On This Day

November 1995 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Nov 1 "Tempest" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 71 performances
  • Nov 2 "Busker Alley" premieres at St James Theatre, NY
  • Nov 2 "Sacrilege" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 21 performances
  • Nov 4 "Indiscretions" closes at Ethel Barrymore Theater NYC after 221 performances
  • Nov 9 "Danny Gans on Broadway" opens at Neil Simon Theater NYC
  • Nov 15 "Master Class" opens at Golden Theater NYC for 601 performances
  • Nov 19 "Beatle Anthology" premieres on ABC-TV
  • Nov 19 "Sacrilege" closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 21 performances
  • Nov 19 "School for Scandal" opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 23 performances
  • Nov 20 "Beatles' Anthology, Vol 1" released
  • Nov 20 "Racing Demon" opens at Vivian Beaumont Theater NYC for 48 performances
  • Nov 21 New double Beatle CD released with new song "Free as a Bird"
  • Nov 25 "Patti LuPone on Broadway" closes at Walter Kerr NYC after 46 performances
  • Nov 29 "Garden District" closes at Circle in the Sq Theater NYC

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 20 Michael Clifford, Australian musician (5 Seconds of Summer), born in Quakers Hill, Australia

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 3 Isang Yun, Korean-born German composer, dies at 78
  • Nov 3 (Sidney Edward) "Eddie" Pola [Pollacsek], American radio and TV producer, and lyricist ("The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year"; "I Love The Way You Say Goodnight"), dies at 88
  • Nov 4 Marti Caine [Lynne Stringer], British comedienne, singer and television host, dies of lymphatic cancer at 50
  • Nov 7 Jerry Daniels, singer/guitarist, dies at 79
  • Nov 8 Country Dan Dick Montana McLain, singer, dies at 40
  • Nov 11 Kenneth S, Goldstein, American folklorist, enthomusicologist, dies at 68
  • Nov 13 Ralph Hunsecker Blane, American songwriter, dies at 81
  • Nov 14 Eddie Ballantine, American orchestra leader (Don McNeill TV Club), dies at 88
  • Nov 15 Kristian Lundin, record producer, dies at 22
  • Nov 17 Alan Hull, singer/composer, dies at 50
  • Nov 17 Peter John Welding, record producer, dies at 60
  • Nov 18 Ted Sannella, square dance caller, dies of cancer
  • Nov 19 Bruce Trent [William Butters], British singer and actor (The Passing Show, Band Waggon), dies at 83
  • Nov 19 Martha Hill, modern dancer/teacher, dies at 94
  • Nov 19 Shirley Bergeron, singer/guitarist, dies at 62
  • Nov 21 Peter Grant, English rock band manager (Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin), dies of a heart attack at 60
  • Nov 21 Smilin' Jim Eames, singer/songwriter, dies at 71
  • Nov 22 Ambrose Sam, creole accordionist, dies at 76
  • Nov 22 Edna Deane, dancer, choreographer and drama teacher, dies at 90
  • Nov 23 Junior Walker [Autry Mixon, Jr], American tenor saxophonist ("Shotgun"; "(I'm a) Road Runner"), dies of cancer at 64
  • Nov 24 Woytec Lowski [Woiciech Wiesidlowski], Polish dancer and ballet master, dies at 56
  • Nov 26 David Briggs, record producer, dies at 51
  • Nov 30 Randy Walker (AKA Stretch), American musician (b. 1972)