Daily Archive: May 28, 2017

Connee Boswell

Connee Boswell – Booglie Wooglie Piggy – 1942 – Nights At The Round Table: Music Of World War 2

Connee Boswell – Booglie-Wooglie Piggy – unknown band – NBC Transcription – 1942 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Diving into the antiquities this weekend. Pulling up an unreleased aircheck recording of a song not recorded commercially by Connee Boswell. Initially performing as The Boswell Sisters, Connee and her siblings...

Carroll Glenn and Eugene List

Carroll Glenn And Eugene List Play Music Of Leonard Bernstein 1946 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Carroll Glenn/Eugene List – Bernstein: Sonata for Violin and Piano – State Department Transcription Service – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Carroll Glenn and Eugene List, two names synonymous with discovering seldom played music and recognizing up-and-coming talent. The husband and wife team were both formidable talents on their own....

Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock Has A Word Or Two – 1963 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

  Alfred Hitchcock – interview with Barry Farber – WOR-AM, New York – circa 1963 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A few words from Alfred Hitchcock this weekend, from an interview with New York radio personality Barry Farber via WOR in 1963. Alfred Hitchcock was rightfully referred to as...

Duke Ellington - live at Ravinia 1957

Duke Ellington – Such Sweet Thunder – Ravinia Festival 1957 – Past Daily Downbeat

Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra – Live at Ravinia Festival 1957 – CBS Radio – July 1, 1957 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Duke Ellington this weekend. A sort of memorial, since it was 42 years since his passing on May 24, 1975, and his funeral on May...