James Bond trumpeting legend Derek Watkins dies after battle with cancer, aged 68
Sunday 24 March 2013
Derek Watkins, the trumpeter who performed on every James Bond soundtrack, has died, aged 68, after a two-year battle with cancer, it was announced yesterday.
He is survived by his wife, Wendy, and three children.
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