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Daily Archive: May 4, 2014

Evelyn Glennie And Fred Frith – Live At 2013 Moers Festival – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition 1

Evelyn Glennie And Fred Frith – Live At 2013 Moers Festival – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Evelyn Glennie – Fred Frith – 2013 Moers Festival – May 29, 2013 – VPRO Something completely different and unusual tonight, but not that much of a stretch when you think about it. The celebrated percussionist Evelyn Glennie and the Progressive/avant-garde...

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Jean Doyen With Eugène Bigot And The Paris Radio Symphony Play Hahn – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone 5

Jean Doyen With Eugène Bigot And The Paris Radio Symphony Play Hahn – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Reynaldo Hahn – Piano Concerto – Jean Doyen, Piano – French Radio Orchestra, Eugène Bigot, cond. – 1952 – ORTF – Gordon Skene Sound Collection This is a re-post from a few  years ago. The original post has since disappeared and...

Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Tchaikovsky – 1949 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry 2

Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Tchaikovsky – 1949 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio – Boston Symphony In Rehearsal – Charles Munch, cond. Dec. 19, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Continuing our Boston Symphony in Rehearsal this week, Charles Munch once again leads the BSO through a rehearsal of Tchaikovsky’s Symphony Number...

Lonnie Liston Smith – Live At Jazz Set – 1973 – Past Daily Downbeat 5

Lonnie Liston Smith – Live At Jazz Set – 1973 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – PBS Jazz Set: Lonnie Liston Smith – circa 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Since we’re sticking around in the 70s so far today, I thought I would keep it going with an appearance by Lonnie Liston Smith from 1973. Smith,...

The Killing Of ‘Bums’ – May 4, 1970 0

The Killing Of ‘Bums’ – May 4, 1970

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Nightly News – May 4, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Days earlier, on May 1st 1970, President Nixon was asked about the wave of Campus protests to the American excursion into Cambodia. Referring to the students protesting as “bums”,...

Gordon Parks, Melvin van Peebles, Ossie Davis And Butterfly McQueen Talk About Black Cinema – 1971 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles 0

Gordon Parks, Melvin van Peebles, Ossie Davis And Butterfly McQueen Talk About Black Cinema – 1971 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Click on the link here for Audio Player – WNET – Free Time: Black Cinema – Nov. 9, 1971 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection In 1971 a new genre in Cinema exploded on the scene, and quickly became part of our Popular Culture. It was cinema written by, produced by,...