Daily Archive: February 18, 2018

Leon Orthel

Leon Orthel Plays Orthel With The Hague Residentie Orkest – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Orthel – Sinfonia Concertante for Piano and Orchestra – Leon Orthel, Piano – Hague Residentie Orkest – Willem van Otterloo, cond. Radio Nederland Broadcast – 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The music of Leon Orthel this week. Continuing with some of the lesser well-known Composers from The Netherlands....

Count Basie

Count Basie Live In Milan – 1960 – Past Daily Downbeat

Count Basie and his Orchestra – Live in Milan, Italy – April 6, 1960 – RAI – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Count Basie this weekend. An American institution, Basie was a fixture from the 1930s all the way up until just before his death in 1984. An enduring figure...