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1942 in music

List of years in music (table)
The Andrew Sisters performing "Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree" in 1942.

This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 1942.

Specific locations

Specific genres

Events

Albums released

Biggest hit songs

The following songs achieved the highest chart positions in the limited set of charts available for 1942.

# Artist Title Year Country Chart Entries
1 Bing Crosby White Christmas 1942 United States US 1940s 1 – Oct 1942, US BB 1 of 1942, US 1 for 11 weeks Oct 1942, Global 1 (50 M sold) – 1942, Oscar in 1942, RYM 1 of 1942, POP 1 of 1942, Europe 2 of the 1940s, RIAA 2, Scrobulate 2 of Christmas, UK 5 – Dec 1977, AFI 5, Norway 6 – Dec 1959, US BB 7 – Dec 1955, Acclaimed 306
2 Glenn Miller Moonlight Cocktail 1942 United States US 1940s 1 – Feb 1942, US 1 for 10 weeks Feb 1942, US BB 6 of 1942, POP 6 of 1942, RYM 18 of 1942, Europe 55 of the 1940s
3 Glenn Miller (I've Got a Gal In) Kalamazoo 1942 United States US 1940s 1 – Aug 1942, US 1 for 7 weeks Sep 1942, US BB 10 of 1942, POP 10 of 1942, RYM 41 of 1942, Europe 44 of the 1940s
4 Jimmy Dorsey Tangerine 1942 United States US 1940s 1 – Apr 1942, US 1 for 6 weeks May 1942, US BB 4 of 1942, POP 4 of 1942, Europe 82 of the 1940s
5 Kay Kyser Jingle Jangle Jingle 1942 United States US 1940s 1 – Jul 1942, US 1 for 8 weeks Jul 1942, US BB 13 of 1942, POP 21 of 1942, Europe 66 of the 1940s

Top hit records

Published popular music

Classical music

Premieres

Sortable table
Composer Composition Date Location Performers
Barber, Samuel Second Essay for Orchestra 1942-04-16 United States New York City New York PhilharmonicWalter [3]
Britten, Benjamin A Ceremony of Carols 1942-12-05 United Kingdom Norwich Mason / The Fleet Street Choir – Lawrence [4]
Britten, Benjamin Diversions for Piano Left Hand and Orchestra 1942-01-16 United States Philadelphia Wittgenstein / Philadelphia OrchestraOrmandy [5]
Carpenter, John Alden Symphony No. 2 1942-10-22 United States New York City New York PhilharmonicWalter [6]
Chávez, Carlos Piano Concerto 1942-01-01 United States New York City Eugene List (piano) New York PhilharmonicMitropoulos[7]
Copland, Aaron Statements 1942-01-07 United States New York City New York PhilharmonicBernstein [8]
Casella, Alfredo Paganiniana 1942-04-14 Nazi Germany Vienna Vienna PhilharmonicBöhm [9]
Finzi, Gerald Let Us Garlands Bring 1942-10-12 United Kingdom London Irvin, Ferguson [10]
Guarnieri, Camargo Abertura concertante 1942-06-02 Brazil São Paulo Artistic Culture Society Orchestra – De Souza Lima [11]
Jolivet, André Cosmogonie 1942-03-04 Vichy France Nice French National Symphony – D'Auriol [12]
Krenek, Ernst I Wonder as I Wander 1942-12-11 United States Minneapolis Minneapolis SymphonyMitropoulos [13]
Maderna, Bruno Piano Concerto 1942-06-22 Italy Venice Gorini / Marcello Conservatory OrchestraGracis [14]
Martin, Frank Sonata da chiesa for flute and organ 1942-06-11 Switzerland Lausanne M. Martin, Faller [15]
Martinů, Bohuslav Symphony No. 1 1942-11-13 United States Boston Boston SymphonyKoussevitzky [16]
Myaskovsky, Nikolai Symphonic Ballade (Symphony No. 22) 1942-01-12 Soviet Union Tbilisi [unknown orchestra] – Stasevich [17]
Myaskovsky, Nikolai Symphony No. 23 1942-06-05 Soviet Union Moscow
Prokofiev, Sergei String Quartet No. 2 1942-04-07 Soviet Union Moscow Beethoven Quartet [18]
Shostakovich, Dmitri Leningrad Symphony (Symphony No. 7) 1942-03-05 Soviet Union Kuibyshev Bolshoi Theatre OrchestraSamosud [19]
Stravinsky, Igor Danses concertantes 1942-02-08 United States Los Angeles Janssen Symphony – Stravinsky [20]
Tippett, Michael Fantasia on a Theme of Handel 1942-03-07 United Kingdom London Sellick / Goehr Orchestra – Goehr [21]
Villa-Lobos, Heitor Rudepoêma 1942-07-15 Brazil Rio de Janeiro Municipal Theatre Symphony – Villa-Lobos [22]
Villa-Lobos, Heitor Five Preludes for guitar 1942-12-11 Uruguay Montevideo Abel Carlevaro – Villa-Lobos [23]

