Tagged: Aaron Copland

Havergal Brian - Symphony Number 5

BBC Northern Symphony Play A World Premier By Havergal Brian – 1967 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Havergal Brian: Symphony Number 4 “Das Siegeslied” – Solosists and The BBC Northern Symphony – Maurice Handford, Cond. Premier Performance – July 3, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The name Havergal Brian may not ring a lot of bells these days. But during his lifetime (1876-1972) he was...

Roy Harris

Roy Harris Conducts Roy Harris – 1945 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Roy Harris – Fantasy – The ABC Radio Symphony – Conducted by Roy Harris – October, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Roy Harris was one of the true original and most inventive composers of that period from the early 20th century, until his death in 1979. His landmark...

Maria João Pires

Maria João Pires And Trevor Pinnock Play Music Of Wagner, Chopin And Mozart – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

  Maria João Pires with Trevor Pinnock and The German Chamber Philharmonic of Bremen – in Concert at Théåtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris – January 16,2016 – Radio France Musique – Maria João Pires, legendary Portuguese pianist joins conductor Trevor Pinnock and the German Chamber Philharmonic of Bremen in a concert,...

A Menotti Premier 1952 – L.A. Phil. , Wallenstein – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

A Menotti Premier 1952 – L.A. Phil. , Wallenstein – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Gian-Carlo Menotti – The Apocalypse – West Coast Premier – L.A. Philharmonic, Alfred Wallenstein – Nov. 13, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Gian-Carlo Menotti this week. One of the major forces in American classical Music during the 1950s, Menotti’s career was assured when his one-act opera, Amahl and...

Clifford Curzon With George Szell And The Cleveland Orchestra Play Music Of Schumann, Walton, Lees And Beethoven – 1966 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Clifford Curzon With George Szell And The Cleveland Orchestra Play Music Of Schumann, Walton, Lees And Beethoven – 1966 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

– Cleveland Orchestra – George Szell, Cond. – Sir Clifford Curzon, Piano – 1966 – Part 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – – Cleveland Orchestra – George Szell, Cond. – Sir Clifford Curzon, Piano – 1966 – Part 2 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A classic concert this...

Jascha Heifetz With Zubin Mehta And The L.A. Philharmonic – Opening Night Of The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion – Dec. 6, 1964 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Jascha Heifetz With Zubin Mehta And The L.A. Philharmonic – Opening Night Of The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion – Dec. 6, 1964 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Los Angeles Philharmonic – Zubin Mehta, Conductor – Jascha Heifetz, violin – Opening Night – Dorothy Chandler Pavilion – Part 1 Los Angeles Philharmonic – Zubin Mehta, Conductor – Jascha Heifetz, violin – Opening Night – Dorothy Chandler Pavilion – Part 2 Since we’re coming to the end of our...

The Montreal String Quartet Play The Music Of Barbara Pentland – 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

The Montreal String Quartet Play The Music Of Barbara Pentland – 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Barbara Pentland – String Quartet Nr. 1 – Montreal String Quartet – CBC Radio Performance – 1955. CBC Transcription service. Although she is virtually unknown in the U.S. and less well-known in her native Canada since...

Clark Terry Quintet With Bob Brookmeyer – 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat: Tribute Edition (RIP: Clark Terry – 1920-2015)

Clark Terry Quintet With Bob Brookmeyer – 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat: Tribute Edition (RIP: Clark Terry – 1920-2015)

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Clark Terry Quintet w/Bob Brookmeyer – BBC – Jazz ’65 More sad news – this time from the Jazz world with word that legendary Trumpet/flugelhorn virtuoso Clark Terry passed away earlier this week at the age of...

Mstislav Rostropovich With Edo DeWaart And The San Francisco Symphony Play Music Of Mozart, Dvorak, Rimsky-Korsakov And Tchaikovsky – 1979 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Mstislav Rostropovich With Edo DeWaart And The San Francisco Symphony Play Music Of Mozart, Dvorak, Rimsky-Korsakov And Tchaikovsky – 1979 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

. . .or click on the link here for Audio Player – S.F. Symphony – DeWaart – Rostropovich – Feb. 20, 1979 – Part 1 . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – S.F. Symphony – DeWaart – Rostropovich – Feb. 20, 1979 – Part...

Morton Gould Plays Morton Gould – 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Morton Gould Plays Morton Gould – 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Morton Gould Conducts his American Symphonette #3 – 1939 – WOR/CBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Americana of the hybrid variety this weekend. It’s hard to pin down exactly what genre Morton Gould could be best...