Daily Archive: December 2, 2015

Leonard Bernstein And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Haydn And Bruckner 1976 – Mid-Week Concert 6

Leonard Bernstein And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Haydn And Bruckner 1976 – Mid-Week Concert

– New York Philharmonic – Leonard Bernstein, Conductor – June 22, 1976 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – More history this week, with a concert from the New York Philharmonic featuring the legendary Leonard Bernstein at the podium – from a broadcast on June 22, 1976. Only two works make...

School Desegregation – December 2, 1960 0

School Desegregation – December 2, 1960

– Eyewitness To History – School Desegregation In New Orleans – December 2, 1960 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – School Desegregation, even 6 years after the landmark Supreme Court ruling in Brown v. Board of Education, schools were loathed to follow the ruling, balking at the notion of integrating...

‘An Urgent Need For Peace’ – December 2, 1967 0

‘An Urgent Need For Peace’ – December 2, 1967

– ABC News Around The World – December 2, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Peace seemed to be the illusive goal, this December 2nd in 1967. With fighting in Vietnam continuing, B-52’s staging raids, South Vietnamese incursions into Cambodia and seemingly fruitless attempts at negotiations in Paris. the...