November 1950 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 2 "Barrier" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • Nov 4 "Barrier" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances
  • Nov 4 "Consul" closes at Barrymore Theater NYC after 269 performances
  • Nov 23 Howard Swanson's "Short Symphony" premieres
  • Nov 24 "Guys & Dolls" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 1200 performances
  • Nov 25 "Tickets, Please" closes at Coronet Theater NYC after 245 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 1 Dan Peek, American rock vocalist and guitarist (America), born in Panama City, Florida (d. 2011)
  • Nov 11 Jim Peterik, rocker (Survivor)
  • Nov 18 Graham Parker, musician (Live Sparks, Mercury Poisoning)
  • Nov 18 Rudy Sarzo, Cuban bass guitarist
  • Nov 20 Gary Green, rocker (Gentle Giant)
  • Nov 21 Livingston Taylor, rocker (I Will be in Love With You), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Nov 21 Stephen Geyer, American film & television songwriter
  • Nov 22 Little Steven, [Van Zandt], Asbury Park NJ, rocker (Born to Run)
  • Nov 22 [Ma]Tina Weymouth, rock bassist (Talking Heads-& She Was), born in Coronado, California
  • Nov 22 Art Sullivan, Belgian singer
  • Nov 23 Cecil Hooker, rocker (Snuff)
  • Nov 30 Greg Gordon, rock vocalist (Boys Band)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 19 Thomas Wood, English composer, dies at 57
  • Nov 20 Francesco Cilea, Italian composer ( Adriana Lecouvreur), dies at 84