On This Day

April 23, 2014 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Deaths in Music

  • Benjamín Brea, Spanish-Venezuelan jazz saxophonist, arranger and teacher, dies of stomach cancer at 67
  • Patric Standford, British composer (Taikayoku; Christus Requiem), dies at 75
  • Volker Wangenheim, German conductor & composer (Sinfonia Notturna), dies at 85
2014 in Music