On This Day

November 12, 1976 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Music

  • Judith Holofernes [Holfelder-Roy], German singer (Wir sind Helden), born in Berlin, Germany

Deaths in Music

  • Walter Hamor Piston, Jr, American two-time Pulitzer Prize winning composer (Incredible Flutist), music theorist, and educator (Harvard, 1926-60), dies at 82
1976 in Music