Deaths in Music in August 1942

  • Aug 4 Alberto Franchetti, composer, dies at 81
  • Aug 11 Richard Heinrich Stein, composer, dies at 60
  • Aug 18 Erwin Schulhoff, Czech Russian composer and pianist, dies at 48
  • Aug 22 Henry Eichheim, composer, dies at 72
  • Aug 22 Mikhailmichel Fokine, Russian ballet dancer and choreographer, dies
  • Aug 25 Panayot Pipkov, composer, dies at 70