November 1972 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 16 "Dear Oscar" opens at Playhouse Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • Nov 19 "Ambassador" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • Nov 19 "Dear Oscar" closes at Playhouse Theater NYC after 5 performances
  • Nov 25 "Ambassador" closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC after 9 performances
  • Nov 28 "Via Galactica" opens at Uris Theater NYC for 7 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 2 Samantha Janus, British singer and actress (EastEnders), born in Brighton, Sussex, England
  • Nov 13 Shom-Rock, rocker (Young Nation)
  • Nov 13 Takuya Kimura, Japanese singer and actor
  • Nov 14 Edyta G√≥rniak, Polish singer
  • Nov 17 Kimya Dawson, American singer
  • Nov 18 Jessi Alexander, American country music singer/songwriter
  • Nov 21 Rain Phoenix, American singer/actress
  • Nov 23 Kurupt, rapper (Tha Dogg Pound)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 6 Billy Murcia, rocker (New York Dolls), chokes to death at 21
  • Nov 11 Berry Oakley, American rocker (Allman Brothers Band), dies in motorcycle crash at 24
  • Nov 12 Rudolf Friml, Czech/US composer (Bohemian suite), dies at 92
  • Nov 16 Andrey Filippovich Pashchenko, composer, dies at 87
  • Nov 18 Danny Whitten, rocker, dies of a drug overdose
  • Nov 18 Segundo Luis Moreno Andrade, composer, dies at 90
  • Nov 21 Karel Haba, Czech composer and violinist, dies at 74
  • Nov 24 Hall Overton, US composer (Enchanted Pear Tree), dies at 52
  • Nov 28 Gustave Frederic Soderlund, composer, dies at 91
  • Nov 28 Havergal Brian, composer, dies at 96
  • Nov 29 Carl Stalling, American film composer, dies at 81
  • Nov 30 Hans-Erich Apostel, Austrian composer (Kubiniana, Requiem), dies at 71
  • Nov 30 Valentin Ruiz Azner, composer, dies at 70