September 2003 in Music

Events in Music

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Sep 17 Billy Corgan presents his poetry at the Art Institute of Chicago's Rubloff Auditorium

Musician Billy Corgan
Billy Corgan

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Sep 27 Actress Halle Berry announces her separation from second husband, R&B singer Eric Benet

Actress Halle Berry
Halle Berry

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 4 Tibor Varga, Hungarian violinist and conductor (b. 1921)
  • Sep 4 Lola Bobesco, Romanian-born violinist (b. 1921)
  • Sep 5 Gisele MacKenzie, Canadian-born singer (b. 1927)
  • Sep 7 Warren Zevon, American musician (b. 1947)

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Sep 12 Johnny Cash, American country singer (I Hear the Train Coming), dies at 71

Country Singer Johnny Cash
Country Singer
Johnny Cash
  • Sep 14 John Serry, Sr., American musician, (b. 1915)
  • Sep 15 Jack Brymer, English clarinetist (b. 1915)
  • Sep 16 Sheb Wooley, singer and actor (b. 1921)
  • Sep 19 Slim Dusty [David Kirkpatrick], Australian country music singer-songwriter, dies of cancer at 76
  • Sep 23 Ronnie Dawson, American rockabilly musician (b. 1939)
  • Sep 24 Rosalie Allen, American singer and disc jockey (b. 1924)
  • Sep 26 Robert Palmer, English singer (b. 1949)
  • Sep 26 Shawn Lane, American guitarist (b. 1963)
  • Sep 27 Donald O'Connor, American dancer and actor (Singin' in the Rain), dies at 78
  • Sep 27 Paul Burlison, American rockabilly musician (The Rock N Roll Trio), dies at 74