4/29/1922 - 8/22/2016
Jazz Legacies: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Toots Thielemans
Toots Thielemans, a legendary jazz harmonica player, died Aug. 22, 2016, according to multiple news sources. He was 94.
The Belgian jazz musician died his sleep at a hospital in Brussels, said his manager, Veerle Van de Poel.
Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel tweeted: “We have lost a great musician, a heartwarming personality. All my thoughts are with the family and friends of Toots Thielemans.”
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