Daily Archive: May 14, 2017

Charles Koechlin - Memorial concert

Pierre Jamet String Quartet Play Music Of Charles Koechlin – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Charles Koechlin – Memorial Concert – 1952 – ORTF – Radio Paris – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Over to Paris this week for a portion of the Memorial Concert for Charles Koechlin, who died in December of 1950 and whose memorial concert was a virtual who’s who of French...

Reba Crawford - Angel Of Broadway

Reba Crawford: The Angel Of Broadway And Los Angeles In The 1930s – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Reba Crawford – Commentary – KMTR-Los Angeles – Dec. 6, 1937 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Reba Crawford, a name all but forgotten about in recent decades, but in the 1920s and 1930s she made national headlines, was the subject of scandals and was rival to one of the...

Buddy DeFranco with Helen Forrest in session 1957

Buddy DeFranco With Helen Forrest – In Session 1957 – Past Daily Downbeat

Buddy DeFranco Quartet with Helen Forrest – The Navy Swings session – Los Angeles, May 1957 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Buddy DeFranco this week. His Quartet and singer Helen Forrest in one of several sessions DeFranco did for the Navy Recruiting radio show The Navy Swings, and recorded...