Daily Archive: June 22, 2014

The Eastman Symphony Play Music Of Peter Mennin – 1949 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Eastman Symphony – Howard Hanson, Cond. – Peter Mennin: Symphony Nr. 3 – May 14, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Back over to Rochester, New York this week for another concert by The Eastman School Symphony, led by Howard Hanson...

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

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Boston Symphony in Rehearsal – Charles Munch, Cond. March 10, 1951- Gordon Skene Sound Collection More rehearsals with The Boston Symphony this week. Charles Munch leads the BSO in a rehearsal of Bruckner’s Symphony Number 7, in a live broadcast...

Earl ‘Fatha’ Hines – In Concert From Stuttgart – 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Earl “Fatha” Hines – in Concert from Stuttgart, Germany – July 15, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Heading into more traditional territory this weekend. Legendary Jazz Piano player Earl “Fatha” Hines in a solo concert from Stuttgart Germany in 1979....

The Come Alive Generation

30 Minutes That Shaped A Generation – The Selling Of Youth Culture In The 60s – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Something interesting happened around the time of the British Invasion in the early 1960s’; teenagers in America were suddenly discovered to be a massive consumer market. Not that there hasn’t always been a goodly chunk of the population hovering under 30 – it’s just this particular generation, the one that’s...

John Newman at Pinkpop 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – John Newman – Pinkpop Festival 2014 – VPRO/3VOOR12 Festival season gets into high gear as Summer goes official this week. Tonight it’s a short-ish set from Blue-eyed Northern Soul practitioner John Newman, recorded by the venerable VPRO in Holland with a...