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Today in WMH: A Composer Goes Into a Bar…

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1/22 Today in Weird Music History, 1964. American composer Marc Blitzstein dies on the island of Martinique following a bar fight with 3 Portuguese sailors.

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3 Comments

  1. shoreacres says:

    Lots of interesting and strange details in this fellow’s life, especially his way around union restrictions to pull off a performance. These really are wonderful tidbits!

  2. That’s funny and sad at the same time

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