Deaths in Music in August 1994

  • Aug 6 Domenico Modugno, Italian singer-songwriter (Volare), dies at 66
  • Aug 10 Bill Baker, singer, dies at 58
  • Aug 12 Gene Cherico, American jazz bassist, dies at 59
  • Aug 18 Gottlob Frick, German opera singer, dies at 88
  • Aug 22 Leo Lerman, actor/manager/critic (Dance Magazine), dies at 80
  • Aug 27 Roberto Goyeneche, [El Polaco], Argentine tango singer (Maria), dies
  • Aug 28 Pieter de Cort, Belgian rock guitarist (Betty Goes Green), dies at 25
  • Aug 31 Artur Balsam, Polish/US pianist, dies at 88
  • Aug 31 Norman "Doc" Jones, bassist, dies at 68