1. 1942-04-19 - [Birth] Alan Price, England, rock keyboardist (Animals-House of the Rising Sun) was born
  2. 1785-04-19 - [Birth] Alexandre Pierre Francois Boely, composer was born
  3. 1928-04-19 - [Birth] Alexis Korner, Paris, musician (Blues Inc-Bootleg Him) was born
  4. 1967-04-19 - [Birth] Dar Williams, American musician and songwriter was born
  5. 1934-04-19 - [Birth] Dickie Goodman, parody singer (Flying Saucer) was born
  6. 1997-04-19 - [Death] El Duce, American singer and drummer (The Mentors) (b. 1958)
  7. 1981-04-19 - [Death] Ernst Levy, composer, dies at 85
  8. 1940-04-19 - [Birth] Genya Ravan, American vocalist (Goldie & the Gingerbreads, Ten Wheel Drive) was born
  9. 1892-04-19 - [Birth] Germaine Tailleferre, [Les Six], Pau-St-Maur France, composer was born
  10. 1715-04-19 - [Birth] James Nares, composer was born
  11. 1917-04-19 - [Birth] Johnny Hoes, Dutch musician/producer (Wished I'd stayed with my Mom) was born
  12. 1938-04-19 - [Birth] Jonathan Tunick, composer was born
  13. 1894-04-19 - [Event] Jules Massenet's opera "Werther," premieres in NYC
  14. 1994-04-19 - [Death] Larry Davis, blues Singer/Guitarist, dies at 57
  15. 2012-04-19 - [Event] Levon Helm, American rock musician, dies from throat cancer at 71
  16. 1970-04-19 - [Birth] Luis Miguel, Vera Cruz Mexico, spanish singer was born
  17. 1868-04-19 - [Birth] Max Von Schillings, German composer/conductor (Der Pfeifertag) was born
  18. 1943-04-19 - [Birth] Mike Kelly, rocker (Duprees) was born
  19. 1947-04-19 - [Birth] Murray Perahia, NYC, pianist (Avery Fischer Prize-1975, Grammy 1988) was born
  20. 1965-04-19 - [Birth] Natalie Dessay, French soprano was born
  21. 2005-04-19 - [Death] Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Danish jazz bassist (b. 1946)
  22. 1968-04-19 - [Birth] Pascal Kleiman, Spanish DJ, producer, musician was born
  23. 1945-04-19 - [Event] Rodgers & Hammerstein musical "Carousel" opens on Broadway
  24. 1941-04-19 - [Birth] Roberto Carlos, Brazilian singer was born
  25. 1936-04-19 - [Birth] Ruby Johnson, US singer (I'll Run Your Hurt Away) was born
  26. 1876-04-19 - [Death] Samuel Sebastian Wesley, composer, dies at 65
  27. 1660-04-19 - [Birth] Sebastian Duron, composer was born
  28. 1858-04-19 - [Birth] Siegfried Ochs, composer was born
  29. 1629-04-19 - [Death] Sigismondo d'India, Italian composer
  30. 1950-04-19 - [Death] Tyrwhitt-Wilson, 14th baron Berners/composer, dies at 66
  31. 1966-04-19 - [Birth] Véronique Gens, French soprano was born
  32. 1981-04-19 - [Event] William Finn's musical "March of Falsettos," premieres in NYC
  33. 1645-04-19 - [Death] William Smith, composer, dies at 42
  34. 1919-04-19 - [Event] Opera "Monsieur Beaucaire" is produced (London)
  35. 1877-04-19 - [Event] Opera "Les Cloches de Cornerville" is produced (Paris)
  36. 1964-04-19 - [Event] Roger Sessions' opera "Montezuma" premieres in West-Berlin