On This Day in Music for March 25

Events in Music

  • 1931 Hal Kemp & his orchestra record Whistles, with Skinnay Ennis
  • 1939 Billboard Magazine introduces hillbilly (country) music chart
  • 1946 1st performance of Igor Stravinsky's "Ebony Concerto", by Woody Herman and His Thundering Herd, at Carnegie Hall, New York City
  • 1951 5th Tony Awards: "Guys & Dolls" (musical) and "The Rose Tattoo" (play) win
  • 1961 "13 Daughters" closes at 54th St Theater, NYC, after 28 performances
  • 1961 "Gypsy" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 702 performances
  • 1961 Elvis Presley performs live on the USS Arizona
  • 1962 "Family Affair" closes at Billy Rose Theater NYC after 65 performances
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Weddings in Music

  • 2003 Actress-model Liv Tyler (25) weds rock band vocalist Royston Langdon (30) at a private villa in St James, Barbados
  • 2006 Cowboy Crush singer Darla Perlozzi weds musician Timmy Lee Patterson at Southern Belle Wedding Chapel in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

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