Daily Archive: April 12, 2017

James Levine - and The Philadelphia orchestra - 1980

James Levine, Alfred Brendel And The Philadelphia Orchestra Play Music Of Beethoven And Schubert – 1980 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

James Levine, Conductor – Alfred Brendel, Piano – The Philadelphia Orchestra Concert – November 8, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Historic concerts back in the U.S. this week – The Philadelphia Orchestra, guest conducted by James Levine and featuring Alfred Brendel as Piano soloist in a concert featuring...

Telephone Operators on Strike- April 1947

April 12, 1947 – “We’re Settling Down For A Long Strike”.

April 12, 1947 – Alka-Seltzer News Of The World – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 12, 1947 – Strikes and strife. The Telephone Operators Union was going on strike, and union officials promised it would be a long one. Telephone Operators in 1947 were crucial to communication between people...