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Music Of Cesar Franck – ORTF Opera Orchestra, Eugène Bigot – 1963 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Cesar Franck – Redemption (excerpts from 2nd Half) – ORTF Choir, Opera Orchestra – Clara Newman, mezzo-soprano – Eugène Bigot, conductor – French Radio broadcast – circa 1963 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Over to Paris this weekend for the music of Cesar Franck as performed by the ORTF...

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Princess Elizabeth Addresses The World – 1940: “Goodnight Children – Goodnight And Good Luck To You All”. – Past Daily Reference Room

Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret – Address To The Children Of Britain – October 13, 1940 – BBC Home Service – Become a Patron! Watching and listening earlier today to Queen Elizabeth deliver an unusual message to the world during this time of crisis, it brought reminders back of the...

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Combustible Edison – In Concert – 1996 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Combustible Edison – live at the National Gallery Amphiteatre – July 20, 1996 – CBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! And now for something completely different. Combustible Edison, live at The National Gallery Amphiteatre in Ottawa on July 20, 1996 fo CBC Radio Canada. Maybe...

Armies of the Hungry and Displaced - no finger-snap solutions 0

April 3, 1946 – Putting The World Back Together: Armies Of The Hungry And Displaced – UNRRA – Our Friend Perón –

A little goes a really long way: Become a Patron! April 3, 1946. News for this day, reported on and commented by Cedric Foster of Mutual Broadcasting. The focus was on reconstruction – hunger and the displaced throughout Europe and how meeting those needs was going to be accomplished. The...

President Harry Truman - April 8, 1952 0

April 8, 1952 – President Truman Issues Executive Order 10340 – The White House Seizes Control Of The Steel Industries

April 8, 1952 – President Harry Truman issues Executive Order over the Steel Strike – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! From 1950-1953, the United States was involved in the Korean War. To fund the war, Truman originally wanted to increase taxes and implement credit controls to limit...

Fountains Of Wayne - Live at Wiggins Park 2007 0

Fountains Of Wayne – In Concert – 2007 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Tribute Edition (RIP: Adam Schlesinger – 1967-2020)

Fountains Of Wayne – Live at Wiggins Park, Camden New Jersey – July 20, 2007 – WXPN-FM broadcast – Become a Patron! Fountains Of Wayne in concert tonight. Another tribute, another dose of sad news, another reason to wonder about the big picture and another loss. Tonight it’s the sad...

Leif Ove Andsnes - In Recital 2011 0

Leif Ove Andsnes In Recital – Music Of Brahms, Schoenberg And Beethoven – 2011 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Leif Ove Andsnes In Recital – Recorded at Accademia Nazionale de Santa Cecilia – 2011 – RAI Radio – Become a Patron! Lef Ove Andsnes in recital this week in a program of music by Brahms, Schoenberg and Beethoven. Starting with Brahms’ 4 Ballads op. 10 – and after intermission...