Events in Music on September 3

  • 1881 Anton Bruckner completes his 6th Symphony

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1912 Arnold Schoenberg's "Funf Orchesterstucke" (Five Pieces for Orchestra) premieres in London at a Promenade Concert

Composer and Painter Arnold Schoenberg
Composer and Painter
Arnold Schoenberg
  • 1966 Donovan hits #1 with "Sunshine Superman"

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1970 Bill Haley & His Comets reject $30,000 for 15 date tour of Australia

Father of Rock 'n' Roll Bill Haley
Father of Rock 'n' Roll
Bill Haley

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1971 John Lennon leaves UK for NYC, never to return

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
  • 1989 "Into the Woods" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 764 performances