Famous musicians born in the year 1934

Here are 50 famous musicians from the world were born in 1934:

Brigitte Bardot

Brigitte Bardot (September 28, 1934 Paris-) also known as Bridgitte Bardot, Camille Javal, `BB`, Brigitte Anne-Marie Bardot, BB or Bichette is a French singer, model, actor and activist. She has one child, Nicolas-Jacques Charrier.

Her albums include Initiales B.B., B.B., La Madrague, Brigitte Bardot Show, Best of BB, Brigitte Bardot, Tendres années 60, The Best Of Bardot, Nue au soleil and Brigitte Bardot.

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Steve Lacy

Steve Lacy (July 23, 1934 New York City-June 4, 2004 Boston) otherwise known as Steven Norman Lackritz or Steven Lackritz was an American saxophonist and jazz composer.

His most recognized albums: The Beat Suite, N.Y. Capers & Quirks, Plays Thelonious Monk (Reflections), Sands, The Way, The Forest and the Zoo, Trickles, Soprano Sax, The Flame and The Window. Genres: Jazz, Dixieland and Avant-garde jazz.

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Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen (September 21, 1934 Westmount-) otherwise known as Leonard Norman Cohen or Leonard Norman Cohen, CC GOQ is a Canadian writer, novelist, poet, musician, singer-songwriter, actor and film score composer. He has two children, Lorca Cohen and Adam Cohen.

His albums include Songs of Love and Hate, Live Songs, New Skin for the Old Ceremony, The Best of Leonard Cohen, Death of a Ladies' Man, Recent Songs, Highlights, Various Positions, I'm Your Man and I'm Your Man. Genres: Folk music, Pop music, World music, Folk rock, Rock music, Blues, Spoken word, Synthpop, Pop rock and Soft rock.

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Brian Epstein

Brian Epstein (September 19, 1934 Liverpool-August 27, 1967 London) a.k.a. Brian Samuel Epstein, Epstein, Brian or Eppie was an English talent manager, businessperson, actor and impresario.

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Jackie Wilson

Jackie Wilson (June 9, 1934 Detroit-January 21, 1984 Mount Holly) a.k.a. Jackie Wilsn, Wilson, Jackie, Jack Leroy Wilson Jr. or Jacky Wilson was an American singer, musician and singer-songwriter.

His most important albums: Higher and Higher, Mr. Excitement, Reet Petite, 20 Greatest Hits, Greatest Hits, Reet Petite, The Very Best of Jackie Wilson, The Titan of Soul, Christmas Eve With Jackie Wilson and I Get the Sweetest Feeling. Genres he performed include Rhythm and blues, Pop music, Soul music and Rock and roll.

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Harrison Birtwistle

Harrison Birtwistle (July 15, 1934 Accrington-) a.k.a. Sir Harrison Paul Birtwistle, Birtwistle, Sir Harrison Paul or Sir Harrison Birtwistle is a British composer. His child is called Adam Birtwistle.

His albums: Harrison Birtwistle: The Woman And The Hare, The Triumph of Time / Gawain's Journey (The Philharmonia Orchestra feat. conductor: Elgar Howarth), Punch and Judy (Soloists of the London Sinfonietta feat. conductor: David Atherton), Secret Theatre / Tragoedia / Five Distances / Three Settings of Celan (Pierre Boulez, Ensemble Intercontemporain), The Fields of Sorrow / Verses for Ensembles / Nenia: The Death of Orpheus, Music for Winds and Percussion, Carmen Arcadiae Mechanicae Perpetuum / Silbury Air / Secret Theatre (London Sinfonietta), Refrains and Choruses (Galliard Ensemble), Pulse Shadows and Theseus Games / Earth Dances. Genres he performed include Ballet, 20th-century classical music, Opera and Incidental music.

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Del Shannon

Del Shannon (December 30, 1934 Grand Rapids-February 8, 1990 Santa Clarita) also known as Charles Weedon Westover or Charlie Johnson was an American singer, singer-songwriter and guitarist.

His discography includes: Runaway With Del Shannon, Hats Off to Del Shannon, Little Town Flirt, Handy Man, One Thousand Six-Hundred Sixty-One Seconds of Del Shannon, This Is My Bag, The Further Adventures of Charles Westover, Drop Down and Get Me, Rock On! and 1961-1990: A Complete Career Anthology. His related genres: Hard rock, Rock music, Country rock and Country.

