Death of Bruce Lundvall

September 13, 1935 - May 19, 2015
New York, New York | Age 79

Long-time Blue Note Records president dies
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By CHARLES J. GANS

Associated Press

Record executive Bruce Lundvall, who revived the iconic Blue Note Records label in the mid-1980s and turned it into a major influence on the contemporary jazz scene during his 25 years as president, has died at age 79.

Lundvall died Tuesday at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey, of complications from a prolonged battle with Parkinson's disease, Blue Note publicist Cem Kurosman said.

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