On This Day

Musicians Who Died in February 1962

  • Feb 5 Jacques Ibert, French composer (Escales), dies at 71
  • Feb 9 Harriet Ware (Krumbhaar), American concert pianist, composer (Women's Triumphal March; The Rose Is Red; The Varying Shore), and music educator, dies at 84
  • Feb 17 Bruno Walter, German symphony conductor (NY Philharmonic), dies at 85
  • Feb 19 Albert Elkus, American composer, dies at 77
  • Feb 26 Carl Emil Theodor Ehrenberg, German composer, dies at 83