Events in Music on January 24

  • January
  • 1874 Mussorgsky's opera "Boris Godunov" premieres in St Petersburg
  • 1914 Opera "Madeleine" premieres in NYC
  • 1936 Benny Goodman & orchestra record "Stompin' at the Savoy" on Victor Records
  • 1942 Musical "Star & Garter" premieres in NYC
  • 1948 "Music in My Heart" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 124 performances
  • 1959 "Party with Comden & Green" closes at John Golden NYC after 38 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1959 Dmitri Shostakovich's comedy "Cheryomushk" premieres in Moscow

  • 1962 Brian Epstein signs management contract with the Beatles
  • 1991 "Les Miserables" opens at Theatre St Denis, Montreal

Music releaseAlbum Release

2011 "21" 2nd studio album by Adele is released (Grammy Award for Album of the Year 2012, Brit Award for British Album of the Year, 2011 Billboard Album of the Year)

Singer-songwriter Adele