Famous Musicians From Connecticut

Connecticut has produced a number of Musicians who have made it big. These include John Mayer, Gary Burghoff, Charles Ives, George Smith, Alfred Newman and others.

John MayerJohn Mayer
16 October 1977, American
Singer
Gary BurghoffGary Burghoff
24 May 1943, American
Actor

Charles IvesCharles Ives
20 October 1874, American
Composer

George SmithGeorge Smith
09 March 1999, British
Pop–rock Singer, Instrumentalist

Alfred NewmanAlfred Newman
17 March 1901, American
American composer

Jeff PorcaroJeff Porcaro
01 April 1954, American
Drummer, Jazz musician
Christy Carlson RomanoChristy Carlson Romano
20 March 1984, American
Actress

Mark McGrathMark McGrath
15 March 1968, American
Musician

Liz PhairLiz Phair
17 April 1967, American
Singer
Bill MoseleyBill Moseley
11 November 1951, American
Actor

Thurston MooreThurston Moore
25 July 1958, American
Musician
Steve PorcaroSteve Porcaro
02 September 1957, American
Keyboardist

Vinnie VincentVinnie Vincent
06 August 1952, American
Guitarist

Joe PorcaroJoe Porcaro
29 April 1930, American
Jazz musician, Percussionist

Mike PorcaroMike Porcaro
29 May 1955, American
Musician

Horace SilverHorace Silver
02 September 1928, American
Pianist
Poo BearPoo Bear
04 September 1978, American
Singer-songwriter

Jerry BockJerry Bock
23 November 1928, American
Composer

David IsayDavid Isay
05 December 1966, American
 

Reginald De KovenReginald De Koven
03 April 1859, American
Music Critic
Richard CarpenterRichard Carpenter
15 October 1946, American
conductor, singer, songwriter, jazz musician,

James PierpontJames Pierpont
25 April 1822, American
composer, lyricist, songwriter