Daily Archive: June 1, 2014

Slim Gaillard – Laguna – 1945 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Shellac Edition 0

Slim Gaillard – Laguna – 1945 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Shellac Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Slim Gaillard – Laguna – Bee-Bee Records 101 – 1945 Had Slim Gaillard never appeared, the world would have been an awful place. Truly and totally unique, with a language of his own (one of reportedly 8 he spoke fluently), an...

Howard Hanson Plays The Music Of Lyndol Mitchell – 1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone 0

Howard Hanson Plays The Music Of Lyndol Mitchell – 1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Howard Hanson and The Eastman School Orchestra – Pioneers Of Music – May 27, 1950 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection More Americana, by way of The Eastman School of Music, and the orchestra conducted by founder, champion and cheering section Howard...

Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Strauss – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry 1

Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Strauss – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Boston Symphony In Rehearsal – Charles Munch, cond. – Jan. 13, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection More historic rehearsals this week. The Boston Symphony with Charles Munch rehearse Richard Strauss’ Don Juan, originally broadcast on January 13, 1951. Considered...

Art Farmer – Benny Golson – Live At Newport 1960 – Past Daily Downbeat 0

Art Farmer – Benny Golson – Live At Newport 1960 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Art Farmer-Benny Golson – live at Newport 1960 – June 30, 1960 – Voice of America Reposting a concert from several years ago (via my long-ago now-defunct site) from the 1960 Newport Jazz Festival featuring the legendary Art Farmer and Benny...

A Night At The Renaissance On The Sunset Strip – 1959 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles 0

A Night At The Renaissance On The Sunset Strip – 1959 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Skip Weshner’s Accent On Sound – Live From The Renaissance Club – KRHM-FM -Dec. 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Always a reminder floating around of just how active L.A.’s club scene was in the 1950s. One example comes by way...