Deaths in Music in May 2007

  • May 3 Ellsworth Milburn, American composer and educator (Menil Antiphons), dies of complications from pneumonia at 69
  • May 6 Đorđe Novković, Croatian songwriter (b. 1943)
  • May 9 Jacob Gilboa [Erwin Goldberg], Israeli composer, dies at 87
  • May 18 Yoyoy Villame, Philippine novelty singer and movie actor (b. 1932)
  • May 26 J Edward Oliver, cartoonist and composer (b. 1942)
  • May 27 Izumi Sakai, Japanese singer (b. 1967)