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The Musical Comedy Two Little Lambs is playing at The 5th Avenue Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA.
The Wizard Of The Nile, by Victor Herbert
, is performed during the comic opera season at Chase's Theatre, Washington DC, USA. An added inducement to attend the show comes from the promise of "Ice cream and ices free at all Performances".
Bennie Moten and His Orchestra play the last night of a week of shows at the Lafayette Theatre
, Harlem, New York City.
Jimmie Lunceford And His Orchestra record Running A Temperature and My Last Affair for Decca Records
in New York City, USA.
Hawaiian vocalist Alfred Apaka
records Moon Over Burma at Victor Studios, New York City, USA.
Music trade magazine Billboard
in the USA notes the coming trend in music with the headline, 'Teenagers Demand Music with a Beat - Spur Rhythm and Blues.'
's two-week long Rock'n'Roll Holiday Jubilee comes to an end at the Academy of Music, New York City, USA, featuring Joe Williams and the Count Basie
Orchestra, Lavern Baker
, Teddy Randazzo
And the Three Chuckles, Richard Barrett and the Valentines, Boyd Bennett And The Rockets
, Earl Carroll And The Cadillacs, The Bonnie Sisters, Gloria Mann, James Sheppard And The Heartbeats, The Wrens and Don Cherry
Nat King Cole
records Answer Me My Love, Smile, Pretend and Darling Je Vous Aime Beaucoup in Capitol Recording Studios, 151 West 46th Street, New York City, USA.
plays the second of two nights at Club Safari, College Point, New York State, USA.
Jazz saxophonist Lee Konitz records the album Motion
for Verve Records
at Olmstead Sound Studios, New York City, USA.
Robert Allen Zimmerman legally changes his name to Bob Dylan
at the Supreme Court in downtown Manhattan, New York City, USA.
And Brazil '66 play at Philharmonic Hall, New York City, USA, supported by The Fifth Dimension. During Mendes' set, jazz flute star Herbie Mann
makes a guest appearance during a cover version of The Beatles
' song Daytripper.
, Kaleidoscope and Hammond Typewriter play at The Lemon Tree, Eugene, Oregon, USA.
Lawyer Henry Steingarten writes to Jimi Hendrix
about various worrying legal matters, including the recent cancellation of various live dates.
The Grateful Dead
, Lighthouse and Cold Blood play the second of two nights at the Fillmore East, New York City, USA.
On their World Vacation tour, Van Halen
play at Manley Fieldhouse, Syracuse, New York State, USA.
and his second wife, Lynne Sweeney, have a son, Ryan Daniel.
is inducted into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame at a ceremony in the Hilton Hotel, New York City, USA.
While on tour in Spain, Europe, Bob Dylan
is interviewed in a cafe in Madrid, by Mick Brown of UK daily newspaper The Times.
The film I'm Not There, directed by Todd Haynes, premieres at the Telluride Film Festival in Telluride, Colorado. In the film, which claims to be 'Inspired by the music and the many lives of Bob Dylan
', six different actors depict separate facets of Dylan's life and public persona. Dylan himself does not appear.
Jeffrey Owen Jones, the Rochester Institute of Technology film professor reputed to be the "Mr. Jones" in Bob Dylan
's Ballad of a Thin Man
, dies of lung cancer.
plays the second of three nights in the Wang Theatre, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
The Best Disco In Town tour, featuring Chic, The Pointer Sisters
, Candi Staton
, The Emotions, The Three Degrees, Evelyn 'Champagne' King and Boney M, plays at The Brighton Centre, Brighton, England, UK.
Fetty Wap plays at the Tuesday Baby Tuesday party to kick off New York Fashion Week at Up + Down, New York City, USA.