Deaths in Music in March 1993

  • Mar 3 Carlos Montoya, flamenco guitarist, dies at 89
  • Mar 3 Cyril Collard, French composer/dir/actor (A Nos Amours), dies at 35
  • Mar 4 Art Hodes, Russ/US jazz/blues pianist/editor (Jazz Record), dies
  • Mar 7 Arnold Franchetti, Ital/US composer, dies
  • Mar 7 Earl Wrightson, singer/actor (Pinafore), dies of heart failure at 77
  • Mar 8 Billy Eckstine, jazz singer (Fools Rush In), dies at 78 of stroke
  • Mar 9 Bob Crosby, swing-era bandleader (Bobcats), dies of cancer at 79
  • Mar 11 Edgar Nelson Barclift, dancer, dies after lengthy illness at 76
  • Mar 12 June Valli, singer (Crying in the Chapel), dies of cancer at 62
  • Mar 15 Anthony Bowles, music writer (Jesus Christ Superstar), dies at 61
  • Mar 19 Jeff Ward, drummer (9 Inch Nails), commits suicide at 30
  • Mar 22 Gret Palucca, German dancer/choreographer (Entartet), dies at 91
  • Mar 27 Clifford Jordan, tenor saxophonist, dies of cancer at 61
  • Mar 31 Mitchell Parish, American lyricist (b. 1900)