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April 24, 1946 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music

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One-act ballet "Symphonic Variations" choreographed by Frederick Ashton with music by César Franck danced by Sandler's Wells Ballet debuts at Covent Garden, London

Choreographer Frederick Ashton
Frederick Ashton

Birthdays in Music

  • Bruce Stuart Saylor, American composer, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Dick Rivers [Hervé Forneri], French rock and roll singer and actor, born in Nice, France (d. 2019)
1946 in Music