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The Brooklyn Academy of Music is incorporated in Brooklyn, New York City, USA.
The musical revue Around The Map
, billed as "A Musical Globe Trot" closes at The New Amsterdam Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, after a run of 104 performances.
Jazz violinist Joe Venuti
's Blue Four with Eddie Lang on guitar, record Penn Beach Blues, in New York City, USA, for Okeh Records
Carson Robison trio
and Frank Luther
record Sing Hallelujah, She Waits And Waits and Barnacle Bill The Sailor, at Plaza Recording Studio, New York City, USA.
[aka Lone Star Ranger or Whitey Johns] records The Train That Never Arrived, Pappy's Buried On the Hill and The Prison Warden's Secret, at ARC Recording Studio, New York City, USA.
The musical comedy Sweet Adeline
, with music by Jerome Kern
, is playing at Hammerstein's Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 234 performances.
is born in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He will find success as a jazz saxophonist and clarinet player working with Miles Davis
, Charles Mingus
, Max Roach
, McCoy Tyner
, and Jackie McLean. His own group, The Ntu Troop, will combine soul, funk, African music, hard bop, and avant-garde jazz.
David Wilson Drouillard is born in Buffalo, New York State, USA. He will win acclaim as vocalist, songwriter and recording artist D.W. Drouillard
, as a guitarist with Kiss.
Vincent Cusano is born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA. He will achieve his greatest success under the name
, who played trombone with jazz bands including McKinney's Cotton Pickers, The Fletcher Henderson Orchestra, Count Basie
and Bunk Johnson, dies in New York City, USA.
The Bill Evans
Trio records Come Rain Or Come Shine, Autumn Leaves and other tracks at Reeves Sound Studios, New York City, USA, for Riverside Records
US Army private James Marshall Hendrix [later to find fame as Jimi Hendrix
] writes home from Fort Ord, California, USA.
The Frank Strozier
Sextet records tracks for the album Long Night
for Jazzland Records at Plaza Sound Studios, New York City, USA.
sells his 223 shares in a company called Puccini Inc.
plays at the International Club, New York City, USA.
The Top Ten records played on KQV Radio, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, for the week ended on this date are as follows :
and His Orchestra, with the Central Connecticut State College Choir are recording choral selections for Ellington's Second Sacred Concert in Fine Studios, New York City, USA.
’s appeal against his April 1979 conviction for filing false income tax returns, relating to sales of The Beatles
Rolling Stone magazine reports that a New York District court has thrown out music manager and entrepreneur
Kiss play at The Forum, Montreal, Canada.
The Stray Cats play in Harajuku District, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
and Patti Scialfa marry in what Hello magazine describes as 'a romantic sunset ceremony' on the lawn of their mansion in Beverley Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
plays in The Jones AT+T Stadium, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, USA.
plays at Onondaga Community College Campus, Syracuse, New York State, USA.
Crosby, Stills And Nash
play at Constellation Brands - Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center, Canandaigua, New York State, USA.
plays at The Bowery Ballroom, New York City, USA.
's Million Dollar Piano show is playing at Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
play at The Senator Theatre, Chino, California, USA.