Jimmy Greenspoon

American keyboard player and composer

Jimmy Greenspoon (February 7, 1948 – March 11, 2015) was an American keyboard player and composer. He was best known as a member of the band, Three Dog Night.

Jimmy Greenspoon
Jimmy Greenspoon in Concert 2012
Jimmy Greenspoon in Concert 2012
Background information
Birth nameJames Greenspoon
Also known asMaestro
Born(1948-02-07)February 7, 1948
Beverly Hills, California, United States
DiedMarch 11, 2015(2015-03-11) (aged 67)
Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
GenresRock, pop
Occupation(s)Musician
InstrumentsKeyboardist, vocals
Years active1963–2015
LabelsDunhill
Websitewww.threedognight.com

In 2014, Greenspoon was diagnosed with metastatic melanoma, and was forced to stop touring with Three Dog Night.[1] He died from cancer in Montgomery County, Maryland, on March 11, 2015.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Ailling Three Dog Night keyboardist calls for fans' help". Theoaklandpress.com. 2014-10-24. Retrieved 2015-03-11.
  2. Vanmetre, Elizabeth (March 11, 2015). "Jimmy Greenspoon of Three Dog Night has died from cancer at age 67". NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Retrieved 12 March 2015.