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Pat Boone

Pat Boone (June 1, 1934 Jacksonville-) also known as Charles Eugene Patrick Boone, Boone, Pat, Charles Eugene Boone or Charles Eugene "Pat" Boone is an American singer, musician, songwriter, actor, spokesperson, writer, film producer, singer-songwriter and presenter. His children are called Linda Boone, Laurey Boone, Debby Boone and Cherry Boone.

His albums: In a Metal Mood: No More Mr. Nice Guy, The Best Of Pat Boone, 12 Tender Love Songs, 16 Golden Classics, 16 Original World Hits, Hymns We Love, Love Letters in the Sand, More Greatest Hits, Pat Boone's Greatest Hits and Pat Boone. Genres he performed: Rhythm and blues, Blues, Ballad, Pop music, Christian music, Country, Rock and roll and Gospel music.

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Orrin Hatch

Orrin Hatch (March 22, 1934 Pittsburgh-) also known as Orrin Grant Hatch, Orrin G. Hatch, Orrin G Hatch, Senator Orrin Hatch, Sen. Hatch or Senator Hatch is an American lawyer, writer and politician. He has six children, Scott Hatch, Brent Hatch, Kimberly Hatch, Alysa Hatch, Marcia Hatch and Jesse Hatch.

His albums: My God Is Love. His related genres: Christian music.

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Frankie Valli

Frankie Valli (May 3, 1934 Newark-) a.k.a. Francis Castelluccio, Francis Stephen Castelluccio, Frankie Valley, Frankie Vally or Francesco Stephen Castelluccio is an American singer and actor. He has six children, Francesco Valli, Emilio Valli, Brando Valli, Antonia Valli, Francine Valli and Celia Valli.

His most important albums: The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine (Anymore), Closeup, Can't Take My Eyes Off You, Gold Greatest Hits, Swearin' to God, My Eyes Adored You, Boomerang / Look at the World It's Changing, Can't Take My Eyes Off You, Fallen Angel and Greatest Hits, Volume 1. Genres related to him: Pop music, Rock music, Doo-wop, Disco, Rhythm and blues, Pop rock, Blue-eyed soul, Traditional pop music and Rock and roll.

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Cedar Walton

Cedar Walton (January 17, 1934 Dallas-August 19, 2013 Brooklyn) also known as Walton, Cedar was an American jazz pianist.

His discography includes: The Promise Land, Underground Memoirs, Bambino, Composer, Latin Tinge, Manhattan Afternoon, Naima, The Trio, Volume 2, Manhattan After Hours and Spectrum. Genres he performed: Hard bop, Jazz-funk and Jazz.

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James Tenney

James Tenney (August 10, 1934 Silver City-August 24, 2006 Valencia) a.k.a. Tenney, James, James Carl Tenney or Tenney was an American composer, music theorist, film score composer, actor and teacher.

His discography includes: Forms 1-4 (disc 1), Postal Pieces, Selected Works 1961-1969 and Melody, Ergodicity and Indeterminancy.

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Marilyn Horne

Marilyn Horne (January 16, 1934 Bradford-) otherwise known as Jackie or Marilynn Horne is an American singer, actor and voice actor. She has one child, Angela Lewis.

Her albums include All Through the Night, Recital, , Lucrezia Borgia (National Philharmonic Orchestra & London Opera Chorus feat. conductor: Richard Bonynge), Il trittico: Il tabarro / Suor Angelica / Gianni Schicchi, Chabrier: España / Falla: El Sombrero de tres picos, La vida breve, El Amor Brujo (New York Philharmonic feat. conductor: Leonard Bernstein), The Age of Bel Canto: Operatic Scenes, Carmen, Fanfare For the Common Man / Appalachian Spring / El salón México / Dance Symphony / Rodeo Dances / Lincoln Portrait / Old American Songs / Music for Movies and .

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Peter Maxwell Davies

Peter Maxwell Davies (September 8, 1934 Manchester-) also known as Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, Davies, Maxwell, Maxwell Davies, Sir Peter, Sir Peter Maxwell Davies/BBC Philharmonic or Maxwell Davies, Peter, Sir is an English composer and conductor.

His albums include Eight Songs for a Mad King, Naxos Quartets Nos. 1 and 2 (Maggini Quartet), Symphony No. 1 (BBC Symphony Orchestra, feat. conductor: Sir Peter Maxwell Davies), Hymn to St. Magnus / Psalm 124 / Renaissance Scottish Dances, The Devils / The Boyfriend / Seven in Nomine, Taverner (BBC Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: Oliver Knussen), Renaissance & Baroque Realisations, Mavis in Las Vegas, Violin Concertos and . Genres: Ballet, Opera and Ballet.

