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Daily Archive: December 6, 2015

Culture In America 1960 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry 0

Culture In America 1960 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

– Culture In America: An Assessment – 1960 – NBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Culture in America, circa 1960. Even 55 years ago, we were starting to ask questions about our accomplishments as a people – what contributions had we made as a society; not just of...

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Salzburg Festival 1938 – Weekend Gramophone 1

Salzburg Festival 1938 – Weekend Gramophone

– Salzburg Festival 1938 – Mozart: Don Giovanni -Act 2 – Aug. 15, 1938 – Berlin Radio/NBC Blue Network – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The Salzburg Festival, 1938 this week. Touted as one of the great innovations in broadcasting, the idea that someone in Los Angeles could hear, as...

Charles Mingus Septet – Live In Nice 1972 – Past Daily Downbeat 0

Charles Mingus Septet – Live In Nice 1972 – Past Daily Downbeat

– Charles Mingus Septet – Live At the Nice Jazz Festival – July 20,1972 – Radio France FIP – Charles Mingus this week. One of the most important and innovative figures in 20th Century American Music, Mingus blazed an amazing trail, elevating Jazz into an art form, taking it from...

Lucille Dumont Aux Rhythms De Paris 1951 – Past Daily World Soundbooth 0

Lucille Dumont Aux Rhythms De Paris 1951 – Past Daily World Soundbooth

– Lucille Dumont aux Rhythms de Paris – Nov. 2, 1951 – Radio Canada – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Lucille Dumont tonight – an iconic Pop-Star and early TV personality from Quebec in the 1950s and who had her own radio show in 1951 before heading to TV where...