Tagged: Boston

Rudolf Serkin - Seiji Ozawa

Rudolf Serkin With Seiji Ozawa And The Boston Symphony Play Music Of Beethoven And Bernstein – 1980 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Rudof Serkin, Piano – Boston Symphony – Seiji Ozawa, Cond. Sept, 25, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Normally, I don’t post half concerts or portions of concerts for the Mid-Week feature. And I almost didn’t post this one, had it not been for the very special nature of...

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...

Ruggiero Ricci

Ruggiero Ricci With Edo De Waart And The San Francisco Symphony Play Music Of Haydn, Schuller And Lalo – 1979 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Ruggiero Ricci with Ed De Waart and The San Francisco Symphony – October 23, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another historic concert this week. Italian-America violinist and legend Ruggiero Ricci in performance in his native Bay Area with the San Francisco Symphony led by Edo DeWaart. The Concert...

Unknown Mortal Orchestra

Unknown Mortal Orchestra In Session – 2018 Past Daily Soundbooth

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – In Session for Marc Riley – Feb. 27, 2018 – BBC 6 Music – Unknown Mortal Orchestra to end the Working Week – A band that’s been high on everyone’s radar since they first made their presence known in 2010. I think my first encounter with...

Moon Duo in session

Moon Duo In Session – 2018 – Past Daily Soundbooth

  Moon Duo – In session for Marc Riley – Feb. 1, 2018 – BBC 6 Music – Heading into more contemporary territory to end out the working week. Moon Duo, originally from San Francisco, relocated to Portland Oregon – together since 2009 and with four studio albums under their...

Josip Tito

January 16, 1980 – About The Olympics – About Tito – About Tehran – About Kabul

January 16, 1980 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 16,1980 – a day with far-reaching consequences that, at the time, seemed like footnotes as other news took precedence. The day began with the crisis over the Soviet Invasion of Afghanistan and the upcoming Olympic...

Udo Kasemets

Music Of Udo Kasemets – Arthur Garami, Violin – Charles Reiner, Piano – 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Udo Kasemets – Sonata For Violin and Piano – 1954 – CBC Recital – CBC Transcription Service – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Udo Kasemts – Born in Estonia, migrated to Canada in 1951 – became a Canadian citizen in 1957. He taught at The Royal Hamilton College of Music...

Radiohead

Radiohead – Live At Best Kept Secret 2017 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Radiohead – Live at Best Kept Secret June 18, 2017 – VPRO-Netherlands – Radiohead for our last Backstage Weekend of 2017. One of the most anticipated (and quickly sold out) tours of 2017, Radiohead proved, without a shadow of doubt, that they are one of the truly great bands in...

Bela Bartok

Kyung-Wha Chung With Seiji Ozawa And The Boston Symphony Play Music Of Bartok – 1975 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Boston Symphony – Kyung-Wha Chung, violin – Seiji Ozawa, Cond. Boston Symphony – June 6, 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another historic concert this week. The Boston Symphony, led by Seiji Ozawa with Kyung-Wha Chung, violin play an all-Bartok program. It was recorded for broadcast on June 6,...