Deaths in Music in August 1954

  • Aug 2 Rene Amengual, composer, dies at 42
  • Aug 8 Gino Tagliapietra, composer, dies at 67
  • Aug 13 Hermann W S Waltershausen, German musicologist/composer, dies at 71
  • Aug 17 Billy Murray, singer (Denver Nightengale), dies at 77