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See also: 1962 in music, other events of 1963, 1964 in music, 1960s in music and the list of 'years in music' See also: 1961 in music, other events of 1962, 1963 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music // January 1 - The Beatles and Brian Poole and the Tremeloes both audition at Decca Records, a company which has the option of signing one group only. ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... See also: 1963 in music, other events of 1964, 1965 in music, 1960s in music and the list of years in music // Events January 1 - Top of the Pops premieres on BBC television. ... // Music of the Solomon Islands Solomon Islanders begin using sandals instead of coconut husks in the percussion-based bamboo band music, which begins its spread to other countries, especially Papua New Guinea Music of South Africa The Jazz Epistles, featuring Dollar Brand, Hugh Masekela and Jonas Gwangwa, play at the... This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ...

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Events

January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... Motto: (Latin) No one provokes me with impunity1 Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow Official language(s) English, Gaelic, Scots2 Government  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - UK Prime Minister Tony Blair MP  - First Minister Jack McConnell MSP Unification    - by Kenneth I 843  Area    - Total 78,772 km... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Cortina dAmpezzo is a town and municipality in the province of Belluno, Veneto, northern Italy. ... Dalida as shown on a French stamp issued in 2001 Dalida (January 17, 1933 - May 3, 1987) was an Egyptian-born singer, of Italian origin, making her career in France. ... January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gary U.S. Bonds (born Gary Anderson, June 6, 1939) is an American rhythm and blues and rock n roll singer. ... Chubby Checker, Mr. ... January 11 is the 11th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Please Please Me is the second single released from The Beatles first album, Please Please Me. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... Ask Me Why is a song by The Beatles from their album Please Please Me. ... In recorded music, the terms A-side and B-side refer to the two sides of 7 inch vinyl records on which singles have been released since the 1950s. ... January 11 is the 11th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Whisky A Go-Go is a nightclub in West Hollywood, California, at 8901 Sunset Boulevard on the Sunset Strip. ... Nickname: City of Angels Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates: State California County Los Angeles County  - Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Area    - City 1290. ... This article is becoming very long. ... January 12 is the 12th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, author, musician, and poet who has been a major figure in popular music for five decades. ... The British Broadcasting Corporation, usually known as the BBC (and also informally known as the Beeb or Auntie) is one of the largest broadcasting corporations in the world in terms of audience numbers, employing 26,000 staff in the UK alone and with a budget of more than £4 billion. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... February 16 is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... Paul Anka receiving the Order of Canada from Governor General Adrienne Clarkson in a ceremony performed at Rideau Hall on Friday, June 10, 2005. ... February 22 is the 53rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... Northern Songs Ltd. ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... Patsy Cline (born Virginia Patterson Hensley September 8, 1932 – March 5, 1963) was a Country music/Pop music singer, who enjoyed Pop music cross-over success during the era of the Nashville Sound in the early 1960s. ... Camden is a city in Benton County, Tennessee, United States. ... Nickname: Music City Location in Davidson County and the state of Tennessee Coordinates: Country United States State Tennessee Counties Davidson County Founded: 1779 Incorporated: 1806  - Mayor Bill Purcell (D) Area    - City 1362. ... Nickname: City of Fountains or Heart of America Location in Jackson, Clay, Platte, and Cass Counties in the state of Missouri. ... April 29 is the 119th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (120th in leap years). ... Andrew Loog Oldham (born 1944) is a British rock and roll producer, impresario and author. ... Rolling Stones redirects here. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Dalida as shown on a French stamp issued in 2001 Dalida (January 17, 1933 - May 3, 1987) was an Egyptian-born singer, of Italian origin, making her career in France. ... There is also an episode of Arrested Development called The Righteous Brothers. ... Lonnie Mack (born Lonnie McIntosh on July 18, 1941 in Harrison, Indiana) is an influential rock and blues guitarist. ... The Kinks were an English rock group, formed in the mid-1960s by Ray Davies and his brother Dave Davies. ... Best of the 60s album Hermans Hermits were an English rock band in the 1960s, formed in Manchester in 1963. ... Philips HQ in Amsterdam Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. (Royal Philips Electronics N.V.), usually known as Philips, (Euronext: PHIA, NYSE: PHG) is one of the largest electronics companies in the world. ... For the meaning of cassette in genetics, see cassette (genetics). ... Clement Seymour Sir Coxsone Dodd (Kingston, Jamaica, January 26, 1932 – May 5, 2004) was a Jamaican record producer who was influential in the development of reggae and other forms of Jamaican music in the 1950s, 60s and later. ... Studio One is one of reggaes most renowned record labels and recording studios, having been described as the Motown of Jamaica. ... Ras Shorty I (October 6, 1941-July 12, 2000) is a soca musician, known as the Father of Soca and The Love Man. ... Soca is a dance music which is claimed to have originated [in Trinidad] from calypso. ...

