Deaths in Music in July 1978

  • Jul 9 Aladar Zoltan, composer, dies at 49
  • Jul 10 Michel Gusikoff, composer, dies at 85
  • Jul 13 Antonio Veretti, composer, dies at 78
  • Jul 27 Aasan Ferit Alnar, composer, dies at 72
  • Jul 27 [John] Willem van Otterloo, conductor/composer (Symphonic), dies at 70
  • Jul 28 Jan Willem van Otterloo, composer, dies at 70
  • Jul 29 Wesley La Violette, composer, dies at 84
  • Jul 31 Enoch Light, orchestra leader (Gulf Road Show with Bob Smith), dies at 70