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Index to music necrology : 1983 necrology
Notes (Music Library Association), 1984, p. 754


The above item has biographical information on:

  Adam, Claus (b. 1917 d. 1983)   cello, composer
  Amfiteatrov, Daniele Alexandrovich (b. 1901 d. 1983)   composer, conductor
  Antonini, Alfredo (b. 1901 d. 1983)   composer, conductor
  Assaly, Edmund Phillip (b. 1920 d. 1983)   music director, piano
  Auric, Georges (b. 1899 d. 1983)   composer, piano
  Bajev, Christo (b. 1922 d. 1983)   tenor
  Barrett, Sweet Emma [Emma] (b. 1897 d. 1983)   jazz piano, singer
  Berberian, Cathy (b. 1928 d. 1983)   interprete, mezzo-soprano
  Blake, Eubie [James Hubert] (b. 1883 d. 1983)   cast, composer
  Bloch, Alexander (b. 1881 d. 1983)   violin, teacher
  Bon, Willem Frederick (b. 1940 d. 1983)   composer, conductor
  Boult, Adrian (Cedric) (b. 1889 d. 1983)   conductor
  Bovy, Vina (b. 1900 d. 1983)   soprano, vocals
  Boyer, Lucienne [Emilienne-Henriette] (b. 1903 d. 1983)   cabaret singer, cast
  Brainard, Jerry (d. 1983)   organ, harp
  Broecheler, Casper (b. 1910 d. 1983 a. 1938)   baritone, Sanger
  Bryant, Hazel (d. 1983)   singer, theater producer
  Burns, George (d. 1983)   composer
  Calusio, Ferruccio (b. 1889 d. 1983)   direttore d'orchestra, maestro del coro
  Castagna, Bruna (b. 1905 d. 1983)   contralto, mezzo-soprano
  Castagnone, Riccardo (b. 1906 d. 1983)   cembalo, harpsichord
  Chamlee, Ruth Miller (d. 1983)   soprano
  Coates, Edith (Mary) (b. 1908 d. 1983)   mezzo-soprano
  Coker, Charles Mitchell (b. 1927 d. 1983)   jazz piano, saxophone
  Cornford, Robert (d. 1983)   composer, conductor
  Costa, Don (b. 1925 d. 1983)   conductor, composer
  Cravi-Bozza, Mina (b. 1922 d. 1983)   lyric soprano
  Davis, Johnny "Scat" (b. 1915 d. 1983)   scat singer, trumpet
  Dietz, Howard (b. 1896 d. 1983)   director, librettist
  Dupage, Richard Porter (b. 1908 d. 1983)   composer, radio arranger
  Egk, Werner (b. 1901 d. 1983)   composer, conductor
  Ewell, Don [Donald Tyson] (b. 1916 d. 1983)   jazz piano, piano
  Ferenczy, Gyorgy (b. 1902 d. 1983)   piano
  Fine, Hyman (d. 1983)   stage show and silent movie conductor, brother of
  Fradkin, Philip (d. 1983)   music director, piano
  Franc, Tugomir (b. 1935 d. 1983)   bass, Sanger
  Fury, Billy (b. 1941 d. 1983)   singer
  Galbraith, Barry [Joseph Barry] (b. 1919 d. 1983)   guitar, jazz guitar
  Garton, Joseph (d. 1983)   viola da gamba
  Gershwin, Ira (b. 1896 d. 1983)   author, composer
  Ginastera, Alberto Evaristo (b. 1916)   composer, musicisti
  Glenn, Carroll (b. 1918 d. 1983)   violin
  Gosdin, Equen Manuel [Rex] (d. 1983)   writer
  Gramm, Donald (John) (b. 1927 d. 1983)   bass-baritone, vocals
  Hager, Paul (d. 1983)   administrator, opera producer
  Hanks, Nancy (d. 1983)   arts administrator
  Hartman, Johnny [John Maurice] (b. 1923 d. 1983)   jazz singer, vocals
  Hemsley, Gilbert (d. 1983)   opera lighting director and expert
  Herbert, Mort (b. 1925 d. 1983)   bass (instrument), bass
  Herzog, George (b. 1901 d. 1983)   ethnomusicologist
  Hines, Fatha [Earl Kenneth] (b. 1903 d. 1983)   piano, bandleader
  Hoffmann, Adolf (d. 1983)   musicologist, editor
  Hollister, Carroll (b. 1901 d. 1983)   piano, accompanist
  Horne, William (d. 1983)   tenor
  Howells, Herbert (Norman) (b. 1892 d. 1983)   composer, teacher
  Hutto, J.B. (b. 1926 d. 1983)   drummer, blues guitar
  Jackson, Graham Washington (b. 1903 d. 1983)   us navy accordionist, Georgia's state musician
  Jackson, Preston (b. 1902 d. 1983)   jazz trombone, trombone
  Jacobs, Paul (b. 1930 d. 1983)   piano, harpsichord
  James, Harry Haag (b. 1916 d. 1983)   composer, flute
