Deaths in Music on November 9

  • 1754 Johann Christoph Fravenholtz, composer, dies at 70
  • 1766 Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer, Dutch composer, dies at 74
  • 1801 Carl Philipp Stamitz, composer, dies at 56
  • 1829 Jean Xavier Lefevre, composer, dies at 66
  • 1897 Moritz Heuzenroeder, composer, dies at 48
  • 1911 Edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50
  • 1927 Ole Olsen, Norwegian composer, dies at 77
  • 1951 Resurreccion Maria de Azkue, composer, dies at 87
  • 1951 Sigmund Romberg, Hungarian/US composer (Blossom Time), dies at 64
  • 1959 Frederick Preston Search, composer, dies at 70
  • 1968 Jan Johansson, composer, dies at 37
  • 1974 Egon Joseph Wellesz, Austrian composer/musicologist, dies at 89
  • 1978 Otto Siegl, Austrian composer, dies at 82
  • 1993 Stanley Myers, English movie composer (The Deer Hunter), dies at 63
  • 1994 Milton M Shorty Rajonsky Rogers, trumpeter, dies at 70
  • 2015 Andy [Andrew] White, Scottish drummer, drummed on early Beatles records ("Love Me Do" and "P.S. I Love You"), dies at 85
  • 2016 Al Caiola, American guitarist (Bonzanza theme), dies at 96
  • 2017 Fred Cole, American rock artist (The Lollipop Shoppe, Dead Moon, Pierced Arrows), dies from cancer at 69