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North Atlantic Oscillation

North Atlantic Oscillation – In Session – 2011 – Past Daily Soundbooth

North Atlantic Oscillation – in session – BBC 6 Music March 23, 2011 – BBC 6 Music – Something Electonica and post-prog from Glasgow tonight by way of North Atlantic Oscilltion – in session at BBC 6 Music on March 23, 2011. The band currently consists of Sam Healy (lead...

Duke Ellington - Live at San Remo 1964

Duke Ellington Octet – Live At San Remo Festival 1964 – Past Daily Downbeat

Duke Ellington Octet – Live At San Remo Jazz Festival – March 22, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Duke Ellington this weekend. Live at The San Remo Jazz Festival in 1964. With his Octet, featuring Rolf Ericson, trumpet – Lawrence Brown, trombone – Johnny Hodges, alto sax –...

Gidon and Elena Kremer

Gidon And Elena Kremer In Recital – 1980 Salzburg Festival – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Salzburg Festival 1980 – Gidon and Elena Kremer Recital – August 17, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another historic recital. This week it’s from the 1980 Salzburg Festival featuring Gidon and Elena Krember in music of Pärt, Beethoven, Schubert, Franck, Satie and Milhaud. From his Biography at Gidon...

New Orleans sniper - 1973

January 9, 1973 – New Orleans Snipers And Paris Peace Talks

January 9, 1973 – NBC Nightly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 9, 1973 – A siege ends and a ceasefire stalls. The three-day long sniper drama at the Howard Johnson’s Hotel in Downtown New Orleans came to an end. The sniper was shot dead, but not after...

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...

August 31, 1997 - Princess of Wales Death

August 31, 1997 – Britain Wakes To The News: Diana, Princess Of Wales

August 31, 1997 – BBC World Service News -7:00 am – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 31, 1997 – Twenty years ago, Britain woke to the news that Princess Diana, along with her companion Dodi Fayad as well as the driver of their Mercedes, had been killed in an...

Jaime Laredo - in concert at The Hollywood Bowl 1965

Jaime Laredo With Sixten Ehrling And The L.A. Philharmonic – 1965 – Symphonies Under The Stars – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Jaime Laredo, Violin with The Los Angeles Philharmonic – Sixten Ehrling, Guest Conductor -July 27, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another rare and historic concert this week. From the 1965 Hollywood Bowl season, a concert with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, guest conducted by the great Swedish conductor Sixten...

Europe 1947

The Dawn Of Cold War Europe – Eve Of The Marshall Plan – 1947 – Past Daily Reference Room

  CBS Radio – Time Of Reason – August 31, 1947 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Europe in the midst of reconstruction and rejuvenation. Two years after the end of World War 2, a devastated Europe struggled to get back on its feet. Food was scarce, the infrastructure was...