Daily Archive: November 26, 2019

Maurice Duruflé

Music Of Maurice Duruflé – French National Orchestra – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Murice Duruflé – Danse – French National Orchestra, Gaston Poulet, conductor – 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! Music of Maurice Duruflé to end the weekend. I haven’t posted anything on this composer in a few years and nothing of his orchestral work, which I was...

Bihac - 1994

November 25, 1994 – A Town Like Bihac – Warring Factions – Doubted Sincerity – The Christmas Season Starts.

A buck a month, that’s all we ask: Become a Patron! November 25, 1994. The fate of the Bosnian town of Bihac was in doubt this day. While all sides were talking about a ceasefire, the UN protected enclave was being battered by Serbs. And news that some 250 UN...

Harold and Maude

Colin Higgins Talks About Harold And Maude – 1972 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Become a Patron! Film buffs know right away when you mention the names Harold And Maude, that it can only refer to the delightfully dark and enduring classic film starring Bud Cort and Ruth Gordon. The 1972 film was, in many ways, the perfect companion to the cultural phenomena of...

Desert Storm prelude 1990

November 26, 1990 – The Line In The Sand Has A Deadline – Moscow Chimes in – Soul Searching In Poland

Become a Patron! November 26, 1990 – Inching closer to a deadline showdown, reports on this day that the U.S. was going to ask the UN Security Council for a deadline to give Iraq until sometime in January, perhaps as soon as January 1st to withdraw from Kuwait or face...