Deaths in Music in October 1944

  • Oct 16 Eric Westberg, composer, dies at 52
  • Oct 17 Pavel Haas, Czech Jewish composer, murdered at Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp at 45 (b. 1899)
  • Oct 20 Gabriel Groulez, composer, dies at 65
  • Oct 30 Paul Emile Ladmirault, composer, dies at 66