Monthly Archive: November 2017

Aleksandar Madzar

Aleksandar Madzar With Johannes Klumpp And The North German Philharmonic Play Music Of Chopin and Borodin – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Aleksandar Madzar, Piano with The North German Philhamonic, Cond. by Johannes Klumpp – October 6, 2017 – WDR3-Radio The Music of Chopin and Borodin this week. Two pretty familiar pieces; the Piano concerto Number 2 of Chopin, played by Serbian pianist Aleksandar Madzar, who is joined by the North German...

India- China border War - Nov. 1962

November 22, 1962 – Showdown On Tax Reform – Taking A Breather In The India-China War

November 22, 1962 – NBC Radio News Of The World – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – November 22, 1962 – A busy Thanksgiving Day in 1962. On Capitol Hill, an uproar over the new Tax Reform package and fears it may be shot down. Congressional leaders were putting the brakes...

David Cassidy

David Cassidy In Concert – 1973 – (1950-2017) – Past Daily Soundbooth: Tribute Edition

David Cassidy – in concert from De Doelen, Rotterdam – March 23, 1973 – Radio Nederland – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A tribute to David Cassidy tonight. Hearing the news earlier this evening that David Cassidy had died, owing to complications from organ failure, it’s one more element of...

Kim Jong Il

November 21, 1991 – Bush Civil Rights 1991 – The Riddle Of Pyongyang

November 21, 1991 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – November 21, 1991 – An historic day for different reasons. One – President Bush signed into law the Civil Rights Act of 1991 and Two – North Korea‘s Kim Jong Il was back in the news,...

Bob Packwood

November 20, 1993 – Brady Bill Filibuster – Packwood Peccadillos –

November 20, 1993 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – November 20, 1993 – Just when the Brady Bill, the handgun legislation named after President Reagan‘s Press Secretary who was wounded during Reagan’s assassination attempt in 1981, seemed like a slam-dunk, but out walks a Republican...

Luigi Dallapiccola

Guido Cantelli And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Dallapiccola – 1954 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Luigi Dallapiccola – Fragments from his Marsia Ballet – N.Y. Phil. Guido Cantelli, cond. March 7, 1954 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Music of Luigi Dallapiccola this weekend. One of the leading figures in Mid-Century Classical Music, especially in America. Dallapiccola was born in Croatia of Italian parents. During...

Former Garage Band turned semi-pro

You’re A Teenager – You Live In L.A. – It’s 1981 -You Have A Band – You Have Plans

KROQ – Jed The Fish – July 2, 1981 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – L.A. in the 80s. Not as laid back as it was in the 70s. L.A. in the 80s means business – it’s all happening and it’s all happening at once. Madame Wong’s now has Madame...