Tagged: Austria

Alphons Diepenbrock

The Hague Residentie Orchestra Play Music Of Diepenbrock – 1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Diepenbrock – Overture to Act 3 of Marsyas – Hague Residentie Orkest – Willem van Otterloo, Cond – Radio Nederland 1950 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Something a bit different this week – from the Radio Nederland series Netherlands Composers, issued by their Transcription department circa 1950 – a...

Roosevelt High - St. Louis 1966

It’s July 1966 – You’re A Teenager – You Live In St. Louis – Paul Revere And The Raiders Can Read Your Mind – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

KXOK – Nick Charles – July 29, 1966 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Summer School. You don’t hear about it that much any more, but in 1966 it was a ritual if you were still in School. Taking Summer school held the possibility that you might graduate a semester...

Memorial Day 1923

Memorial Day 1923 – Warren G. Harding

Memorial Day 1923 – President Warren G. Harding Address at Hoboken New Jersey – Return of 5,212 war dead – May 23, 1923 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Memorial Day – In 1923 it was observed by the return of some 5,212 war dead from Europe, fallen during World...

March 28, 2000 – Mixed Signals

March 28, 2000 – CBS World News Roundup – Late Edition – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – March 28,2000 – a day full of mixed signals, not the least from Mars. On this day 16 years, OPEC was meeting in Vienna, debating a production increase of oil production. If they...

Moscow Conference – December. 17, 1945

Moscow Conference – December. 17, 1945

– Moscow Conference and news of the day – NBC News Of the World – Dec. 17, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The Moscow Conference was big news, for this December 17th in 1945. A meeting of Foreign Ministers from the U.S., Britain and Russia were getting together...

Unofficially Official – May 7, 1945

Unofficially Official – May 7, 1945

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – WOR-Mutual Broadcast Day 10:00 am – 12:00 noon – May 7, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Depending on where you were and who you were listening to, the Surrender of Nazi Germany to the Allies took...

Art Farmer And His All-Stars – Live At Salzburg – 1998 – Past Daily Downbeat

Art Farmer And His All-Stars – Live At Salzburg – 1998 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Art Farmer All-Stars – Live at Salzburg – 1998 The legendary Art Farmer this weekend, along with his All-Stars, featuring Johnny Griffin and tenor sax, Tommy Flanagan on piano, Peter Washington on bass, Lewis Nash on drums...

The View Of Europe From London – February 21, 1938

The View Of Europe From London – February 21, 1938

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Mutual – John Steele, Reporting From London – Feb. 21, 1938 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. 1938 started out with War jitters. With the German issues over the situation in Austria and a general purge of Hitler‘s...

Emil Gilels In Recital – 1980 Salzburg Festival – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Emil Gilels – 1980 Salzburg Festival – Part 1 . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Emil Gilels – 1980 Salzburg Festival – Part 2 Something historic again this week. From...

Town Of Saints – Live At Noorderslag 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Town of Saints – in concert at Noorderslag Festival 2014 – Groningen, Netherlands – VPRO – 3VOOR Radio Back over to Groningen tonight for another concert from the 2014 Noorderslag Festival. Tonight it’s Town of Saints, a Dutch/Finnish duo, aided by...