Events in Music on November 6

  • 1919 1st Dutch radio program: SoirĂ©e Musicale with "Turf in you(r) ransel"
  • 1952 Dmitri Shostakovitch's cantata "About our Fatherland" premieres
  • 1953 Masao Oki's symphony "Atomic Bomb" premieres
  • 1957 "Rumple" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • 1971 "Great Harp" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 7 performances
  • 1975 "Hello, Dolly" opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 51 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1975 1st appearance of Sex Pistols

Rocker Steve Jones
Steve Jones
  • 1977 "Hair" closes at Biltmore Theater NYC after 43 performances
  • 1986 "Just Like the First Time" 2nd studio album by Freddie Jackson is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1987)

Music releaseAlbum Release

1990 "I'm Your Baby Tonight" 3rd studio album by Whitney Houston is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1991)

Singer and actress Whitney Houston
Singer and actress
Whitney Houston
  • 1991 "Moscow Circus Cirk Valentin" opens at Gershwin NYC for 32 performances
  • 1997 "Proposals" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 76 performances
  • 2002 36th Country Music Association Award: Alan Jackson & Martina McBride wins

Music awardsMusic Awards

2006 40th Country Music Association Award: Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood & Keith Urban wins