Albums released

The original members of Bill Haley and His Comets, c. ... Black Fire could refer to: Black Fire (game) Black Fire (novel) An Andrew Hill album recorded in 1963 Category: ... Point of Departure (1964) Andrew Hill (born June 30, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois[1]) is an American jazz pianist and composer. ... The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady is a 1963 jazz composition and album by bassist Charles Mingus. ... Charles Mingus (April 22, 1922 – January 5, 1979), also known as Charlie Mingus, was an American jazz bassist, composer, bandleader, and occasional pianist. ... The Composer of Desafinado, Plays is a 1963 album (see 1963 in music) by Antonio Carlos Jobim. ... Antonio Carlos Jobim (born Antonio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim, January 25, 1927 in Rio de Janeiro – December 8, 1994 in New York City), also known as Tom Jobim, was a Brazilian composer, arranger, singer, pianist and one of the greatest legends of the bossa nova era. ... The Concert Sinatra is an album by American singer Frank Sinatra, released in 1963. ... Dion DiMucci was born July 18, 1939 in the Bronx, New York, United States. ... Ella and Basie! is a 1963 (see 1963 in music) album by the American Jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, accompanied by the Count Basie Orchestra, with arrangements by a youthful Quincy Jones. ... Ella Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996), also known as Lady Ella (the First Lady of Song), was considered one of the most influential jazz vocalists of the 20th Century. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Ella Sings Broadway is a 1963 (see 1963 in music) album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, with an orchestra arranged and conducted by the American bandleader Marty Paich. ... Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Jerome Kern Songbook is a 1963 (see 1963 in music) album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, with an Orchestra conducted and arranged by Nelson Riddle. ... Dalida as shown on a French stamp issued in 2001 Dalida (January 17, 1933 - May 3, 1987) was an Egyptian-born singer, of Italian origin, making her career in France. ... Connie Francis (born December 12, 1938 in Newark, New Jersey) is an American pop singer best known for international hit songs such as Whos Sorry Now?, Where The Boys Are, and Everybodys Somebodys Fool. // Born Concetta Rosa Maria Franconero in Newarks Italian Down Neck or Ironbound... Ricky Nelson can also refer to Ricky Nelson (wrestler) or Ricky Lee Nelson, baseball player. ... The Freewheelin Bob Dylan, released May 27, 1963, was folk musician Bob Dylans second LP. This release established him as a songwriter of premier importance. ... Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, author, musician, and poet who has been a major figure in popular music for five decades. ... Getz/Gilberto, is an album by Stan Getz and João Gilberto, featuring [[Antonio Carlos Jobim], released in 1964. ... Stan Getz Stanley Getz, better known as Stan Getz (February 2, 1927 – June 6, 1991) was an American jazz musician. ... João Gilberto (born João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira on June 10, 1931 in the town of Juazeiro, Bahia) is a Brazilian musician and considered one of the co-creators, with Tom Jobim, of bossa nova. ... Richard Edwin Morrissey (May 9, 1940, Horley, Surrey - November 8, 2000, Deal, Kent) was a British jazz musician and composer. ... Roy Orbison - In Dreams In Dreams is a Roy Orbison 33 1/3 record album from Monument Records recorded at their studio in Hendersonville, Tennessee and released in 1963. ... Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), nicknamed The Big O, was an influential American singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll whose recording career spanned more than four decades. ... Joan Baez in Concert, Part 2, 1963 Joan Baez in Concert, Part 2 was a second installment of live material, recorded during Baez concert tours of 1962 and early 1963. ... Joan Chandos Báez (born January 9, 1941) is an American folk singer and songwriter known for her highly individual vocal style. ... ‹The template below has been proposed for deletion. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... There are at least three albums with the name Live at the Apollo: Ben Harper and The Blind Boys of Alabama-Live at the Apollo Live at the Apollo by James Brown Live at the Apollo by B.B. King This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated... James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006), commonly referred to as The Godfather of Soul and The Hardest Working Man in Show Business, was an American entertainer recognized as one of the most influential figures in 20th century popular music. ... John William Coltrane (September 23, 1926 – July 17, 1967), nicknamed Trane, was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. ... Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus is a 1963 (see 1963 in music) album by jazz composer and bassist Charles Mingus. ... Charles Mingus (April 22, 1922 – January 5, 1979), also known as Charlie Mingus, was an American jazz bassist, composer, bandleader, and occasional pianist. ... Charles Mingus (April 22, 1922 – January 5, 1979), also known as Charlie Mingus, was an American jazz bassist, composer, bandleader, and occasional pianist. ... The Patsy Cline Story was a double compilation album released by Decca Records in 1963 for Patsy Cline. ... Patsy Cline (born Virginia Patterson Hensley September 8, 1932 – March 5, 1963) was a Country music/Pop music singer, who enjoyed Pop music cross-over success during the era of the Nashville Sound in the early 1960s. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... Los Relámpagos del Norte is a norteño band. ... Dion DiMucci was born July 18, 1939 in the Bronx, New York, United States. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer and Academy Award-winning actor, often cited as the finest male American popular song vocalist of the 20th century. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Sinatra’s Sinatra is an album by American singer Frank Sinatra, released in 1963. ... The Songs I Love was Perry Comos 11th RCA Victor 12 long-play album, the ninth recorded in full living stereophonic sound and the first featuring Dynagroove technology. ... Pierino Ronaldo Perry Como (May 18, 1912 – May 12, 2001) was an Italian American crooner during the latter half of the 20th century. ... Surfin USA is the second album released by The Beach Boys and was released in 1963. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Surfer Girl was the third album officially released by The Beach Boys and their second longplayer in 1963. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... These are the Blues is a 1963 (see 1963 in music) album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, featuring the trumpeter Roy Eldridge, and the organist Wild Bill Davis. ... With the Beatles (side 1) - Parlophone yellow and black label With the Beatles was the Beatles second British album, recorded four months after the bands first album and released 22 November 1963. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ...

