Deaths in Music in 1872

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  • Mar 30 Nicolaos Mantzaros, composer, dies at 76
  • Apr 12 Nikolaos Mantzaros, Greek composer (b. 1795)
  • May 15 Thomas Hastings, composer, dies at 87
  • May 17 Fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer, dies at 63
  • Jun 3 Heinrich Esser, composer, dies at 53
  • Jun 4 Stanislaw Moniuszko, composer, dies at 53
  • Jun 28 Ludwig Friedrich Hetsch, composer, dies at 66
  • Jul 26 Michele Carafa, composer, dies at 84
  • Aug 11 Lowell Mason, US organist/composer (Zebulo), dies at 80
  • Aug 19 Eugene-Prosper Prevost, composer, dies at 63
  • Sep 7 Antoni Stolpe, composer, dies at 21
  • Sep 14 Yury Nikolayevich Golitsin, composer, dies at 48
  • Nov 29 Giovanni Tadolini, composer, dies at 83