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Eugène Bigot And The ORTF Orchestra Play Music Of Florent Schmitt – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Florent Schmitt: Le petit elf Ferme-l’oeil – ORTF Orchestra, Cond. Eugène Bigot – ORTF Paris – circa 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – It seems that most composers whose work had been popular during the 20th century, and whose popularity had faded since their deaths, have become the standard...


Henriette Faure And André Cluytens Play Music Of Ravel In Concert – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire, Conducted by André Cluytens – Henriette Faure, piano – Besançon Festival – Sept. 1951 – ORTF broadcast – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Something familiar tonight, but rare nonetheless. A performance recorded during the...


Andrè Clutytens And The Paris Conservatory Orchestra Play Music Of Florent Schmitt – 1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Schmitt: La Tragèdie de Salomè – Paris Conservatory Orchestra, Andrè Cluytens, cond. 1950 Besancon Festival – ORTF – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The music of Florent Schmitt this weekend. A popular figure during the first four decades of the 20th Century,...


Jean Martinon And Maurice Gendron Play Music Of Weber, Dvorak, Debussy And Strauss – 1969 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player: ORTF Orchestra in concert at the 1969 Besancon Festival, Jean Martinon, Conductor – Maurice Gendron, Cello Anyone who has spent any time this past week surfing the various radio outlets around Europe knows this is festival season all over. This week Radio...


Andrè Cluytens – At The 1949 Besancon Festival – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link: Schmitt – La Tragèdie de Salomè – PCO – Cluytens – 1949 Besancon Festival Another recording from the 1949 Besancon Festival. This week, a live performance of Florent Schmitt’s La Tragèdie de Salomè featuring the legendary French/Belgian conductor Andrè Cluytens leading the Paris Conservatory Orchestra. Schmitt...