Deaths in Music on August 4

  • 1708 Vincenzo De Grandis, composer, dies at 77
  • 1712 Johann Jacob de Neufville, composer, dies at 27
  • 1850 Frantisek Tucek, composer, dies at 68
  • 1856 Johann Gottlieb Schneider, German composer, dies at 59
  • 1889 Carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, German composer, dies at 75
  • 1904 Arnold Krug, German composer, dies at 54
  • 1920 Vladimir Ivanovich Rebikov, composer, dies at 54
  • 1930 Siegfried Wagner, German opera composer and conductor, dies at 61
  • 1936 Henry Schoenfeld, composer, dies at 78
  • 1938 Rudolf Georg Binding, German songwriter and writer (Legenden Der Zeit), dies at 70
  • 1942 Alberto Franchetti, composer, dies at 81
  • 1973 Eddie Condon, jazz guitarist (Eddie Condon's Floor Show), dies at 68
  • 1985 Zbynek Vostrak, composer, dies at 65
  • 1993 Kenny Drew, US/Danish jazz pianist (Moonlight Desert), dies at 64
  • 2001 Lorenzo Music, American writer, actor and voice actor (Carlton-Rhoda,Garfield), dies at 64
  • 2006 John Locke, American rock keyboardist (Spirit-I Got A Line on You), dies of cancer at 62
  • 2007 Lee Hazlewood, American country singer, songwriter and producer (b. 1929)