Daily Archive: February 12, 2020

Claudio Arrau - N.Y. Philharmonic - 1982

Claudio Arrau With Klaus Tennstedt And The New York Philharmonic In Concert – 1982 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Claudio Arrau, Piano – New York Philharmonic – Klauss Tennstedt, guest Conductor -February 12, 1982 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Become a Patron! Another historic concert this week. The New York Philharmonic, led by guest conductor Klaus Tennstedt and featuring piano legend Claudio Arrau in two works for Piano and...

Vice-Presidential Candidate Spiro Agnew - 1968

Spiro Agnew – Meet The Press – 1968 – Past Daily Reference Room

Hate to sound like a broken record, but . . .Become a Patron! As much as history has shone a light on the political career of Richard Nixon, it hasn’t done so much with Nixon’s former running mate Spiro Agnew, the one-time Governor of Maryland who would eventually leave office...

London Air Raid

February 12, 1941 – The Endless Procession Of Night Raids – No Longer “If” An Invasion, But “When”.

Two bucks a month, that’s all we ask: Become a Patron! This Lincoln’s Day in 1941 was loaded with news of the War. We were inching closer to declaring ourselves in it, but that eventuality would be several months off. For this February day it was about speculation over what...