Today's Deaths in Music

Deaths in Music for Wednesday 27th August 2014

Deaths 1 - 29 of 29

1521 - Josquin Des Prez, composer, dies
1572 - Claude Goudimel, French composer
1611 - Tom├ęs L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
1746 - Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer, composer, dies
1841 - Ignaz Xaver von Seyfried, composer, dies at 65
1846 - Frantiszek Scigalski, composer, dies at 64
1846 - Gottfied Wilhelm Fink, composer, dies at 63
1855 - Francisco Eduardo da Costa, composer, dies at 36
1865 - Jozef Nowakowski, composer, dies at 64
1867 - Karol Katski, composer, dies at 51
1868 - Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer, dies at 82
1883 - August Friedrich Pott, composer, dies at 76
1887 - Wilhelm Volkmar, composer, dies at 74
1922 - Carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83
1948 - Oley Speaks, composer, dies at 74
1948 - Oscar Lorenzo Fernandez, composer, dies at 50
1953 - Nicolai Berezowsky, composer, dies at 53
1962 - Carlos Lavin, composer, dies at 79
1964 - Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer, dies at 59
1965 - Otto Reinhold, composer, dies at 66
1967 - Brian Epstein, rock manager (Beatles), dies of drug overdose at 32
1976 - Mukesh, Indian playback singer (b. 1923)
1979 - Boleslaw Szabelski, composer, dies at 82
1981 - Joan Edwards, singer (Joan Edwards Show), dies at 62
Musician, Singer and Songwriter Stevie Ray VaughanMusician, Singer and Songwriter Stevie Ray Vaughan (1990)
1990 - Stevie Ray Vaughan, American blues guitarist, dies in a helicopter crash at 35
1991 - Vince Taylor, [Brian Holden], Brit singer (Brand new Cadillac), dies
1994 - Roberto Goyeneche, [El Polaco], Argentine tango singer (Maria), dies
1995 - Martin Louis "Marty" Paich, jazz arranger, dies at 70
2006 - Jesse Pintado, Mexican-born guitarist (Napalm Death) (b. 1969)

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