April 1958 in Music

Events in Music

  • Apr 3 "Say, Darling" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 332 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 1 D. Boon, American musician d. (1985)
  • Apr 4 Cazuza, Brazilian poet, singer and composer, born in Rio de Janeiro (d. 1990)
  • Apr 7 Tony Aire, rocker (Adventures-Sea of Love)
  • Apr 10 Yefim Bronfman, Russian-born Israeli-American pianist, born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • Apr 11 Stuart Adamson, Scottish rock vocalist and guitarist (Big Country-Wonderland), born in Manchester, England (d. 2001)
  • Apr 12 Will Sergeant, English rock guitarist (Echo & Bunnymen - Killing Moon), born in Liverpool
  • Apr 13 Randy Piper, heavy metal rocker (Wasp-Wildchild)
  • Apr 15 Matt Reid, rock keyboardist (Berlin-Takes Your Breathe Away)
  • Apr 18 Lee Pattinson, English rock bassist (Echo & Bunnymen - Heaven Up Here), born in Ormskirk,
  • Apr 21 Mike Barson, rock keyboardist (Madness)
  • Apr 23 Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson, Icelandic music composer
  • Apr 24 Valery Lantratov, Russian ballet dancer, born in Moscow
  • Apr 25 Fish, [Derek William Dick], Scottish vocalist (Marillion-Sugar Mice)
  • Apr 27 Keith Denunzio, rocker
  • Apr 29 Simon Edwards, rocker (Fairground Attraction-Find My Love)

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 7 Judge Jackson, composer, dies at 75
  • Apr 7 Klimenty Arkad'yevich Korchmaryov, composer, dies at 58
  • Apr 10 Chuck Willis, rocker, dies at 30