Daily Archive: January 19, 2014

Be Bop Deluxe – In Concert At Oxford – 1978 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Be Bop Deluxe – live at Oxford – BBC Radio 1 Rock Goes To College – 1978 – BBC Be Bop Deluxe were a band the critics loved but the audience apparently only liked. Together in two short bursts – once...

Eugene Ormandy Conducts The Minneapolis Symphony In Concert – 1936 Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC-Blue Network – RCA Magic Key – Minneapolis Symphony, Eugene Ormandy, conductor + Mischa Levitski, piano recital from Chicago – March 1, 1936 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Diving into more rare concerts of the 1930s again this week. This time...

Woody Herman’s Third Herd – Live At Peony Park – 1954 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio – Woody Herman And His Third Herd, live from Peony Park, Omaha – September 24, 1954 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Some 1950s big band this weekend. Woody Herman and his New Third Herd, live from Peony Park in...

Samuel Barber In Rehearsal With The Boston Symphony – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Click on the link here for external Audio Player – NBC Radio – Boston Symphony In Rehearsal – Samuel Barber, guest Conductor – June 23, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Become a Patron! Continuing our ongoing series of historic rehearsal recordings with The Boston Symphony. This one features the...

Sassy Speaks – A Chat With Sarah Vaughan – 1974 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – James Day Interviews Sarah Vaughan – March 7, 1974 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Probably one of the most iconic and recognizable voices in music, Sarah Vaughan soared to the short-list of Women who changed and shaped the sound of vocal...