January 27, 1961 in Music

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Music

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Leontyne Price and Franco Corelli make their debut at the Metropolitan Opera in New York in "Il trovatore", final curtain call lasts 35 mins

Opera Soprano Leontyne Price
Opera Soprano
Leontyne Price

Birthdays in Music

  • Gillian Gilbert, rocker (New Order-Round & Round), born in Manchester, England
  • Margo Timmins, singer (Cowboy Junkies)
  • Martin Degville, rocker (Sigue Sigue Sputnik-Love Missile F-111)
  • Rudi Mauger, rocker (Crew Cuts)