Daily Archive: June 24, 2018

Florent Schmitt

Florian Hollard Ensemble Play Music Of Florent Schmitt – 1967 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Florent Schmitt – Lied et Scherzo – Florian Hollard Ensemble – 1967 – Paris Studios – ORTF recording – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The music of Florent Schmitt this weekend. Described as “one of the most fascinating of France’s lesser-known classical composers”, Schmitt has witnessed a revival of his...

Depression Era America - 1933

August 31, 1933 – Celebrating In Depression Era America – Weekend Gallimaufry

WKBF-Indianapolis – Dedication ceremony – August 31, 1933 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – On its surface, this broadcast of a radio station dedication ceremony is quaint and strange and most likely hard to listen to for many people – not so much that the quality runs the risk of...

Ahmad Jamal

Ahmad Jamal In Concert – 1984 – Past Daily Downbeat

Ahmad Jamal Trio – Live at Tralfamadore, Buffalo New York – November 16, 1984 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The sultry sounds of Ahmad Jamal this weekend. Recorded live for NPR’s Jazz Alive! Series at Tralfamadore in Buffalo New York on November 16, 1984. If you are new to...

The Velvelettes

4 By The Velvelettes – 1965 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table

4 By The Velvelettes: He Was Really Sayin’ Something – Throw A Farewell Kiss – Needle In A Haystack – Should I Tell Them – VIP Records/Motown If you listened to nothing else in the 60s except for Soul, you’d have enough to discover and keep you occupied well into...