Daily Archive: December 16, 2018

John Charles Thomas

John Charles Thomas – 15th Annual Celebration Of National Music Week – 1938 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

John Charles Thomas – Victor Glee Club – RCA Magic Key Orchestra, Dr. Frank Black, cond. – RCA Magic Key – May 1, 1938 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another episode of the historic RCA Magic Key programs – this one featuring Metropolitan Opera Baritone John Charles Thomas in...

Gregor Piatigorsky

A Word Or Two With Gregor Piatigorsky – 1974 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Gregor Piatigorsky in conversation with James Day – Day At Night – May 24, 1974 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Gregor Piatigorsky. Without question one of the greatest cellists of the 20th century, and to some the greatest string player of all time. The Ukranian born American cellist settled...

Benny Carter

Benny Carter – Nat “King” Cole – Barney Bigard – Live 1945 – Past Daily Downbeat

Benny Carter, Nat “King” Cole, Eddie “Rochester” Anderson, etc. – Jubilee – April 16, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Benny Carter and his orchestra this week – along with a host of guests on this episode of Jubilee from April 16, 1945. Just one of the many music...

Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode – Live At Dodger Stadium – 1990 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Depeche Mode – Live At Dodger Stadium – Aug.4, 1990 + Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountainview, S.F. – july 21, 1990 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Depeche Mode this weekend, from their World Violation Tour, supporting their seventh album release, Violator which came out on March 19,1990. In a contemporary review...