Deaths in Music in July 2008

  • Jul 1 Mel Galley, English guitarist (b. 1948)
  • Jul 2 Natasha Shneider, Russian-born musician (b. 1956)
  • Jul 3 Oliver Schroer, Canadian fiddler and composer (b. 1956)
  • Jul 6 Bobby Durham, American jazz drummer (b. 1937)
  • Jul 16 Jo Stafford, American singer of traditional pop music (b. 1917)
  • Jul 20 Artie Traum, American guitarist (b. 1943)
  • Jul 24 Norman Dello Joio, American composer (b. 1913)
  • Jul 27 Horst Stein, German conductor (b. 1928)
  • Jul 28 Susan Tamim, Lebanese singer and actress, murdered (b. 1977)
  • Jul 29 Ishmeet Singh Sodhi, Indian Playback Singer (b. 1989)