Classical music: On Friday the Thirteenth, can you name the 13 most bizarre and unlucky deaths of classical composers?


The Well-Tempered Ear

By Jacob Stockinger

Here’s a timely little quiz for today, Friday the Thirteenth, and it legendary status as a Day of Bad Luck.

Can you name 13 composers of classical music who died bizarre or unlucky deaths?

Here is a link to the answers with pictures, detailed stories and video clips of performances of their music:

http://www.limelightmagazine.com.au/Article/296833,the-13-strangest-composer-deaths-in-classical-music.aspx?utm_source=feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=Limelight+All+Articles+feed

Good luck and enjoy.

And let The Ear know if you know of any others who should be on the list.

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