On This Day

January 26, 1996 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Music

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Musichall Theatre, Duisburg

Deaths in Music

  • Henry Jay Lewis, American double-bassist and conductor (Los Angeles Philharmonic 1948-65), dies of a heart attack at 63
  • Stevie Plunder, Australian musician (b. 1963)
1996 in Music