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Tito's Yugoslavia

Sava Kosanovic, Yugoslavia And The Cold War – 1949 – Past Daily Reference Room

Meet The Press – Sava Kosanovic – November 12, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Post-War Yugoslavia; smack in the middle of the East European Iron Curtain and ruled over by Josip Broz Tito, leader of the partisan resistance movement during World War 2, when Yugoslavia was overrun by...

Bertrand Chamayou plays Ravel

Bertrand Chamayou Plays Ravel – 2017 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Bertrand Chamayou Recital – Music Of Maurice Ravel – Fetons Ravel Festival, Anglet – Sept. 9, 2017 – Radio France Musique – While I’m recovering from some much-needed Cataract surgery, I thought I would run this recital, one of three, recorded just last month at the Celebrate Ravel Festival in...

Intergalactic Lovers

Intergalactic Lovers – Live At Pukkelpop 2017 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Rock Without Borders Edition

Intergalactic Lovers – live at Pukkelpop 2017 – August 17, 2017 – RTBF Belgique – Continuing our look at some of the festivals in Europe this summer, Pukkelpop 2017 in Kiewit, Belgium has been one of the go-to Summer festivals in Europe, boasting a wide array of artists and genres...

Aimée Van De Wiele

Aimée Van De Wiele Plays Music Of Jean-Jacques Grunenwald – 1963 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Aimée Van de Wiele – Grunenwald: Suite de Danses for Harpsichord – ORTF, Paris Broadcast Recording 1963 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Aimée Van de Wiele, one of the great Harpsichord players of the 20th century in a broadcast studio recording of the Suite de Danses by French contemporary...

Jacco Gardner (photo: Frank Ruiter)

Jacco Gardner – Live At Ancienne Belgique 2012 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Jacco Gardner – live at Ancienne Belgique – May 13, 2012 – AB Live – Jacco Gardner for Wednesday. Something melodic and mind-melting for the middle of the week. Jacco Gardner is a Dutch entry to the world of New-Psych these past few years. In a vibe not dissimilar from...

Dean Acheson - NATO

Dean Acheson Explains NATO – 1949 – Reference Room

Dean Acheson – Address on NATO – March 18, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Dean Acheson, Secretary of State in 1949 during the Truman administration, he promoted the idea of a North Atlantic Treaty Organization, an organization which constituted a system of collective defense, whereby its member states...

Guillaume Lekeu

The Jean-Claude Ambrosini Trio Play Music Of Lekeu – 1958 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

For Audio Files: Guillaume Lekeu – Trio for Piano, Cello and Violin – French Radio session circa 1958 – ORTF – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The music of Gullaume Lekeu tonight. One of the most promising of the late 19th century composers, whose life was cut short after contracting...

Sy Oliver

Sy Oliver Orchestra And The Herman Chittison Trio – 1946 – Past Daily Downbeat

Sy Oliver was a prominent composer-arranger-sax player, beginning in the 1930s. His reputation grew when he joined up with Jimmie Lunceford‘s band in 1933. He later went on to do some of the memorable arrangements for Ella Fitzgerald. But it was during his tenure with Tommy Dorsey that his fortunes...

Yelli-Yelli

Yelli-Yelli (Emi Hanak) – In Session 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth – Rock Without Borders Edition

Yelli-Yelli – in session for Sous le Jupes de FIP, Paris – May 23, 2016 – Radio France/FIP – Sounds from Algeria mixed with Czech Republic tonight, via Yelli-Yelli. Former singer with the group Milkymee and known as Emilie Hanak, they have some three albums to their credit. Hanak has...

Days Of Wonder – Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser Update

Days Of Wonder – Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser Update

So much going on this April; so many distractions – waves of sadness mixed with endless shouting  – the fear factor looms large – warnings of impending doom – predictions of dire consequences – anger and frustration – helpless and lost. A lot happening; a lot of things grabbing at your attention –...