Deaths in Music in January 1942

  • Jan 1 Jaroslav Jezek, composer, dies at 35
  • Jan 4 Leon Jessel, German composer (The Parade of the Tin Soldiers), dies at 70
  • Jan 6 Emma CalvĂ©, French soprano (b. 1858)
  • Jan 8 Arvo Hannikainen, Finnish composer, dies at 44
  • Jan 17 Frederick Jerome Work, composer, dies at 61
  • Jan 21 Henryk Opienski, Polish composer/musicologist/conductor, dies at 72
  • Jan 25 Eugene Samuel-Holeman, composer, dies at 78
  • Jan 28 Pablo Luna y Carne, composer, dies at 61
  • Jan 29 Ladislao Joseph Philip Paul Zavrtal, composer, dies at 92
  • Jan 30 Vasily Pavovlich Kalafati, composer, dies at 72