Deaths in Music in 1928

  • Jan 8 Dumitru Kiriac-Georgescu, composer, dies at 61
  • Feb 16 Eddie Foy, American singer and dancer (b. 1856)
  • Mar 1 Albert Herbert Brewer, composer, dies at 62
  • Mar 1 Jacob Adolf Hagg, composer, dies at 77
  • Mar 27 Leslie Stuart, composer, dies at 64
  • Mar 28 Giuseppe Ferrata, composer, dies at 63
  • Apr 13 Luis Iruarrizaga Aguirre, composer, dies at 36
  • Apr 18 Henryk Melcer-Szczawinski, composer, dies at 58
  • Apr 24 Ferdinand B Hummel, composer, dies at 72
  • May 7 Alexander Afanasii Spendiaryan, composer, dies at 56
  • May 9 Constantin Dimitrescu, composer, dies at 81
  • May 19 Henry Franklin Belknap Gilbert, composer, dies at 59
  • Jun 6 Heinrich Gottlieb Noren, composer, dies at 67
  • Jun 13 Damaso Ledesma, composer, dies at 60
  • Jun 23 Thomas H Rollinson, composer, dies at 84
  • Aug 6 William Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68
  • Aug 12 Leoš Janáček, Czech composer (b. 1854)
  • Aug 13 Fernand de La Tombelle, composer, dies at 74
  • Oct 30 Oscar George Theodore Sonneck, composer, dies at 55
  • Nov 19 Achille Simonetti, composer, dies at 71
  • Dec 18 Lucien Capet, composer, dies at 55