Events in Music on September 10

  • 1838 Hector Berlioz' opera "Benvenuto Cellini" premieres in Paris

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1863 Georges Bizet's opera "Les PĂȘcheurs de Perles" premieres in Paris

Composer Georges Bizet
Composer
Georges Bizet
  • 1949 "Cabatgata (A Night in Spain)" closes at Broadway NYC after 76 performances
  • 1957 "Mask & Gown" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 39 performances

Music releaseMusic Recording

1964 Rod Stewart records his 1st single "Good Morning Little Schoolgirl"

Singer Rod Stewart
Singer
Rod Stewart
  • 1966 Beatles' "Revolver," album goes #1 & stays #1 for 6 weeks in the UK
  • 1975 Rock band Kiss release their 1st live album "Alive!"
  • 1978 "Timbuktu!" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 243 performances
  • 1982 Decca releases Beatle audition "Complete Silver Beatles" album

Music releaseMusic Single

1991 Rock band Nirvana release their single "Smells like Teen Spirit"

Rocker Kurt Cobain
Rocker
Kurt Cobain

Music awardsMusic Awards

1998 15th MTV Video Music Awards: Madonna & Will Smith win

Pop Star Madonna
Pop Star
Madonna
Actor Will Smith
Actor
Will Smith
  • 2000 The musical Cats closes on Broadway

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2018 John Legend, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice win Emmys for "Jesus Christ Superstar", making them all EGOT winners, Legend is the first black male winner

Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber
Composer
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyricist Tim Rice
Lyricist
Tim Rice
Singer-songwriter John Legend
Singer-songwriter
John Legend