Deaths in Music in August 1968

  • Aug 5 Luther Perkins American guitarist
  • Aug 15 Edward Kilenyi, Sr. [Ede Kilényi], composer and teacher (Clipped Wings, Outside the Law), dies at 84
  • Aug 16 Luis Gianneo, composer, dies at 71
  • Aug 18 Cy Walter, American jazz pianist (Three's Company), dies of cancer at 52