Tagged: Richard Strauss

Elisabeth Schumann In Recital – 1939 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Something a little unusual this weekend. A broadcast recital by the great German-born Soprano Elisabeth Schumann via the RCA Magic Key Program from January 8, 1939. Part of that Golden Age of Operatic Singing, Elisabeth Schumann was a very much loved singer who was an integral part of the Operatic...

Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Strauss – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Charles Munch And The Boston Symphony Rehearse Music Of Strauss – 1951 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Boston Symphony In Rehearsal – Charles Munch, cond. – Jan. 13, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection More historic rehearsals this week. The Boston Symphony with Charles Munch rehearse Richard Strauss’ Don Juan, originally broadcast on January 13, 1951. Considered...

Sir Georg Solti And The Chicago Symphony Open The 1977-1978 Season – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Chicago Symphony – Opening of 1977-1978 Season – Sir Georg Solti, conductor – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – Chicago Symphony – Opening of 1977-1978 Season – Sir Georg Solti, conductor – Part 2 Another classic...

Finnish Radio Symphony Featuring Patricia Kopatchinskaja Play Music Of Mantovani, Eötvös And Strauss – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Part 1: Finnish Radio Symphony – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player -Part 2: Finnish Radio Symphony – Part 2 Over to Helsinki, Finland this week for a concert by The Finnish Radio Symphony, guest conducted by Francois-Xavier Roth...