Deaths in Music in 1888

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  • Jan 5 Henri Herz, Austrian composer, dies at a day before his 85th birthday
  • Jan 14 Stephen Heller, Hungarian composer and pianist, dies at 74
  • Jan 21 Stephan Hale Alonzo Marsh, composer, dies at 83
  • Mar 10 Ciro Pinsuti, Italian pianist/composer, dies at 57
  • Mar 29 Charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74
  • Apr 14 William Fisk Sherwin, composer, dies at 62
  • Jun 3 Cark Reidel, German composer, dies at 60
  • Jun 20 Cesare Dominiceti, composer, dies at 66
  • Jun 23 Emil Naumann, composer, dies at 60
  • Jul 10 Rafael Hernando, composer, dies at 66
  • Aug 8 Friedrich Wilhelm Jahns, composer, dies at 79
  • Aug 9 Isaac Strauss, composer, dies at 82
  • Dec 2 Franz Xaver Witt, composer, dies at 54
  • Dec 10 Mariano Obiols, composer, dies at 79