Deaths in Music on 28th May

Deaths 1 - 21 of 21

1650 - Gilles Hayne, composer, dies at 59
1787 - Johann Georg Leopold Mozart, Austrian composer, dies at 67
1791 - Joseph Schmitt, composer, dies at 57
1805 - Ridolfo Luigi Boccherini, Ital composer/cellist (Minuet), dies at 62
1833 - Johann Christian Friedrich Haeffner, composer, dies at 74
1836 - Anton Reicha, composer, dies at 66
1838 - Thomas Busby, composer, dies
1883 - August Freyer, composer, dies at 79
1890 - Viktor Ernst Nessler, composer, dies at 49
1914 - Adolf Gustaw Sonnenfeld, composer, dies at 76
1922 - Carl Teike, composer, dies at 58
1940 - Theodor Streicher, composer, dies at 65
1954 - Achille Longo, composer, dies at 54
1958 - Mikulas Schneider-Trvavsky, composer, dies at 77
1963 - Vissarion Yakovlevich Shebalin, composer, dies at 60
1964 - John Finley Williamson, conductor (Westminster Choir), dies at 76
1973 - Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt, Germ composer/conductor (Hassan), dies at 73
1977 - Jiri Reinberger, composer, dies at 63
1981 - Mary Lou Williams, black musician, dies at 71 in Durham NC
1995 - Henning Kronstam, dancer, dies at 60
2002 - Jean Berger, German-born composer (b. 1909)

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