Daily Archive: January 26, 2014

Philadelphia Orchestra 1937 Tour Concert – Stokowski, Iturbi, Marian Anderson, Ormandy – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Blue Network – The Magic Key – The Philadelphia Orchestra 1937 Tour Concert – April 18, 1937 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Another rare concert broadcast from the 1930s this week. The Philadelphia Orchestra, getting ready to embark on their...

Les Brown – Live From The Hollywood Palladium – 1953 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio – All-Star Parade Of Bands – Les Brown – live at The Hollywood Palladium – October 12, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection By the 1950s, the era of the Big Band was heading into the sunset. Musical tastes...

Charles Munch And Ania Dorfmann In Rehearsal With The Boston Symphony – 1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

NBC Radio – Boston Symphony In Rehearsal – Charles Munch, cond. Ania Dorfmann, piano – Dec. 30, 1950 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Become a Patron! Continuing the series of Boston Symphony Rehearsal recordings – this weekend it’s The Boston Symphony, lead by Music Director Charles Munch and featuring the...