Deaths in Music in June 1996

  • Jun 1 Don Grolnick, jazz musician, dies at 48
  • Jun 9 Walter Pardon, carpenter/traditional singer, dies at 81
  • Jun 11 Ulysses Dove, dancer/choreographer, dies at 49
  • Jun 14 Thomas Edward Montgomery, drummer, dies at 73

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Jun 15 Ella Fitzgerald, singer, dies at 78

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  • Jun 15 Helen Sinclair Glatz, musician, dies at 88
  • Jun 19 Alan Ande Anderson, opera director, dies at 78
  • Jun 19 Vivian Ellis, composer, dies at 91
  • Jun 20 Jim Ellison, American musician (Material Issue), commits suicide at 32
  • Jun 22 Arthur "T-Boy" Ross, American songwriter, brother of Diana, found murdered at 47
  • Jun 28 Willard F. McMurry, musician, dies at 89
  • Jun 30 Jef Maes, Belgian composer and violinist, dies at 91