Today's Deaths in Music

Deaths in Music for Tuesday 3rd March 2015

Deaths 1 - 23 of 23

1766 - Gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73
1768 - Nicola Antonio Porpora, composer, dies at 81
1800 - Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer, dies at 64
1822 - Franz Adam Veichtner, composer, dies at 81
1824 - Giovanni Battista Viotti, Italian violist/composer, dies at 70
1889 - Edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49
1926 - Cyril Metodej Hrazdira, composer, dies at 58
1932 - Eugene Francis Charles D'albert, composer, dies at 67
1934 - Norman Houstoun O'Neill, composer, dies at 58
1945 - Koos Speenhoff, Dutch singer, killed in bombing raid at 75
1961 - Paul Wittgenstein, Austrian-born pianist (b. 1887)
1965 - Carlo Gatti, composer, dies at 88
1967 - Georges Lonque, composer, dies at 66
1976 - Alfred Sendrey, composer, dies at 92
1991 - Arthur Murray, dance instructor, dies at 95 of pneumonia
1993 - Carlos Montoya, flamenco guitarist, dies at 89
1993 - Cyril Collard, French composer/dir/actor (A Nos Amours), dies at 35
1994 - Karel Kryl, folk singer, dies at 49
2000 - Toni Ortelli, Italian composer and alpinist (b. 1904)
2002 - Harlan Howard, American musician (b. 1927)
2003 - Goffredo Petrassi, Italian composer (b. 1904)
2012 - Ronnie Montrose, American guitarist, dies from prostate cancer at 64
2013 - Bobby Rogers, American vocalist, dies from complications from diabetes at 73

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