Deaths in Music on June 10

  • 1556 Martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies
  • 1800 Johann Abraham Peter Schulz, German composer, dies at 53
  • 1849 Friedrich Wilhelm Michael Kalkbrenner, composer, dies at 63
  • 1883 Carl Gradener, composer, dies at 71
  • 1893 Elek Erkel, Hungarian composer, son of Ferenc Erkel, dies at 49
  • 1899 Ernest Chausson, French composer (Solitude dance le bois), dies at 44
  • 1918 Arrigio Enrico Boito, composer, dies at 76
  • 1934 Frederick Delius, English composer (Suite Florida), dies at 72
  • 1953 Grzegorz Fitelberg, Polish composer, dies at 73
  • 1954 Will Rossiter, composer, dies at 87
  • 1964 Louis Gruenberg, composer, dies at 79
  • 1968 Yury Sergeyevich Milyutin, composer, dies at 65
  • 1982 Addie "Micki" Harris, US singer (Shirelles-Mama Said), dies at 42
  • 1992 Hachidal Nakamura, composer (Sukiyaki), dies at 61 of heart failure

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2004 Ray Charles, Grammy winning crooner who blended gospel and blues, dies at 73

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