On This Day

Events in Music on March 26

Music concertMusic Concert

1938 NBC radio performance of Howard Hanson's 3rd Symphony

Composer and Conductor Howard Hanson
Composer and Conductor
Howard Hanson
  • 1964 "Funny Girl" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 1,348 performances
  • 1970 "Minnie's Boys" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 80 performances
  • 1972 "Only Fools Are Sad" closes at Edison Theater NYC after 144 performances
  • 1976 Wings release "Wings at the Speed of Sound" album
  • 1980 Bombay gets its 1st rock concert in 10 years (The Police)

Music releaseMusic Single

1982 Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder release the single "Ebony & Ivory" in the UK

Singer-Songwriter Stevie Wonder
Stevie Wonder
Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
  • 1986 Geffen records signs Guns & Roses
  • 1995 "Defending the Caveman" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 671 performances
  • 1995 "Moliere Comedies" closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 56 performances
  • 1997 "Annie" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC

Music releaseMusic Single

2013 Ariana Grande's first single, "The Way", is released