February 1937 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 1 Don Everly, Brownie Ky, vocalist (Everly Bros-Wake Up Little Susie)
  • Feb 1 Dr Hook, [Ray Sawyer], Ala, vocalist (Dr Hook-When You're in Love)
  • Feb 2 Martina Arroyo, American opera soprano (NY Met), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 2 Tom Smothers, American comedian and folk singer (The Smothers Brothers Show, Serial), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 5 Cocky van Oost, [Kommertje van Vliet], Dutch dancer (Sylphides)
  • Feb 8 Joe Raposa, composer/songwriter (Sesame Street)
  • Feb 9 Johnny Sayles, US vocalist (You Made Me Wiggle)
  • Feb 10 Don Wilson, rock guitarist (Ventures-Walk Don't Run, Batman Theme)
  • Feb 11 Lodewijk Boer, Dutch violinist/playwright (The Family)
  • Feb 14 Magic Sam, rocker (Chicago Bluesman)
  • Feb 15 Zoltan Pesko, composer
  • Feb 17 Mickey McGill, US vocalist (Dells-Love is Blue)
  • Feb 20 David Ackles, Illinois, vocalist/songwriter (American Gothic)
  • Feb 20 Nancy Wilson, Chillicothe Ohio, jazz vocalist (Feel Like Making Love)
  • Feb 22 Dubravko Detoni, composer
  • Feb 26 Hagood Hardy, Canadian musician and composer (d. 1997)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 14 Erkki Gustav Melartin, composer, dies at 62