Tagged: Boston

Boston Busing 1975

September 14, 1975 – Busing And Sainthood

September 14, 1975 – The World This Week – Gordon Skene Sound Collection September 14, 1975 – This week in history saw the start of the school year in Boston and the Busing issue was alive and well with protests and clashes greeting buses of predominately Black children arriving in...

The Joy Formidable

The Joy Formidable – Live At Lollapalooza Chile 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Joy Formidable – Live at Lollapalooza Chile – March 19, 2016 – Zero 97.7 Santiago – Since the seasons are changing for the colder South of the Equator, the Lollapalooza Festival in Chile could be considered a late-Fall festival. But since it’s May here – it’s Spring, and The...

Jean-Jacques Grunenwald

Music Of Jean-Jacques Grunenwald 1963 – Weekend Gramophone

Jean-Jacques Grunenwald – Concert d’ètè – Marie-Claude Warkowski – ORTF Chamber Orch – Jean-Paul Krèder, cond – ORTF, Paris – Jean-Jacques Grunenwald – a name much more familiar in Europe, particularly France, than here in the U.S. – Grunenwald was a celebrated Organist, a student of Marcel Duprè and his...

March 4, 1962 - Providence Rhode Island

March 4, 1962 – You’re A Teenager, You Live In Providence Rhode Island – It’s 28 Degrees Outside – And You’re Listening To The Radio – Past Daily Weekend Pop Chronicles

March 4, 1962 – WPRO-AM, Providence Rhode Island 11:00 am – 12:00 noon – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – March 4, 1962 – If you were around this day, 54 years ago – and you lived in Providence Rhode Island, you’d be contemplating another day of snow. It would be...

Amber Arcades – In Session At Grasnapolsky 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Session Edition

Amber Arcades – In Session At Grasnapolsky 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Session Edition

Amber Arcades – in session at Grasnapolsky 2016 – Feb. 12, 2016 – VPRO/3VOOR12-FM – Netherlands – Amber Arcades – one of the newer lights on the musical horizon, recorded at Grasnapolsky 2016 in The Netherlands and recorded earlier this month by VPRO. Amber Arcades is the alter-ego of Annelotte...

Igor Oistrakh And Zubin Mehta With The L.A. Philharmonic Play Music Of Shostakovich And Brahms – 1975 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Igor Oistrakh And Zubin Mehta With The L.A. Philharmonic Play Music Of Shostakovich And Brahms – 1975 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Igor Oistrakh with Zubin Mehta and The L.A. Philharmonic – In Concert – November 6, 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Igor Oistrakh with Zubin Mehta and The Los Angeles Philharmonic this week. Another historic concert, this one featuring the legendary Igor Oistrakh, son of the equally-if-not-more-legendary David Oistrakh,...

Jackie & Roy – Live At Art Park 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

Jackie & Roy – Live At Art Park 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

– Jackie & Roy – live at Art Park Festival – September 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Jackie & Roy this week, from a concert recorded by NPR for their Jazz Alive series, at the Art Park Festival in Boston in September 1979. Long considered Jazz’ First Couple,...

Let The Slinging Begin – October 28, 1988

Let The Slinging Begin – October 28, 1988

– CBS World News Roundup – October 28, 1988 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – With the election only a few days away, this October 28th in 1988, Democratic Presidential hopeful Michael Dukakis admitted during an interview with Dan Rather that he may have started a bit late with negative...

Ben Webster With Don Byas – Live In Germany 1968 – Past Daily Downbeat

Ben Webster With Don Byas – Live In Germany 1968 – Past Daily Downbeat

– Ben Webster Quartet with Don Byas – Karlsruhe, Germany – 1968 – RBB Berlin – Heading into Mellow territory this weekend with a concert by Ben Webster, along with Don Byas, Tete Montoliu on piano, Peter Trunk on Bass and Albert Heath on Drums. Webster migrated to Europe in...

Freddie Hubbard – Live At The Boston Globe Jazz Festival 1980 – Past Daily Downbeat

Freddie Hubbard – Live At The Boston Globe Jazz Festival 1980 – Past Daily Downbeat

– NPR: Jazz Alive – Freddie Hubbard – Live at The Boston Globe Jazz Festival – March 8, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A few notes from the great Freddie Hubbard this weekend. Recorded live in concert by National Public Radio at the Boston Globe Jazz Festival on...