Top hits on record

See also: Hot 100 No. 1 Hits of 1963 (USA) The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... The Beatles were an English rock band from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. ... Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), nicknamed The Big O, was an influential American singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll whose recording career spanned more than four decades. ... Blue Bayou is the title of a 1963 song written by Americans Roy Orbison and Joe Melson and sung by Orbison. ... Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), nicknamed The Big O, was an influential American singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll whose recording career spanned more than four decades. ... Mean Woman Blues is an American rock and roll song written by African American songwriter, Claude Demetrius. ... Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), nicknamed The Big O, was an influential American singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll whose recording career spanned more than four decades. ... Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988), nicknamed The Big O, was an influential American singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll whose recording career spanned more than four decades. ... Paul & Paula (Ray Hildebrand, born December 21, 1940, and Jill Jackson, born May 20, 1942) were a pop singing duo, best known for their 1963 one-hit wonder Hey Paula. ... The Chiffons was an all girl group originating from the Bronx area of New York in 1960. ... Charles Hardin Holley (September 7, 1936 – February 3, 1959), better known as Buddy Holly, was an American singer, songwriter, and a pioneer of rock and roll. ... Charles Hardin Holley (September 7, 1936 – February 3, 1959), better known as Buddy Holly, was an American singer, songwriter, and a pioneer of rock and roll. ... Jan Berry (April 3, 1941, Los Angeles -- March 26, 2004) and Dean Torrence (born March 10, 1940, Los Angeles) were a rock and roll duo briefly popular in the early 1960s as part of the surf music craze inspired by The Beach Boys. ... Lesley Gore, French EP Lesley Gore (born May 2, 1946 in New York City as Lesley Sue Goldstein) is an American singer and songwriter, one of the best known performers of the girl group era. ... Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) is a New Wave album by British synth pop duo Eurythmics, released in January of 1983 (see 1983 in music). ... Patsy Cline (born Virginia Patterson Hensley September 8, 1932 – March 5, 1963) was a Country music/Pop music singer, who enjoyed Pop music cross-over success during the era of the Nashville Sound in the early 1960s. ... Gene Francis Alan Pitney (February 17, 1940 – April 5, 2006) was an American singer and songwriter. ... Ronettess Album The Ronettes were an American girl group of the 1960s, best known for their work with producer Phil Spector. ... The Surfaris were an American surf music band formed in Glendora, California in 1962. ... The trio Peter, Paul and Mary (often PP&M) is an American musical group that was one of the most successful folk-singing groups of the 1960s. ... Trini Lopez (born May 15, 1937) is a Mexican-American singer and guitarist. ... The Crystals were one of the most successful girl groups of the 1960s. ... The Chantays were a surf rock band from the early 1960s, best known for only one hit, the instrumental Pipeline (1963, see 1963 in music). ... Dalida as shown on a French stamp issued in 2001 Dalida (January 17, 1933 - May 3, 1987) was an Egyptian-born singer, of Italian origin, making her career in France. ... Dalida as shown on a French stamp issued in 2001 Dalida (January 17, 1933 - May 3, 1987) was an Egyptian-born singer, of Italian origin, making her career in France. ... Dalida as shown on a French stamp issued in 2001 Dalida (January 17, 1933 - May 3, 1987) was an Egyptian-born singer, of Italian origin, making her career in France. ... The Four Seasons are an American pop and doo wop group, distinct from many similar groups of the 1950s and 60s in their traditional Italian-American sound. ... Martha & the Vandellas were an American Motown group of the 1960s. ... The Drifters are a long-lived American doo wop/R&B band, originally formed by Clyde McPhatter (of Billy Ward & the Dominoes) in 1953. ... Skeeter Davis Skeeter Davis Skeeter Davis Mary Frances Skeeter Davis (December 30, 1931 – September 19, 2004) was an American country music singer and a member of the Grand Ole Opry radio show for more than 40 years. ... Jay and the Americans was a pop music group popular in the 1960s. ... The Matys Brothers were a musical act made up of the four Matys brothers, who were from the Philadelphia area. ... Widely regarded as a one-hit wonder due to her 1963 million-selling single record A Wonderful Summer, Robin Ward was also a session singer (under her real name, Jackie Ward) whose voice can be heard in several popular U.S. television series and motion pictures since the 1950s. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Tommy Roe, born May 9, 1942 is an American pop music singer/songwriter. ... Jim Reeves is also the name of a competitive eater. ... Jim Reeves is also the name of a competitive eater. ... These are the Billboard Hot 100 #1 Hits of 1963: See also: 1963 in music, List of Number 1 Hits (USA) Categories: No 1 hits in the United States ...


