10 ΙΑΝΟΥΑΡΙΟΥ … ΑΥΤΗ ΤΗΝ ΜΕΡΑ ΣΤΗΝ ΜΟΥΣΙΚΗ !!!!! On This Day in Music for January 10

January 11, 2018
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Αποτέλεσμα εικόνας για On This Day in Music

Events in Music

  • 1833 Felix Mendelssohn’s cantata “Die erste Walpurgisnacht” premieres in Berlin
  • 1928 George Gershwin, Sigmund Romberg and P. G. Wodehouse’s musical “Rosalie” premieres in New York
  • 1932 “Mickey Mouse” & “Silly Symphony” comics syndicated
  • 1938 Eduard van Beinum becomes world’s 1st conductor at Concert Hall
  • 1947 “Finian’s Rainbow” opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 725 performances
  • 1948 “Call Me Mister” closes at National Theater NYC after 734 performances
  • 1953 “My Darlin’ Aida” closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 89 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1957 Baseball Commissioner Ford Frick rules Bing Crosby can keep token stock in the Det Tigers, even though he owns part of Pittsburgh Pirates

Singer and Actor Bing Crosby
Singer and Actor
Bing Crosby

Music release#1 in the Charts

1958 Jerry Lee Lewis‘ “Great Balls of Fire” reaches #1 on the UK pop charts

Country Singer Jerry Lee Lewis
Country Singer
Jerry Lee Lewis
  • 1964 “Introducing the Beatles” released 1st Beatles album released in the US
  • 1971 “Light, Lively & Yiddish” closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 87 performances
  • 1988 “Don’t Get God Started” closes at Longacre Theater NYC after 86 performances
  • 1990 “Les Miserables” opens at Mechanic Theatre, Baltimore
  • 1993 “My Favorite Year” closes at Vivian Beaumont NYC after 37 performances
  • 1993 “Sea Gull” closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 48 performances
  • 1997 “Rehersal” closes at Criterion Theater NYC

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Birthdays in Music

  • 1683 Gasparo Visconti, Italian composer and violinist, born in Cremona (d. about 1713)
  • 1701 Johann Caspar Simon, composer
  • 1760 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer
  • 1766 Louis Massonneau, composer
  • 1854 Heinrich Köselitz [Peter Gast], German composer, born in Annaberg(d. 1918)
  • 1884 James Philip Dunn, composer
  • 1886 Jose Antonio de Donostia, composer
  • 1888 Emile van Bosch, Dutch revue/operetta-artist (Fair Folks)
  • 1897 Albert Moeschinger, composer
  • 1901 Pauline Starke, American actress (Dante’s Inferno, Dance Magic), born in Joplin, Missouri (d. 1977)
  • 1903 Jean Morel, Abbeville France, conductor
  • 1904 Jesus Garcia Leoz, composer
  • 1904 Ray Bolger, American actor and dancer (Wizard of Oz), born in Dorchester, Massachusetts (d. 1987)
  • 1909 Rudolf Kubin, composer
  • 1910 Jean Martinon, Lyons France, conductor/composer
  • 1915 Dean Dixon, Zug Switzerland, conductor
  • 1917 Jerry Wexler, music producer (Aretha Franklin/Bob Dylan)
  • 1924 Ludmilla Chiraeff, ballet dancer
  • 1924 Maxwell Roach, Jazz drummer, born in Newland, North Carolina
  • 1927 Gisele MacKenzie, Winnipeg Manitoba, singer/actress (Your Hit Parade)
  • 1927 Johnnie Ray, American pop singer (Cry), born in Dallas, Oregon (d. 1990)
  • 1928 Wallace Berry, composer
  • 1929 Derek Hammond-Stroud, English operatic baritone
  • 1930 Byron “Wild Child” Gipson, blues singer
  • 1933 Akira Miyoshi, composer
  • 1935 Georg Katzer, composer
  • 1935 Sherrill Milnes, Hinsdale Illinois, baritone
  • 1935 Ronnie Hawkins, American musician
  • 1939 Scott McKenzie, American singer (‘San Francisco;), (d. 2012)
  • 1942 Jim Croce, rock vocalist (Time in a Bottle) (d. 1973), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1944 Frank Sinatra Jr, American singer/bandleader (Golddigers), born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 2016)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1945 Rod Stewart, British singer (Maggie Mae, Do You Think I’m Sexy), born in London, England

Singer Rod Stewart
Singer
Rod Stewart
  • 1946 Bob Lang, rock bassist (Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders)
  • 1948 Cyril Neville, US singer and percussionist (Neville Brothers), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1948 Donald Fagen, rock vocalist/keyboardist (Steely Dan-Peg), born in Passaic, New Jersey

