Deaths in Music for Year 1962

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Deaths 1 - 39 of 39

Jan 9th - LeRoy B Shield, US pianist/composer (Union Pacific Suite), dies at 68
Jan 12th - Richard de Guide, composer, dies at 52
Jan 18th - Raymond Moulaert, composer, dies at 86
Jan 26th - Fran Lhotka, composer, dies at 78
Jan 29th - Fritz Kreisler, Austria/US violinist/composer, dies at 86
Feb 5th - Jacques Ibert, French composer (Escales), dies at 71
Feb 17th - Bruno Walter, symphony conductor (NY Philharmonic), dies at 85
Feb 19th - Albert Israel Elkus, composer, dies at 77
Feb 26th - Carl Emil Theodor Ehrenberg, composer, dies at 83
Mar 5th - Otakar Jeremias, composer, dies at 69
Mar 6th - Rezso Kokai, composer, dies at 56
Mar 16th - John Owen Jones, composer, dies at 85
Mar 24th - Jean Goldkette, Greek-born musician (b. 1899)
Apr 3rd - Manolis Kalomiris, Greek opera composer, dies at 78
Apr 10th - Stuart Sutcliffe, bassist (Beatles), dies of brain hemorrhage at 21
Apr 20th - Arthur Harmat, composer, dies at 76
Apr 22nd - Solomon Pimsleur, composer, dies at 61
May 31st - Eduardo Toldra, composer, dies at 67
Jun 12th - John N Ireland, English composer/pianist (Epic March), dies at 82
Jun 13th - Eugene Goossens, British composer (Perseus), dies at 69
Jun 14th - Mykhaylo Verikivsky, composer, dies at 65
Jun 15th - Alfred Cortot, French pianist, dies at 84
Jun 18th - Volkmar Andreae, Swiss conductor/composer (Bruckner), dies at 82
Jul 12th - Roger Wolfe Kahn, American band leader (b. 1907)
Aug 23rd - Irving Fine, composer (Toccata), dies at 47
Aug 24th - Henry George Ley, composer, dies at 74
Aug 27th - Carlos Lavin, composer, dies at 79
Sep 6th - Hanns Eisler, composer (N Vietnam/E German Natl Anthem), dies at 64
Sep 14th - Marcel Delannoy, composer, dies at 64
Oct 8th - Solomon Linda, South African singer and composer
Oct 28th - Pierre Froidebise, composer, dies at 48
Oct 29th - Naphtali Siegfried Salomon, composer, dies at 77
Nov 1st - Winter Haynes Watts, composer, dies at 78
Nov 2nd - Felice Lattuada, composer, dies at 80
Nov 12th - Alexander Spitzmuller-Harmersbach, composer, dies at 68
Dec 7th - Kirsten Flagstad, Norwegian soprano (Wagner), dies at 67
Dec 13th - Harry Barris, American popular singer (b. 1905)
Dec 20th - Erik William Gustav Leidzen, composer, dies at 68
Dec 20th - Luis Abraham Delgadillo, composer, dies at 75


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