Daily Archive: October 15, 2012

FDR Fireside Chat – October 10, 1937 – Past Daily Reference Room

FDR Fireside Chat – October 10, 1937 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio player: FDR – Fireside Chat – Oct. 12, 1937 On the occasion of his return from a cross-country tour, President Roosevelt gave one of his familiar Fireside Chat’s ahead of a special session of Congress on October 12, 1937. He discusses the progress...

October 15, 1986 – Star Wars, Reykjavik And Stop Gap.

Click on the link here for Audio player:News for October 15, 1986 News for this day in October of 1986 had to do with assessing the Summit between Reagan and Gorbachev in Reykjavik, Iceland and the beginning of renewed talks in Geneva. The sticking point continued to be the Star...

Strasbourg Radio Symphony In Concert Play Music Of Roussel – 1954

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Roussel – Rhapsodie Flamande – 1954 Over to French radio again. This week’s concert comes from The Strasbourg Music Festival, circa 1954, conducted by Frank Martin and featuring the music of Albert Roussel. Rhapsodie Flamande for Orchestra, written in the 1938. Roussel...