Published popular songs

Bobby Darin Bobby Darin (May 14, 1936 – December 20, 1973) (born Walden Robert Cassotto) was one of the most popular American big band performers and rock and roll teen idols of the late 1950s. ... John D. Loudermilk (born March 31, 1934 in Durham, North Carolina) is an American singer and songwriter. ... John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), (born John Winston Lennon, known as John Ono Lennon) was an iconic English 20th century rock and roll songwriter and singer, best known as the founding member of The Beatles. ... Sir James Paul McCartney MBE (born June 18, 1942) is a Grammy Award-winning English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who first gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Johnny Mercer John Herndon Johnny Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) is regarded as one of Americas greatest songwriters. ... Henry Mancini (April 16, 1924 – June 14, 1994), was an Academy Award winning American composer, conductor and arranger. ... Charade is a 1963 film written by Peter Stone and Marc Behm, directed by Stanley Donen, and starring Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn. ... Harvey Phillip Spector (born December 26, 1940) is an American musician, songwriter and record producer. ... Jeff Barry (born Joel Adelberg, 1938, Brooklyn, N.Y.) and Ellie Greenwich (born 1940, Brooklyn, N.Y.) comprised one of the most prolific and successful Brill Building song writing and production teams in the early 1960s. ... Lonnie Melvin Tillis (born August 8th, 1932 in Tampa, Florida) is a country music singer/songwriter, and actor. ... Cindy Walker, born July 20, 1918 is an American singer/songwriter and dancer. ... Please also see Jean Dominique for the journalist. ... The Singing Nun was Jeanine Deckers (born Jeanne-Paule Marie Deckers; October 17, 1933 – March 29, 1985), a member (as Sister Luc Gabriel) of the Dominican Fichermont Convent in Belgium. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Henry Mancini (April 16, 1924 – June 14, 1994), was an Academy Award winning American composer, conductor and arranger. ... Claude Demetrius (born August 3, 1916 - May 1, 1988) was an African American songwriter. ... John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), (born John Winston Lennon, known as John Ono Lennon) was an iconic English 20th century rock and roll songwriter and singer, best known as the founding member of The Beatles. ... Sir James Paul McCartney MBE (born June 18, 1942) is a Grammy Award-winning English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who first gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. ... Half a Sixpence is a musical comedy, written as a vehicle for British pop star Tommy Steele. ... One of the most famous Broadway showtunes ever written, Hello, Dolly! is the title song of the popular 1964 musical Hello, Dolly!. The music and lyrics were written by Jerry Herman who also wrote the scores for many other popular musicals including Mame and La Cage aux Folles. ... Jerry Herman Jerry Herman (born Gerald Herman on July 10, 1933 in New York City) is an American composer/lyricist of the Broadway musical theater. ... Higitus Figitus is a song from the animated musical film, The Sword and the Stone. ... Robert B. Sherman (born December 19, 1925) and Richard M. Sherman (born June 12, 1928) are Academy Award-winning American songwriters, who specialize in musical film. ... Robert B. Sherman (born December 19, 1925) (see also: Sherman Brothers) is an Academy Award-winning American songwriter who specializes in musical films with his brother Richard M. Sherman. ... For the company founded by Disney, see The Walt Disney Company. ... The Sword in the Stone is the eighteenth full-length animated feature in the Disney animated features canon. ... Mitch Murray (born 30 January 1940, Hove, Sussex), is a British songwriter and author. ... John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), (born John Winston Lennon, known as John Ono Lennon) was an iconic English 20th century rock and roll songwriter and singer, best known as the founding member of The Beatles. ... Sir James Paul McCartney MBE (born June 18, 1942) is a Grammy Award-winning English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who first gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. ... Mitch Murray (born 30 January 1940, Hove, Sussex), is a British songwriter and author. ... John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), (born John Winston Lennon, known as John Ono Lennon) was an iconic English 20th century rock and roll songwriter and singer, best known as the founding member of The Beatles. ... Sir James Paul McCartney MBE (born June 18, 1942) is a Grammy Award-winning English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who first gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. ... I Want to Hold Your Hand is a 1963 Beatles song that was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney and started the British Invasion of the United States music charts. ... John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), (born John Winston Lennon, known as John Ono Lennon) was an iconic English 20th century rock and roll songwriter and singer, best known as the founding member of The Beatles. ... Sir James Paul McCartney MBE (born June 18, 1942) is a Grammy Award-winning English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who first gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. ... Leslie Bricusse (born 29 January 1931) is a British lyricist. ... Cyril Ornadel (b. ... Sir Harry Donald Secombe CBE (8 September 1921–11 April 2001) was a Welsh entertainer, a noted fine tenor singing voice and a talent for comedy. ... Pickwick was a musical based on Charles Dickenss The Pickwick Papers, which opened on July 4, 1963. ... John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), (born John Winston Lennon, known as John Ono Lennon) was an iconic English 20th century rock and roll songwriter and singer, best known as the founding member of The Beatles. ... Sir James Paul McCartney MBE (born June 18, 1942) is a Grammy Award-winning English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who first gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. ... VHS cover of Kissin Cousins. Kissin Cousins is a 1964 Musical film starring Elvis Presley in two roles, one as an American soldier and the other, a hillbilly. ... This article needs to be wikified. ... Carl Sigman ( September 24, 1909 – September 26, 2000) was a major American songwriter. ... Hal Kanter helped Williams turn the play into the film version of The Rose Tattoo. ... On Broadway is a song written by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil in collaboration with the songwriting team of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. ... Cynthia Weil (born October 18, 1937 in New York City) is a prominent American songwriter. ... Barry Mann (born Barry Iberman on February 9, 1939 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American songwriter, and part of one of the most prolific songwriting partnerships in the world of rock music. ... Jerry Leiber (born April 25, 1933) and Mike Stoller (born March 13, 1933) are among the most important songwriters and music producers in post-World War II popular music. ... Jerry Leiber (born April 25, 1933) and Mike Stoller (born March 13, 1933) are among the most important songwriters and music producers in post-World War II popular music. ... Our Day Will Come is a 1963 hit record by Ruby & The Romantics. ... Lyricist Bob Hilliard was born in New York City on January 28, 1918. ... Mort Garson was born on 20 July 1924 in St. ... Johnny Mercer John Herndon Johnny Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) is regarded as one of Americas greatest songwriters. ... Henry Mancini (April 16, 1924 – June 14, 1994), was an Academy Award winning American composer, conductor and arranger. ... Willie Hugh Nelson (born April 30, 1933) is an American entertainer and songwriter, born and raised in Abbott, Texas. ... Sheldon Harnick (born 1924) is an American lyricist best known for his collaboration with composer Jerry Bock on hit musicals such as Fiddler on the Roof. ... Jerry Bock (born 1928) is a Jewish-American musical theatre composer best known for his collaboration with lyricist Sheldon Harnick on shows such as Fiddler on the Roof. ... Daniel Massey has several meanings: Daniel Massey (manufacturer) (1798-1856) the farm implement manufacturer Daniel_Massey_(actor) (1933-1998) the British Canadian actor This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... She Loves Me is a Broadway musical. ... John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), (born John Winston Lennon, known as John Ono Lennon) was an iconic English 20th century rock and roll songwriter and singer, best known as the founding member of The Beatles. ... Sir James Paul McCartney MBE (born June 18, 1942) is a Grammy Award-winning English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who first gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. ... Jan Berry (April 3, 1941, Los Angeles -- March 26, 2004) and Dean Torrence (born March 10, 1940, Los Angeles) were a rock and roll duo briefly popular in the early 1960s as part of the surf music craze inspired by The Beach Boys. ... Brian Douglas Wilson (born June 20, 1942 in Hawthorne, California), is an American pop musician, best known as the lead songwriter, bassist, and lead singer of the American rock band The Beach Boys. ... Brian Douglas Wilson (born June 20, 1942 in Hawthorne, California), is an American pop musician, best known as the lead songwriter, bassist, and lead singer of the American rock band The Beach Boys. ... John D. Loudermilk (born March 31, 1934 in Durham, North Carolina) is an American singer and songwriter. ... John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), (born John Winston Lennon, known as John Ono Lennon) was an iconic English 20th century rock and roll songwriter and singer, best known as the founding member of The Beatles. ... Sir James Paul McCartney MBE (born June 18, 1942) is a Grammy Award-winning English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who first gained worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles. ... Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, author, musician, and poet who has been a major figure in popular music for five decades. ... Robert B. Sherman (born December 19, 1925) and Richard M. Sherman (born June 12, 1928) are Academy Award-winning American songwriters, who specialize in musical film. ... Robert B. Sherman (born December 19, 1925) (see also: Sherman Brothers) is an Academy Award-winning American songwriter who specializes in musical films with his brother Richard M. Sherman. ... Summer Magic is a 1963 film starring Hayley Mills. ... Washington Square is the name of some urban parks in the United States. ... Sheldon Harnick (born 1924) is an American lyricist best known for his collaboration with composer Jerry Bock on hit musicals such as Fiddler on the Roof. ... Jerry Bock (born 1928) is a Jewish-American musical theatre composer best known for his collaboration with lyricist Sheldon Harnick on shows such as Fiddler on the Roof. ... Barbara Cook (b. ... She Loves Me is a Broadway musical. ... Hal David (born May 25, 1921 in New York City, New York) is a Jewish-American lyricist and songwriter. ... Burt Bacharach (IPA: , born May 12, 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an award-winning American pianist and composer. ... Mitch Murray (born 30 January 1940, Hove, Sussex), is a British songwriter and author. ...

