July 1934 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 7 Vinko Globokar, composer
  • Jul 12 Harvey Lavan "Van" Cliburn, Jr. (Tchaikovsky Competition winner, 1958), born in Shreveport, Louisiana (d. 2013)
  • Jul 13 Roger Reynolds, composer
  • Jul 15 Harrison Birtwistle, English composer. born in Accrington, Lancashire
  • Jul 17 Philippe Capdenat, composer
  • Jul 24 Jimmy Holiday, American singer (How Can I Forget), born in Sallis, Mississippi (d. 1987)
  • Jul 26 Anthony Gilbert, composer
  • Jul 28 Jacques d'Amboise, Dedham Mass, ballet dancer (NYC Ballet Company)
  • Jul 30 Andre Prevost, composer
  • Jul 30 Ben Piazza, actor (Blues Brothers, Ben Casey, Dallas), born in Little Rock, Arkansas

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 9 Otakar Zich, Czech composer, dies at 55