Deaths in Music on March 30

  • 1764 Pietro Locatelli, Italian violinist and composer, dies at 68
  • 1864 Louis Alexander Balthasar Schindelmeisser, composer, dies 52
  • 1872 Nikolaos Mantzaros, Italian-Greek composer, dies at 76
  • 1875 Marie Moke Pleyel, composer, dies at 63
  • 1884 Hans Hampel, Czech composer, dies at 61
  • 1935 Romanos Hovakimi Melik'yan, composer, dies at 51
  • 1936 Conchita SupervĂ­a, Spanish opera singer (b. 1895)
  • 1945 Karel Moor, Czech composer and conductor, dies at 71
  • 1953 Roderich Mojsisovics-Mojsvar, composer, dies at 75
  • 1960 Joseph Haas, German opera composer (Totenmesse), dies at 81
  • 1963 Alexander Vasil'yevich Gauk, composer, dies at 69
  • 1964 Willem Andriessen, Dutch composer and pianist (Beethoven), dies at 76
  • 1977 Levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer, dies at 88
  • 1977 Abdel Halim Hafez, Egyptian singer and actor (b. 1929)
  • 1978 Larry Young [Khalid Yasin], American jazz musician (Unity), dies at 37 in unclear circumstances
  • 1994 Sid Weiss, American jazz bassist, dies at 79
  • 1995 Paul A Rothchild, record producer, dies at 59
  • 1995 Rozelle Claxton, pianist/arranger, dies at 82
  • 1998 Ramsay Ames [Phillips], American actress, model and dancer (The Mummy's Ghost, Ali Baba & the 40 Thieves), dies of lung cancer at 79
  • 2000 Beryl McBurnie, Trinidadian dancer (Little Carib Theatre), dies at 84
  • 2004 Timi Yuro [Rosemary Timothy Yuro], American singer (Hurt), dies at 63
  • 2005 Emil Dimitrov, Bulgarian singer (b. 1940)
  • 2005 Derrick Plourde, American drummer (b. 1971)
  • 2013 Phil Ramone, South-African born American music producer, dies from an aortic aneurysm at 79
  • 2016 Gianmaria Testa, Italian singer-songwriter, dies of cancer at 57