On This Day in Music for November 19

Events in Music

  • 1923 Béla Bartòk's "Tancsuite" premieres
  • 1972 "Ambassador" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • 1972 "Dear Oscar" closes at Playhouse Theater NYC after 5 performances
  • 1976 George Harrison releases single "This Song", an expression of his frustration at being sued for copyright infringement
  • 1979 Chuck Berry released from prison for income tax evasion conviction
  • 1983 Robert Whitney (79) conducts his final concert, leading the Louisville Orchestra at the opening of the Whitney Concert Hall at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1990 Pop duo Milli Vanilli are stripped of their Grammy Award after it is learned they did not sing on their award-winning "Girl You Know Its True" album
  • 1992 "3 From Brooklyn" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 45 performances
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Weddings in Music

  • 2005 "KISS" lead singer Paul Stanley (53) weds Erin Sutton at The Ritz-Carlton, Huntington Hotel and Spa in Pasadena, California
  • 2005 Singer and actress Christina Aguilera (28) weds music executive Jordan Bratman (32) under a mountainside tent at the Staglin Family Vineyards in Rutherford, California

Divorces in Music

  • 2004 American singer Jermaine Jackson (49) divorces Alejandra Genevieve Oaziaza (35) after 9 years of marriage

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