April 1932 in Music

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Apr 14 Bizet, Massine & Mira's "Jeux d'Enfants" premieres in Monte Carlo

Composer Georges Bizet
Composer
Georges Bizet

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 1 Jiri Smutny, Czech composer, born in Prague
  • Apr 4 Clive Davis, American record producer
  • Apr 5 Billy Bland, American singer and songwriter
  • Apr 7 Louis "Mr Bo" Collins, blues SInger
  • Apr 9 Carl Perkins, singer/songwriter (Blue Suede Shoes), born in Jackson, Tennessee
  • Apr 9 Armin Jordan, Swiss conductor (d. 2006)
  • Apr 10 Nate Nelson, American singer (Flamingos - ''I Only Have Eyes for You.''), (d. 1984)
  • Apr 10 Kishori Amonkar, Indian classical Hindustani singer, born in Bombay (d. 2017)
  • Apr 11 Max Schubel, American composer (Opus One Records), born in New York (d. 2010)
  • Apr 12 Henri Lazarof, composer
  • Apr 12 Tiny Tim [ Herbert Khaury], New York, musician, (d. 1996)
  • Apr 13 Karl Kroeger, composer

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Apr 14 Loretta Lynn, American country singer-songwriter (Coal Miner's Daughter), born in Butcher's Hollow Kentucky

Singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn
Singer-songwriter
Loretta Lynn
  • Apr 16 Vince Hill, singer (Roses of Picardy, La Vie en Rose)
  • Apr 17 Graziella Sciutti, Italian opera singer
  • Apr 22 Michael Colgrass, composer (Best Wishes), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 26 Francis Lai, French film music composer
  • Apr 27 Francois Bayle, composer
  • Apr 27 Maxine Brown, country music singer (Browns), born in Campti, Louisiana
  • Apr 27 Petar Ozgijan, composer
  • Apr 28 Marek Kopelent, composer
  • Apr 30 Anton Larrauri, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 2 Hugo Kaun, German composer, dies at 69
  • Apr 19 Wladyslaw Rzepko, composer, dies at 77