn Concertos and Brook Green Suite & other works.

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Jimmy Nicol

Jimmy Nicol (August 3, 1939 Liverpool-) otherwise known as Nicol, Jimmy, Jimmy Nichol or Nichol, Jimmy is an English drummer.

Genres he performed include Pop music and Rock music.

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Derek Wadsworth

Derek Wadsworth (February 5, 1939 Cleckheaton-December 3, 2008 Oxfordshire) a.k.a. Wadsworth, Derek was an English jazz musician, trombonist, music arranger and composer.

His albums: Space: 1999 Year Two. Genres he performed include Jazz.

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Vince Taylor

Vince Taylor (July 14, 1939 Isleworth-August 28, 1991 Lutry) otherwise known as Brian Maurice Holden was an English singer and songwriter. He had one child, Ty Holden.

His most recognized albums: Live at the Olympia, It's Been a Lonely Night, Vince Taylor 1963-1974, , Luv and I'll Be Your Hero. Genres: Rock music, Protopunk, Rockabilly and Rock and roll.

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Lee Graham

Lee Graham (July 2, 1939 Eastbourne-) also known as Leapy Lee or Leapy Lea is an English singer.

His albums: Little Arrows. His related genres: Pop music and Country.

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John McCabe

John McCabe (April 21, 1939 Huyton-February 13, 2015) was an English composer and pianist.

His albums: A Portrait of Charles Ives. Genres: 20th-century classical music, Opera, Ballet and Chamber music.

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David Winters

David Winters (April 5, 1939 London-) also known as David Weizer or Maria Dante is an English screenwriter, film director, actor, dancer, film producer, choreographer and television producer.

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Steuart Bedford

Steuart Bedford (July 31, 1939 United Kingdom-) is an English conductor.

Discography: A Gershwin Weekend, The English Song Series, Volume 13: Folk Song Arrangements, Volume 2, The English Song Series, Volume 6: Vedic Hymns / Four Songs for Voice and Violin / Humbert Wolfe Songs, The English Song Series, Volume 7: Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo / The Holy Sonnets of John Donne / Winter Words and The English Song Series, Volume 8: The Daisy Chain / Bird Songs / Four Cautionary Tales and a Moral.

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Crispian St. Peters

Crispian St. Peters (April 5, 1939 Swanley-June 8, 2010 Swanley) also known as Crispian St. Peter, Crispian St Peters, Crispiam St. Peters, Robin Peter Smith, Chrispian St. Peters, St. Peters, Chrispian, Crispin St. Peters or Christian St. Peters was an English singer.

His albums include The Pied Piper, Follow Me and The Anthology. Genres: Pop music.

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Jonathan Harvey

Jonathan Harvey (May 3, 1939 The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield-December 4, 2012 Lewes) was an English composer.

His most well known albums: , Jonathan Harvey: Body Mandala, Complete String Quartets & Trio, Wheel Of Emptiness and .

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Dave Quincy

Dave Quincy (September 13, 1939-) also known as Dave Quincey is an English film score composer.

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Mike Cotton

Mike Cotton (August 12, 1939 Tottenham-) is an English trumpeter, singer, bandleader and musician.

Genres he performed: Jazz.

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Chris Pyne

Chris Pyne (February 14, 1939 Bridlington-April 12, 1995) was an English trombonist.

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