Deaths in Music in March 1947

  • Mar 5 Alfredo Casella, Italian composer and conductor (La Giara), dies at 63
  • Mar 11 Victor Hely-Hutchinson, British composer (Carol Symphony), dies of pneumonia at 45
  • Mar 19 Willem Pijper, Dutch composer and music critic, dies at 52
  • Mar 28 Rudolph Hermann Simonsen, composer, dies at 57