Classical Music

The Music Of Alejandro Garcia Caturia – 1943 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Alejandro Garcia Caturia – Fantacion – NBC Radio Orchestra, conducted by H. Leopold Spitalny – October 7. 1943 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A short one this weekend, but a rare one nonetheless. Alejandro Garcia Caturia was a Cuban composer who...

Jean Martinon And Vlado Perlemuter Play Music Of Beethoven and Stravinsky – 1956 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Orchestre National de l’ORTF, conducted by Jean Martinon with Vlado Perlemuter, piano – Recorded March 22, 1956 – Radio France/INA Archives Even though this year has been filled with great festivals and great artists, the real gems of this summer season...

Henriette Faure And André Cluytens Play Music Of Ravel In Concert – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire, Conducted by André Cluytens – Henriette Faure, piano – Besançon Festival – Sept. 1951 – ORTF broadcast – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Something familiar tonight, but rare nonetheless. A performance recorded during the...

Aaron Copland Conducts Aaron Copland – Klaus Tennstedt Conducts Mahler – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – New York Philharmonic – Aaron Copland, guest Conductor – November 11, 1980 – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player- New York Philharmonic – Klaus Tennstedt, guest Conductor – November 11, 1980 – Part 2 Something historic again...

A World Premier By Hindemith – 1949 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Paul Hindemith: Concerto for Woodwinds, Harp and Orchestra – CBS Symphony, Thor Johnson – World Premier – May 15, 1949 – CBS Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Something special this weekend. A world premier performance of the Concerto for Woodwinds,...

Gustavo Dudamel And Orchestre National De Radio France In Music Of Brahms – 2012 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Orchestre National de Radio France, Conducted by Gustavo Dudamel – April 13, 2012 – RFI France Musique – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – Orchestre National de Radio France, Conducted by Gustavo Dudamel – April 13,...

Andrè Clutytens And The Paris Conservatory Orchestra Play Music Of Florent Schmitt – 1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Schmitt: La Tragèdie de Salomè – Paris Conservatory Orchestra, Andrè Cluytens, cond. 1950 Besancon Festival – ORTF – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The music of Florent Schmitt this weekend. A popular figure during the first four decades of the 20th Century,...

Carlo Maria Giulini And Radu Lupu With The Los Angeles Philharmonic Play Music Of Schumann And Bruckner -1980 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Los Angeles Philharmonic – Carlo Maria Giulini – Radu Lupu, piano – March 8, 1980 – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – Los Angeles Philharmonic – Carlo Maria Giulini – Radu Lupu, piano – March 8,...

The Pasquier Trio With Jean-Pierre Rampal And Odette Le Dentu Play Music Of Roussel – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Trio Pasquier, with Jean-Pierre Rampal and Odette Le Dentu – Roussel Quintet Serenade op. 30 – Recorded by ORTF, Paris – circa 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Back to Paris this week for an encore performance (originally posted 3 years...

Eugen Jochum And The New York Philharmonic In Music Of Hindemith And Beethoven – 1978 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – New York Philharmonic Conducted by Eugen Jochum – June 19, 1978 – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – New York Philharmonic Conducted by Eugen Jochum – June 19, 1978 – Part 2 Another historic concert this...