Deaths in Music in December 1995

  • Dec 6 [Schaff] Claire Polin, composer, dies at 69
  • Dec 10 Darren Robinson, singer, dies at 28
  • Dec 11 Arthur Mullard, English actor, comedian and singer (Romany Jones), dies at 82
  • Dec 11 John Heawood, actor singer/choreographer (Pleasure Garden), dies at 75
  • Dec 12 Mary Bruce, American tap dance teacher, dies at 95
  • Dec 13 Nancy LaMott, American singer, dies of cancer at 43
  • Dec 14 Don Anthony, bandleader/songwriter, dies at 85
  • Dec 15 James Geoffrey Cutcliffe Hepburn, tap-dancer/socialist, dies at 88
  • Dec 16 Nina Verchinina, dancer choreographer/teacher, dies at 85
  • Dec 18 Brian Brockless, English organist (b. 1926)
  • Dec 25 Dean Martin [Dino Paul Crocetti], American singer and actor (Martin and Lewis, The Dean Martin Show), dies at 78
  • Dec 25 Nikolai [Nicolas Leonidovich] Slonimsky, musicologist, dies at 101
  • Dec 27 Shura Cherkassky, pianist, dies at 86