Tagged: New York Philharmonic

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...

Dimitri Mitropoulos

Dimitri Mitropoulos And The N.Y. Phil. Play Music Of Harilaos Perpessa – 1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Dimitri Mitropoulos and The N.Y. Phil – Perpessa: Christus Symphony – Dec. 10, 1950 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Dimitri Mitropoulos leads the New York Philharmonic this week in the Radio premier of a new work by Greek Modernist composer, Harilaos Perpessa. The Christus Symphony was a work in...

Joseph Szigeti With Dmitri Mitropoulos And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Frank Martin 1952 – Weekend Gramophone

Joseph Szigeti With Dmitri Mitropoulos And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Frank Martin 1952 – Weekend Gramophone

Joseph Szigeti, violin – New York Philharmonic, Dmitri Mitropoulus – Frank Martin – Violin Concerto (U.S. Premier) – Nov. 16, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Joseph Szigeti, the legendary Hungarian violinist and The New York Philharmonic conducted by it’s then-Music Director Dimitri Mitropoulos in the American premier of...

Pierre Boulez With Phyllis Bryn-Julson And Orchestre National De France In Music Of Stravinsky, Boulez And Schoenberg 1981 – Mid-Week Concert: Tribute Edition

Pierre Boulez With Phyllis Bryn-Julson And Orchestre National De France In Music Of Stravinsky, Boulez And Schoenberg 1981 – Mid-Week Concert: Tribute Edition

Pierre Boulez leads Orchestre National de France – October 29, 1981 – Radio France Musique Pierre Boulez (1925-2016) – With the sad and shocking news earlier today on the passing of the legendary composer-conductor Pierre Boulez, at the age of 90, the airwaves and the internet have been filled with...

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...

Vera Franceschi With Vladimir Golschmann And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Mozart – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Vera Franceschi With Vladimir Golschmann And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Mozart – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

– New York Philharmonic – Vladimir Golschmann, guest conductor – Vera Franceschi, piano – Feb. 1, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Familiar music this week, played by a largely forgotten pianist, whose career skyrocketed in the 1950s and yet whose tragic early death, robbed the Music world of...

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

Become a Patron! 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 great composers of the 20th Century – giving the world, among...

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...

Paul Paray with Arthur Rubinstein And The Detroit Symphony Play Music Of Wagner, Walton, Mozart, Tchaikovsky And Delius – 1960 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Paul Paray with Arthur Rubinstein And The Detroit Symphony Play Music Of Wagner, Walton, Mozart, Tchaikovsky And Delius – 1960 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Detroit Symphony – Paul Paray, Cond. – Arthur Rubinstein, Piano – January 7, 1960 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection More history this week – a rare broadcast performance featuring the legendary pianist Arthur Rubinstein and the...

Bruno Walter And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Vaughan-Williams – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Vaughan-Williams: Variations on a Theme by Thomas Tallis – NY Phil. – Bruno Walter – Approx. Feb. 15, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Very familiar territory this weekend, played by one of the world’s great orchestras,...