Events in Music on February 15

  • 1686 Jean Baptiste Lully's opera "Armide" premieres in Paris

Music releaseMusic Recording

1941 Duke Ellington first records "Take the A Train"

Jazz Musician and Composer Duke Ellington
Jazz Musician and Composer
Duke Ellington
  • 1947 "Toplitzky of Notre Dame" closes at Century Theater NYC after 60 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1949 Dmitri Shostakovich' "Song of the Woods" premieres in Leningrad

  • 1964 Beatles' "Meet the Beatles!" album goes #1 & stays #1 for 11 weeks
  • 1979 21st Grammy Awards: Just the Way You Are, Taste of Honey wins
  • 1979 Temple City Kazoo Orchestra appears on Mike Douglas Show

Music awardsMusic Awards

2016 58th Grammy Awards: Best Song "Thinking Out Loud" by Ed Sheeran, Best Album "1989" by Taylor Swift

Singer-Songwriter Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran
Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift