Deaths in Music in 1926

  • Jan 8 Emile Paladilhe, composer, dies at 81
  • Jan 15 Enrico Toselli, composer, dies at 42
  • Jan 23 Joseph Carl Breil, composer, dies at 55
  • Feb 5 Andre Gedalge, composer, dies at 69
  • Feb 26 Peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer, dies at 75
  • Mar 3 Cyril Metodej Hrazdira, composer, dies at 58
  • Mar 7 Jindrich Z Albestu Kaan, composer, dies at 73
  • May 17 Lucien Herr, French leader (Correspondance entre Schiller), dies
  • May 21 Georgy L'vovich Catoire, composer, dies at 65
  • May 23 Hans Koessler, composer, dies at 73
  • Jun 1 Vasily Mikhaylovich Metallov, composer, dies at 64
  • Jun 6 Henry Tate, Australian composer and poet, dies at 52
  • Jun 7 Henry Charles Tonking, composer, dies at 63
  • Jun 22 Hermann Suter, composer, dies at 56
  • Jul 12 Charles Wood, composer, dies at 40
  • Oct 25 Frederick Jr Zech, composer, dies at 68
  • Nov 22 Darvish Khan, Iranian musician (b. 1872)
  • Nov 23 Frederic Ayers, composer, dies at 50
  • Dec 1 Hans Heinrich XIV Hochberg, composer, dies at 83
  • Dec 17 Alexandr Dmitriyevich Kastal'sky, composer, dies at 70
  • Dec 29 Rainer M Rilke, Austrias songwriter/writer (Wise Queen), dies at 51