Monthly Archive: September 2018

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Jean-Michel Damase Plays Music Of Claude Debussy – 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Debussy – Poissons d’or from Images – Book 2 – Jean-Michel Damase, Piano – ORTF Broadcast recital – 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A short one tonight – actually, a last-minute replacement for a longer piece which I will post sometime in the future. This one, from a...

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September 28, 1973 – Open Warfare Between Agnew And The Justice Department – Farewell To A Film Icon

September 28, 1973 – NBC Nightly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 28, 1973 – Vice-President Spiro Agnew had declared open warfare on The Justice Department this day. Agnew’s lawyers moved in Baltimore to stop presentation of evidence about Agnew to a Grand Jury. Agnew’s lawyers said that...

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Luciano Berio With The Swingle Singers And The Boston Symphony Play music Of Boccherini, Bach And Berio – 1982 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Luciano Berio, Guest Conductor, The New Swingle Singers – Boston Symphony – August 22, 1982 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – More historic performances this week. The Boston Symphony in concert at The Berkshire Festival on August 22, 1982, featuring contemporary Composer Luciano Berio in the role of guest Conductor,...