May 1932 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • May 2 Malcolm Leyland Lipkin, composer
  • May 4 Fausto Razzi, composer
  • May 5 Aurel Stroe, Romanian composer, born in Bucharest (d. 2008)
  • May 6 Gunther Hauk, composer
  • May 7 Derek Taylor, English publicist for the Beatles, born in Liverpool, Merseyside (d. 1997)
  • May 16 Isaac "Redd" Holt, US drummer (Young-Holt Unlimited-In Crowd)
  • May 19 Alma Cogan, English singer (d. 1966)
  • May 21 Robert Sherlaw Johnson, composer
  • May 24 Elaine Malbin, opera singer
  • May 27 [Herman] Junior Parker, Arkansas, blues vocalist/songwriter (Mystery Train)
  • May 27 Jeffrey Bernard, singer
  • May 28 Henning Christiansen, composer
  • May 30 Pauline Oliveros, composer (Sound Patterns), born in Houston, Texas (d. 2016)
  • May 30 Seppo Antero Yrjonpoika Nummi, composer

Weddings in Music

  • May 13 Russian composer Dmitri Sjostakovitch marries Nina Varsar