March 1983 in Music

Events in Music

  • Mar 6 "On Your Toes" opens at Virginia Theater NYC for 505 performances
  • Mar 13 Peter Stone's musical "Woman of the Year" closes at Palace Theater NYC after 770 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 1 Elan Sara DeFan, Mexican singer-songwriter
  • Mar 9 Maite Perroni [Beorlegui], Mexican actress and singer in the Latin pop group RBD, born in Mexico City

Person of interestCarrie Underwood

Mar 10 Carrie Underwood, American country singer, born in Muskogee, Oklahoma

  • Mar 10 Che'Nelle, Malaysian Australian Singer
  • Mar 14 Jordan Taylor Hanson, American pop singer (Hanson-MMMMbop), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Mar 19 Ana Rezende, Brazilian film director and musician (CSS)
  • Mar 29 Luiza Sá, Brazilian musician
  • Mar 30 Scott Moffatt, Canadian singer and songwriter
  • Mar 30 Hebe Tian, Taiwanese singer (S.H.E)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 7 Igor Markevich, composer, dies at 70
  • Mar 8 William T Walton, English composer (Belhazzar's feast), dies at 80
  • Mar 23 David Wynne, Welsh composer (Owain ab Urien), dies at 82
  • Mar 27 Janis Ivanovs, Latvian composer, dies at 76