Events in Music in March 1941

  • Mar 14 Xavier Cugat & orchestra record "Babalu"
  • Mar 19 Jimmy Dorsey & orchestra record "Green Eyes" & "Maria Elena"

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Mar 24 Glenn Miller begins work on his 1st movie for 20th Century Fox

Big Band Leader and Jazz Composer Glenn Miller
Big Band Leader and Jazz Composer
Glenn Miller
  • Mar 29 1st performance of Benjamin Britten's "Requiem Symphony"
  • Mar 29 WPAT radio in NJ begins broadcasting (country music format)