Classical Music

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The Hancock Ensemble Play Music Of Rhené Baton, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Bolzoni And Tosti – 1938 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

The Hancock Ensemble – Julius Tannenbaum, cond. – Harold Whitcraft, tenor – MBS-KHJ – February 6, 1938 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another concert of small works, some unfamiliar, performed by local ensembles and broadcast in the 1930s. This one featuring the Hancock Ensemble, founded and led by G....

Arcadi Volodos - In concert - Berlin 2010 0

Arcadi Volodos With Neeme Järvi And The Berlin Philharmonic Play Music Of Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky And Taneyev – 2010 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert.

Berlin Philharmonic – Neeme Järvi, cond. – Arcadi Volodos, Piano – Recorded December 15, 2010 – Radio France Musique- Over to Berlin (by way of Paris) this week for a concert featuring the Berlin Philharmonic, led by Neeve Järvi with Russian wunderkind Arcadi Volodos as piano solo. Starting the concert...

Christian Zacharias and Lausanne Chamber Orchestra 1

Christian Zacharias And The Lausanne Chamber Orchestra Play Music Of Beethoven – 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Lausanne Chamber Orchestra – Christian Zacharias, Soloist And Conductor – RSR – January 25, 2011 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Music of Beethoven this week – performed and conducted by the brilliant Christian Zacharias and the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, recorded live at the Salle Métropole, Lausanne on January 25,...

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The Hancock Ensemble Play Music Of Griffes, Still, Kellley And Gershwin – 1943 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Theme and Variations – The Hancock Ensemble – Loren Powell, Conductor – April 23, 1943 – KHJ, Los Angeles – Mutual Network – Another program of American music performed during the War years by the Hancock Ensemble, conducted by Loren Powelll and featuring Martin Ruderman, flute. This broadcast is from...

Ruggiero Ricci with Bronislaw Gimpel in concert

Ruggiero Ricci With Bronislaw Gimpel And The American Broadcasting Company Symphony Play Paganini – 1946 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Ruggiero Ricci, violin with the American Broadcasting Company Symphony – conducted by Bronislaw Gimpel – November 2, 1946 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – More rarities this week – two legendary violinists sharing the stage – one as conductor and the other as soloist. Ruggiero Rici with The American Broadcasting...

Hilde Somer - Plays Ravel

Hilde Somer With Bernard Herrmann And The CBS Symphony Play Music Of Mozart, Ravel And Cowell – 1946 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Hilde Somer, piano – CBS (Radio) Symphony – Bernard Herrmann, conductor – July 14, 1946 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Historic concerts this weekend. This one features a 1946 broadcast from CBS Radio featuring the CBS Symphony conducted by Bernard Herrmann and featuring pianist Hide Somer in music of...

André Girard - ORTF Chamber Orchestra

André Girard And The ORTF Chamber Orchestra In Music Of Pierre Max Dubois – 1965 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

André Girard and The ORTF Chamber Orchestra – Pierre Max Dubois – Ouverture pour les Oiseaux de Lune – ORTF Radio – 1965- Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The Music of Pierre Max Dubois this weekend, as performed by the ORTF Chamber Orchestra led by the venerable André Girard. A...

Alena Baeva - in concert from Tokyo

Alena Baeva With Paavo Järvi And The NHK Symphony Play Music Of Strauss, Ysaÿe And Rott – 2019 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Alena Baeva, violin – NHK Symphony, Paava Järvi, cond. – Concert of February 9, 2019 – NHK-FM, Tokyo – Heading over to Tokyo this week for something a bit more contemporary. A concert by the legendary NHK Symphony, conducted by Paavo Järvi and featuring the Russian violinist Alena Baeva in...

Alma Trio - Totenberg-Baller-Rejto

Adolph Baller And Gabor Rejto In Recital – Music Of Beethoven, Martinu, Brahms And Debussy – 1976 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Adolph Baller, piano – Gabor Rejto, cello- In Recital – San Francisco Chamber Society – October 25, 1976 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Historic Chamber recitals this week. Cellist Gabor Rejto and pianist Adolph Baller in a program of music by Beethoven, Martinu and Debussy, recorded during the San...

Ernest Gold - String Quartet

Ernest Gold String Quartet – Premier – 1948 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Ernest Gold – String Quartet – unidentified String Quartet – Unidentified live performance – Presumed Premier 1948 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – This one is going to require some sleuthing I’m afraid. Every so often, a pile of transcription discs turn up in my archive with no labels and...