1. 1516-04-06 - [Event] Adrian Willaert installed as singer of cardinal Ippolito I d'Este
  2. 1757-04-06 - [Birth] Alessandro Rolla, composer was born
  3. 1929-04-06 - [Birth] Andre Previn, Berlin Germany, conductor (London Symphony)/pianist was born
  4. 2003-04-06 - [Death] Babatunde Olatunji, Nigerian drummer (b. 1927)
  5. 1953-04-06 - [Birth] Christopher Franke, German musician and composer was born
  6. 1994-04-06 - [Death] Dick Cary, jazz musician, dies at 77
  7. 1944-04-06 - [Birth] Felicity Palmer, British mezzo-soprano was born
  8. 1815-04-06 - [Birth] Friedrich Robert Volkmann, composer was born
  9. 1927-04-06 - [Birth] Gerry Mulligan, British saxophonist/orchestra leader (Jazz on a Summer Day) was born
  10. 1941-04-06 - [Birth] Gheorghe Zamfir, Romanian musician was born
  11. 1987-04-06 - [Event] 22nd Academy of Country Music Awards: Randy Travis & Hank Williams Jr
  12. 1971-04-06 - [Death] Igor Stravinsky, Russian composer (Le Sacre du Printemps), dies of pneumonia at 88
  13. 1931-04-06 - [Birth] Joan Carlyle, British soprano was born
  14. 1660-04-06 - [Birth] Johann Kuhnau, composer was born
  15. 1964-04-06 - [Birth] Johnny Dee, heavy metal drummer (Britny Fox-Boys in Heat, King Kobra) was born
  16. 1936-04-06 - [Birth] Manfred Schoof, composer was born
  17. 1937-04-06 - [Birth] Merle Haggard, Bakersfield California, country singer (Death Valley Days) was born
  18. 1978-04-06 - [Birth] Myleene Klass, British singer was born
  19. 2004-04-06 - [Death] Niki Sullivan, American guitarist (The Crickets) (b. 1937)
  20. 1984-04-06 - [Death] Ral Donner, singer/narrator, dies at 41
  21. 1999-04-06 - [Death] Red Norvo, American jazz vibraphonist (b. 1908)
  22. 1998-04-06 - [Death] Tammy Wynette, American country singer, dies at 55
  23. 1976-04-06 - [Event] 1st quadrophonic movie track: "Ladies & Gentlemen the Rolling Stones"
  24. 1960-04-06 - [Birth] Warren Haynes, Asheville, North Carolina, rock and blues guitarist (The Allman Brothers Band) was born
  25. 1998-04-06 - [Death] Wendy O. Williams, American singer (Plasmatics) (b. 1949)
  26. 1929-04-06 - [Birth] Arthur S Taylor Jr, US drummer/band leader (Taylor's Wailers) was born