March 1908 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 3 Riccardo Nielsen, composer
  • Mar 7 Tomas de Manzarraga, composer
  • Mar 9 Luiz Cosme, Brazilian composer, born in Porte Alegre (d. 1965)
  • Mar 13 Helen Sinclair Glatz, musician
  • Mar 14 Nikolay Petrovich Rakov, composer
  • Mar 17 Radie Britain, composer
  • Mar 18 Louis Gaste, songwriter
  • Mar 26 Hank Sylvern, American orchestra leader (Jane Froman's USA Canteen), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Mar 30 Camille Schmit, composer
  • Mar 30 Kurt Bruggemann, composer
  • Mar 31 Red Norvo, American jazz vibraphonist known as "Mr. Swing" (Congo Blues, Knockin' on Wood), born in Beardstown, Illinois (d. 1999)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 11 Peter Milne, Scottish composer, dies at 83