Classical music

Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM CH (November 22, 1913 Lowestoft, Suffolk - December 4, 1976 Aldeburgh, Suffolk) was a British composer, conductor, and pianist. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Parts of the guitar. ... Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc (IPA: ) (January 7, 1899 - January 30, 1963) was a French composer and a member of the French group Les Six. ... It has been suggested that List of works by Giacinto Scelsi be merged into this article or section. ... Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky (Russian: Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский, Igor Fëdorovič Stravinskij) (June 17, 1882 – April 6, 1971) was a Russian composer who first achieved international fame with three ballets commissioned by the impresario Serge Diaghilev and performed by Diaghilevs Ballets Russes (Russian Ballet): LOiseau de feu (The Firebird) (1910), Petrushka (1911... Sir William Turner Walton, OM (March 29, 1902–March 8, 1983) was a British composer whose style was influenced by the works of Stravinsky, Sibelius and jazz. ... Iannis Xenakis Iannis Xenakis (Ιάννης Ξενάκης) (May 29, 1922 Brăila – February 4, 2001 Paris) was a Greek composer and architect who spent much of his life in Paris. ...

Opera

The Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Italy. ... Sir Richard Rodney Bennett (born March 29, 1936) is a British composer. ... Carlisle Floyd (born 1926 in Latta, South Carolina) is an American opera composer. ... Malcolm Benjamin Graham Christopher Williamson (November 21, 1931 - March 2, 2003) was an Australian composer. ...

