August 3, 1974 in Music

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • "Little Night Music" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 601 performances
  • "Words & Music" closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 127 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Guitarist Jeff Baxter quits Steely Dan and joins the Doobie Brothers

Singer Donald Fagen
Donald Fagen

Deaths in Music

  • Erik Darling, American folk musician (Rooftop Singers), dies at 74