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Weekend Gramophone

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Music Of George W. Chadwick – Howard Hanson And The Eastman-Rochester Symphony – 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

George W. Chadwick – Jubilee – Howard Hanson, Eastman-Rochester Symphony – From Victor Set M-608 – 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – George W. Chadwick this weekend. Continuing with more selections from the landmark American Music For Orchestra set of 78 rpm discs (M-608) for RCA-Victor, featuring The Eastman-Rochester...

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Music Of John Knowles Paine – Howard Hanson – Eastman-Rochester Orchestra – 1938 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

John Knowles Paine – Overture to Oedipus Tyrannus – Eastman-Rochester Symphony conducted by Howard Hanson – from the album American Music For Orchestra – RCA Victor -M-608 – Recorded circa 1938 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Taking a small side-step from our usual broadcasts this Sunday, this one comes...

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Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Roussel And Debussy – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Charles Munch Conducts The Boston Symphony In Rehearsal – October 28, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Charles Munch rehearsing the BSO in another one of the weekly broadcasts NBC radio did in the late 1940s and early 1950s with this orchestra. Narrated by veteran broadcaster Ben Grauer, this...

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André Cluytens With The Paris Conservatoire Orchestra Play Music Of Florent Schmitt At The 1949 Besançon Festival – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Florent Schmitt: La tragédie de Salome – Paris Conservatoire Orchestra – 1949 Besançon Festival – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The music of Florent Schmitt this weekend. From the 1949 Besançon Festival and recorded by the ORTF in Paris, a performance of La Tragédie de Salome conducted by the legendary...

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Jacqueline Brumaire And Jean Martinon Play Music Of Maurice Jaubert – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Maurice Jaubert – Jeanne d’Arc (1937) : symphonie concertante for soli, choir and orchestra – Jacqueline Brumaire, Soprano – French National Orchestra – Jean Martinon, conductor – 1952 Concert performance. Continuing our seemingly endless archeological dig through the vault and unearthing broadcasts of rarities – here’s another one which should...

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Georges Migot: Piano Concerto – World Premier – 1964 -Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

George Migot – Piano Concerto – Jacqueline Eymar, Piano – ORTF Symphony, Manuel Rosenthal, cond – June 26, 1964 – ORTF -Gordon Skene Sound Collection World Premiers this weekend. The French Composer/painter/poet/writer Georges Migot (1891-1976) and the premier of his Piano Concerto, completed in 1962 and given its world premier...

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The Music Of Marcel Mihalovici – Guy Deplus, Flute – ORTF Chamber Orch. André Girard, Cond. – 1962 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Mihalovici – Musique Nocturne Op. 87 – Guy Deplus, Clarinet – ORTF Chamber Orch, André Girard, Cond. – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Over to France this week for music by the Romanian/French composer Marcel Mihalovici, as performed in this circa 1962 radio broadcast by Guy de Plus, Clarinet and...

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Thor Johnson And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Mozart And Vaughan Williams – 1949 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Thor Johnson, guest Conductor – Boston Symphony – in rehearsal – January 17, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Continuing historic Boston Symphony rehearsals this week with a rehearsal of the Orchestra by Thor Johnson, one of the first Conductors, born and trained in the U.S. to lead an...