Tagged: Piano

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Boris Blinder Plays The Music Of Michel Michelet – 1945 – Weekend Gramophone

It could make a huge difference: Become a Patron! More Contemporary music of the 20th Century this week. Michel Michelet, a native of Kiev, who first migrated to Germany and then, with German persecution of Jews, fled Germany and wound up in the U.S., most notably in Hollywood where he...

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BBC Symphony With Sir Malcolm Sargent And Andor Foldes Play Music Of Shostakovich, Beethoven And Bartok – 1958 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Part One: Part Two: Another historic concert this week. This one from 1958, featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent and featuring the legendary Hungarian pianist Andor Foldes in a program of music by Dmitri Shostakovich, Beethoven and Bartok. Beginning with the first performance outside the Soviet...

George Szell

George Szell And The Cleveland Orchestra Play Music Of Wagner, Barber And Schubert 1965 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Part 1: Part 2: George Szell conducts the Cleveland Orchestra in music of Wagner, Barber and Schubert – In concert at The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, June 24, 1965. A classic concert this week, featuring one of the greatest conductors of the 20th Century; George Szell, leading the orchestra that was...

Hans Pfitzner

Pfitzner Violin Concerto – 1959 Vienna Festival – Edith Peinemann – Bamberg Symphony – Joseph Keilberth – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

1959 Vienna Festival – Pfitzner: Violin Concerto – Edith Peinemann, violin – Bamberg Symphony – Joseph Keilberth, cond – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 1959 Vienna Festival this weekend. An excerpt from and a historic performance by The Bamberg Symphony, conducted by Joseph Keilberth and featuring the legendary Edith Peinemann...

Gyorgy Sandor – Piano Recital At WNCN – 1983 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Gyorgy Sandor – Piano Recital At WNCN – 1983 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

. . .or click on the link here for Audio Player – Gyorgy Sandor in Recital – WNCN-FM, New York – November 9, 1983 More history this week. The celebrated Hungarian Pianist Gyorgy Sandor in recital at New York station WNCN-FM and was broadcast on November 9 , 1983. Unlike...

Bill Evans Trio – Live In Switzerland 1975 – Past Daily Downbeat

Bill Evans Trio – Live In Switzerland 1975 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Bill Evans Trio – live in Epalinages, Switzerland – Feb. 6, 1975 – RSR-Espace 2 Over to Switzerland this week for a concert by the legendary Bill Evans, with his trio consisting of Eddie Gomez on bass...

Steven Isserlis And Friends, Featuring Joshua Bell – In Concert From Salzburg – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Steven Isserlis and Friends – Salzburg Festival 2014 – August 7, 2014 – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – Steven Isserlis and Friends – Salzburg Festival 2014 – August 7, 2014 – Part 2 Over to...

The Clash – Live From Leicester – 1977 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Clash In Concert At De Montfort Hall, Leicester – May 28, 1977 – Band Soundboard As a friend of mine once pointed out “you really had to be there”, when talking about the early Clash. If there was a band...

The French National Orchestra With Tadaaki Otaka And Romain Descharmes Play Music Of Takemitsu, Rachmaninov And Shostakovich – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The French National Orchestra – Tadaaki Otaka, guest Cond -Romain Descharmes, piano – May 18, 2014 – Radio France Musique Over to Paris this week for a look back at Spring 2014 with a concert featuring the French National Orchestra, guest...

Charles Munch With Gary Graffman And The Los Angeles Philharmonic In Music Of Bach, Chopin, Sibelius And Roussel – 1965 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – L.A. Phil. guest Cond. Charles Munch. Gary Graffman, Piano – Feb. 10. 1966 – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – L.A. Phil. guest Cond. Charles Munch. Gary Graffman, Piano – Feb. 10, 1966 – Part 2...