Deaths in Music on September 29

  • 1902 Iosif Ivanovici, composer, dies
  • 1915 Luther Orlando Emerson, composer, dies at 95
  • 1915 Rudi Stephan, composer, dies at 28
  • 1958 Aarre Merikanto, Finnish composer, dies at 65
  • 1977 Alexander Nikolayevich Tcherepnin, Russian composer, dies at 78
  • 1991 Zapata Jaw, [Nelson Renfrum], Surinamese musician, dies
  • 1992 Paul Jabara, singer/actor (Last Dance), dies of AIDS at 44
  • 1994 Cheb Hasni, Algerian singer, murdered at 26
  • 1994 John Heddle Nash, singer, dies at 68
  • 1995 Seger Pillot Ellis, pianist/vocalist, dies at 91
  • 1997 Robert Arthur Thornbury Campbell, journalist/musician, dies at 55
  • 2006 Jan Werner Danielsen, Norwegian singer (b. 1976)
  • 2015 Phil Woods, American Jazz saxophonist and composer, dies at 83