1. Latin Jazz Musician Don Tosti Dies

    August 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Don Tosti, a musician and composer who blended elements of jazz, boogie and blues to create the Latin "Pachuco" sound of the 1940s-era Zoot Suit culture died yesterday (Aug. 2) at his Palm Springs, Ca Don Tosti, a musician and composer who blended elements of jazz, boogie and blues…

  2. Big-Band Leader Les Brown Dies

    January 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST Les Brown, whose Band of Renown scored a No. 1 hit with "Sentimental Journey" during America's big-band era, has died of lung cancer. He was 88. Brown died Thursday night at his home surrounded by his Les Brown, whose Band of Renown scored a No. 1 hit with "Sentimental…