Tagged: Leonard Bernstein

Stratford Music Festival - Serge Garant

Music From The 1968 Stratford Music Festival, Canada – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Music from the historic Stratford Music Festival in Ontario Canada this week. This recording from the 1968 festival, is presented by the CBC International service and feature the Stratford Chamber Orchestra in several works, including two World Premiers. Starting with Jeu a Quatre by Serge Garant, with the composer conducting...

Roy Harris

Roy Harris Conducts Roy Harris – 1945 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Roy Harris – Fantasy – The ABC Radio Symphony – Conducted by Roy Harris – October, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Roy Harris was one of the true original and most inventive composers of that period from the early 20th century, until his death in 1979. His landmark...

Hélène Grimaud

Hélène Grimaud With Yannick Nèzet-Sèguin And The Philadelphia Orchestra – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Hélène Grimaud, Piano – The Philadelphia Orchestra – Yannick Nèzet Sèguin, cond. March 3, 2016 The brilliant French pianist Hélène Grimaud this week, accompanied by the Philadelphia Orchestra, conducted by Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin in a program of only two works – Brahms venerable Piano Concerto Number 2 and Robert...

Leonard Bernstein And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Haydn And Bruckner 1976 – Mid-Week Concert

Leonard Bernstein And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Haydn And Bruckner 1976 – Mid-Week Concert

– New York Philharmonic – Leonard Bernstein, Conductor – June 22, 1976 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – More history this week, with a concert from the New York Philharmonic featuring the legendary Leonard Bernstein at the podium – from a broadcast on June 22, 1976. Only two works make...

Passing Of A Legend – Leonard Bernstein – October 14, 1990

Passing Of A Legend – Leonard Bernstein – October 14, 1990

– CBS Radio News – October 14, 1990 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Sad news for this October 14th in 1990. The passing of Music Icon Leonard Bernstein at 72, from Cardiac Arrest. The conductor, guiding light for the New York Philharmonic for years, was also one of the...

Jascha Heifetz With Zubin Mehta And The L.A. Philharmonic – Opening Night Of The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion – Dec. 6, 1964 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Jascha Heifetz With Zubin Mehta And The L.A. Philharmonic – Opening Night Of The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion – Dec. 6, 1964 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Los Angeles Philharmonic – Zubin Mehta, Conductor – Jascha Heifetz, violin – Opening Night – Dorothy Chandler Pavilion – Part 1 Los Angeles Philharmonic – Zubin Mehta, Conductor – Jascha Heifetz, violin – Opening Night – Dorothy Chandler Pavilion – Part 2 Since we’re coming to the end of our...

The Montreal String Quartet Play The Music Of Barbara Pentland – 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

The Montreal String Quartet Play The Music Of Barbara Pentland – 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Barbara Pentland – String Quartet Nr. 1 – Montreal String Quartet – CBC Radio Performance – 1955. CBC Transcription service. Although she is virtually unknown in the U.S. and less well-known in her native Canada since...

Morton Gould Plays Morton Gould – 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Morton Gould Plays Morton Gould – 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Morton Gould Conducts his American Symphonette #3 – 1939 – WOR/CBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Americana of the hybrid variety this weekend. It’s hard to pin down exactly what genre Morton Gould could be best...

Howard Hanson And The Eastman School Symphony Play Music Of Aaron Copland – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Howard Hanson And The Eastman School Symphony Play Music Of Aaron Copland – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – The Eastman School Symphony – Howard Hanson, Cond. – Copland: Quiet City – March 9, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Something familiar this week by one of America‘s greatest composers. Quiet City by Aaron Copland, in...

Leonard Bernstein And The Los Angeles Philharmonic At The Hollywood Bowl – 1983 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Los Angeles Philharmonic – Leonard Bernstein, guest Conductor – Aug. 23, 1983 – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – Los Angeles Philharmonic – Leonard Bernstein, guest Conductor – Aug. 23, 1983 – Part 2 Since it...