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Alfred Schnittke

Alfred Schnittke (November 24, 1934 Engels, Saratov Oblast-August 3, 1998 Hamburg) also known as Альфред Гарриевич Шнитке, Альфред Гаррьевич Шнитке, A. Schnittke, Schnittke, Alfred Shnitke, Schnittke, Alfred Garyevich, A. Shnitke, Alfred Garriyevich Schnittke, Альфре́д Га́рриевич Шни́тке, Al'fred Garrievič Šnitke, Альфред Шнитке or Шнитке, Альфред Гарриевич was a Soviet composer, film score composer, pianist and teacher. He had one child, Andrei Schnittke.

His albums include Ritual, (K)ein Sommernachtstraum, Passacaglia, Seid nüchtern und wachet, Faust cantata (Malmö Symphony Orchestra), Concerto Grosso no. 1 / Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, Concerto for Choir / Two Small Pieces for Organ, Choir Concerto, Symphony no. 1, Symphony no. 1, Viola Concerto / Trio Sonata, Symphony No. 2 "St. Florian" (USSR Ministry of Culture Chamber Choir, Leningrad Philharmonic Symphonic Orchestra feat. conductor: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky), Cello Concerto / Stille musik / Cello Sonata and Concerto Grosso No. 1 / Quasi una sonata / Moz-Art à la Haydn / A Paganini (Gidon Kremer). Genres: Aleatoric music, 20th-century classical music, Opera, Ballet, Chamber music, Christian music and Film score.

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Aliki Vougiouklaki

Aliki Vougiouklaki (July 20, 1934 Marousi-July 23, 1996 Athens) also known as Aliki Vuyuklaki, Aliki-Stamatina Vougiouklaki or Aliki Stamatina Vougiouklaki was a Greek actor and singer. She had one child, Giannis Papamichael.

Her albums: Cabaret, , , , , , , , and .

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Bill Chase

Bill Chase (October 20, 1934 Boston-August 9, 1974 Jackson) a.k.a. Chase, Bill or William Edward Chiaiese was an American trumpeter.

His albums: Ennea and Chase. Genres he performed: Jazz, Jazz fusion and Big Band.

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Art Porter, Sr.

Art Porter, Sr. (February 8, 1934 Little Rock-March 1, 1993) was an American , .

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Fairuz (November 20, 1934 Beirut-) a.k.a. Fairouz, Nouhad Wadi Haddad, Fayrouz or Nouhad Haddad is a Lebanese singer, actor and film score composer. She has four children, Ziad Rahbani, Hali Rahbani, Layal Rahbani and Rima Rahbani.

Her discography includes: Immortal Songs, Al Mahatta, Ana w Sehrani, Bint Al Harress, Kifak Inta, The Lady & The Legend, Mechwar, The Legendary Fairuz, Chillout Classics - by Ziad Rahbani and Andaloussiyat. Genres she performed: Arabic music and Lebanese Music.

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Abdullah Ibrahim

Abdullah Ibrahim (October 9, 1934 Cape Town-) otherwise known as Abdullah Abrahim, Abdullah Ibrahim (Dollar Brand), Dollar Brand, Abdullah Ebrahim, Adolph Johannes Brand or Abdullah Ibrahim Trio is a South African pianist, composer, bandleader, jazz pianist and film score composer. He has two children, Jean Grae and Tsakwe Brand.

His albums: Good News From Africa, Knysna Blue, Africa - Tears and Laughter, African Horns, African Magic, African Suite - For Trio And String Orchestra, African Sun, Best of Abdullah Ibrahim, Cape Town Flowers and Cape Town Songs: The Very Best of Abdullah Ibrahim. His related genres: Folk music, Bebop, Post-bop and Modern Creative.

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John Wimber

John Wimber (February 25, 1934 Peoria-November 17, 1997 Orange County) was an American writer.

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Dave Grusin

Dave Grusin (June 26, 1934 Littleton-) also known as David Grusin, Robert David "Dave" Grusin or Robert David Grusin is an American composer, music arranger, musician, pianist, film score composer and actor. His children are Stuart Grusin, Scott Grusin and Michael Grusin.

His albums include Mountain Dance, Cinemagic (London Symphony Orchestra feat. conductors: Dave Grusin & Harry Rabinowitz), Homage to Duke, Two for the Road: The Music of Henry Mancini, Dave Grusin Presents West Side Story, Discovered Again!, Golden Fund, Hope Floats, Random Hearts and Three Days of the Condor.

