July 1948 in Music History

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Events in Music

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10th - "Ballet Ballads" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 62 performances

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1 - 20 of 20

2nd - Gene McFadden, American songwriter (d. 2006)
3rd - Peter Ruzicka, composer
4th - Jeremy Spencer, rock guitarist (Fleetwood Mac-Oh Well)
7th - Larry "Rhino" Reinhardt, rock guitarist (Iron Butterfly) (d. 2012)
8th - Raffi, children's singer (Baby Beluga)
12th - Walter Egan, NYC, rock vocalist (Not Shy, Fundamental Roll)
15th - Alicia Bridges, American singer
16th - Pinchas Zukerman, Tel Aviv Israel, violinist/violist (Leventritt 1967)
16th - Rubén Blades, Panamanian singer and actor
17th - Brian Glascock, rock drummer (Motels-Only the Lonely)
17th - Phillip Harris, rocker
17th - Ron Asheton, Washington DC, guitarist and song writer (Iggy Pop), (d. 2009).
18th - Cesar Zuiderwijk, Dutch rock drummer (Golden Earring, Radar Love)
18th - Phil Harris, rocker (Ace)
19th - Keith Godchaux, rock keyboardist (Grateful Dead)
21st - Cat Stevens [Steven Demetre Georgiou; Yusaf Islam], London, rock vocalist (Peace Train)
25th - Steve Goodman, Chicago, singer/songwriter (Somebody Elses Trouble)
27th - Henny Vrienten, Dutch bassist/singer (Doe Maar)
28th - Gerald Casale, american musician and director (founding member of Devo)
Singer and songwriter Cat StevensSinger and songwriter Cat Stevens (21st)
31st - Leaveil Degree, rocker (Whispers)

Deaths in Music

Deaths 1 - 2 of 2

21st - Donald Nichols Tweedy, composer, dies at 58
27th - Francesco Spetrino, composer, dies at 91

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