On This Day

August 26, 2006 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

David Gilmour performs with his band and the Polish Baltic Philharmonic Orchestra before a crowd of 50,000 at Gdańsk Shipyard in Poland.

Singer-songwriter and Producer David Gilmour
Singer-songwriter and Producer
David Gilmour

Weddings in Music

  • 2004 X-Factor winner Steve Brookstein (37) weds jazz musician Eileen Hunter at King's College Chapel in Aberdeen, Scotland

Deaths in Music

  • Josef Hadar, Israeli violinist and composer (Evening of Roses), dies at 79
2006 in Music