Musical theater

Musical theater (or theatre) is a form of theatre combining music, songs, dance, and spoken dialogue. ... 110 in the Shade is a musical with lyrics by Tom Jones, music by Harvey Schmidt and book by N. Richard Nash, based on Nashs play The Rainmaker. ... Harvey Schmidt (born Texas, 1929) is a writer of musical theatre, best known for the longest running musical in history, The Fantasticks, which has been running off-Broadway since 1960. ... Tom Jones (born in 1928 in Texas) is lyricist of musical theatre, best known for the longest running musical in history, The Fantasticks, which has been running off-Broadway since 1960. ... N. Richard Nash (June 8, 1913 - December 11, 2000) was a successful playwright and screenwriter probably best known for writing The Rainmaker. ... The Broadhurst Theatre is a Broadway theatre. ... October 24 is the 297th day of the year (298th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 68 days remaining. ... Michael Henry Flanders (March 1, 1922 – April 14, 1975) was a British actor, broadcaster, and writer and performer of comic songs. ... Donald Ibrahím Swann (September 30, 1923–March 23, 1994) was a British composer, musician and entertainer. ... See also: Haymarket Theatre (Leicester) Haymarket Theatre, ca. ... October 2 is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... The Boys from Syracuse is a musical by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart, based on William Shakespeares play, The Comedy of Errors, as adapted by librettist George Abbott, who also directed. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... Lorenz (Larry) Hart (May 2, 1895 - November 22, 1943) was the lyricist half of the famed Broadway songwriting team Rodgers and Hart. ... George Abbott (June 25, 1887 - January 31, 1995) was among the greatest of Broadway showmen. ... The present-day Theatre Royal in Drury Lane, sketched when it was new, in 1813. ... November 7 is the 311th day of the year (312th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 54 days remaining. ... The carnival is a public celebration or parade combining some elements of a circus and public street party, generally during the carnival season. ... Bob (Robert) Merrill (born Henry Lavan May 17, 1921? or ? 1923?- February 17, 1998) was a Jewish-American composer and lyricist. ... Michael Stewart (1924 New York City- 1987), Jewish-American playwright and librettist. ... The Lyric Theatre is a theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue London, the heart of the West End. ... February 8 is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Hi! Youre car can speak <a href=http://immobilizer. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Burt Shevelove (1915 - 8 April 1981) was an American musical theater writer, lyricist, librettist, and director. ... Larry Gelbart (b. ... The Novello Theatre is a theatre on Aldwych in the West End of London. ... October 3 is the 276th day of the year (277th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Noël Coward Sir Noel Peirce Coward (spelling his forename Noël with the diaeresis was an affectation of later life, and Peirce is the correct spelling) (December 16, 1899 - March 26, 1973) was an English actor, playwright, and composer of popular music. ... Broadway theatre[1] is often considered the highest professional form of theatre in the United States. ... December 8 is the 342nd day (343rd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Half a Sixpence is a musical comedy, written as a vehicle for British pop star Tommy Steele. ... // West End theatre is a popular term for mainstream professional theatre in London, or sometimes more specifically for shows staged in the large theatres of Londons Theatreland . Along with New Yorks Broadway Theatre, West End theatre is usually considered to represent the highest level of theatre in the... Jerry Springer – The Opera at the Cambridge Theatre The Cambridge Theatre in London is a modern theatre, facing Seven Dials, built using steel and concrete and is notable for its elegant and clean lines of design. ... March 21 is the 80th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (81st in leap years). ... Heres Love is a musical with a book, music, and lyrics by Meredith Willson. ... Robert Meredith Willson (18 May 1902 – 15 June 1984) was an American composer and playwright, best known as the writer of The Music Man. ... Many theatres are named the Shubert Theatre; many of these are now or were previously owned by the Shubert Theatre Corporation. ... October 3 is the 276th day of the year (277th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying was a humorous book by Shepherd Mead. ... Image:FrankLoesser1. ... Abe Burrows (1910- 1985) noted author and director for the stage, particularly Broadway. ... Jack B. Weinstein (born 1921, Kansas) is a United States federal judge in the Eastern District of New York. ... Pen name of William Willie Gomberg, born 1916 in Cleveland, Ohio, died 1980 in New York City. ... The Shaftesbury Theatre is located on Shaftesbury Ave in London, England. ... March 28 is the 87th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (88th in leap years). ... Oh! What A Lovely War began life in 1963 as a stage musical by Joan Littlewood and her London Theatre Workshop based on a book by the historian Alan Clark. ... Charles Chilton, MBE, (born 1917) is a BBC radio presenter, a writer and a producer. ... The Theatre Royal Stratford East is a theatre in Stratford, London, which opened in 1884. ... March 19 is the 78th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (79th in leap years). ... Wyndhams Theatre Wyndhams Theatre is one of two theatres opened by the actor/manager Charles Wyndham (cp Criterion Theatre). ... June 20 is the 171st day of the year (172nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 194 days remaining. ... Oliver! is a British musical, with music and lyrics by Lionel Bart. ... Lionel Bart (1930-1999) was a British composer of songs musicals, best known for Oliver! Bart was born Lionel Begleiter in London to Galician Jews, and grew up in Stepney. ... The Imperial Theater can also refer to the Imperial Garden Theater in Tokyo, Japan The Imperial Theater was the Schubert brothers fiftieth theater in New York City. ... January 6 is the 6th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 359 days (360 in leap years) remaining. ... On the Town is a musical that opened on Broadway at the Adelphi Theatre on December 28, 1944, with music by Leonard Bernstein, book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, direction by George Abbott, and choreography by Jerome Robbins. ... Leonard Bernstein in 1971 Leonard Bernstein (pronounced Bern-styne)[1] (August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990) was an American composer, pianist and conductor. ... Comden and Green was the writing duo of Betty Comden and Adolph Green. ... Adolph Green (December 2, 1914 – October 23, 2002) was an American lyricist and playwright who, with long-time collaborator Betty Comden, penned the screenplays and songs for some of the most beloved movie musicals, particularly as part of Arthur Freeds production unit at MGM, during the genres heyday. ... The Prince of Wales Theatre is a theatre located on Coventry Street, London. ... May 30 is the 150th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (151st in leap years). ... Pickwick was a musical based on Charles Dickenss The Pickwick Papers, which opened on July 4, 1963. ... Cyril Ornadel (b. ... Leslie Bricusse (born 29 January 1931) is a British lyricist. ... Wolf Mankowitz (born November 7, 1924 - May 20, 1998) was an English writer, playwright and screenwriter. ... // West End theatre is a popular term for mainstream professional theatre in London, or sometimes more specifically for shows staged in the large theatres of Londons Theatreland . Along with New Yorks Broadway Theatre, West End theatre is usually considered to represent the highest level of theatre in the... The Saville Theatre was a West End theatre in London, England, during the 20th century. ... For the United States holiday, the Fourth of July, see Independence Day (United States). ... She Loves Me is a Broadway musical. ... Jerry Bock (born 1928) is a Jewish-American musical theatre composer best known for his collaboration with lyricist Sheldon Harnick on shows such as Fiddler on the Roof. ... Sheldon Harnick (born 1924) is an American lyricist best known for his collaboration with composer Jerry Bock on hit musicals such as Fiddler on the Roof. ... Broadway theatre[1] is often considered the highest professional form of theatre in the United States. ... The Eugene ONeill Theater is a Broadway theatre. ... April 23 is the 113th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (114th in leap years). ...

