Daily Archive: December 20, 2012

What Is America’s Greatest Need? – 1938 – Past Daily Reference Room.

Click on the link here for Audio Player: America’s Town Meeting – Dec. 18, 1938 1938 was a nervous year in our history. The slow recovery, the looming war in Europe, saber rattling in the Far-East , racism, unemployment, crime – all these elements created an air of tension and fear over...

Vince Guaraldi – 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Gettin’ Merry Like Christmas Edition.

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Vince Guaraldi – Christmas Time Is Here Againn – 1965 It’s hard to imagine this cornerstone of American Popular Culture has been around for only 47 years. It’s A Charlie Brown Christmas feels like it’s been with us forever. With its simple, straight-ahead...

Copenhagen Philharmonic Play Music of Dessner, Reich And Greenwood – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Copenhagen Philharmonic – Live – Dec. 14, 2012 Over to Copenhagen this week for a special concert by The Copenhagen Philharmonic featuring Bryce and Aaron Dessner from the band The National, billed as Sixty Minutes Of The Dessners. Stepping out of their customary...