Deaths in Music on 1st December

Deaths 1 - 32 of 32

1623 - Thomas Weelkes, composer, dies at 47
1635 - Melchior Teschner, composer, dies at 51
1651 - Cristobal de Isla Diego, composer, dies at 65
1707 - Jeremiah Clarke, composer, dies
1727 - Johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer, dies at 61
1729 - Christian Ludwig Boxberg, composer, dies at 59
1755 - Maurice Greene, composer, dies at 59
1808 - Anton Fischer, composer, dies at 30
1813 - Ferdinando Bertoni, composer, dies at 88
1817 - Justin Heinrich Knechtl, composer, dies at 65
1893 - Eduard Franck, composer, dies at 76
1925 - Vicente Arregui Garay, composer, dies at 54
1926 - Hans Heinrich XIV Hochberg, composer, dies at 83
1932 - Amadeo Vives, composer, dies at 61
1939 - Max Fiedler, composer, dies at 79
1945 - Harvey Bartlett Gaul, composer, dies at 64
1950 - Ernest John Moeran, British composer, dies at 55
1951 - Felix Petyrek, composer, dies at 59
1954 - Fred Rose, American songwriter and music publishing executive (b. 1897)
1960 - Ion Vasilescu, composer, dies at 57
1968 - Dario Moreno, Turkish-Jewish singer (b. 1921)
1969 - Magic Sam, American blues guitarist and singer (b. 1937)
1975 - Nick Kenny, US columnist/songwriter (Nick Kenny Show), dies at 80
1982 - Dorothy James, composer, dies on 81st birthday
1986 - Horace Heidt, orchestra leader (Swift Show Wagon), dies at 85
1986 - [Irving] Lee Dorsey, [Kid Chocolate], US singer and boxer, dies at 59
1989 - Alvin Ailey, US choreographer (Blues Suite, Revelations), dies at 58
1996 - Irving Gordon, songwriter, dies at 81
1997 - Stephane Grappelli, French jazz violinist, dies at 89
2008 - Mikel Laboa, Basque singer and songwriter (b. 1934)
2009 - Gustavo Adolfo Palma, Guatemalan singer (b. 1920)
2012 - Galina Vishnevskaya, Russian soprano opera singer, dies at 85

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