On This Day

June 4, 1988 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • 42nd Tony Awards: "M Butterfly" and "Phantom of the Opera" win
  • Revival of John Kander and Fred Ebb's "Cabaret" closes at Imperial Theater, NYC, after 262 performances

Deaths in Music

  • Allan Reuss, American jazz, big band, and session guitarist (Benny Goodman; Glenn Miller; Mildred Bailey), dies at 72
1988 in Music