Daily Archive: August 19, 2018

Serge Koussevitzky

Serge Koussevitzky And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Vaughan-Williams – 1949 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Serge Koussevitzky and The Boston Symphony In Rehearsal – March 14, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The music of Ralph Vaughan-Williams, as conducted by Serge Koussevitzky and the Boston Symphony, from a rehearsal broadcast of March 14, 1949. In addition to being a widely admired and celebrated conductor,...

To Be Young - To Be Teenage - The Be 1959

It’s March 1959 – You’re A Teenager – You’re In New York – The World Is Strange, But Your Radio Isn’t – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

WABC – Alan Freed and dial-hopping – March 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 1959 – last year of a decade; a decade that started with a war in Korea and was ending with the Cold War. A nervous decade – and like most teenagers at the time, wondering...

Bob Brookmeyer

Bob Brookmeyer Sextet – Live In Norway – 1981 – Past Daily Downbeat

Bob Brookmeyer Sextet – live at Reenskaug Hotel, Drøbak Norway, 1981 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Bob Brookmeyer this weekend. In a live date from Drøbak Norway in 1981, Brookmeyer and a Norwegian ensemble consisting of John Paul Inderberg, sax – Atle Hammer, trumpet/flugelhorn – Per Hasby, piano and...