Tagged: Andrew Lloyd Webber

Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk Quartet – Live From Bremen – 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat

Thelonious Monk Quartet – Sendesaal, Radio Bremen – Bremen, Germany – March 8, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The legendary, inimitable, pioneering Thelonious Monk for an Easter Sunday. Can’t think of a better occasion to celebrate this joyous, astonishing and thoroughly captivating music from one of the innovators...

Dolly Mixture - BBC session

Dolly Mixture In Session – 1983 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Dolly Mixture – In session for Kid Jensen -October 27, 1983 – BBC Radio 1 – Dolly Mixture tonight. American audiences may not know who this band is/was. UK audiences certainly will. Not considered commercially successful or together that long (1978-1984) they have been considered highly influential and were regarded...

Cannonball Adderley

Cannonball Adderley Quintet – Live In Berlin 1972 – Past Daily Downbeat

Cannonball Adderley Quintet – live at Philharmonie Hall, Berlin – November 2, 1972 – RBB-Berlin – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Cannonball Adderley this weekend. Joined by his brother Nat on Cornet, George Duke on keyboards, Walter Booker and bass and Roy McCurdy on drums. Recorded live at Phhilharmonie Hall...

Lillian Gish

Lillian Gish Has A Few Words About Early Hollywood – 1969 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Lillian Gish – in conversation with Robert Cromie – “The Movies, Mr. Griffith And Me”. – June 25, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Lillian Gish, a name synonymous with the early days of Hollywood, and along with her sister Dorothy, household names in both Theater and Film from...

Talking About The Good Life – Mid Century – 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Talking About The Good Life – Mid Century – 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

  – Conversation: The Good Life – Mid Century – November 29, 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – What constitutes The Good Life? In mid-century America it ran the gamut. In 1956 we were hot in the throes of conspicuous consumption, and the Good Life to many people meant...

Grapefruit – In Session 1968 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Grapefruit – In Session 1968 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– Grapefruit – In session for Bouton Rouge – March 16, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – I suspect a lot of you have no idea who Grapefruit were, or have heard anything about them. Grapefruit were a short-lived phenomenon, lasting a little less than two years but turning...

Netherlands Radio Symphony Play Music Of Diepenbrock And Tchaikovsky – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Netherlands Radio Symphony Play Music Of Diepenbrock And Tchaikovsky – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Netherlands Radio Symphony – Carlos Miguel Prieto, cond. December 4, 2005 – VPRO Over to Hilversum this week for a 2005 concert by the Netherlands Radio Symphony, conducted by Carlos Miguel Prieto in music by Alphons Diepenbrock...

Howard Hanson And The Eastman School Symphony Play Music Of Aaron Copland – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Howard Hanson And The Eastman School Symphony Play Music Of Aaron Copland – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – The Eastman School Symphony – Howard Hanson, Cond. – Copland: Quiet City – March 9, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Something familiar this week by one of America‘s greatest composers. Quiet City by Aaron Copland, in...