Didier Lockwood

French jazz violonist and composer

Didier Lockwood (11 February 1956 – 18 February 2018) was a French jazz violinist. He played in the progressive rock/jazz fusion band Magma in the 1970s.[1] He was known for his use of electric amplification and experimentation on different sounds on the electric violin. He was born in Calais, France.

Lockwood in October 2014

Lockwood died on 18 February 2018 in Paris of a heart attack at the age of 62.[2]


  1. L, D. "Lockwood moved to NY" (PDF). Didier Lockwood Biography. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 September 2016. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
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