Daily Archive: April 8, 2013


” I Predict A Long And Protracted War” – April 8, 1967

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for April 8, 1967 Prophetic and disturbing words from UN Secretary General U Thant, who gave that assessment on the escalating war in Vietnam, this April 8th in 1967, joining a growing swell of voices opposing our further involvement in what...


Piatigorsky Plays Walton – World Premier – 1957 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Walton Cello Concerto Premier – 1957 A world premier this weekend – this time from Sir William Walton and the first performance ever of his Cello Concerto, featuring the Boston Symphony Orchestra conducted by Charles Munch with the concerto’s dedicatee, Gregor Piatigorsky,...