Coronavirus toll: These we have lostmain
In the spirit of The Song of Names, we shall try to collate a weekly list of the victims in our global community.
So far, we have recorded:
1 Luca Targetti, former artistic director of La Scala
2 Vittorio Gregotti, La Scala architect
3 Jesus Velez, chorus tenor, Madrid
4 Jean Leber, French violinist, Conservatoire director
5 Manu Dibango, world music star
6 Terrence McNally, US playwright and librettist.
7 US jazz pianist Mike Longo
8 Italian film composer Detto Mariano
9 Saxophone star Marcelo Peralta
Rest their souls.
UPDATE: Week 2