Events in Music on June 10

  • 1818 Pesaro opera theater opens with Gioacchino Rossini's "La gaza ladra"

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1865 Richard Wagner's opera "Tristan und Isolde" premieres in Munich, Germany

Composer Richard Wagner
Composer
Richard Wagner
  • 1964 Rolling Stones record their 12x5 album at Chess Studios in Chicago
  • 1966 Beatles "Paperback Writer" is released in UK
  • 1966 Beatles record "Rain" 1st to use reverse tapes

Music concertMusic Concert

1966 Janis Joplin's 1st live concert (Avalon Ballroom in San Francisco)

Singer-Songwriter Janis Joplin
Singer-Songwriter
Janis Joplin
  • 1967 15,000 attend Fantasy Faire and Magic Mountain Music Festival, California

Music releaseMusic Recording

1972 Elvis Presley records a live album at NYC's Madison Square Garden

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley
  • 1974 "Feel Like Makin' Love" single released by Roberta Flack (Billboard Song of the Year 1974)
  • 1985 19th Music City News Country Awards: Statler Brothers, B Mandrell
  • 1990 "Accomplice" closes at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC after 52 performances
  • 1990 "Meet Me in St Louis" closes at Gershwin Theater NYC after 253 performances
  • 1990 Rap group 2 Live crew members arrested in Florida for obscenity
  • 1991 25th Music City News Country Awards: Ricky Van Shelton
  • 1992 "Price" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 47 performances
  • 1993 "She Loves Me" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 61 performances
  • 1995 "Month in the Country" closes at Roundabout Theater NYC after 79 performances
  • 1996 30th Music City News Country Awards: Alan Jackson

Film release premierFilm Release

2003 "Wicked", starring Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth, officially opens at the Curran Theatre in San Francisco

Actress/Singer Idina Menzel
Actress/Singer
Idina Menzel