Deaths in Music in April 2001

  • Apr 1 Trinh Cong Son, Vietnamese composer (b. 1939)
  • Apr 6 Charles Pettigrew, American singer (b. 1963)
  • Apr 11 Sandy Bull, American musician (b. 1941)
  • Apr 11 Harry Secombe, Welsh actor, comedian, singer and goon (The Goon Show, Oliver!), dies of cancer at 79
  • Apr 15 Joey Ramone, American musician and singer (The Ramones) (b. 1951)
  • Apr 20 Maria Karnilova, American dancer and actress (Fiddler on the Roof, Ivan the Terrible), dies at 80
  • Apr 20 Giuseppe Sinopoli, Italian conductor and composer (Sunnyata), dies at 54
  • Apr 21 David Hollestelle, Dutch baritone (Great-Broadcast chorus), dies at 84
  • Apr 24 Al Hibbler, American singer (Unchained Melody), dies at 85