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October 20, 1954 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Leigh, Charlap, Styne, Comden and Green's musical "Peter Pan", starring Mary Martin and Cyril Ritchard, opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC; runs for 152 performances

Actress Mary Martin
Mary Martin

Birthdays in Music

  • Günter Müller, German sound artist, improvisor and percussionist
  • Steve Orich, orchestrator
1954 in Music