Musical films

The musical film is a film genre in which several songs sung by the characters are interwoven into the narrative. ... Bye Bye Birdie is a Broadway musical satire on American society written by Michael Stewart (book), Lee Adams (lyrics), and Charles Strouse (music). ... Fun in Acapulco is a 1963 American motion picture starring Elvis Presley and Ursula Andress. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article may require cleanup. ... Summer Magic is a 1963 film starring Hayley Mills. ... Hayley Catherine Rose Vivian Mills (born April 18, 1946) is an British actress. ... Burl Icle Ivanhoe Ives (14 June 1909 – 14 April 1995) was an acclaimed American folk music singer, author, and actor. ... Dorothy McGuire and Kent Smith in The Spiral Staircase Dorothy Hackett McGuire (June 14, 1916 – September 13, 2001) was an American actress. ... Eddie Hodges (1947- ) is a former child actor and recording artist who left show business as an adult. ...

Births

January 26 is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jazzie B (Beresford Romeo, born 26th January 1963, London, England) is a DJ and music producer. ... Soul II Soul is a dance/funk/soul act that emerged at the end of the 80s from London. ... Andrew Ridgeley (born Andrew John Ridgeley, 26 January 1963, in Windlesham, Surrey), is an English pop singer, guitarist and environmentalist. ... Wham! was a pop duo which was formed by George Michael and his best friend Andrew Ridgeley in the early 1980s. ... January 28 is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dan Spitz (Born: January 28, 1963) is the current lead guitarist of the heavy metal band Anthrax. ... February 2 is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Eva Cassidy Eva Marie Cassidy (February 2, 1963 in Washington, DC – November 2, 1996 in Bowie, Maryland) was an American vocalist described by the British newspaper The Guardian as one of the greatest voices of her generation. ... February 19 is the 50th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... In this 2001 Apple Computer video, Seal holds an iPod and sits beside an iBook Seal Samuel (born February 19, 1963 in London, England) is a three-time Grammy Award-winning Afro-European soul vocalist and songwriter. ... March 1 is the 60th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (61st in leap years). ... Dan Michaels (born March 1, 1963) is a producer, record company owner and saxophonist. ... In the music industry, a record producer (or music producer) has many roles, among them controlling the recording sessions, coaching and guiding the musicians, and supervising the recording, mixing and mastering processes. ... A saxophonist is a musician who plays the saxophone. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Choir are an atmospheric alternative Christian Rock band. ... The Swirling Eddies are a band that began as an anonymous spinoff from the band Daniel Amos, along with new drummer David Raven. ... Galaxy21 Music is a record label founded in 2001 by Dan and Lisa Michaels. ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... Jason Newsted during Metallicas S&M performance Jason Curtis Newsted (b. ... Metallica is an American heavy metal band, formed on October 28, 1981. ... March 10 is the 69th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (70th in leap years). ... Jeff Ament (born March 10, 1963 in Big Sandy, Montana), is an American Rock bassist and one of the founding members of Pearl Jam. ... Pearl Jam is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington, and is considered one of the most influential bands of the 1990s. ... March 15 is the 74th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (75th in Leap years). ... Bret Michael Sychak, also known as Bret Michaels (born March 15, 1963 in Butler, Pennsylvania) is best known as the lead vocalist of the glam metal band Poison. ... Poison is an American glam metal band which originally achieved popular success in the late 1980s and early 1990s. ... March 27 is the 86th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (87th in leap years). ... Dave Koz (born David Kozlowski, March 27, 1963) is a Jewish-American jazz saxophonist and radio host. ... April 8 is the 98th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (99th in leap years). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980), (born John Winston Lennon, known as John Ono Lennon) was an iconic English 20th century rock and roll songwriter and singer, best known as the founding member of The Beatles. ... May 21 is the 141st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (142nd in leap years). ... Gilles Apap (b. ... June 7 is the 158th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (159th in leap years), with 207 days remaining. ... Roberto Alagna (born June 7, 1963) is French operatic tenor. ... June 25 is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 189 days remaining. ... George Michael (born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou on June 25, 1963) is an English [1] singer-songwriter who performs soul influenced pop, and who (as a solo artist and half of the duo WHAM!) has enjoyed global success since 1982. ... June 30 is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 184 days remaining. ... Yngwie Johann Malmsteen (IPA pronunciation: /ˈɪŋveɪ/) (born Lars Johann Yngve Lannerbäck, June 30, 1963) is a Swedish guitarist, composer and bandleader. ... July 7 is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 177 days remaining. ... External link http://www. ... July 22 is the 203rd day (204th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 162 days remaining. ... Emily Saliers, born on July 22, 1963 in New Haven, Connecticut, is a singer-songwriter and member of the Indigo Girls. ... The Indigo Girls are an American folk rock duo, consisting of Amy Ray and Emily Saliers. ... August 3 is the 215th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (216th in leap years), with 150 days remaining. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Metallica is an American heavy metal band, formed on October 28, 1981. ... August 12 is the 224th day of the year (225th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Sir Mix-a-Lot (born Anthony Ray, August 12, 1963) is a rapper and producer from Seattle, Washington, USA. He created his own brand of hip hop - influenced by Electro, Kraftwerk and Gary Numan, and funk - but was mostly known for his West Coast take on Miami bass. ... August 19 is the 231st day of the year (232nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Joey Tempest in 2004 Joey Tempest, born as Rolf Magnus Joakim Larsson on August 19th, 1963 in Upplands Väsby, Sweden. ... Europe is a Swedish hard rock band originally assembled as a progressive rock group; they later added keyboards to their sound in order to soften it, in hopes of gaining radio airplay. ... August 22 is the 234th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (235th in leap years), with 131 days remaining. ... Tori Amos (born Myra Ellen Amos on August 22, 1963) is an American pianist and singer-songwriter. ... James DeBarge (born 1963 in Grand Rapids, Michigan) was an American R&B and soul singer who was one of the charter members of the legendary family group, DeBarge, who became superstars with their 1980s classics All This Love, In A Special Way, Rhythm of the Night and Whos... DeBarge was an American singing group that specialized in R&B and soul music. ... October 14 is the 287th day of the year (288th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alessandro Safina is an Italian tenor known for his powerful, smooth voice, as well as his charisma onstage. ... October 26 is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 66 days remaining. ... Natalie Merchant Natalie Anne OShea Merchant (born October 26, 1963 in Jamestown, New York, USA) is a professional musician. ... October 30 is the 303rd day of the year (304th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 62 days remaining. ... Jesus Jones is a British London-based rock group that performed and recorded in the late 1980s, throughout the 1990s, and into the 2000s. ... November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 60 days remaining. ... Rick Allen is the 2 non-related people with different occupations: Rick Allen, the SPEED Channel commentator. ... Def Leppard are a hard rock band from Sheffield, England, who formed in 1977 at the time of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal. ... December 26 is the 360th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, 361st in leap years. ... Lars Ulrich (born December 26, 1963) is the drummer and co-founder of Metallica. ... Metallica is an American heavy metal band, formed on October 28, 1981. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Scott Ian Rosenfeld (born December 31, 1963) is the rhythm guitarist for the metal band Anthrax who uses the stage name Scott Not Ian. ...

