On This Day

Events in Music in November 1953

  • Nov 6 Masao Oki's symphony "Atomic Bomb" premieres

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Nov 13 Dmitri Shostakovich's 4th String Quartet premieres

  • Nov 25 "Guys & Dolls" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 1,200 performances
  • Nov 28 "Wish You Were Here" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 597 performances