August 1927 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 3 Enrique Pinella, composer
  • Aug 4 Jess Thomas, American tenor, born in Hot Springs, South Dakota (d. 1993)
  • Aug 5 Gunnar Bucht, composer
  • Aug 11 Raymond Leppard, conductor (St Louis Symphony Orchestra), born in London, England
  • Aug 12 Porter Wagoner, country singer, discovered Dolly Parton (Y'All Come), (d. 2007)
  • Aug 21 Wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer
  • Aug 22 Aleksandar Obradovic, composer
  • Aug 23 Martial Solal, composer
  • Aug 29 Marion Williams, US gospel singers (Stars of Faith)
  • Aug 30 Pieter Willem Kee, composer