On This Day in Music for November 6

Events in Music

  • 1919 1st Dutch radio program: SoirĂ©e Musicale with "Turf in you(r) ransel"
  • 1943 "Catulli Carmina (Songs of Catullus)", the second work of Carl Orff's Trionfi cantata trilogy premieres at the Leipzig Opera
  • 1952 Dmitri Shostakovich's cantata "About our Fatherland" premieres
  • 1953 Masao Oki's symphony "Atomic Bomb" premieres
  • 1957 "Rumple" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • 1971 "Great Harp" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 7 performances
  • 1975 "Hello, Dolly" opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 51 performances
  • 1975 First performance by punk band The Sex Pistols at St Martins College, London
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