Daily Archive: July 23, 2012

July 23, 1947 – Postwar Europe – A Delicate Madness –

Click on the Link: News for July 23, 1947 News for this July 23rd in 1947 had to do with the delicate balance being struck throughout postwar Europe, and fears the unity was falling apart. The Big Three Conference was underway with discussions regarding the proposed Marshall Plan and the...

Roy Harris Conducts Roy Harris – 1946 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

1.Fantasy – American Broadcasting Co. Symphony – Roy Harris, cond. 2. Folk Rhythms Of Today – American Broadcasting Co. Symphony – Roy Harris, Cond. I posted both of these pieces a few years ago via my now-defunct Newstalgia site. Since I have realize there is a whole new audience here,...

Max Roach – Live At Vienna Jazz Fest – 1994 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the Link: Max Roach – Live at the Vienna Jazz Fest 1994 Over to Austria this week for a concert by the legendary Drummer/Percussionist Max Roach, recorded live at the Vienna JazzFest on July 8, 1994. Here’s what’s/who’s on the set: MAX ROACH QUARTET Cecil Bridgewater (tp) Odean...