On This Day

On This Day in Music for November 24

Events in Music

  • 1800 Weber's opera "Das Waldmadchen" premieres in Freiburg
  • 1950 "Guys & Dolls" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 1200 performances
  • 1951 "17" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 180 performances
  • 1951 "Music in the Air" closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 56 performances
  • 1956 Richard Adler and Jerry Ross' musical "The Pajama Game" closes at St James Theater, NYC, after 1063 performances, and a Tony Award for Best Musical
  • 1966 The Beatles began recording sessions for their album "Sgt.Pepper's lonely hearts Club Band"
  • 1975 "Boccaccio" opens at Edison Theater NYC for 7 performances
  • 1986 "Smile" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 48 performances
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Divorces in Music

  • 1976 American singer-songwriter Donna Summer (27) divorces actor Helmuth Sommer after 5 years of marriage

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