July 1920 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 3 John Ayers Lessard, composer
  • Jul 5 Issachar Miron, composer
  • Jul 12 Paul Foster, American singer (Soul Stirrers), born in Grand Cane, Louisiana (d. 1995)
  • Jul 19 Robert Mann, composer/violinist (String Quartet 1952), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Jul 21 Isaac Stern, American-Ukrainian violinist (debut San Francisco Symphony), born in Kremenets, Ukraine, Soviet Union (d. 2001)
  • Jul 21 Manuel Valls Gorina, composer
  • Jul 23 Amalia Rodrigues, Portuguese fado singer (d. 1999)
  • Jul 31 Rudolf Halaczinsky, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 26 Carlos Troyer, composer, dies at 83