On This Day in Music

Events in Music

  • 1927 Duke Ellington opens at the Cotton Club in Harlem
  • 1928 Walter Donaldson & Gus Kahn's musical "Whoopee" premieres in NYC
  • 1948 "Magdalena" closes at Ziegfeld Theater, NYC, after 48 performances
  • 1954 "Hit the Trail" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 4 performances
  • 1954 "On Your Toes" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 64 performances
  • 1964 The Beatles release their "Beatles For Sale" album
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