- June 27, 1942 - February 13, 2011
- Baltimore, Maryland
of Walter's Passing
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“Walter and I were in the U .S. Navy together. He was a great guitarist and friend. We met in 1961 at the U. S. Naval School of Music. He was a a...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Larry Hanna - Washington, D.C., DC
“Walt, Ernie Swanson, Gary Hendrickson and me, Donald Sykes played music together in the early 50's. We all knew that Walt had a great future in Music...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Donald Sykes - Glen Burnie, MD
“Walt, my man - I didn't know that you left us. I hope that all your troubles are no more and you have found peace. I have incredible memories of...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Mike Keegin - Memphis, TN
“Walt was the one who helped me understand jazz. Not only was he an excellent teacher and a fabulous guitar player,but a wonderful person as well.....Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Joe Kogok
“Walt Played Guitar / Arranged /recorded with so many great Artists. Also his Student list has an impressive number of great guitarists both Local to...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: John Bowman AKA Johnny B Good - MD
“Walter and I graduated fro Glen Burnie High School in June 1960.
We were both in the "Swingsters" dance band in high school. Walt used to let me...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Tony Miller - Glen Burnie, MD
“I was fortunate enough to study with Walt as an aspiring jazz guitarist in the late 70s and early 80s. I learned sooooo much from that man, Walt was...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Tom Connell - Baltimore, MD
“Walt was the most passionate guitarist I have ever heard. I had the privilege to hear him play several times. When he played, his relationship with...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Terry Sann - Catonsville, MD
Walter was born on June 27, 1942 and passed away on Sunday, February 13, 2011.
Walter was a resident of Baltimore, Maryland.
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