Today's Deaths in Music

Deaths in Music for Friday 24th October 2014

Deaths 1 - 22 of 22

1521 - Robert Fayrfax, composer, dies at 57
1785 - Jean-Jacques Robson, composer, dies at 64
1789 - Joaquin de Oxinaga, composer, dies at 69
1799 - Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Austrian composer, dies at 59
1901 - Paul Henrion, composer, dies at 82
1902 - Vladislav Ivanovich Zaremba, composer, dies at 69
1918 - Alexander Charles Lecocq, composer, dies at 86
1940 - Victor Hollaender, composer, dies at 74
1948 - Franz Lehar, Austrian/Hungarian composer (Wiener Frauen), dies at 78
1949 - Joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer, dies at 70
1952 - Frederick Jacobi, composer, dies at 61
1953 - Ernest Irving, composer, dies at 74
1958 - Martin Fallas Shaw, composer, dies at 83
1969 - Otto Jochum, composer, dies at 71
1971 - Carl Ruggles, US composer (Evocations), dies at 95
1971 - Fernand Quinet, Belgian composer/conductor (Guerre), dies at 73
1974 - David Oistrach, Russian violinist, dies at 65
1976 - Richard Sturzenegger, composer, dies at 70
1996 - Sid Pye, drummer, dies at 55
2003 - Rosie Nix Adams, Stepdaughter of Johnny Cash (b. 1958)
2007 - Petr Eben, Czech organ composer (b. 1929)
2008 - Moshe Cotel, American composer and pianist (b. 1943)

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