Deaths in Music on 2nd December

Deaths 1 - 26 of 26

1763 - Carl August Thielo, composer, dies at 56
1774 - Johann Friedrich Agricola, German (court)composer/organist, dies at 54
1831 - Traugott Maximilian Eberwein, composer, dies at 56
1845 - Johannes Simon Mayr, composer, dies at 82
1880 - Josephine Lang, composer, dies at 65
1888 - Franz Xaver Witt, composer, dies at 54
1903 - Victor Roger, composer, dies at 50
1915 - Jan Malat, composer, dies at 72
1916 - Francesco Paolo Tosti, composer, dies at 69
1923 - Tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer, dies at 72
1925 - Julio Garreta, composer, dies at 50
1931 - Paul-Marie-Theodore-Vincent D'indy, French count/composer, dies at 80
1933 - Josef Gruber, composer, dies at 78
1950 - Dino Lipatti, composer, dies at 33
1972 - Jose Limon, Mexican/US dancer (moor's pavane), dies at 64
1974 - Sofie-Carmen Eckhardt-Gramatte, composer, dies at 72
1979 - Vasily Pavlovich Solov'yov-Sedoy, composer, dies at 72
1981 - Hershy Kay, composer, dies at 62
1982 - David Blue, rocker, dies while jogging in Greenwich Village at 41
1988 - Tata Giacobetti, Italian singer and lyricist (Quartetto Cetra)
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1990 - Aaron Copland, American composer (Billy the Kid, Fanfare for Common Man), dies at 90
1997 - Michael Hedges, American guitarist known for originality (b. 1953)
2006 - Mariska Veres, Dutch singer (b. 1947)
2008 - Odetta [Odetta Holmes], American folk singer (Sanctuary), actress and civil rights activist, dies of heart disease at 77
2009 - Eric Woolfson, Scottish singer and producer (The Alan Parsons Project) (b. 1945)
2014 - Chris White, American rock bassist, dies at 78

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