November 1957 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 6 "Rumple" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • Nov 16 "Copper & Brass" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 36 performances
  • Nov 20 Morton Wishengrad's "Rope Dancers" premieres in NYC

Music concertMusic Concert

Nov 22 Miles Davis Quintet debuts a jazz concert at Carnegie Hall in NY

Jazz Musician Miles Davis
Jazz Musician
Miles Davis
  • Nov 30 "Happy Hunting" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 413 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 1 Lyle Lovett, country singer (God Will, Joshua Judges Ruth), born in Klein, Texas
  • Nov 1 Carlos Paião, Portuguese singer (d. 1988)
  • Nov 2 Carter Beauford, American drummer (Dave Matthews Band), born in Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Nov 4 Najee [Jerome Najee Rasheed], American jazz musician, born in New York City
  • Nov 5 Michael "Mike" Score, British rock guitarist (A Flock Of Seagulls), born in Beverly, Yorkshire, England
  • Nov 5 David Moyse, Adelaide Australia, rock vocalist (Air Supply)
  • Nov 6 Siobhán McCarthy, Irish singer and actress (Roisin Connor-Bad Girls), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Nov 6 Lori Singer, American actress (Fame, V, Footloose), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Nov 8 Porl Thompson, British musician (The Cure)
  • Nov 10 Chris Joyce, rocker (Simply Red)
  • Nov 14 Frank Affolter, pianist/writer/composer (If Nobody Does)
  • Nov 15 Kevin Eubanks, bandleader (Tonight Show)
  • Nov 18 Jenny Burton, American rocker (Nobody Loves Me Like You Do), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 19 Ofra Haza, Israeli singer (d. 2000)
  • Nov 20 James Brown, British reggae singer/drummer (UB40-Red Red Wine)
  • Nov 21 Jim Brown, rocker (UB40-Red Red Wine)
  • Nov 22 Sharon Bailey, rocker (Amazulu-Excitable)
  • Nov 23 John "Jellybean" Benitez, music producer
  • Nov 24 Chris Hayes, California, rock guitarist (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • Nov 30 John Ashton, English guitarist (Psychedelic Furs)
  • Nov 30 Richard Barbieri, British keyboardist (Porcupine Tree)
  • Nov 30 Andrew Calhoun, American musician

Weddings in Music


HeartWedding of Interest

Nov 11 Country singer June Carter Cash (28) weds former football player Edwin Nix

Country Singer June Carter Cash
Country Singer
June Carter Cash

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 4 Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer, dies at 78
  • Nov 20 Weldon Hart, American composer, commits suicide at 46
  • Nov 29 Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Austria/US composer (Kathrin), dies at 60
  • Nov 30 Beniamino Gigli, Italian tenor (b. 1890)