Deaths in Music in 1935

  • Jan 16 Richard Wetz, composer, dies at 59
  • Jan 28 Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ippolitov-Ivanov, Russian composer, dies at 75
  • Feb 9 Karl Nef, Swiss musicologist, dies at 61
  • Feb 28 Chiquinha Gonzaga, Brazilian composer (b. 1847).
  • Mar 30 Romanos Hovakimi Melik'yan, composer, dies at 51
  • Apr 5 Emil MÅ‚ynarski, Polish conductor and composer, dies at 64
  • Apr 24 Paul Klengel, composer, dies at 80
  • Apr 28 Alexander Campbell Mackenzie, Scottish composer, dies at 87
  • Apr 29 Leroy Carr, American blues singer-songwriter, dies at 30
  • May 17 Paul Dukas, French composer, dies at 69
  • May 19 Charles Martin Tornow Loeffler, French composer, dies at 74
  • May 29 Josef Suk, Czech violinist/composer, dies at 61
  • May 30 Lothar Windsperger, composer, dies at 49
  • Jun 1 Alberto Cametti, composer, dies at 64
  • Jun 6 Jacques Urlus, tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth), dies at 68
  • Jun 18 August Reusner, composer, dies at 64

Person of interestCarlos Gardel

Jun 24 Carlos Gardel, Argentine singer and the most prominent figure in the history of tango, dies in a plane crash at 44

  • Aug 6 Alexander Gustav Adolfovich Winkler, composer, dies at 70
  • Aug 15 Gerard Brucken Fock, Dutch composer and painter, dies at 75
  • Aug 20 Otakar Ostrcil, composer, dies at 56
  • Aug 21 Josef Cyril Sychra, composer, dies at 76
  • Aug 29 Charles Lee Williams, composer, dies at 82
  • Sep 22 Karl Schroder, composer, dies at 86
  • Sep 27 Alan Gray, composer, dies at 79
  • Oct 4 Marie Gutheil-Schoder, German soprano (b. 1874)
  • Oct 6 Frederic Hymen Cowen, composer, dies at 83
  • Oct 22 Komitas [Soghomon Soghomonian], Armenian priest and composer, dies at 66
  • Oct 26 Akos Buttykai, Hungarian composer, dies at 64
  • Nov 4 Miklos Radnai, composer, dies at 43
  • Nov 16 Kurt Schindler, composer, dies at 53
  • Nov 28 Erich von Hornbostel, Austrian musicologist (b. 1877)
  • Dec 4 Johan Halvorsen, composer, dies at 71
  • Dec 24 Alban Maria Johannes Berg, composer, dies at 50