Radio

Ethiopia-Somalia dispute

May 14, 1978 – Clouds Over Ogaden – Sino-Soviet Postures – Taipei Is Not Amused

May 14, 1978 – CBC Radio Hourly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – May 14, 1978 – War clouds hanging over the Ogaden desert between Ethiopian and Somalia. In Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian State Radio reported a warning; Somalian must cease forthwith its alleged support of insurgents in the...

Los Alamos Fire

May 11, 2000 – Los Alamos Fire: “Somebody Made A Mistake – We Have To Find Out Who” – The Million Mom March Gains Momentum

May 11, 2000 – CBS World News Roundup: Late Edition – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – May 11, 2000 – A day things spiraled out of control. The fire consuming Los Alamos New Mexico initially began as a “controlled burn”. But owing to an unexpected wind shift, it quickly exploded...

President Eisenhower Press Conference

April 12, 1954 – An Eisenhower Press Conference – Presidents Being Presidential

President Eisenhower’s Press Conference – May 12, 1954 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection- Contrary to what you may think now, Presidential News conferences were regular affairs – sometimes weekly, always at least monthly. No Press Secretary running flak – just the President and the Press. Although some press conferences were...

Carlo Maria Giulini

Carlo Maria Giulini Leads The L.A. Phil. In Music of Weber, Laderman And Haydn – 1981 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

  Carlo Maria Giulini – Los Angeles Philharmonic In Concert – October 22, 1981 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The legendary Carlo Maria Giulini, leading the Los Angeles Philharmonic in the opening concert of the 1981-1982 season. Three works are featured – the world premier of Ezra Laderman‘s Symphony...