Monthly Archive: June 2018

George Szell

George Szell With Pierre Fournier And The Cleveland Orchestra Play Music Of Mozart, Martin And Strauss – 1967 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Cleveland Orchestra In Concert – George Szell, Cond. – Pierre Fournier, Cello – Oct. 25, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another historic concert this week. The Cleveland Orchestra in this 1967 broadcast featuring Music Director and legend George Szell at the Podium with Pierre Fournier, cello in music...

ICE Agent and kids

June 18-20, 2018 – The World Watches – The World Weighs In.

June 18-20, 2018 – News Reports from RFI-English Service – ABC Radio National, Australia – BBC World Service – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – With the events of this week still unfolding, and reports of sudden reversals only adding to the confusion, the issue of Children, separated from parents and...

Pope John Paul in Katowice

June 20, 1983 – The Pope Goes To Katowice – Riots In West Berlin

June 20,1983 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 20, 1983 – A momentous month if you were living in Poland. For the second time, Pope John-Paul II came for a visit, amid government crackdowns and world attention brought on by the Solidarity movement and...

Lightning Seeds

Lightning Seeds In Concert – 1998 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Festival Edition

Lightning Seeds – Glastonbury 1998 – BBC Radio 1 – In lieu of no Glastonbury this year (remember – it happens every other year), a few reminders of what is one of the best festivals in the world for many decades running. Tonight, it’s Lightning Seeds, recorded during their appearance...

Same Sex Marriage in Californiar

June 18, 2008 – Same Sex Marriage In California – Midwest Flood Waters Surge – A Middle-East Refugee Tsunami

June 18, 2008 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 18, 2008: just ten years ago today. Same sex marriage became legal in California. After a long battle and with still-contentious opponents, the first marriage licenses were granted to Gay and Lesbian couples all over...

Apple

4 By Apple – 1969 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table

4 By Apple 1: Mr. Jones 2: The Otherside 3: Photograph 4: Buffalo Billycan – from the lp An Apple A Day – Page One Records 1969 – Hard core collectors, aficionados of Psychedelia and lovers of the obscure, know all about this band, know all about and either have...

Pierre Sancan

Pierre-Michel Leconte And The ORTF Orchestra Play Music Of Pierre Sancan – 1961 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Pierre Sancan – Symphony No. 2 For Strings – ORTF Symphony – Pierre-Michel LeConte – Circa 1961 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Pierre Sancan: A name virtually unknown outside his native France, but a major figure in mid-twentieth century music in France who, along with Henri Dutilleux and Olivier...

Carla Bley

Carla Bley Big Band – Live In Vennes – 2009 – Past Daily Downbeat

Carla Bley Big Band – live in Vennes, France – July 30, 2009 – Radio France Musique- Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Pardon me while I plug some Desert Island music this weekend – Carla Bley has been a favorite in all her various endeavors for quite some time now....