Events in Music on November 12

Music History

1931 Jean Sibelius and Ashton's ballet "Lady of Shalott" premieres in London

  • 1951 "Paint Your Wagon" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 289 performances

Music History

1973 Dmitri Shostakovich's 14th String Quartet premieres

  • 1978 "Platinum" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 33 performances

Music Single

1984 Paul McCartney releases single "We All Stand Together"

  • 1987 "Teddy & Alice" opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 77 performances
  • 1989 George Forrest's musical "Grand Hotel" opens at Martin Beck Theater, NYC; runs for 1018 performances and wins 5 Tony Awards

Music Awards

2008 42nd Country Music Association Award: Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood & Brad Paisley win

Music History

2021 "Voyage", ABBA's first album of new material in 40 years, tops the UK album chart

Music History

2021 LA judge rules to end Britney Spears' conservatorship, which had controlled almost all aspects of her life for 14 years

Film Release

2021 Taylor Swift releases her directorial debut the short film "All Too Well" alongside her re-recorded album "Red (Taylor's Version)"