Deaths in Music on May 13

  • 1732 Theodor Schwartzkopff, German composer, dies at 72
  • 1787 Johann Michael Malzat, composer, dies at 38
  • 1793 Martin Gerbert, German composer, music historian and abbot, dies at 72
  • 1812 Johann Matthias Sperger, composer, dies at 62
  • 1873 Kaspar Masek, composer, dies at 79
  • 1892 Jean Alexander Ferdinand Poise, composer, dies at 63
  • 1931 Josif Marinkovic, composer, dies at 79
  • 1942 Hyam Greenbaum, composer, dies at 41
  • 1945 Tubby Hall, American musician (b. 1895)
  • 1971 Valerian Mikhaylovich Bogdanov-Berezovsky, Russian composer, dies 67
  • 1981 Carl Weinrich, composer, dies at 76
  • 1982 Kara Abulfazogli Karayev, composer, dies at 64
  • 1982 Renzo Rossellini, Italian composer, dies at 74
  • 1988 Chet Baker, jazz trumpeter, fell to death out of a hotel window at 59
  • 1991 James "Jimmy" McPartland, American cornetist and musician (Magic Horn), dies of cancer at 83
  • 1992 Floyd Arceneaux, trumpeter, dies at 58
  • 2005 Eddie Barclay, French record producer (b. 1921)
  • 2006 Johnnie Wilder, Jr., American singer (b. 1949)
  • 2011 Bruce Ricker, American jazz and blues documentarian (b. 1942)
  • 2012 Donald "Duck" Dunn, American bassist, dies at 70