July 1930 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 3 Carlos Kleiber, conductor (Bavarian State Orch 1968), born in Berlin, Germany
  • Jul 3 Pete Fountain, jazz clarinetist (Lawrence Welk TV show 1957-59), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2016)
  • Jul 5 Yutaka Makino, composer
  • Jul 7 Hank Mobley, US jazz saxophonist
  • Jul 9 Buddy Bregman, orchestra leader (Eddie Fisher Show), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jul 10 Jacques Klein, Brazilian pianist
  • Jul 14 Eric Norman Stokes, composer
  • Jul 16 John Everett Watts, composer
  • Jul 17 Ryohei Hirose, composer
  • Jul 18 Siegfried Kurz, composer
  • Jul 21 Anand Bakshi, Indian lyricist (d. 2002)
  • Jul 22 Leoncjusz Ciuciura, composer
  • Jul 25 Maureen Forrester, contralto (Ressurection Symphony), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jul 25 Annie Ross, British jazz singer
  • Jul 27 Andy [Andrew] White, Scottish drummer, drummed on early Beatles records ("Love Me Do" and "P.S. I Love You"), born in Glasgow (d. 2015)
  • Jul 28 David "Junior" Kimbrough, American bluesman, born in Hudsonville, Mississippi (d. 1998)
  • Jul 29 Paul Taylor, dancer/choreographer (Paul Taylor Dance Company) [or 6/5]

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 15 Leopold von Auer, Hungarian/US violinist, dies
  • Jul 29 Alexander von Fielitz, composer, dies at 69