Events in Music on April 3

  • 1926 1st performance of Jean Sibelius' 7th Symphony in C
  • 1947 "Barefoot Boy with Cheek" opens at Martin Beck NYC for 108 performances
  • 1954 "Me & Juliet" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 358 performances
  • 1958 "Say, Darling" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 332 performances
  • 1961 "Happiest Girl in the World" opens at Martin Beck NYC for 97 performances
  • 1964 Beatles hold top 6 spots on Sydney Australia record charts
  • 1971 16th Eurovision Song Contest: Severine for Monaco wins singing "Un banc, un arbre, une rue" in Dublin
  • 1976 21st Eurovision Song Contest: Brotherhood of Man for United Kingdom wins singing "Save Your Kisses for Me" in The Hague
  • 1991 "Penn & Teller - Refrigerator Tour" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC
  • 1997 "Dream-Johnny Mercer Musical" opens at Royale NYC for 109 performance