September 1964 in Music

Events in Music


Music releaseMusic Recording

Sep 10 Rod Stewart records his 1st single "Good Morning Little Schoolgirl"

Singer Rod Stewart
Singer
Rod Stewart

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 11 George Harrison forms Mornyork Ltd music publishing company

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison
  • Sep 15 Beatles play at Public Auditorium in Cleveland
  • Sep 17 Beatles are paid a then record $150,000 for a concert (Kansas)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 17 Mickey Mantle gets hits #1999, 2000 & 2001 & his 450th HR

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle
  • Sep 17 Supremes release "Baby Love"
  • Sep 20 Paramount Theater (NYC) presented the Beatles with Steve & Eydie
  • Sep 22 "Fiddler on the Roof" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 3242 performances
  • Sep 30 "Oh What a Lovely War" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 125 performances

Birthdays in Music


Person of interestKeanu Reeves

Sep 2 Keanu Reeves, Canadian actor (Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, The Matrix), born in Beirut, Lebanon

Actor and Musician Keanu Reeves
Actor and Musician
Keanu Reeves
  • Sep 3 Junaid Jamshed, Pakistani singer
  • Sep 8 Joachim Nielsen, Norwegian musician (d. 2000)
  • Sep 11 Victor Wooten, American bass guitarist, born in Mountain Home, Idaho
  • Sep 15 Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein [Paul Caiafa], American musician, former guitarist for horror punk band The Misfits, born in Lodi, New Jersey
  • Sep 16 David Michael Sabo, rocker (Skid Row-Psycho Love), born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey
  • Sep 19 Trisha Yearwood, American country singer (Sweetest Gift), born in Monticello, Georgia
  • Sep 21 Jorge Drexler, Uruguayan singer and composer
  • Sep 22 Marq Torien, rocker (Bullet Boys-For Love of Money)
  • Sep 23 Koshi Inaba, Japanese singer (B'z)
  • Sep 25 Maria Doyle Kennedy, Irish actress and singer
  • Sep 26 Nicki French, English singer
  • Sep 27 Stephan Jenkins, American singer (Third Eye Blind)
  • Sep 30 Trey Anastasio, American musician (Phish)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 1 George Georgescu, Romanian conductor and composer, dies at 76
  • Sep 3 Joseph Marx, Austrian composer, dies at 82
  • Sep 9 Charles O'Neill, Canadian composer, dies at 82
  • Sep 14 Mary Howe, American composer and pianist (Sand), dies at 82
  • Sep 26 Ida Moore, actress (Mr Music, Johnny Belinda), dies at 82
  • Sep 28 George Dyson, composer, dies at 81