Deaths in Music in August 1963

  • Aug 5 Salvador Bacarisse, Spanish composer, dies at 64
  • Aug 8 Sandor Jemnitz, composer, dies at 72
  • Aug 15 John Powell, American composer, dies at 80
  • Aug 19 Kathleen Parlow, Canadian violinist (b. 1890)
  • Aug 23 Glen Gray, American jazz musician and leader of the Casa Loma Orchestra (b. 1900)
  • Aug 30 Axel Stordahl, orchestra leader (Frank Sinatra Show), dies at 50