1928 in music

This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 1928.

List of years in music (table)
Maurice Ravel at the piano with Éva Gauthier in 1928; George Gershwin listens at right.

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Published popular musicEdit

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Classical musicEdit



Musical theaterEdit




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  4. ^ http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-172225171/view?partId=nla.obj-172225183
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  8. ^ "Loie Fuller, Dancer, Dies From Pneumonia". The Cornell Daily Sun. 3 January 1928. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  9. ^ Alan Hyman (1 January 1978). Sullivan and His Satellites: A Survey of English Operettas 1860–1914. Chappell. ISBN 978-0-903443-24-1.