1980’s

Samuel Adler - Composer 2

National Gallery Orchestra With Richard Bales – Americana Concert – 1982 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

National Gallery Orchestra In Concert – Richard Bales, Conductor – June 29, 1982 – NPR – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A heavy-duty dose of Americana this week in the form of The National Gallery Orchestra, under the leadership of Music Director Richard Bales and featuring a veritable feast of...

Chernobyl Trial - July 1987 0

July 28, 1987 – Trial At Chernobyl – Meese At Iran-Contra – Mines In The Persian Gulf.

  Become a Patron! July 28, 1987 – The nuclear power plant disaster at Chernobyl was still in the news. This time the trial, where half a dozen Soviet nuclear officials were on trial, and prepared to pay heavily for the 1986 disaster which was blamed for 31 deaths and...

Janos Starker In Concert With The Cleveland Orchestra -1980 0

Janos Starker With Eduardo Mata And The Cleveland Orchestra – Blossom Music Festival1980 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Janos Starker, cello – Cleveland Orchestra – Eduardo Mata, Conductor – Blossom Music Festival – July 24,1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! The legendary Janos Starker in concert with The Cleveland Orchestra guest conducted by Eduardo Mata from the Blossom Music Festival of May 24, 1980....

Art Neville (1937-2019) 0

The Neville Brothers With Dr. John – Live In Japan – 1987 (RIP: Art Neville) – Past Daily Soundbooth: Tribute Edition

The Neville Brothers With Dr. John – Live in Japan – July 1987 – (RIP: Art Neville) – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Art Neville (1937-2019) – in a year already hit with the tremendous loss of New Orleans cornerstones Dr. John, Dave Bartholomew and now Art Neville, this is...

U.S. Marines In Beirut -July 1983 0

July 22, 1983 – The Odyssey Of Beirut – Martial Law Ends In Poland – A Heat Wave Grips The East.

Become a Patron! July 22, 1983 – News from Beirut and the ongoing presence of U.S. Marines in Lebanon. Earlier in the day Beirut International Airport (BIA), the headquarters of the U.S. 24th Marine Amphibious Unit (24th MAU), was shelled with Druze mortar and artillery fire, wounding three U.S. Marines...