Events in Music on March 9

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1842 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Nabucco" premieres in Milan

Composer Giuseppe Verdi
Giuseppe Verdi
  • 1844 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani" premieres in Venice
  • 1849 Carl Nikolais opera "Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor" premieres
  • 1868 The opera "Hamlet" premieres in Paris
  • 1897 Premiere of (parts of) Gustav Mahler's 3rd Symphony (Berlin)
  • 1959 "Juno" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 16 performances
  • 1961 Supremes release "I Want A Guy" & "Never Again"
  • 1963 Beatles began 1st British tour, supporting Tommy Roe & Chris Montez
  • 1968 10th Grammy Awards: Up Up & Away, Sgt Pepper's wins 4
  • 1975 "Lieutenant" opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • 1991 "Les Miserables" opens at Lyric Theatre, Brisbane

Music awardsMusic Awards

1993 7th Soul Train Music Awards: Michael Jackson, Mary J. Blige win

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
Singer-songwriter Mary J. Blige
Mary J. Blige