November 1993 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 4 "Timon of Athens" opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 37 performances

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Nov 4 Elton John awarded $518,700 from Sunday Mirror for a false report on his diet

Singer Elton John
Elton John
  • Nov 9 "Cinderella" opens at New York State Theater NYC for 14 performances
  • Nov 10 "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 223 performances
  • Nov 14 "Kentucky Cycle" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 34 performances
  • Nov 14 "Twilight of the Golds" closes at Booth Theater NYC after 29 performances
  • Nov 16 "Any Given Day" opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 32 performances
  • Nov 17 "Grand Night For Singing" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 52 performances
  • Nov 18 Pearl Jam lead singer Eddie Vedder arrested for public drunkiness
  • Nov 21 "Cinderella" closes at New York State Theater NYC after 14 performances

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Nov 21 "Cyrano - The Musical" opens at Neil Simon Theater NYC for 137 performances

Playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon
Playwright and screenwriter
Neil Simon
  • Nov 22 "Laughter on the 23rd Floor" opens at Richard Rodgers NYC for 320 perf
  • Nov 23 "Angels in America-Perestroika" opens at Walter Kerr NYC for 216 performances
  • Nov 28 "Gray's Anatomy" opens at Beaumont Theater NYC for 13 performances
  • Nov 28 "Mixed Emotions" closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 48 performances
  • Nov 29 "Abe Lincoln in Illinois" opens at Beaumont Theater NYC for 40 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 4 Jonathan Ric Ocasek, son of rocker Ric & model Paulina Porizkova
  • Nov 15 Saaya Irie, Japanese Actress, singer
  • Nov 30 Yuuri Chinen, Japanese singer

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 3 Leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor, dies at 97
  • Nov 7 Adelaide Hall, US jazz singer (Cotton Club), dies at 92
  • Nov 9 Stanley Myers, English movie composer (The Deer Hunter), dies at 63
  • Nov 11 Erskine Hawkins, US trumpeter/composer (After Hours), dies at 79
  • Nov 16 Lucia Popp, Czech/Austria soprano (Vienna Opera), dies at 54
  • Nov 23 Tatiana Nikolajeva, Russian pianist (Bach), dies at 69
  • Nov 24 Albert Collins, blues guitarist (Don't Lose Your Cool), dies at 61
  • Nov 27 Jerry Hunt, American composer, commits suicide at 49
  • Nov 28 Jerry Edmonton, Canadian drummer (Steppenwolf) (b. 1946)
  • Nov 30 David Houston, American country music singer (Almost Persuaded), dies at 57