Deaths in Music on 16th February

Deaths 1 - 17 of 17

1653 - Johannes Schultz, composer, dies at 70
1779 - William Boyce, English organist/composer (Cathedral Music), dies
1803 - Jan V clav Stich, Bohemian composer, dies at 56
1823 - Johann Gottfried Schict, composer, dies at 69
1825 - George Gerson, composer, dies at 34
1829 - Francois-Joseph Gossec, Belg/Fr composer (Messe of Morts), dies at 95
1864 - Vaclav Jindrich Veit, composer, dies at 58
1910 - Albert Heinrich Zabel, composer, dies at 75
1915 - Emil Waldteufel, [Charles Levy], French composer (Estudiantina), dies
1928 - Eddie Foy, American singer and dancer (b. 1856)
1944 - Edmund von Borck, composer, dies at 37
1963 - Laszlo Lajtha, composer, dies at 70
1968 - Healey Willan, composer, dies at 87
1981 - Howard Hanson, composer, dies at 84
1996 - Walter Brown "Brownie" McGhee, American blues singer/guitarist, dies at 80
2004 - Doris Troy, American singer (b. 1937)
2013 - Tony Sheridan, English singer-songwriter and guitarist, dies at 72

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