Deaths in Music on March 14

  • 1760 Anton Filtz [Fils], German composer, dies at 26
  • 1768 Vigilio Blasio Faitello, Italian composer, dies at 58
  • 1801 Christian Friedrich Penzel, composer, dies at 63
  • 1861 Abraham Louis Niedermeyer, composer, dies at 58
  • 1944 Pavel Grigor'yevich, composer, dies at 66
  • 1954 Ludomir Michal Rogowski, composer, dies at 72
  • 1958 Eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/critic/composer, dies at 64
  • 1973 Rafael Godoy, Colombian composer (b. 1907)
  • 1977 Gyula David, Hungarian composer (Viola Concerto) and violinist, dies at 63
  • 1982 Kirill Vladimirovich Molchanov, composer, dies at 59
  • 1986 Benno Ammann, composer, dies at 81
  • 1986 Jozef Kresanek, composer, dies at 73
  • 1991 Howard Ashman, song writer (Under the Sea), dies of AIDs at 40
  • 1991 Doc Pomus [Jerome Solon Felder], American blues singer and songwriter ("Save Last Dance for Me"), dies at 65
  • 1995 Gerard Thomas Victory, composer, dies at 73
  • 2009 Alain Bashung, French singer, songwriter, comedian and actor. (b. 1947)
  • 2013 Jack Greene, American country artist, dies from complications from Alzheimer's disease at 83
  • 2016 Peter Maxwell Davies, British composer (Prolation, Taverner), dies at 81