Deaths

January 2 is the second day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Richard Ewing Dick Powell (November 14, 1904 – January 2, 1963) was an American singer, actor, producer, and director. ... January 6 is the 6th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 359 days (360 in leap years) remaining. ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 30 is the 30th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc (IPA: ) (January 7, 1899 - January 30, 1963) was a French composer and a member of the French group Les Six. ... February 19 is the 50th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Benny Moré (August 24, 1919 – February 19, 1963) is considered by many fans of Cuban music as the greatest Cuban singer of all time. ... February 20 is the 51st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Ferenc Fricsay (1914 - 20 February 1963) was a Hungarian conductor. ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... Patsy Cline (born Virginia Patterson Hensley September 8, 1932 – March 5, 1963) was a Country music/Pop music singer, who enjoyed Pop music cross-over success during the era of the Nashville Sound in the early 1960s. ... March 17 is the 76th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (77th in leap years). ... Lizzie Miles was the stage name taken by Elizabeth Mary Landreaux (1895 - 1963), an African American singer. ... March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (91st in leap years), with 275 days remaining. ... Harry Akst (August 15, 1894–March 31, 1963) was an American songwriter. ... April 12 is the 102nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (103rd in leap years). ... Herbie Nichols (1919&#8211;1963) was an American jazz pianist and composer. ... May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). ... Wilfred Theodore (Ted) Weems (originally Wemyes) (26 September 1901 - 6 May 1963) was a United States bandleader and musician. ... May 10 is the 130th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (131st in leap years). ... Irving Aaronson (February 7, 1895 – May 10, 1963) was an American jazz pianist and big band leader. ... September 12 is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years). ... Modest (Moisei Isaacovich) Altschuler was a cellist, orchestral conductor, and composer. ... October 11 is the 284th day of the year (285th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Édith Piaf (December 19, 1915 – October 11, 1963)[1] was one of Frances most loved singers and a national icon. ... November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 60 days remaining. ... Elsa Maxwell photographed by Carl van Vechten Elsa Maxwell (b. ... November 19 is the 323rd day of the year (324th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Carmen Amaya (November 2, 1913 - November 19, 1963) was a flamenco dancer and singer, born in the Somorrostro slum of Barcelona, Spain. ... November 26 is the 330th day (331st on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Amelita Galli-Curci Amelita Galli-Curci as the title role in Lakmé Amelita Galli-Curci (18 November 1882 – 26 November 1963) was an operatic coloratura soprano, one of the best regarded of the early 20th century. ... November 29 is the 333rd (in leap years the 334th) day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Ernesto Lecuona (August 6, 1896 - 1963) was a Cuban composer and performer, undoubtedly the greatest and most legendary Cuban musician of his time. ... December 5 is the 339th day (340th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Karl Amadeus Hartmann (August 2, 1905 Munich – December 5, 1963 Munich) was a German composer. ... December 28 is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 3 days remaining. ... Paul Hindemith (16 November 1895 – 28 December 1963) was a German composer, violist, violinist, teacher, music theorist and conductor. ... Naftule Brandwein (1889-1963) was a Jewish clarinettist and one of the most influential figures in the history of klezmer music. ...

Awards

Grammy Awards

Grammy Award statuette The Grammy Awards, presented by the Recording Academy (an association of Americans professionally involved in the recorded music industry) for outstanding achievements in the recording industry, is one of four major music awards shows held annually in the United States (the Billboard Music Awards, the American Music... The 5th Grammy Awards were held in 1963. ...

Eurovision Song Contest

The modern logo was introduced for the 2004 Contest to create a consistent visual identity. ... The Eurovision Song Contest 1963 was the eighth Eurovision and was held on March 23, 1963 in London. ...

Leeds International Piano Competition

Michael Roll (b. ...

External Charts

  • Pop Culture Madness 1963 Pop Music Chart

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