Events in Music on March 7

  • 1824 Meyerbeers opera "Il Crociati in Egitto" premieres in Venice
  • 1917 1st jazz record released on a 78 by Original Dixieland Jass Band for the Victor Talking Machine Company ("Dixie Jazz Band One Step," one side "Livery Stable Blues" other)
  • 1918 H Carroll & J McCarthy's musical "Oh, Look!" premieres in NYC

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1923 Carlos Gardel applies for Argentine citizenship

  • 1946 "Three to Make Ready" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 323 performances
  • 1959 "Bells Are Ringing" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 925 performances
  • 1962 Beatles made their broadcasting debut on BBC radio

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1963 John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman recorded their self-titled album "John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman" at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Jazz Musician John Coltrane
Jazz Musician
John Coltrane
  • 1966 "Wait A Minim!" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 457 performances
  • 1967 Clark Gesner's musical "You're a Good Man" premieres in NYC

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1979 5th People's Choice Awards: Burt Reynolds & Olivia Newton-John win (Motion Picture) and Alan Alda, Mary Tyler Moore & Carol Burnett win (TV)

Singer and actress Olivia Newton-John
Singer and actress
Olivia Newton-John
Actress Mary Tyler Moore
Actress
Mary Tyler Moore
  • 1981 Michael Stewart's musical "Bring Back Birdie" closes at Martin Beck Theater, NYC, after 4 performances
  • 1994 The United States Supreme Court rules in Campbell v. Acuff-Rose Music, Inc.that parodies of an original work are generally covered by the doctrine of fair use.