Deaths in Music on February 10

  • 1774 Florian Leopold Gassmann, Bohemian composer, dies at 44
  • 1783 James Nares, composer, dies at 67
  • 1816 Johann Paul Aegidius Martini, composer, dies at 74
  • 1832 Antonio Benedetto Maria Puccini, Italian composer, dies at 84
  • 1876 Johan August Söderman, Swedish composer, dies at 43
  • 1905 Ignacy Krzyzanowski, composer, dies at 78
  • 1917 Emile Pessard, composer, dies at 73
  • 1950 Armen Tigran Tigranyan, Armenian music composer and conductor, dies at 70
  • 1951 Joseph Bovet, composer, dies at 71
  • 1977 Grace Mary Williams, composer, dies at 70
  • 1986 Uncle Art Satherley, British-American record producer (1968 Academy of Country Music Award), dies at 96
  • 1988 Paolo Renosto, Italian composer, dies at 52
  • 1991 Walter Klien, Austrian pianist, dies of cancer at 62
  • 2001 George Holmes Tate, American jazz saxophonist and clarinetist (b. 1913)
  • 2002 Dave Van Ronk, American folk singer/songwriter (b. 1936)
  • 2006 J Dilla, American rapper/producer (b. 1974)
  • 2010 Max Schubel, American composer (Opus One Records), dies at 77