October 1936 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 1 Edward Villella, Bayside Queens, ballet dancer (NYC Ballet)
  • Oct 3 Steve Reich, American composer (My Name is), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 5 Annerose Schmidt, East German pianist
  • Oct 7 Charles Dutoit, Swiss conductor
  • Oct 8 Carman Moore, composer
  • Oct 11 Billy Higgins, American jazz drummer (d. 2001)
  • Oct 15 Kari Rydman, Finnish composer, born in Helsinki
  • Oct 16 Gerardo Gandini, composer
  • Oct 24 Bill Wyman, England, rocker (Rolling Stones-Under My Thumb)
  • Oct 24 Rainer Kunad, composer
  • Oct 26 Bruce Belland, singer (Tim Conway Hour), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Oct 28 Charlie Daniels, singer (Devil Went Down to Georgia), born in Wilmington, North Carolina
  • Oct 28 Ted Hawkins, singer/guitarist
  • Oct 28 Carl Davis, American-born musical conductor and composer