Deaths in Music in May 1952

  • May 6 Alberto Savinio [Andrea Francesco Alberto de Chirico], Italian composer (Capitano Ulisse), dies at 60
  • May 11 Giovanni Tebaldini, composer, dies at 87
  • May 15 Italo Montemezzi, composer, dies at 76
  • May 18 Rossetter Gleason Cole, composer, dies at 86
  • May 23 Georg Alfred Schumann, German composer, dies at 85