Richie Cole (musician)

Richie Cole (musician)
1948 - 2020

Richie Cole (musician)  American Musician


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Richie Cole (musician) was previously married to Risë Cole.

Richie Cole (musician) was engaged to Brenda Vaccaro (1979 - 1980).

Richie Cole (musician) was in a relationship with Vanna Bonta.


American Musician Richie Cole (musician) was born Richie Cole on 29th February, 1948 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA and passed away on 2nd May 2020 aged 72. He is most remembered for Alto Madness, "Keeper of the bebop flame. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Richie Cole (musician) is a member of the following lists: 1948 births, Musicians from New Jersey and People from Trenton, New Jersey.


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First Name Richie
Last Name Cole
Full Name at Birth Richie Cole
Age 72 (age at death) years
Birthday 29th February, 1948
Birthplace Trenton, New Jersey, USA
Died 2nd May, 2020
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Ewing High School, in Ewing Township, New Jersey
University Berklee School of Music
Occupation Text Composer, Alto saxophonist
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Alto Madness, "Keeper of the bebop flame
Music Genre (Text) Jazz
Year(s) Active 1969–present, 1969–2020
Instrument (text) Saxophone
Record Label Muse, Palo Alto, Heads Up
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Conn & Selmer Inc.
Official Websites,,,,
Friend Eddie Jefferson, Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt
Associated People Eddie Jefferson (recording artist) (vocalist), The Manhattan Transfer (recording artist) (band), Tom Waitts (performance) (singer), Buddy Rich (performance) (band leader)
Favorite Accessories Scarf, Beret

Richie Cole (born February 29, 1948; died May 2, 2020) was an American jazz saxophonist, composer, and arranger.

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Richie Cole (musician)72 PiscesMusician
Brenda Vaccaro81 ScorpioActress
Risë Cole-
Vanna Bonta56 AriesNovelist




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