Piano Recital

Marcello Boasso aka: Principe Kalender

Marcello Boasso A.K.A. Principe Kalender Plays The Music Of Principe Kalendar – 1947 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Principe Kalender Plays Principe Kalender -1. La Muerte del Rusiñor 2. El Cisne y La Rosa 3. El Prodigio de las Campanasde Simbirsk 4. Impromptu en Mi Menor – Odeon Records, Argentina – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Patrons/subscribers can download for free (hint,hint): Become a Patron! A rarity as...

Gerald Moore Talks Piano – 1961 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Gerald Moore – in conversation with Bernard Levin – BBC Radio – 1961 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! Gerald Moore, probably one of the key figures in the role of piano accompaniment in the world of Classical music for much of the 20th century. He redefined...

Fats Waller On The Radio - 1938

Fats Waller And His Rhythm – On The Radio – 1938 – Past Daily Downbeat

Fats Waller And His Rhythm – CBS Radio – July 6, 1938 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Fats Waller, a name synonymous with the early growth of Jazz and one of the world’s finest pianists who laid the groundwork for what eventually became Modern Jazz Piano. Wikipedia has a...

Rudolph Ganz

Rudolph Ganz Plays Music Of MacDowell – 1945 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Edward MacDowell – Sonata Eroica #2 in G Minor (1st and 3rd Movements) – Rudolph Ganz, piano – World Program Transcription – 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The music of Edward MacDowell this week, as performed by the legendary Rudolph Ganz in a session done for the World...

Cédric Tiberghien

Cédric Tiberghien In Recital – Music Of Beethoven, Ravel, Schumann And Debussy – 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Cédric Tiberghien – in recital – Recorded May 21, 2011 – ORF-Austria – French pianist Cédric Tiberghien in recital this week with a fairly familiar repertoire of the tried-and-true. Beginning the concert with a performance of the Beethoven Piano Sonata #14 (Moonlight) and then a performance of Schumann’s Kreisleriana, Ravel’s...

Keith jarrett

Keith Jarrett In Concert – Bremen – 1975 – Past Daily Downbeat

Keith Jarrett in Concert – Bremen – recorded Feb. 2, 1975 – Nordwestfunk Radio – Keith Jarrett to help calm the nerve and steady the spirit this weekend. This concert comes from a much celebrated period – and his label, ECM has some thoughts on it: In 1973 ECM organised...

Art Tatum

Art Tatum – In Session – 1951 – Past Daily Downbeat

Art Tatum – Enchanted Keyboard Series – Armed Forces Radio – 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Diving into the archives this weekend for a few tunes from the legendary pianist Art Tatum. Tatum is considered one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time. His performances were hailed...

Jean-Michel Damase

Jean-Michel Damase Plays Music Of Claude Debussy – 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Debussy – Poissons d’or from Images – Book 2 – Jean-Michel Damase, Piano – ORTF Broadcast recital – 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A short one tonight – actually, a last-minute replacement for a longer piece which I will post sometime in the future. This one, from a...

Reah Sadowsky - South American Composers

Reah Sadowsky Plays Music Of Netto, Mignone And Vianna – 1946 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Reah Sadowsky – Recital from Prize Album A-1 (issued 1946) – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Taking a brief respite from BSO rehearsals this week to offer three pieces from what is believed to be the only commercial recording by the highly regarded (in Piano circles) but almost completely obscure...

Morton Gould

Morton Gould – Piano Compositions – 1940 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Morton Gould – Plays Original Piano Compositions – Decca Records 78 rpm Set – 195 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Definitely not one of the “unsung, overlooked or under-appreciated” voices in American music this weekend, Morton Gould managed to cross that bridge between Pop, Classical and “easy Listening” in...