Events in Music on June 1

  • 1893 Opera "Falstaff" is produced (Berlin)
  • 1960 "Finian's Rainbow" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 12 performances

Music concertMusic Concert

1966 George Harrison is impressed by Ravi Shankar's concert in London

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison
Musician Ravi Shankar
Musician
Ravi Shankar
  • 1971 "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" opens at Golden NYC for 31 performances
  • 1972 Dmitri Shostakovitch's 15th Symphony, Dutch premieres in West Berlin
  • 1973 George Harrison's "Living in the Material World" goes gold

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1973 Paul McCartney & Wings release "Live & Let Die"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
  • 1975 "Chicago" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 947 performances
  • 1975 Ronnie Wood replaces Mick Taylor as Rolling Stone guitarist
  • 1979 Wings release "Old Siam, Sir"

Music concertMusic Concert

1980 Barbra Streisand appears at an ACLU Benefit in California

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand

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1985 "Just A Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody" by David Lee Roth hits #12

Van Halen Rocker David Lee Roth
Van Halen Rocker
David Lee Roth

Music releaseAlbum Release

1985 Weird Al Yankovic released his Dare To Be Stupid LP

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic
  • 1988 "Les Miserables" opens at Shubert Theatre, LA
  • 1990 "Cemetery Club" closes at Brooks Atkinson Theater NYC after 56 performances

Music releaseAlbum Release

1999 British singer Dido's debut album, "No Angel", is released in the United States

Singer Dido
Singer
Dido