Events in Music on February 12

  • 1889 Caesar Franck's Symphony in D premieres
  • 1906 George Cohan's musical "George Washington" premieres in NYC

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1909 Symphony in B minor "Polonia", by polish composer Ignacy Jan Paderewski has its public premiere with the Boston Symphony Orchestra

Pianist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister Ignacy Jan Paderewski
Pianist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister
Ignacy Jan Paderewski
  • 1949 "Annie Get Your Gun" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 1147 performances
  • 1955 McGuire Sisters' "Sincerely" single goes #1 & stays #1 for 10 weeks
  • 1964 Beatles 1st NYC concert (Carnegie Hall)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1967 Keith Richards, Mick Jagger & Marianne Faithful busted for drugs

Rock Star Mick Jagger
Rock Star
Mick Jagger
Guitarist and Songwriter Keith Richards
Guitarist and Songwriter
Keith Richards
  • 1978 "Jesus Christ Superstar" closes at Longacre Theater NYC after 96 performances
  • 1980 "Canterbury Tales" opens at Rialto Theater NYC for 16 performances
  • 1998 "Freak" opens at Cort Theater NYC
  • 2012 54th Grammy Awards: Rolling In The Deep, Bon Iver wins

Music awardsMusic Awards

2017 59th Grammy Awards: Adele wins Best Song "Hello" and Best Album "25"

Singer-songwriter Adele
Singer-songwriter
Adele