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Monthly Archive: December 2014

The Toronto Symphony With Sir Ernest MacMillan Play Music Of Murray Adaskin – 1954 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone 4

The Toronto Symphony With Sir Ernest MacMillan Play Music Of Murray Adaskin – 1954 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Murray Adaskin – Serenade Concertante – Toronto Symphony, Sir Ernest MacMillan, conductor – 1954 – CBC Transcription Service. Heading across the border to Canada this week for a sampling of music from mid-20th century Canadian Composers, by...

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Mischa Levitski Piano Recital – 1936 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry 0

Mischa Levitski Piano Recital – 1936 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Mischa Levitski – in Recital – RCA Magic Key – August 23, 1936 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Sadly, a short recital and not in the best quality. This recital from famed pianist Mischa Levitski comes via...

An Interview With George Raft – 1951 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles 0

An Interview With George Raft – 1951 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – George Fisher Interviews George Raft – July 4, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Anyone with a passing fancy for classic Hollywood films, or has spent more than five minutes dial-hopping on Turner Classic Movies will know...

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra – Live From Cleveland, 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat 0

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra – Live From Cleveland, 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for audio Player – Duke Ellington and His Orchestra – broadcast from the Town Casino, Cleveland Ohio – September 17, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection More classic concerts this weekend. For our Jazz entry, Duke Ellington in a live broadcast...

Y-Day At The Hollywood Bowl – 1964 – The Superbs, Round Robin, The Premiers, Paul Petersen – Past Daily Pop Chronicles 0

Y-Day At The Hollywood Bowl – 1964 – The Superbs, Round Robin, The Premiers, Paul Petersen – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – 1964 YMCA Day At The Hollywood Bowl – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The follow-up year to the classic 1963 Hollywood Bowl Y-Day concert, which featured The Beach Boys and a host of Surf and Pop bands, the...

Christmas And Propaganda – 1957 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: Holiday Edition 0

Christmas And Propaganda – 1957 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles: Holiday Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Life And The World – December 19, 1957 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Even during the holiday season, we were never too far away from thinking about oblivion in the 1950s – and sometimes the doses of...

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Radio Stars – In Concert 1977 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Heading the in the direction of ending up the week with another dose of the late 70s. This time by way of former glam outfit Jet, reformed and re-tooled as the New Wave band Radio Stars, in concert and recorded by the ever-handy BBC Radio 1 for their In Concert...

‘The Yankees Are Invading Panama! The Yankees Are Invading Panama!’ – December 19-20, 1989 0

‘The Yankees Are Invading Panama! The Yankees Are Invading Panama!’ – December 19-20, 1989

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio – News and bulletins – December 19, 1989 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection If you happened to be around on this day, 25 years ago, no doubt you saw and heard an endless barrage of...

Hall & Oates – Live At My Father’s Place 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition 0

Hall & Oates – Live At My Father’s Place 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Hall & Oates – Live At My Father’s Place – December 7, 1979 – WLIR-FM Late 70s/early 80s tonight. With MTV rapidly invading most living rooms in America by this time, the onslaught of video-perfect bands went...