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Music Of Jean-Jacques Grunenwald 1963 – Weekend Gramophone

Jean-Jacques Grunenwald – Concert d’ètè – Marie-Claude Warkowski – ORTF Chamber Orch – Jean-Paul Krèder, cond – ORTF, Paris – Jean-Jacques Grunenwald – a name much more familiar in Europe, particularly France, than here in the U.S. – Grunenwald was a celebrated Organist, a student of Marcel Duprè and his...

5 By Francoise Hardy – Past Daily Weekend Soundbooth 1

5 By Francoise Hardy – Past Daily Weekend Soundbooth

– 5 by Francoise Hardy – 1962-1971 – Disques Vogue – Virgin Records – Continuing our suspension of regular posts this weekend (at least for today, Saturday), here are 5 songs by the legendary Francoise Hardy – one of the most recognizable and influential voices in French Pop music. A...

An Interview With Pierre Boulez – 1973 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry 0

An Interview With Pierre Boulez – 1973 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

– Speaking Freely – Edwin Newman interviews Pierre Boulez – May 6, 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – It’s difficult to imagine Pierre Boulez turning 90 this year (March 25) – he has always been considered one of those firebrands of Contemporary Music. His compositions have elicited outrage, adoration,...

Erich Leinsdorf With The Rochester Philharmonic Play Music Of Czech Composers – 1949 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone 0

Erich Leinsdorf With The Rochester Philharmonic Play Music Of Czech Composers – 1949 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Erich Leinsdorf and The Rochester Philharmonic – April 4, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Something not completely rare tonight, but historic nonetheless. Erich Leinsdorf was Music Director for The Rochester Philharmonic between 1947 and 1955. Prior...

Louis Martin And The Paris Conservatory Play Music Of Gounod – 1954 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone 1

Louis Martin And The Paris Conservatory Play Music Of Gounod – 1954 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – The Paris Conservatory Student Orchestra, conducted by Louis Martin 1954 – ORTF, Paris – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Back to Paris this week for something (mostly) familiar. The Petite Symphonie by Charles Gounod, featuring the Student...