Compositions

Opera

Jazz

Musical theater

Musical films

Births

Deaths

References

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  2. ^ "Images for Harry James And His Orchestra – Strictly Instrumental / When You're A Long, Long Way From Home". www.discogs.com.
  3. ^ "Atlanta Symphony".
  4. ^ "A Ceremony of Carols, Benjamin Britten". brahms.ircam.fr.
  5. ^ "Diversions, Benjamin Britten". brahms.ircam.fr.
  6. ^ "CARPENTER: Adventures in a Perambulator / Symphonies Nos. 1 and 2". www.naxos.com.
  7. ^ Noel Straus, "Chavez Concerto by Philharmonic", The New York Times (2 January 1942): 24.
  8. ^ "Statements, Aaron Copland". brahms.ircam.fr.
  9. ^ "Casella – Paganiniana for orchestra – Universal Edition". Universal Edition.
  10. ^ "FINZI: I Said to Love / Let Us Garlands Bring / Before and After Summer (English Song, Vol. 12)". www.naxos.com.
  11. ^ Martinez, Emanuel (8 April 2011). "REPERTÓRIO: CAMARGO GUARNIERI – Abertura Concertante (1942) & Abertura Festiva (1971)".
  12. ^ "Cosmogonie, André Jolivet". brahms.ircam.fr.
  13. ^ "I wonder as I wander, Ernst Krenek". brahms.ircam.fr.
  14. ^ "Concerto per pianoforte e orchestra, Bruno Maderna". brahms.ircam.fr.
  15. ^ "Martin – Sonata da chiesa for flute and organ – Universal Edition". Universal Edition.
  16. ^ "World Premieres: The 1900s". www.bso.org. Boston Symphony Orchestra.
  17. ^ "Le Chant du Monde" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-13. Retrieved 2015-07-19.
  18. ^ "PROKOFIEV: String Quartets Nos. 1 and 2 / Cello Sonata". www.naxos.com.
  19. ^ "The Story Behind Shostakovich's Leningrad Symphony".
  20. ^ "Danses concertantes, Igor Stravinsky". brahms.ircam.fr.
  21. ^ "Fantaisie sur une thème de Haendel, Sir Michael Tippett". brahms.ircam.fr.
  22. ^ "Indiana University". Archived from the original on 2015-07-13. Retrieved 2015-07-10.
  23. ^ Villa-Lobos, sua obra Archived 2016-10-16 at the Wayback Machine, Version 1.0. MinC. ([Rio de Janeiro]: IBRAM, and the Museu Villa-Lobos, 2009): 153. Based on the third edition, 1989.
  24. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-10-19. Retrieved 2013-05-27.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  25. ^ "BFI | Film & TV Database | WE'LL SMILE AGAIN (1942)". Ftvdb.bfi.org.uk. 2009-04-16. Archived from the original on 2009-01-16. Retrieved 2012-03-14.

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