Classical Music

A Menotti Premier 1952 – L.A. Phil. , Wallenstein – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone 0

A Menotti Premier 1952 – L.A. Phil. , Wallenstein – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Gian-Carlo Menotti – The Apocalypse – West Coast Premier – L.A. Philharmonic, Alfred Wallenstein – Nov. 13, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Gian-Carlo Menotti this week. One of the major forces in American classical Music during the 1950s, Menotti’s career was assured when his one-act opera, Amahl and...

Trio George Sand Play Music Of Pesson And Schumann – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert 0

Trio George Sand Play Music Of Pesson And Schumann – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Trio George Sand – in concert – September 10, 2010 – Radio France Musique – Trio George Sand this week. One of the bright lights and in-demand groups currently in the world of Chamber Music. Trio George Sand have been playing together since 2005 – and in that time have...

Vittorio Giannini – A World Premier 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone 0

Vittorio Giannini – A World Premier 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Vittorio Giannini – An Opera Ballet (World Premier) San Francisco Symphony – Edwin MacArthur, cond. – August 27, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Vittorio Giannini – a name mostly forgotten, but one of the leading lights of the Neo-Romantic movement in American classical music in the early and...

Paul Paray With Arnold Steinhardt And The Detroit Symphony – 1959 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert 0

Paul Paray With Arnold Steinhardt And The Detroit Symphony – 1959 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Paul Paray with Arnold Steinhardt, violin and The Detroit Symphony – Nov. 12, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Part 1 Paul Paray with Arnold Steinhardt, violin and The Detroit Symphony – Nov. 12, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Part 2 Violinist Arnold Steinhardt, with Paul Paray,...

Joseph Szigeti With Dmitri Mitropoulos And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Frank Martin 1952 – Weekend Gramophone 1

Joseph Szigeti With Dmitri Mitropoulos And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Frank Martin 1952 – Weekend Gramophone

Joseph Szigeti, violin – New York Philharmonic, Dmitri Mitropoulus – Frank Martin – Violin Concerto (U.S. Premier) – Nov. 16, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Joseph Szigeti, the legendary Hungarian violinist and The New York Philharmonic conducted by it’s then-Music Director Dimitri Mitropoulos in the American premier of...

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Pfitzner Violin Concerto – 1959 Vienna Festival – Edith Peinemann – Bamberg Symphony – Joseph Keilberth – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

1959 Vienna Festival – Pfitzner: Violin Concerto – Edith Peinemann, violin – Bamberg Symphony – Joseph Keilberth, cond – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 1959 Vienna Festival this weekend. An excerpt from and a historic performance by The Bamberg Symphony, conducted by Joseph Keilberth and featuring the legendary Edith Peinemann...

Valery Gergiev With Alexander Toradze And The Marlinsky Orchestra Live At Mikkeli Festival 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert 0

Valery Gergiev With Alexander Toradze And The Marlinsky Orchestra Live At Mikkeli Festival 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Valery Gergiev, cond. The Marlinsky Orchestra – July 8, 2011 – RSR Switzerland – Part 1 Valery Gergiev, cond. The Marlinsky Orchestra – July 8, 2011 – RSR Switzerland – Part 2 Valery Gergiev leads the Marlinsky Orchestra this week in a concert featuring music of Profofiev, Shostakovich and Scarlatti...

Mitya Stillman – 1st Prize – 1936 Music Guild Awards – Weekend Gramophone 1

Mitya Stillman – 1st Prize – 1936 Music Guild Awards – Weekend Gramophone

  1936 Music Guild Awards – Mitya Stillman – 1st Prize Winner – The NBC String Quartet – January 1, 1937 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 1936 Music Guild Awards – the 1st Prize winner was Russian emigre Mitya Stillman, who settled in the U.S. shortly after the Russian...

Michel Dalberto In Recital At The 2010 International Chopin Festival, Warsaw – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert 0

Michel Dalberto In Recital At The 2010 International Chopin Festival, Warsaw – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Michel Dalberto – In Recital at the 2010 International Chopin Festival – August 18, 2010 – Radio France Musique – Part 1 Michel Dalberto – In Recital at the 2010 International Chopin Festival – August 18, 2010 – Radio France Musique – Part 2 Michel Dalberto – Prize winning pianist,...

Alois Reiser – 1936 Music Guild Awards – 2nd Prize – Weekend Gramophone 0

Alois Reiser – 1936 Music Guild Awards – 2nd Prize – Weekend Gramophone

Alois Reiser – 1936 Music Guild Awards – 2nd Prize – String Quartet op. 18 – Roth String Quartet – Jan. 1, 1937 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The 1936 Music Guild Awards, as broadcast on January 1, 1937. This is the second of three programs where the winners...