This Day in Music for 10th March

Events in Music

Events 1 - 6 of 6

1940 - 1st US opera telecast, W2XBS, NYC, I Pagliacci
1970 - Barbra Streisand records "The Singer" & "I Can Do It"
1990 - Ice Dance Championship at Halifax won by Klimova & Ponomarenko (URS)
1992 - 6th Soul Train Music Awards: Natalie Cole, Color Me Badd win
1995 - Chiel Meijering's "St Louis Blues" premieres in Arnhem
2007 - 21st Soul Train Music Awards: Jermaine Dupri, Jennifer Hudson win

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1 - 59 of 59

1698 - Gaetano Maria Schiassi, composer
1713 - Christian Friedrich Schale, composer
1713 - Raphael Weiss, composer
1755 - Philipp Christoph Kayser, composer
1780 - Juan Jose Landaeta, composer
1839 - Dudley Buck, Hartford, Ct, organist/church composer
1844 - Pablo Martin M de Sarasate y Navascuez, composer (Spanish Dancing)
1870 - Alfred Kastner, composer
1872 - Felix Borowski, composer
1875 - Alexander Borisovich Goldenweiser, composer
1888 - Krsto Odak, composer
1892 - Arthur Honegger, Le Havre, France, composer (King David, Pacific 231)
1892 - Eva Turner, British soprano
1899 - Finn Hoffding, composer
1903 - Leon Bismarck "Bix" Beiderbecke, Davenport, Iowa, American jazz cornetist, considered one of the most influential jazz soloists of the 1920s
1905 - Rene Bernier, composer
1907 - Robert de Roos, composer
1915 - Sir Charles Groves, English conductor(d. 1992)
1919 - Marion Hutton, American singer (d. 1987)
1920 - Kenneth "Jethro" Burns, US country singer (Homer & Jethro)
1920 - Boris Vian, French writer and musician (d. 1959)
1927 - Donn Trenner, New Haven Ct, orchestra leader (ABC's Nightlife)
1928 - Sara Montiel, Spanish actress and singer
1930 - Raymond Rasberry, pianist/singer
1931 - Georges Dor, Quebec author, playwright, singer and songwriter (d. 2001)
1933 - Bernadetta Matuszczak, composer
1934 - Judith Jamison, artistic director (Alvin Ailey Dance Theater)
1940 - Dean Torrence, LA Cal, surf music singer (Jan & Dean-Little Old Lady)
1940 - Francis Schwartz, composer
1941 - Daniel Kirkland Lentz, composer
1941 - Piotr Warzecha, composer
1943 - Alfred Whitford Lerdahl, composer
1943 - Stephen Montague, composer
1946 - Gaylord Birch, drummer (Reconstruction, Honey Dripper)
1947 - Tom Scholz, rock guitarist/keyboardist (Boston-More Than a Feeling)
1948 - Eddie Grundy, rocker
1950 - Ted McKenna, rocker (Alex Harvey Band)
1955 - Bunny DeBarge, Grand Rapids Mich, rocker (Debarge)
1955 - Youssra, Egyptian actress and singer
1962 - Gary Clark, rocker (Danny Wilson-Mary's Prayer)
1962 - Seiko Matsuda, Japanese pop singer
1963 - Jeff Ament, American musician (Pearl Jam)
1964 - Neneh Cherry, Stockholm Sweden, Swedish singer-songwriter and rapper (Money Love)
1966 - Edie Brickell, Mrs Paul Simon/rocker (& New Bohemians)
1966 - GrĂ¡inne Mulvey, Irish composer
1969 - Ricky Seagall, rocker (Partridge Family)
1970 - Matt Barlow, American singer (Iced Earth)
1973 - John LeCompt, American guitarist
1974 - Hugo Ferreira, American rock musician
1976 - Kisaki, Japanese musician
1976 - Haifa Wehbe, Lebanese actress, model and singer
1977 - Bree Turner, American dancer and actress
1977 - Matt Rubano, American musician (Taking Back Sunday)
1977 - Robin Thicke, American singer
1978 - Ben Burnley, American musician (Breaking Benjamin)
Singer Carrie UnderwoodSinger Carrie Underwood (1983)
1983 - Carrie Underwood, American country singer
1983 - Che'Nelle, Malaysian Australian Singer
1985 - Casey Dienel, American singer-songwriter
1992 - Emily Osment, American actress and singer

Deaths in Music

Deaths 1 - 31 of 31

1700 - Diogo Diaz Melgaz, composer, dies at 61
1701 - Johann Schelle, composer, dies at 52
1716 - Wenzel Ludwig von Radolt, composer, dies at 48
1832 - Muzio Clementi, Italian composer, dies at 79
1861 - Josepf Francois Snel, composer, dies at 67
1866 - Antonio Francesco Gaetano S Pacini, composer, dies at 87
1870 - Isaak-Ignaz Moscheles, composer, dies at 75
1875 - Louis Joseph Daussoigne-Mehul, composer, dies at 84
1888 - Ciro Pinsuti, Italian pianist/composer, dies at 57
1897 - Teodulo Mabellini, composer, dies at 79
1900 - Johann Peter Emilius Hartmann, composer, dies at 94
1901 - Vasily Georgiyevich Wrangell, composer, dies at 38
1910 - Carl Heinrich Carsten Reinecke, composer, dies at 85
1913 - Harriet Tubman, abolitionist, conductor on Underground RR, dies in NY at about 93
1922 - Arthur Hervey, composer, dies at 67
1922 - Horace Wadham Nicholl, composer, dies at 73
1967 - Yiorgos Batis, Greek composer and musician (b. 1885)
1971 - Mabel Wheeler Daniels, composer, dies at 92
1974 - Quinto Maganini, composer, dies at 76
Abolitionist Harriet TubmanAbolitionist Harriet Tubman (1913)
1975 - Leopold Samuel, composer, dies at 91
1977 - E Power Biggs, English organist/composer (CBS), dies at 70
1988 - Andy Gibb, singer, dies of heart infection at 30
1988 - William Brocklesby Wordsworth, composer, dies at 79
1992 - Giorgos Zampetas, Greek composer and musician (b. 1925)
1995 - Alexander Hyatt-King, Mozart scholar, dies at 84
1995 - Hendrik W van Leeuwen, Dutch musician, dies at 79
1997 - La Vern Baker, American singer (b. 1929)
2001 - Massimo Morsello, Italian musician and far right activist (b. 1958)
2004 - Dave Blood, real name David Schulthise; American musician, bassist for The Dead Milkmen (b. 1956)
2005 - Danny Joe Brown, American singer (Molly Hatchet) (b. 1951)
2006 - Anna Moffo, American soprano (b. 1932)

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