September 1964 in Music

Events in Music

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

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Sep 11 George Harrison forms Mornyork Ltd music publishing company

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
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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)

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

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
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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

  • Sep 3 Junaid Jamshed, Pakistani singer
  • Sep 8 Joachim Nielsen, Norwegian musician (d. 2000)
  • Sep 11 Victor Wooten, American musician
  • 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, Monticello GA, country singer (Sweetest Gift)
  • 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