Daily Archive: March 16, 2014


Jean Giraudeau In The 1958 Production of Maurice Emmanuel’s Salamine – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Emmanuel – Salamine – ¬†excerpts from Acts 1,2 and 3 – Cast and Chorus conducted by Tony Aubin – ORTF, Paris – March 29, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Excerpts from seldom performed French operas this week. Tonight, it’s the...


Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse A Honegger Premier – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Boston Symphony – In Rehearsal – Charles Munch, conducting – May 12, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Another rehearsal from The Boston Symphony. This week, it’s a rehearsal for the U.S. Premier of the Symphony Number 5 by Swiss-French composer...


Ben Webster And Dexter Gordon – In Concert From Baden – 1972 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Ben Webster/Dexter Gordon – live at Baden Switzerland – 1972 – RTS Two legends in concert this weekend – Ben Webster and Dexter Gordon on tenor sax, along with Kenny Drew on piano, Ed Thigpen on drums and Bo Stief on...