On This Day

November 28, 1949 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Music

  • "Texas, Li'l Darlin'" opens at Mark Hellinger NYC for 293 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Alexander Godunov, Russian composer/dancer (Bolshoi) defected 1979
  • Hugh McKenna, British rock keyboardist (The Sensational Alex Harvey Band), born in Coatsbridge, England (d. 2019)
  • Paul Shaffer, Canadian keyboardist and orchestra leader (SNL, David Letterman), born in Thunder Bay, Ontario
1949 in Music