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1906 Dmitri Shostakovich (Russian Composer) Dmitri Shostakovich Composers
1932 Glenn Gould (Canadian Pianist) Glenn Gould Classical Musicans
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1907 Jean Sibelius Conducts the Premiere of His Symphony No. 3 in Helsinki, Finland Jean Sibelius Composers Historic Firsts American Public Media
1936 R. Vaughan Williams Conducts the Premiere of His Choral Suite "Five Tudor Portraits" in Norwich, England R. Vaughan Williams Composers Historic Firsts American Public Media
1954 Elvis Presley Makes His Only Appearance on the "Grand Ole Opry" Elvis Presley Country & Western Musicians New York Times
1959 Trademark Registered for "Do-Re-Mi" from The Sound of Music The Sound of Music American Musicals Trademarks & Patents USPTO
1966 Dmitri Shostakovich's Cello Concerto No. 2 Is Premiered in Moscow, by the USSR State Symphony, with Mstislav Rostropovich the Soloist Soviet Union Dmitri Shostakovich Composers Historic Firsts American Public Media
1967 "The Beatles" Record "Fool On The Hill" at Abby Road The Beatles Popular Musicians Soundscapes
1979 Andrew Lloyd Webber's Evita Opens on Broadway Andrew Lloyd Webber Argentina Musical Theater Internet Broadway Database
1980 Leonard Bernstein's "Divertimento" for Orchestra Is First Performed by the Boston Symphony Leonard Bernstein Composers Historic Firsts American Public Media

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