On This Day

Events in Music in 1906

  • Feb 12 George Cohan's musical "George Washington" premieres in NYC
  • Mar 10 1st performance of Maurice Ravel's "Sonatine"
  • May 27 1st outlining of Gustav Mahler's 6th symphony, in Essen
  • May 28 Shields/Cobbs musical "His honor, the Mayor" premieres in NYC
  • Sep 24 V Herbert & H Blossom's musical "Red Mill" premieres in NYC
  • Dec 24 Reginald A Fessenden became 1st to broadcast music over radio (Mass)