Daily Archive: July 24, 2013

Jean Martinon and David Oistrakh in concert

Jean Martinon And David Oistrakh Play Music Of Prokofiev, Shostakovich And Tchaikovsky 1971 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Continuing the Classic Concerts via Radio France Musique this week with another one featuring the ORTF Orchestra conducted by the legendary Jean Martinon. Soloist this time is the equally legendary Russian Violinist David Oistrakh in an all Russian program, originally broadcast in 1971. Here’s what’s on the player this week:...

The World Is Tired Of Fanaticism: Harry S. Truman – July 24, 1949

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Voices And Events for week ending July 24, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A world in a state of upheaval and change, this week ending on this day in 1949. President Truman spoke those words in reaction to the weariness the...

Galaxie – Live At Polaris Music Gala, St. John’s – 2011- Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Galaxie – live at Polaris Music Gala, St. John’s – September 19, 2011 – CBC As promised earlier, I’ve been digging around the CBC vaults for more examples of what’s going on in Canada these days. I ran across this concert...