On This Day

Events in Music in April 1954

  • Apr 3 "Me & Juliet" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 358 performances
  • Apr 8 "By the Beautiful Sea" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 270 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Apr 12 Bill Haley and the Comets record "Rock Around Clock"

Father of Rock 'n' Roll Bill Haley
Father of Rock 'n' Roll
Bill Haley
  • Apr 20 "Golden Apple" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 125 performances

Music concertMusic Concert

Apr 30 Darius Milhaud's 4th Concert for piano and orchestra premieres in Haifa, Israel

Composer Darius Milhaud
Darius Milhaud