Daily Archive: October 4, 2017

The Who

The Who – Lulu – The Troggs – The Gun – Gene Pitney – Top Of The Pops 1967 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table

The Who, Lulu (with The George Bean Group), The Troggs, The Gun, Gene Pitney – Top Of The Pops – Dec. 22, 1967 – BBC Transcription Service – Continuing to plumb the gold mine of Top Of The Pops programs this week. This one from December 22, 1967 features (as...

Claudio Arrau

Claudio Arrau With Seiji Ozawa And The Boston Symphony Play Music Of Bartok And Brahms – 1977 Berkshire Festival – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Claudio Arrau, Piano – Boston Symphony – Seiji Ozawa, Cond – Berkshire Music Festival – August 26, 1977 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Back to something historic this week. The Boston Symphony during the 1977 Berkshire Music Festival, with Music Director Seiji Ozawa leading the BSO with the legendary...

Edward Benes

October 5, 1938 – Edward Benes Farewell Address (English Translation)

October 5, 1938 – Radio Prague – English Translation of Speech by Edward Benes – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Edward Benes, President of Czechoslovakia from 1935 until his resignation in 1938 was strongly opposed to the German annexation of what was known as the Sudeten territory in Czechoslovakia. Abandoned...

Reagan-Mondale Debate No. 1

October 4, 1984 – Cramming For A Debate – Jamming For Recess

October 4, 1984 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – October 4, 1984. A day loaded with politics. Racing to meet a recess deadline, Capitol Hill was working overtime to pass bills, avoid defaults and slip in a few last minute monkey-wrenches. It seems to happen...