March 1909 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 1 Richard de Guide, composer
  • Mar 2 Hanoch Jacoby, composer
  • Mar 6 Dave Clark, music promoter/songwriter
  • Mar 8 Anthony Donato, composer
  • Mar 11 Ljubica Maric, composer
  • Mar 22 Jack Popplewell, British composer and playwright (If I Should Fall In Love Again), born in Leeds, England (d. 1996)
  • Mar 25 Jay Blackton, American conductor/arranger (Guys & Dolls), born in NYC, New York
  • Mar 26 Chris[tiaan R] Reumer, Dutch opera singer
  • Mar 27 Ben Webster, American tenor saxophonist, born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1973)
  • Mar 29 Aubrey "Moon" Mullican, American hillbilly pianist (7 Nights of Rock), born in Polk County, Texas (d. 1967)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 22 Gyula Erkel, Hungarian composer, son of Ferenc Erkel, dies at 66
  • Mar 25 Ruperto Chapi, Spanish composer, dies at 57
  • Mar 26 Nikolai Arkas, composer, dies at 56