Deaths in Music in July 1968

  • Jul 7 Leo Sowerby, American composer (Pulitzer Prize for Music, 1946), dies at 73
  • Jul 20 Joseph Keilberth, German conductor (Bayreuther Festival), dies
  • Jul 21 Ruth St. Denis, American modern dance pioneer and teacher (Dances of the 5 Senses), dies at 91
  • Jul 26 Lilian Harvey, British actress (Congress Dances), dies
  • Jul 30 Jon Leifs, composer, dies at 69