Deaths in Music in December 1961

  • Dec 3 Jekabs Graubins, composer, dies at 75
  • Dec 8 William Beatton Moonie, composer, dies at 78
  • Dec 16 Boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer, dies at 61
  • Dec 16 Cato Engelen-Sewing, Dutch soprano singer, prima donna, dies at 93
  • Dec 24 Guy de Lioncourt, composer, dies at 76