Deaths in Music in May 1993

  • May 7 Mary Philbin, actress (Phantom of the Opera), dies at 89
  • May 8 Kees Deenik, singer/conductor
  • May 16 Marv Johnson, US soul singer (You Got What it Takes), dies at 54
  • May 22 Mieczyslaw Horszowski, Polish-American pianist, dies at 100 (b. 1892)
  • May 26 Cor de Great, pianist/conductor/composer (Vernissage), dies at 78
  • May 30 Sun Ra [Herman Blount,], US jazz pianist (Solar Arkestra), dies at 79