Deaths in Music on July 13

  • 1813 Johann Friedrich Peter, composer, dies at 67
  • 1844 Johann Baptist Gansbacher, Austrian composer, dies at 66
  • 1889 Carli Zoeller, German composer, dies at 49
  • 1894 Juventino Rosas, composer, dies at 26
  • 1903 August Reissmann, composer, dies at 77
  • 1923 Asger Hamerik [Hammerich], German(?) composer, dies at 80
  • 1936 Izydor Lotto, composer, dies at 91

Person of interestArnold Schoenberg

1951 Arnold Schoenberg, Austrian composer (Verklärte Nacht) and painter associated with the expressionist movement, dies at 76

Composer and Painter Arnold Schoenberg
Composer and Painter
Arnold Schoenberg
  • 1956 Vladimir Grigor'yevich Zakharov, composer, dies at 54
  • 1958 Karl Erb, German tenor, dies on 81st birthday
  • 1973 Martian Negrea, composer, dies at 80
  • 1976 Max Butting, German composer, dies at 87
  • 1978 Antonio Veretti, composer, dies at 78
  • 1992 Carla van Neste, Belgian violinist, dies at 78
  • 1994 Eddie Boyd, blues vocal/pianist, dies at 79
  • 2003 Compay Segundo, Cuban musician (b. 1907)
  • 2004 Arthur Kane, American musician (New York Dolls), dies from advanced leukemia at 55
  • 2004 Carlos Kleiber, Austrian conductor (b. 1930)
  • 2007 Zdeněk Lukáš, Czech composer, dies at 78
  • 2010 Manohari Singh, Indian saxophonist and part of R.D. Burman's band (b. 1931)
  • 2011 Jerry Ragovoy, American songwriter and producer (Wonderful Dream), dies at 80

Person of interestCory Monteith

2013 Cory Monteith, Canadian actor and musician, dies of heroin and alcohol overdose at 31

Actor & Musician Cory Monteith
Actor & Musician
Cory Monteith