Deaths in Music in March 1991

  • Mar 1 Scott Huston, composer, dies at 74
  • Mar 2 Serge Gainsbourg, composer/actor (Fury of Hercules), dies at 62
  • Mar 3 Arthur Murray, dance instructor, dies at 95 of pneumonia
  • Mar 13 Jimmy McPartland, American jazz cornetist, dies
  • Mar 14 Howard Ashman, song writer (Under the Sea), dies of AIDs at 40
  • Mar 14 Doc Pomus [Jerome Solon Felder], American blues singer and songwriter ("Save Last Dance for Me"), dies at 65
  • Mar 22 Dave Guard, American folk singer (The Kingston Trio), dies of cancer at 56
  • Mar 25 Eileen Joyce, pianist, dies at 78
  • Mar 25 Lee Donn, pianist, dies of stroke at 96
  • Mar 27 Elinor Remick Warren, composer, dies at 91
  • Mar 31 John Carter, US jazz clarinetist (Roots & folklore), dies