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April 18, 1928 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Ken Colyer, British New Orleans jazz devotee trumpeter, cornetist, and bandleader, born in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England (d. 1988)

Deaths in Music

  • Henryk Melcer-Szczawiński, Polish pianist, composer, and conductor, dies of a heart attack at 58
1928 in Music