Deaths in Music in October 1973

  • Oct 6 Arnold Maria Walter, composer, dies at 71
  • Oct 16 Gene Krupa, US swing drummer (Sing Sing Sing), dies at 64
  • Oct 22 Pablo Casals [Pau Casals i Defill√≥], Spanish cellist, conductor and composer, dies at 96
  • Oct 29 Heathcote Dicken Statham, composer, dies at 83
  • Oct 30 Ernst-Lothar von Knorr, composer, dies at 77