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Millicent Martin

Millicent Martin (June 8, 1934 Romford-) also known as Millicent Mary Lillian Martin is an English singer, actor and comedian.

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Jimmy Garrison

Jimmy Garrison (March 3, 1934 Miami-April 7, 1976 New York City) a.k.a. Garrison, Jimmy was an American bassist.

His discography includes: More Live at the Showboat 1963 and Illumination!. Genres he performed include Jazz.

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Yuri Vizbor

Yuri Vizbor (June 20, 1934 Moscow-September 17, 1984) also known as Юрий Визбор or Vizbor, Yuri was a Soviet , .

His discography includes: Волейбол на Сретенке, , Весь Юрий Визбор, , , , , and .

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Stanley Turrentine

Stanley Turrentine (April 5, 1934 Pittsburgh-September 12, 2000 New York City) a.k.a. Stanly Turrentine, Turrentine, Stanley or Stanley Turentine was an American musician, composer and bandleader.

His albums: If I Could, Ballads, Betcha, Don't Mess With Mister T, Let It Go, The Best of Stanley Turrentine, Up at Minton's, Volume 1, Up at Minton's, Volume 2, Midnite Jazz & Blues: Let It Be and The Story of Jazz: Stan Kenton. Genres he performed include Bebop, Hard bop, Soul jazz and Jazz blues.

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Ersel Hickey

Ersel Hickey (June 27, 1934 Brighton-July 12, 2004 Manhattan) also known as Ersel O'Hickey or Hickey, Ersel was an American songwriter and singer.

His albums include Hangin' Around / Bluebirds Over the Mountain. Genres: Rockabilly.

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Dimitris Papamichael

Dimitris Papamichael (August 29, 1934 Piraeus-August 8, 2004 Athens) a.k.a. Dimitri Papamichael or Dimitris Papamichail was a Greek actor. His child is called Giannis Papamichael.

His discography includes: and .

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Dennis Crosby

Dennis Crosby (July 13, 1934 Los Angeles-May 4, 1991 Novato) a.k.a. Dennis Michael Crosby, The Crosby Brothers or Dennis Michael Crosby Sr. was an American singer and actor. He had seven children, Denise Crosby, Gregory Crosby, Dennis Crosby Jr., Patrick Anthony Crosby, Erin Colleen Crosby, Kelly Lee Crosby and Catherine Denise Crosby.

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Eddie Harris

Eddie Harris (October 20, 1934 Chicago-November 5, 1996 Los Angeles) also known as Edward Harris or Eddie Harri was an American musician.

His albums: The In Sound, The Electrifying Eddie Harris, Artist's Choice: The Eddie Harris Anthology, Cool Sax, Warm Heart / From Hollywood to Broadway, E.H. in the U.K. / Is It In, Excursions, Exodus to Jazz, How Can You Live Like That?, I Need Some Money and Is It In. Genres: Hard bop, Jazz fusion, Soul jazz, Jazz-funk and Jazz.

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Mikel Laboa

Mikel Laboa (June 15, 1934 Pasaia-December 1, 2008 Donostia / San Sebastián) otherwise known as Mikel Laboa Mancisidor or Laboa, Mikel was a Spanish singer and songwriter.

Discography: Bat-Hiru, 14 (Hamalau), Lau Bost, Xoriek - 17, Bertold Brecht, Zuzenean II - Gernika, Ursuako Kantak, Lau herri kanta, Lekeitioak and Euskal Kanta Berria. Genres he performed: Folk music.

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Mario Davidovsky

Mario Davidovsky (March 4, 1934 Médanos, Buenos Aires-) also known as Davidovsky, Mario is an American composer and professor.

His most well known albums: Flashbacks (New York Music Ensemble & Speculum Musicae) and Salvos: Chamber Music of Mario Davidovsky (Empyrean Ensemble).

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Art Davis

Art Davis (December 5, 1934 Harrisburg-July 29, 2007 Long Beach) also known as Davis, Art was an American bassist, composer and musician.

Genres: Jazz.

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Raina Kabaivanska

Raina Kabaivanska (December 15, 1934 Burgas-) also known as Raina Yakimova is a Bulgarian singer and actor.

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Irena Santor

Irena Santor (December 9, 1934 Papowo Biskupie-) also known as Santor, Irena is a Polish singer.

Her albums include Duety, Moje Piosenki 4, Z tobą na zawsze and .

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Tammy Grimes

Tammy Grimes (January 30, 1934 Lynn-) also known as Tammy Grimes Slate or Tammy Lee Grimes is an American singer, actor, presenter and voice actor. She has one child, Amanda Plummer.

