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September 20, 1938 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Music

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Dmitri Shostakovich's Suite for jazz orchestra, premieres

Birthdays in Music

  • Eric Gale, American jazz guitarist (Negril, Stuff), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1994)
  • Jane Manning, English soprano, born in Norwich
1938 in Music