Deaths in Music in March 1958

  • Mar 14 Eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/critic/composer, dies at 64
  • Mar 25 Emerson Whithorne, composer, dies at 73
  • Mar 25 Tom Brown, American musician (b. 1888)

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Mar 28 W. C. Handy, American composer and musician known as the "Father of the Blues" (Memphis Blues, St Louis Blues), dies of bronchial pneumonia at 84

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W. C. Handy