Tagged: 1964

Guy Fallot

Guy Fallot, Vlado Perlemuter And Lorand Fenyves Play Music Of Ravel – 1964 Jeunesses Musicales – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Something a bit different this week. A concert from Canadian Jeunesses Musicales held during the Summer of 1964, and featuring (as always) a veritable who’s who of world musicians. This concert, all-Ravel, features the noted French cellist Guy Fallot, French/Hungarian violinist Lorand Fenyves and the celebrated Lithuanian/French pianist Vlado Perlemuter....

1964 Democratic Convention

James Farmer Of CORE Talks About Civil Rights And The 1964 Election – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

James Farmer, National Director of CORE – Meet The Press – May 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – In 1964 tensions were strained. The Civil Right movement was in fever-pitch and threatening to spill into the streets that Summer. This interview with the National Director of CORE (Congress Of...

1964 GOP Convention

1964 GOP Convention – The Morning After – Convention Snapshot

The GOP Convention of 1964 – On July 17th, it was the morning after. The sobering assessment of what had gone on days earlier was starting to sink in. The Party of Lincoln just became the Party of Goldwater and it was suddenly the end of an era. The Moderates...

Big Trouble In Little Cyprus – February 12, 1964

Click on the link here for Audio Player – WXYZ-AM, Detroit – Morning Report – February 12, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Contrary to popular belief that the world changed in 1964, based on the happenings on The Ed Sullivan Show a few days earlier, it was the business-as-usual...

Miles Davis Quintet – Live In Germany – 1964 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Miles Davis Quintet – Live at the Stadthalle, Sindelfingen, Germany – October 8, 1964 – SDR Radio, Germany As long as we’re spending the weekend looking at the dramatic changes 1964 brought about, we can most definitely add the work of...

Pandemonium Of The Happy Kind – The Beatles In Paris – 1965 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend/Pop Chronicles

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Beatles – Live At Palais Des Sports – Afternoon (first) show – June 20, 1965 – RFI Since today marks what became the beginning of an era, when The Beatles first came to the U.S. and played the Ed Sullivan...

Here Comes The Great Society – LBJ’s State Of The Union – January 8. 1964

Click on the link here for Audio Player – President Johnson – State of the Union Address – January 8, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection This day fifty years ago, President Johnson declared War on Poverty in his first State of The Union Address – January 8, 1964. Debated...

The Zombies In Session – 1964 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player: The Zombies – BBC Sessions 1964-1965 A perennial favorite tonight – The Zombies were one of the truly great bands that were part of the first British Invasion of the early 1960’s. Having gone through all the stylistic changes during that decade,...

Big Trouble In Little Panama – January 9, 1964

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Rioting in Panama Canal РJan. 8-9, 1964 Amid growing resentment over U.S, domination of the Panama Canal, rioting had broken out in the Canal Zone. Stemmed largely from an incident over flag raising by students at a nearby university, it begged a...

Jimmy Smith – 1964 – Nights At The Roundtable: Gettin’ Merry Like Christmas Edition.

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Jimmy Smith – baby, it’s cold outside Continuing our celebration of the season with a word from the immortal Jimmy Smith and a track from his 1964 album Christmas Cookin’. The venerable standard Baby, It’s Cold Outside. Cool Yule just keeps on...