March 1998 in Music

Events in Music

  • Mar 1 "Art" opens at Royale Theater NYC
  • Mar 12 "Sound of Music" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC
  • Mar 15 "Cabaret" opens at Club Expo Theater NYC
  • Mar 19 "Ah Wilderness!" opens at Vivian Beaumont theater

Divorces in Music

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Mar 5 Singer Mariah Carey and mugic mogul Tommy Mottola divorce after 2 years of marriage

Singer Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 12 Judge Dread, English reggae musician, dies from a heart attack at 52
  • Mar 17 Bernarr Rainbow, English historian of music education, organist, and choir master, dies at 83
  • Mar 20 George Howard, American jazz saxophone musician
  • Mar 21 Galina Ulanova, Russian prima ballerina assoluta (b. 1910)
  • Mar 30 Ramsay Ames [Phillips], American actress, model and dancer (The Mummy's Ghost, Ali Baba & the 40 Thieves), dies of lung cancer at 79