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Billy Bang Funeral To Be Held In New York

A funeral for jazz violinist Billy Bang, who died last week, is being held on 20 April in New York. The service will take place at 10am at Mount Olive Baptist Church, followed by a burial at Woodlawn Cemetery at 1pm. A memorial fund has been set up to help with funeral costs by Arts for Art, donations can be made via the AFA site. For the obituary of Bang, head here.