Singer Donald Fagen
Singer
Donald Fagen
  • 1948 Mischa Maisky, Latvian cellist
  • 1952 Scott Thurston, keyboardist/guitarist (Motels-Only the Lonely)
  • 1953 Pat Benatar, [Andrezejewski], American singer (Hell Is for Children), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1955 Luci Martin, rocker vocalist (Chic)
  • 1955 Michael Schenker, German rock guitarist (MSG-Coming on Strong, Scorpions), born in Sarstedt, Germany
  • 1956 Shawn Colvin, American country folk singer-songwriter (Sunny Came Home), born in Vermillion, South Dakota
  • 1959 Don Letts, rocker (Big Audio Dynamite)
  • 1959 Kirk & Curtwood, musician (Meat Puppets)
  • 1960 Samira Said, Moroccan singer
  • 1961 Nadja Salerni-Sonnenberg, concert violinist, born in Rome, Italy
  • 1964 Brad Roberts, Canadian singer (Crash Test Dummies)
  • 1965 Nathan, rocker (Brother Beyond-Can You Keep a Secret)
  • 1967 Micky Michelle, [Ingrid Hankers], Dutch dancer (Josephine, Sound of Motown)
  • 1969 Doug E Doug, rapper/comedian (Operation Dumbo Drop, Jungle Fever)
  • 1974 Akari Kaida, Japanese composer
  • 1975 Shannon Kavanaugh, rocker (Ivory Soul), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1978 Brent Smith, American singer (Shinedown)
  • 1979 Chris H E Smith, [Daddy Mack], rapper (Kris Kross-Warm it Up), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1981 Brian Joo, Korean-American singer

Weddings in Music

 

HeartWedding of Interest

2009 “The Black Eyed Peas” singer fergie (33) weds actor Josh Duhamel (36) at Church Estate Vineyards in Malibu, California

 

Divorces in Music

 

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1981 Singer James Brown (47) divorces Deidre Jenkins after 10 years of marriage

Singer James Brown
Singer
James Brown

 

Deaths in Music

  • 1780 Francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist/composer, dies at 82
  • 1792 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60
  • 1800 Johan Wikmanson, composer, dies at 46
  • 1833 Antoinio da Silva Leite, composer, dies at 73
  • 1876 Charles EH de Coussemaker, Belgian musicologist/historian, dies at 70
  • 1889 Martin Andreas Udbye, composer, dies at 68
  • 1892 Heinrich Ludwig Egmont Dorn, composer, dies at 91
  • 1895 Benjamin Louis Paul Godard, composer, dies at 45
  • 1905 Kārlis Baumanis, Latvian composer (b. 1835)
  • 1939 Julius Bittner, Austria composer (Missa Austriaca), dies at 64
  • 1941 Frank Bridge, English violinist/composer (Sea), dies at 61
  • 1951 Athos Palma, Argentine composer, dies at 59
  • 1953 Theo Mackeben, German pianist/composer (Golden Cage), dies at 56
  • 1954 Fred Raymond, composer, dies at 53
  • 1963 Tadeusz Szeligowski, Polish composer (The Peacock and the Girl), dies at 66
  • 1967 Vilem Petrzelka, composer, dies at 77
  • 1968 Josue Teofilo Wilkes, composer, dies at 85
  • 1968 Louis-Francois-Marie Aubert, French composer (La Momie), dies at 90
  • 1969 John Brownlee, Australian tenor (b. 1900)
  • 1972 Al Goodman, Russian/US orchestra leader (NBC Comedy Hour), dies at 81
  • 1972 Sverre Jordan, Norwegian composer, orchestra conductor and pianist (Norwegian Rapsody), dies at 82
  • 1976 Chester Arthur Burnett, US blues pianist/harmonica player, dies at 65
  • 1976 Howlin’ Wolf, singer/guitarist, dies following brain surgery at 65
  • 1978 Don Gillis, American composer (b. 1912)
  • 1982 Lazar Weiner, Russian-born American composer, dies at 84
  • 1985 Anton Karas, Austrian zither player and composer (b. 1906)
  • 1986 Joe Farrell, American jazz saxophonist, dies at 48
  • 1987 Marion Hutton, American singer (Glenn Miller Orchestra) and actress, dies at 67
  • 1997 Alvinio Misciano, Italian tenor, killed in a fall from a window
  • 1999 Frank Parker, American singer (Arthur Godfrey Show, Masquerade Party), dies at 95
  • 2005 Margherita Carosio, Italian soprano (b. 1908)
  • 2010 Mano Solo [Emmanuel Cabut], French singer, dies from multiple aneurisms at 46
  • 2011 Margaret Whiting, American singer (b. 1924)
  • 2011 Bosko Petrovic, Croatian jazz musician, founder of the Zagreb Jazz Quartet, dies at 75

Person of interestPerson of Interest

2016 David Bowie [Jones], English singer-songwriter (Major Tom, Ziggy Stardust), dies of cancer at 69

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
Singer-Songwriter
David Bowie
  • 2017 Buddy Greco, American jazz singer (Away We Go, Broadway Open House), dies at 90

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