H. Carl Haywood

July 2, 1931 - October 12, 2020

Full obituary can be found on


Memorial Service
September 19, 2021
1:30 PM CT

Reception to follow


Christ Church Cathedral

900 Broadway, Nashville, TN

The family requests that only Covid-vaccinated people attend in-person.


For those who cannot join us, you can watch a live stream of the service by clicking on this link:

H. Carl Haywood Memorial Live-Stream

After the service, please enjoy this memorial slide show (under 13 minutes) with accompanying music curated from Carl's own recordings:

Memorial Slide Show

...and here's an extended selection (42 minutes) of his piano pieces (no slides):

Memorial Service Extended Music

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Memorial donations may be made to the Susan Gray School at Vanderbilt University.