Discography: The Unmistakable Tammy Grimes.

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Frans Brüggen

Frans Brüggen (October 30, 1934 Amsterdam-August 13, 2014 Amsterdam) a.k.a. Frans Bruggen or Brüggen, Frans was a Dutch conductor and flutist. He had two children, Zephyr Brüggen and Eos Brüggen.

His albums include Georg Philipp Telemann: Recorder Sonatas And Fantasias, The Art of the Recorder, , , , , Mozart: Symphony No. 40 / Beethoven: Symphony No. 1, Symphony No. 40, Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter", and Symphonies nos. 29, 33 & 31.

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Claudio Scimone

Claudio Scimone (December 21, 1934 Padua-) otherwise known as Scimone, Claudio is an Italian conductor and composer.

His most well known albums: Concerti per Viola D'Amore, Ermione, Antonio Salieri: Piano Concerto in B-flat, Concerto for Flute & Oboe / Francesco Salieri: Sinfonia "La tempesta di mare", 12 Concertos, op. 10, , Concierto de Aranjuez / Fantasía para un gentilhombre, 3 Violin Concertos - 5 Violin Sonatas - Cello Concerto, Flute Concertos, The Flute Concertos and 6 Concertos.

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Arthur Labatt

Arthur Labatt (May 11, 1934 Ontario-) is a Canadian , .

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Freddie King

Freddie King (September 3, 1934 Gilmer-December 28, 1976 Dallas) also known as Freddy King or King, Freddie was an American singer, guitarist, musician and singer-songwriter.

His discography includes: I Love the Woman / Hide Away, Getting Ready..., All His Hits, Greatest Hits, Hide Away: The Best of Freddie King, Just Pickin': Let's Hide Away and Dance Away With Freddie King / Freddie King Gives You a Bonanza of Instrumentals, Palace of the King, Texas Flyer, Live at the Electric Ballroom, 1974 and Texas Sensation. Genres: Blues, Funk, Rock music, Blues rock and Electric blues.

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Nimal Mendis

Nimal Mendis (March 29, 1934-) is a British singer, singer-songwriter and musician.

Genres related to him: Piano rock, Rock music and Pop music.

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Martin Charnin

Martin Charnin (November 24, 1934 New York City-) a.k.a. Marty Charnin is an American lyricist, theatre director, composer, writer and screenwriter.

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Shadia (February 8, 1934 Cairo-) a.k.a. Fatima Ahmad Kamal or Fatima Ahmed Kamal Shaker is an Egyptian singer and actor.

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Sam Gooden

Sam Gooden (September 2, 1934 Chattanooga-) a.k.a. Gooden, Sam is an American musician and singer.

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John D. Loudermilk

John D. Loudermilk (March 31, 1934 Durham-) a.k.a. John D. Laudermilk, Ebe Sneezer, Johnny Dee or Dee, Johnny is an American songwriter and singer.

His albums include Blue Train, The Open Mind of John D Loudermilk, Tobacco Road / Midnight Bus, Suburban Attitudes In Country Verse, Love Compilation and The Best of John D. Loudermilk. Genres: Country and Pop music.

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Merle Kilgore

Merle Kilgore (August 9, 1934 Chickasha-February 6, 2005 Mexico) a.k.a. Kilgore, Merle was an American songwriter, singer, singer-songwriter and actor.

Genres he performed: Country.

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George Shirley

George Shirley (April 18, 1934 Indianapolis-) is an American singer.

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Dan Ingram

Dan Ingram (September 7, 1934 New York-) is an American , . His child is DJ Empress.

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Ray Walker

Ray Walker (March 16, 1934 Centreville-) also known as Walker, Ray is an American musician and bassist.

His discography includes: Ray Walker's Congregational Classics, No. 7 Congregational and I'd Rather Have Jesus.

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Pierre Perret

Pierre Perret (July 9, 1934 Castelsarrasin-) is a French singer.

Discography: 40 Ans de Chanson (disc 2), Le Meilleur de Pierre Perret, L'Intégrale, volume 7 : Pierrot les femmes, Version Pierrot: Pierre Perret chante 20 fables inspirées de Jean de La Fontaine, Du rire aux larmes, Mélangez-vous, L'Intégrale, volume 1 : Pierrot l'humour, L'Intégrale, volume 5 : Pierrot les enfants, Récital du Casino de Paris 1994 and Tendrement vôtre. Genres related to him: Pop music and Soul music.

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