Daily Archive: November 8, 2020

Maurice Martenot and Ones Martenot

Maurice Martenot And The Ondes Martenot Quartet Play Music Of Messiaen – 1954 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Ondes Martenot Quartet – Messiaen – Oraison – Recorded by ORTF, Paris – 1954 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Something unusual this weekend. The Ondes Martenot Quartet, featuring the inventor Maurice Martenot in a piece written by Olivier Messiaen especially for the Ondes Martenot; Oraison – recorded in the...

The High School Dance - 1956

It’s 1956 – It’s The Day Before Thanksgiving – You Have Discovered Rock N’ Roll – You’re Radio Hasn’t Quite Yet.

KLIF – George Singer – Ted Field -November 28, 1956 – 1956 – a year where a lot happened in the world, not the least being Elvis. But while Elvis was topping record charts and selling in the millions, not everybody was to fully embrace Rock n’ Roll as a...

Max Roach and Sonny Rollins – Live From Stockholm – 1966 – Past Daily Downbeat

Another historic concert this weekend. This one featuring The Max Roach Quintet, joined by the legendary Sonny Rollins. All recorded on November 10, 1966 in Stockholm by Sveriges Radio. Along with Rollins and Roach are Freddie Hubbard (Trumpet), James Spaulding, (Alto), Ronnie Mathews (Piano) and Jymie Merritt (Bass). Max Roach...