Events in Music on April 22

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1876 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky completes his ballet "Swan Lake"

  • 1927 1st performance of Roger Sessions' Symphony in E
  • 1970 "Park" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • 1978 23rd Eurovision Song Contest: Izhar Cohen and the Alphabeta for Israel wins singing "A-Ba-Ni-Bi" in Paris

Music concertMusic Concert

1979 Mick Jagger & Keith Richards give a benefit concert in Canada

Rock Star Mick Jagger
Rock Star
Mick Jagger
Guitarist and Songwriter Keith Richards
Guitarist and Songwriter
Keith Richards
  • 1989 "Welcome to the Club" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 12 performances
  • 1990 "Truly Blessed" opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 33 performances
  • 1992 "High Rollers Social & Pleasure Club" closes at H Hayes NYC 14 performances
  • 1993 "Who's Tommy" opens at St James Theater NYC for 899 performances

Music awardsMusic Awards

1998 33rd Academy of Country Music Awards: Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood and George Strait win

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Garth Brooks
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Garth Brooks