Deaths in Music in October 1954

  • Oct 5 Flor Alpaerts, Flemish composer (Tyl Uilenspiegel, Pallieter), dies at 78
  • Oct 6 Hakon Borresen, composer, dies at 78
  • Oct 23 Henri Zagwijn, composer, dies at 76
  • Oct 27 Franco Alfano, Italian (opera)composer (Puccini's Turandot), dies at 78