On This Day

Musicians Who Died in April 1939

  • Apr 9 Emilio Serrano y Ruiz, Spanish composer, dies at 89
  • Apr 21 Herman Finck, British composer (In The Shadows), dies at 66
  • Apr 25 John Foulds, British cellist, musicologist, and composer (World Requiem; Three Mantras), dies in Calcutta of cholera at 58