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March 12, 1937 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Music

  • Elizabeth Vaughan, Welsh opera soprano (Victor/Victoria), born in Llanfyllin, Wales

Deaths in Music

  • Charles-Marie Widor, French organist (Saint-Sulpice, 1870-1933), composer (10 organ symphonies), and professor (American Conservatory at Fontainebleau, 1921-34), dies at 93
  • Jenő Hubay [Huber], Hungarian violinist, composer, and educator (Budapest Conservatory, 1886-1934), dies at 78
1937 in Music