Symphonic

Vittorio Giannini – A World Premier 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Vittorio Giannini – A World Premier 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Vittorio Giannini – An Opera Ballet (World Premier) San Francisco Symphony – Edwin MacArthur, cond. – August 27, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Vittorio Giannini – a name mostly forgotten, but one of the leading lights of the Neo-Romantic movement in American classical music in the early and...

Paul Paray With Arnold Steinhardt And The Detroit Symphony – 1959 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Paul Paray With Arnold Steinhardt And The Detroit Symphony – 1959 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Paul Paray with Arnold Steinhardt, violin and The Detroit Symphony – Nov. 12, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Part 1 Paul Paray with Arnold Steinhardt, violin and The Detroit Symphony – Nov. 12, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Part 2 Violinist Arnold Steinhardt, with Paul Paray,...

Pfitzner Violin Concerto – 1959 Vienna Festival – Edith Peinemann – Bamberg Symphony – Joseph Keilberth – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Pfitzner Violin Concerto – 1959 Vienna Festival – Edith Peinemann – Bamberg Symphony – Joseph Keilberth – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

1959 Vienna Festival – Pfitzner: Violin Concerto – Edith Peinemann, violin – Bamberg Symphony – Joseph Keilberth, cond – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 1959 Vienna Festival this weekend. An excerpt from and a historic performance by The Bamberg Symphony, conducted by Joseph Keilberth and featuring the legendary Edith Peinemann...

Valery Gergiev With Alexander Toradze And The Marlinsky Orchestra Live At Mikkeli Festival 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Valery Gergiev With Alexander Toradze And The Marlinsky Orchestra Live At Mikkeli Festival 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Valery Gergiev, cond. The Marlinsky Orchestra – July 8, 2011 – RSR Switzerland – Part 1 Valery Gergiev, cond. The Marlinsky Orchestra – July 8, 2011 – RSR Switzerland – Part 2 Valery Gergiev leads the Marlinsky Orchestra this week in a concert featuring music of Profofiev, Shostakovich and Scarlatti...

Lev Oborin With Alois Klima And The Czech Radio Symphony – Prague Spring Festival 1961 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Lev Oborin With Alois Klima And The Czech Radio Symphony – Prague Spring Festival 1961 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Lev Oborin, piano with The Czech Radio Symphony – Alois Klima, cond. – Prague Spring Festival 1961 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Lev Oborin, a highly respected and much admired Russian pianist of the Soviet era performs with the Czech Radio Symphony conducted by Alois Klima in this historic...

French National Orchestra And Eugène Bigot Play Music Of Gustave Charpentier 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

French National Orchestra And Eugène Bigot Play Music Of Gustave Charpentier 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Gustave Charpentier – Napoli from Impressions d’Italie – FNO – Bigot – circa 1952 – ORTF, Paris – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Gustave Charpentier, a name that may not ring many bells now, but during the 20th century, was one of the most popular composers of Opera; primarily based...

George Szell With John Browning And The Cleveland Orchestra Play Music Of Wagner, Barber And Schubert – 1965 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

George Szell With John Browning And The Cleveland Orchestra Play Music Of Wagner, Barber And Schubert – 1965 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

– George Szell with John Browning – The Cleveland Orchestra – live at The Concertgebouw – June 24, 1965 – George Szell leads the Cleveland Orchestra this week, in a concert recorded on June 24, 1965 at the famed Concertgebouw in Amsterdam. Joining Szell is the American pianist John Browning...

Leonard Bernstein And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Haydn And Bruckner 1976 – Mid-Week Concert

Leonard Bernstein And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Haydn And Bruckner 1976 – Mid-Week Concert

– New York Philharmonic – Leonard Bernstein, Conductor – June 22, 1976 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – More history this week, with a concert from the New York Philharmonic featuring the legendary Leonard Bernstein at the podium – from a broadcast on June 22, 1976. Only two works make...

Aaron Copland Conducts The Boston Symphony 1960 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Aaron Copland Conducts The Boston Symphony 1960 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

– Boston Symphony – Aaron Copland, guest Conductor – January 2, 1960 – Part 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – – Boston Symphony – Aaron Copland, guest Conductor – January 2, 1960 – Part 2 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Back to classic concerts this week. The Boston...

The Oslo Philharmonic With Odd Grüner-Hegge Play Music Of Svendsen – 1948 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

The Oslo Philharmonic With Odd Grüner-Hegge Play Music Of Svendsen – 1948 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

– Svendsen – Symphony No. 2 – Oslo Philharmonic -Odd Grüne-Hegge – Norwegian Radio Session – 1948 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – I ran this piece several years ago, via my old site. It has since disappeared, but I thought I would run it again, with improved sound. This...