Deaths in Music on 24th February

Deaths 1 - 31 of 31

1642 - Marco da Gagliano, Italian opera composer, dies at about 66
1666 - Nicholas Lanier, composer, dies at 77
1674 - Matthias Weckmann, German composer (b. 1616)
1692 - Antimo Liberati, composer, dies at 74
1704 - Marc-Antoine Charpentier, French composer (church music), dies
1735 - Georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer, dies at 56
1784 - Anton Laube, composer, dies at 65
1874 - Anselmo Clave, composer, dies at 49
1895 - Ignaz Lachner, composer, dies at 87
1907 - Otto Goldschmidt, composer, dies at 77
1908 - Anatol' Vakhnyanyn, composer, dies at 66
1919 - Josephine McGill, composer, dies at 41
1922 - Dmitri B Shostakovitch, father of Russian composer Dmitri D S, dies
1929 - Andre-Charles-Prosper Messager, composer, dies at 75
1960 - Jean Binet, composer, dies at 66
1967 - Franz Waxman, German composer (Day at the races), dies at 60
1976 - Charles Wilfred Orr, composer, dies at 82
1982 - Virginia Bruce, actress (Born to Dance, Great Ziegfield), dies at 71
1983 - Herbert Norman Howells, composer, dies at 90
1990 - Johnnie Ray, singer (Cry), dies of liver failure at 61
1991 - Webb Pierce, US country singer (Bye Bye Love), dies of cancer at 64
1994 - Dinah Shore, singer (Chevrolet), dies of cancer at 76
1994 - Donald Phillips, pianist/composer, dies at 80
1995 - Richard Nicholson, musician, dies at 89
1996 - Laurence Richard Deniz, jazz guitarist, dies at 71
1997 - Isabelle Harriet Lucas, actress/singer (Outland, Comics), dies at 69
2002 - Arthur Lyman, American jazz vibraphone and marimba player (b. 1932)
2002 - Leo Ornstein, Russian-born composer and pianist (b. 1912)
2007 - Leroy Jenkins, American composer and violinist (b. 1932)
2008 - Larry Norman, American musician, singer, songwriter and producer (b. 1947)
2012 - Istvan Anhalt, Hungarian-Canadian composer, dies at 92

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