Deaths in Music in 1921

  • Jan 8 Luis Villalba Munoz, composer, dies at 48
  • Jan 12 Gervase Elwes, English tenor (b. 1866)
  • Jan 23 Wlasyslaw Zelenski, composer, dies at 83
  • Jan 25 Mykola Dmytrovich Leontovych, composer, dies at 43
  • Feb 2 Luigi Mancinelli, composer, dies at 72
  • Feb 3 Max Wilhelm Zach, composer, dies at 56
  • Feb 15 Hans Haym, German conductor, dies at 60
  • Mar 2 Henryk Pachulski, Polish composer, dies at 61
  • Mar 24 Deodat de Severac, composer, dies at 48
  • Apr 5 Alphonsus J M Diepenbrock, Dutch composer (Missa), dies at 58
  • May 1 Louis Campbell-Tipton, composer, dies at 43
  • Aug 2 Enrico Caruso, Italian opera singer, dies at 48
  • Sep 27 Engelbert Humperdinck, German opera composer (SHänsel und Gretel), dies at 67
  • Nov 29 Ivan Caryll, composer (Pink Lady), dies at 60
  • Dec 10 Viktor Jacobi, composer, dies at 38
  • Dec 16 Camille Saint-Saens, French composer (Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso), dies at 86
  • Dec 25 Hans Huber, Swiss composer, dies at 69