Deaths in Music on 3rd May

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1567 - Leonhard Paminger, composer, dies at 72
1598 - Anna Guarini, Italian singer (b. 1563)
1704 - Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber, Austrian violist/composer, dies at 59
1792 - Carlo Zuccari, composer, dies at 87
1839 - Ferdinando Paer, composer, dies at 67
1854 - William Beale, composer, dies at 70
1856 - Adolfo Fumagalli, composer, dies at 27
1856 - Adolphe Charles Adam, French composer/critic (Giselle), dies at 52
1861 - Anthony Philip Heinrich, composer, dies at 80
1868 - Olof Wilhelm Udden, composer, dies at 68
1893 - Josef Rudolf Zavrtal, composer, dies at 73
1931 - Frank Hoyt Losey, composer, dies at 59
1931 - Otto Winter-Hjelm, composer, dies at 93
1943 - Leslie Heward, composer, dies at 45
1968 - Leonid Leonidovich Sabaneyev, composer, dies at 86
1969 - Imre Vincze, composer, dies at 42
1970 - Candelario Huizar, composer, dies at 82
1972 - Les Harvey, rocker, dies
1991 - Mohammed Abdel Wahab, Egyptian singer and composer (b. 1907)
1992 - Elizabeth Lennox, radio singer, dies of heart seizure at 98
1994 - Milford Dolliole, pioneer jazz drummer, dies at 90
1997 - Narciso Yepes, Spanish classical guitarist (b. 1927)
2001 - Billy Higgins, American drummer (b. 1936)
2002 - Evgeny Svetlanov, Russian composer and pianist (b. 1928)

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