On This Day in Music for March 14

Events in Music

  • 1875 Bedřich Smetana's symphonic poem "Vysehrad" premieres
  • 1885 Gilbert & Sullivan's comic opera "Mikado" premieres in London at the Savoy Theatre
  • 1901 1st performance of Anton Bruckner's 6th Symphony in A, Gustav Mahler leading the Vienna Philharmonic in Graz, Austria
  • 1941 Xavier Cugat & orchestra record "Babalu"
  • 1964 "Girl Who Came to Supper" closes at Broadway NYC after 112 performances
  • 1971 The Rolling Stones leave England for France to escape taxes
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Weddings in Music

  • 2006 Comedian and actor Jack Black (36) weds musician and animator Tanya Haden (34) in Big Sur, California
  • 2009 Green Day bassist Mike Dirnt (36) weds Brittney Cade at a private ceremony in Ojai, California

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Musicians Who Died on Mar 14

  • 1760 Anton Filtz [Fils], German composer, dies at 26
  • 1768 Vigilio Blasio Faitello, Italian composer, dies at 58
  • 1801 Christian Friedrich Penzel, German musician and composer, dies at 63
  • 1860 Louis-Antoine Jullien, French conductor, dies at 47
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