July 1934 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 7 Vinko Globokar, composer
  • Jul 12 Van Cliburn, American pianist (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 23 Cleve Duncan, American rocker (The Penguins-Earth Angel), born in Los Angeles (d. 2012)
  • Jul 24 Jimmy Holiday, American singer (How Can I Forget), born in Sallis, Mississippi (d. 1987)
  • Jul 26 Anthony Gilbert, British composer, born in London
  • Jul 28 Jacques d'Amboise, Dedham Mass, ballet dancer (NYC Ballet Company)
  • Jul 30 André Prévost, Canadian composer, born in Hawkesbury, Ontario, Canada (d. 2001)

Deaths in Music

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