On This Day in Music for December 2

Events in Music

  • 1840 Gaetano Donizetti's opera "La Favorita" premieres in Paris
  • 1877 Camille Saint-Saëns' opera "Samson et Dalila" premieres in Weimar
  • 1883 Johannes Brahms' "3rd Symphony in F" premieres with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
  • 1885 Opera "Regina di Saba" premieres in Vienna
  • 1951 "Borscht Capades" closes at Royale Theater NYC after 90 performances
  • 1954 "Hit the Trail" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • 1957 Sam Cooke's single "You Send Me" reaches #1
  • 1969 "Buck White" opens at George Abbott Theater NYC for 7 performances
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Weddings in Music

  • 2000 Mexican singer Thalia (29) weds co-owner of Casablanca Records Tommy Mottola (51) at St. Patrick

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