Tagged: Roy Harris

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Roy Harris Conducts The Music Of Stanley Finn – 1946 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Roy Harris Conducts The American Broadcasting Symphony Orchestra – 1946 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Americana this week, by way of composer Stanley Finn, as interpreted by his contemporary Roy Harris in a circa 1946 broadcast recording of his Prelude and...

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Howard Hanson And The Eastman Symphony Play Music Of Roy Harris – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Roy Harris – Overture: When Johnny Comes Marching Home – Eastman Symphony – Howard Hanson – May 27, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection More Americana this weekend. This time featuring a seldom played work by the 20th Century icon Roy...

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BBC National Orchestra Of Wales Play Music Of Rorem, Adams, Diamond And Harris – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – BBC National Orchestra of Wales – Live Concert – November 19, 2013 – BBC Radio 3 – Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player – BBC National Orchestra of Wales – Live Concert – November 19, 2013 –...

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NBC Radio Orchestra Plays Music Of George Whitefield Chadwick – 1945 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: George W. Chadwick – A Vagrom Ballad – NBC Studio Orchestra – Henri Nosco – June 28, 1945  – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Before the likes of Aron Copland, Roy Harris and many other composers of the “modern period” of American Classical...

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The Roth Quartet Play Music Of Roy Harris – 1940 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Roy Harris – String Quartet No. 3 Taking a break this week from our perusal of French Radio transcriptions for another dose of Americana, this time by way of Roy Harris, a composer whose work and recognition have been pretty much limited...

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Eastman Rochester Symphony Play Music of Bennett, Harris, Thomson and Hadley – 1953 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: America’s Composers 1953 Since we’re heading into Thanksgiving week next week, I thought I would offer a dose of Mid-Century Americana by way of transcription from the NBC Radio Program America’s Composers, as it was broadcast on March 23, 1953. This broadcast...

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Roy Harris Conducts Roy Harris – 1946 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

1.Fantasy – American Broadcasting Co. Symphony – Roy Harris, cond. 2. Folk Rhythms Of Today – American Broadcasting Co. Symphony – Roy Harris, Cond. I posted both of these pieces a few years ago via my now-defunct Newstalgia site. Since I have realize there is a whole new audience here,...