On This Day

March 27, 1996 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music

  • Stage adaptation of Rodgers & Hammerstein's musical "State Fair" opens at Music Box Theater, New York City; runs for 118 performances

Deaths in Music

  • Howie Wyeth, American drummer and pianist (Bob Dylan; Robert Gordon; Christine Lavin), dies of cardiac arrest at 51