On This Day

Musicians Who Died in January 1960

  • Jan 7 Luís Costa, Portuguese composer, dies at 80
  • Jan 7 Luiz Costa, Portuguese pianist, and composer, dies at 80
  • Jan 24 Edwin Fischer, Swiss concert pianist and conductor, dies at 73
  • Jan 25 Rutland Boughton, British composer (The Immortal Hour), dies at 82
  • Jan 28 Jacques de Menasce, composer, dies at 54