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The Quattrocchi Quartet Play Music Of Lalo – 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Lalo – String Quartet op The music of (relatively) familiar 19th Century composer Edouard Lalo this weekend. But perhaps one of his lesser-known works. His String Quartet in E-Flat Major op. 19 as performed by the Quattrocchi Quartet in this broadcast studio recital...

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Art Pepper – Live in Nice, France – 1980 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Art Pepper – Live in Nice, France – 1980 Any one who is familiar with the story of Art Pepper knows what a brief and troubled career this brilliant musician had. Maybe not so much different than many others of his or subsequent...

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Solidarity In The Balance – December 14, 1981

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for December 14, 1981   News for this day in 1981 had to do with the growing protest movement in Poland known as Solidarity. Begun as a Dock Workers strike in the Port city of Gdansk, the movement gained steam and momentum,...

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Living In A Post-War Predicament – December 13, 1947

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for Dec. 13, 1947 News for this day was predominated by the goings on in Europe. Primarily over the Foreign Ministers Conference in London, which wasn’t going as well as expected. But also, news of civil unrest throughout all of Europe brought...

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“Older Workers Are More Loyal, Less Absent” – December 10, 1947

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for December 10, 1947 On this day in 1947 it was revealed in a study of businesses that yes, older workers were more reliable than their younger counterparts. Loyalty and sick days were a big factor. If we knew then what...

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John Lennon: Book Beatle – 1965 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Click on the link here for Audio Player: John Lennon-Book Beatle -1965 As each year passes we get further and further away from that defining moment when we all learned, with shock and disbelief, that John Lennon had been murdered. There are a lot more people around now who were...

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Heart – In Concert From Passaic, New Jersey – 1979 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Click on the link here for Audio Player:Heart – Live in New Jersey – 1979 Back to some basic, no-frills American Rock n’ Roll this weekend. Heart were an institution on most FM Rock Radio stations throughout the U.S. in the 1970’s. A string of hits and a huge following,...

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On The Third Anniversary, An Earthquake – December 7, 1944

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for Dec. 7, 1944 On this day in 1944 it was the third anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, the event that got the U.S. involved in World War 2. So on December 7, 1944 war was raging on all...

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Ike Meets JFK – Lumumba Meets Uncertainty – December 6,1960

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for December 6, 1960 News for this day in 1960 was decided more upbeat domestically than it was internationally. At home, President-elect John F.Kennedy paid a visit to the White House and President Eisenhower to discuss the transition from one administration...

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The French National Orchestra With Roger Desormiere Play Music Of Ibert – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Ibert – Symphony Concertante for Oboe and Orch. Sadly, the French conductor Roger Desormiere didn’t fully transition over to the era of the lp record before having his career cut short by a debilitating stroke. He was one of the most widely...