April 1933 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 4 Seoirse Bodley, Irish composer
  • Apr 8 Jaroslav Smolka, Czech composer
  • Apr 10 Philip Corner, American composer
  • Apr 10 Rokusuke Ei, Japanese lyricist and author
  • Apr 12 Montserrat CaballĂ©, Spanish soprano
  • Apr 13 Shani Wallis, Irish singer/actress (Oliver)
  • Apr 14 Morton Subotnick, US composer (Wild Bull), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 15 Roy Clark, Meherrin, Virginia, US country singer (Hee Haw, The Tonight Show)
  • Apr 16 Perry Botkin Jr, US orchestra leader (Bert Convy Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 24 Freddie Scott, US songwriter and singer (Cry to Me)
  • Apr 25 Jerry Leiber, songwriter (Leiber & Stoller)
  • Apr 28 Karl Heinz Wahren, composer
  • Apr 28 Oliver "Bops Junior" Jackson, drummer
  • Apr 29 Darijan Bozic, composer
  • Apr 29 Raymond Earl Hill, saxophonist
  • Apr 29 Rod McKuen, American singer/composer (Alone, Beatsville), born in Oakland, California

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Apr 29 Willie Nelson, American country singer (On the Road Again), born in Abbott, Texas

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Deaths in Music

  • Apr 9 Sigfrid Karg-Elert, German composer, dies at 55