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The musical Fiddler On The Roof
, starring Zero Mostel, is performed at The Majestic Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA. It will run continuously (but at three different theatres) until 1972 notching up 3,242 performances.
play during a three-week cabaret season at The Talk Of The Town
, London, England, UK, Europe, with Brian Locking standing in for bassist John Rostill who has suffered a nervous breakdown.
The Treniers are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Sahara Lounge, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Ahmad Jamal is playing during a one-month engagement at The Top Of The Gate, New York City, USA.
Jazz vocalist Bobbe Norris
is playing during two weeks at The Living Room, New York City, USA.
Sammy Davis Jr
. is appearing during two weeks at The O'Keefe Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Tom Watson, billed as "King Of The Banjo" is playing at The Sabre Room, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
And His Trio are playing at The Winner's Circle, Chicago. Illinois, USA.
is playing during two weeks at The Royal York Hotel, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Earl 'Fatha' Hines is playing during a long engagement at The Colonial Tavern, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Kirby Stone Four are playing at The London House, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The New Christy Minstrels are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Roosevelt Hotel, New Orleans, Louisana, USA.
is playing in the main dining-room of The Roostertail, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
is playing during four weeks at Harrah's, Reno, Nevada, USA.
play at The Town Hall, Lewes, Sussex, England, UK, Eope.
and his Orchestra premiere Ellington's Second Sacred Concert in a performance at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York City, USA, to an audience of six thousand people.
records Going Down Slow at Andros Studios, Houston, Texas, USA.
Johnny Tillotson plays the first of two nights at The Shriners Convention in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Jørn Øien, jazz pianist, keyboard player and recording artist, is born in Narvik, Norway, Europe.
appears on the UK tv show New Release.
The musical comedy The Happy Time
is presented at The Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
And The Holding Company are playing at The Golden Bear Club, Huntington Beach, California, USA.
Eyes Of Blond
play at The Yourh Club, Dereham, Norfolk, England, UK, Europe.
play at St. Luke's College, Exeter, England, UK, Europe.
The three-day long Autorama is staged at Cobo Hall, Detroit, Michigan, USA. Over the course of the three days, acts appearing include The Bob Seger
System, The Rationals, Scott Richard Case, The Camel Drivers, The Amboy Dukes and The Talasmen.
Jay And The Techniques
play in Dallas, Texas, USA.
On a tour to promote their second Smash Records LP, Love Lost And Found,
Blues Band and Beautiful Daze play at The Matrix
, San Francisco, California, USA.
Show on BBC Radio 1 in London, England, UK, Europe, features The Joe Loss
Orchestra, Ross McManus, Larry Gretton, Andee Silver, The Breakaways and Kaleidoscope
are working on the song Shorty Blackwell, at RCA Victor Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Osborne Brothers record Lonesome Road Blues, Jesse James, John Hardy and other songs at RCA Victor Studio, 1610 Hawkins Street, Nashville, Tennessee
, USA. The recordings will be released under the name of The Bluegrass Banjo Pickers.
, The Stone Poneys (including Linda Ronstadt
), Oscar Brown Jr. and Jean Pace play in a Benefit concert to raise scholarship funds for Negro students in the south Los Angeles area, at Pauley Pavilion, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA.
And The Ram Jam Band play at The Queen's Hall, Burslem, Staffordshire, England, UK, Europe. Also on the bill are The Iveys
, who will find greater fame as Badfinger
Freddie Mack's Band plays a live gig in Yarmouth, England, UK, Europe.
is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
The controversial hippy musical,
The rock musical Hair
(which includes a scene with a fully nude cast) is presented during a run of 1,997 performances at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe. The cast includes Marsha Hunt, Paul Nicholas, Sonja Kristina and Jimmy Winston.