Daily Archive: February 23, 2014


Leonard Bernstein And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Riegger And Becker -1958 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio: The New York Philharmonic, conducted by Leonard Bernstein – October 19, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Another rare broadcast concert this weekend. Sadly, not complete and only two of the three pieces mentioned in the narration and introductory...


Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Saint-Saens And Mennin – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Boston Symphony In Rehearsal – Charles Munch, conductor – January 20, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Once again this weekend, the Boston Symphony in rehearsal. This time it’s two firsts – Saint-Saens‘ overture to La Princesse Jaune, played for the...


Ray Anthony And His Orchestra – Live At The Hollywood Palladium – 1953 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio: All-Star Parade Of Bands – Ray Anthony – Live From The Hollywood Palladium -Nov. 23, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A successful band commercially, Ray Anthony was responsible for several big hits on his label, Capitol Records, in...


Catherine Wheel – In Session 1995 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Catherine Wheel – In Session for John Peel – July 12, 1995 – BBC Radio 1 Another session tonight from one of my favorite bands of the 90s – Catherine Wheel, this time from 1995 for the inimitable John Peel. As...