Daily Archive: May 25, 2014

Howard Hanson And The Eastman School Symphony Play Music Of Mennini – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Howard Hanson And The Eastman School Symphony Play Music Of Mennini – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Louis Mennini – Arioso – Howard Hanson, cond. Eastman School Symphony – February 9, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection More Americana tonight, by way of Louis Mennini, an American composer (1920-2000) and educator who was Professor at the Eastman School...

Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Brahms (Continued) – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Brahms (Continued) – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Charles Munch and The Boston Symphony In Rehearsal – June 2, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Continuing, not only our historic Boston Symphony rehearsals this week, but continuing with the last two movements of the Brahms 2nd Symphony. Again, led...

Jim Hall Trio – Live In Toronto – 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

Jim Hall Trio – Live In Toronto – 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Jim Hall Trio – Live at The Bourbon Street, Toronto – June 1979 Taking advantage of the relative peace and calm of a holiday weekend by adding a taste of guitar legend Jim Hall to the mix. This one, from a...

Benny Morten’s All-Stars – My Old Flame – 1939 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Shellac Edition

Benny Morten’s All-Stars – My Old Flame – 1939 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Shellac Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Benny Morton’s All-Stars – My Old Flame – Blue Notes Records – 1939 Since the Soundbooth is about playing only records, there’s no restriction on just when those records were made or what kind of music they have on them. And...