Events in Music on November 1

  • November
  • 1947 "Medium & The Telephone" closes at Barrymore NYC after 211 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1951 Johnny Mercer's "Top Banana" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 356 performances

Songwriter Johnny Mercer
Johnny Mercer
  • 1968 Noel Coward's "Sweet Potato" opens at Booth Theater NYC for 36 performances
  • 1969 The Beatles' "Abbey Road" album goes #1 in US & stays #1 for 11 weeks
  • 1973 "Molly" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 68 performances
  • 1976 "Don't Step on My Olive Branch" opens at Playhouse NYC for 16 performances

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1979 Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice's musical "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" premieres

Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyricist Tim Rice
Tim Rice
  • 1989 "Les Miserables" opens at Curran Theatre, San Francisco
  • 1990 "Oh, Kay!" opens at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC for 77 performances
  • 1995 "Tempest" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 71 performances
  • 2004 "That's What I Love About Sunday" single released by Craig Morgan (Billboard Song of the Year 2005)
  • 2012 46th Country Music Association Award: Blake Shelton & Miranda Lambert wins