On This Day

On This Day in Music for March 10

Events in Music

  • 1888 1st performance of Caesar Franck's symphonic poem for chorus and orchestra "Psyché"
  • 1906 1st performance of Maurice Ravel's "Sonatine" by pianist Paule de Lestang, in Lyon, France
  • 1940 1st US opera telecast, W2XBS, NYC: Ruggero Leoncavallo's "Pagliacci"
  • 1951 "Where's Charley?" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 56 performances
  • 1965 "I've Got a Tiger By the Tail" album by Buck Owens is released (Billboard Album of the Year, 1965)
  • 1967 "I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You", American singer Aretha Franklin's tenth overall studio album, and first on Atlantic Records is released
  • 1974 "Sextet" closes at Bijou Theater NYC after 9 performances
  • 1975 "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 45 performances
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Weddings in Music

  • 2000 Country singer Vince Gill (42) weds christian pop singer Amy Grant (39) in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 2007 Brazilian singer-actress Tania Mara (24) weds director Jayme Monjardim (50) at Chapel of Sao Jose das Botas on the grounds of Hotel Fazenda Florenca in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 2007 Notable singer and stage performer Matt Hetherington (36) weds Australian television presenter Melissa Kotsos at the Morning Star Estate on Mt. Eliza

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