Music Festival

Paul Sacher

Vienna Festival 1959 – Philharmonia Hungarica – Paul Sacher – Yehudi Menuhin – Marilyn Horne – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Vienna Festival 1959 – Philharmonia Hungarica – Paul Sacher, Conductor – Yehudi Menuhin, violin – Marilyn Horne, soprano – June 21, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Something historic this week – Music from the Vienna Festival in 1959, featuring Philharmonia Hungarica led by the legendary Paul Sacher and...

Seiji Ozawa - BSO - 1984 Proms

Seiji Ozawa With Jessye Norman, Edith Weems And The Boston Symphony – Live In London – 1984 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Boston Symphony – Seiji Ozawa with Jessye Norman – Edith Weems, Sopranos – The Philharmonia Chorus – Mahler: Symphony No. 2 – August 28, 1984 – BBC Proms Another historic concert this week. This time it’s the Boston Symphony at their first-ever Proms in London, performing the massive Resurrection Symphony...

Elastica

Elastica Live At Reading 1999 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Elastica – Live At Reading 1999 – August 27, 1999 – BBC Radio 1 – Elastica this weekend. One of those bands inextricably linked with Britpop in the mid/late 90s. Even though they were Alternative/Punk/Post-Punk/New Wave, since founding members Justine Frischmann and Justin Welch were previously with Suede, and it...