  Kadosa, Pal (b. 1903 d. 1983)   composer, compositore
  Kahn, Grace Leboy (b. 1890 d. 1983)   composer, popular pianist
  Kaper, Bronsilaw (b. 1902 d. 1983)   film composer
  Krombholc, Jaroslav (b. 1918 d. 1983)   conductor, Dirigent
  Kullman, Charles (b. 1903 d. 1983)   Sanger, tenor
  Lamphere, George (d. 1983)   organ, choral director
  Landauer, Walter (b. 1909 d. 1983)   piano
  Lawrence, Martin (b. 1909 d. 1983)   bass, guitar
  Lawrence, Michael Stephen (b. 1945 d. 1983)   composer, flugel horn
  Leigh, Carolyn (b. 1926 d. 1983)   librettist, lyricist
  Lewis, Anthony (Carey) (b. 1915 d. 1983)   musicologist, conductor
  Liberace, George J. (b. 1911 d. 1983)   piano, violin
  Lissmann, Kurt (b. 1902 d. 1983)   composer, conductor
  Lowens, Irving (b. 1916 d. 1983)   critic, music historian
  Lutyens, Elisabeth [Agnes Elisabeth] (b. 1906 d. 1983)   composer
  Mann, Paul (b. 1910 d. 1983)   popular pianist, composer
  Markevitch, Igor (b. 1912 d. 1983)   composer, compositeur
  Marshall, Sterling (d. 1983)   organ
  Martin, Freddy (b. 1906 d. 1983)   alto sax, bandleader
  McCurdy, Alexander (b. 1905 d. 1983)   organ
  Mennin, Peter (b. 1923 d. 1983)   composer, teacher
  Miedel, Rainer (b. 1937 d. 1983)   conductor, Dirigent
  Moross, Jerome (b. 1913 d. 1983)   Broadway and film composer, composer
  Mosse, Sandy [Sanford] (b. 1929 d. 1983)   tenor saxophone
  Muddy Waters (b. 1915 d. 1983)   blues singer, vocals
  Mundy, Jimmy [James] (b. 1907 d. 1983)   arranger, tenor sax
  Nestler, Gerhard (b. 1900 d. 1983)   Kapellmeister, musicologist
  Neumayer, Fritz (b. 1900 d. 1983)   composer
  Osthoff, Helmuth (b. 1896 d. 1983)   musicologist
  Pasero, Tancredi (b. 1893 d. 1983)   bass, basso
  Perry, Lawrence (d. 1983)   choral director, music educator
  Pierce, Norman (d. 1983)   record collector, record dealer
  Piscitello, Charles (d. 1983)   drummer
  Plamenac, Dragan (b. 1895 d. 1983)   musicologist
  Rampal, Joseph (d. 1983)   flute, father of Jean-Pierre Rampai
  Reder, Philip (d. 1983)   piano
  Reid, William Watkins (d. 1983)   composer
  Reisenberg, Nadia (b. 1904 d. 1983)   piano
  Rogers, Herbert (d. 1983)   piano
  Rossi, Tino (b. 1907 d. 1983)   chanteur, tenor
  Royal, Ernie [Ernest Andrew] (b. 1921 d. 1983)   trumpet
  Schellenberg, Arno (b. 1903 d. 1983)   baritone, Sanger
  Schommer, Cyril (d. 1983)   violin
  Shapiro, Nat [Nathaniel M.] (b. 1922 d. 1983)   writer, record producer
  Sittner, Emmie (d. 1983)   Stimmbildung, teacher
  Sohngen, Oskar (b. 1900 d. 1983)   theologian, musicologist
  Spinelli, Gianfranco (b. 1928 d. 1983)   organ, composer
  Sprongl, Norbert (b. 1892 d. 1983)   composer
  Sternberg, Samuel (d. 1983)   bass
  Stevens, Bernard (George) (b. 1916 d. 1983)   composer
  Swartz, Berton [Buddy Savitt] (d. 1983)   saxophone
  Sykes, Roosevelt (b. 1906 d. 1983)   blues singer, piano
  Tailleferre, Germaine (b. 1892 d. 1983)   composer
  Thorpe Davie, Cedric (b. 1913 d. 1983)   composer
  Townsend, Paul W. (d. 1983)   organ, choral director
  Travis, Merle (Robert) (b. 1917 d. 1983)   country music singer, guitar
  Vivier, Claude (b. 1948 d. 1983)   composer
  Wallenstein, Alfred (Franz) (b. 1898 d. 1983)   cello, conductor
  Walton, William (Turner) (b. 1902 d. 1983)   composer, compositore
  Ward, David (b. 1922 d. 1983)   baritone, bass
  Williams, Franc [Francis] (b. 1910 d. 1983)   trumpet
  Winding, Kai (b. 1922 d. 1983)   jazz trombone, trombone
  Winternitz, Emanuel (b. 1898 d. 1983)   musicologist
  Wyk, Arnold van [Arnoldus Christian Vlok van] (b. 1916 d. 1983)   composer, piano
  Wynne, David (b. 1900 d. 1983)   composer
  Zetlin, Emanuel Roman (b. 1900 d. 1983)   violin

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