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C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Billie Holiday
The Commodore Master Takes, recorded for Milt Gabler's small independent label, were a step towards Holiday's eventual infamy, thanks notably to the recording of "Strange Fruit," a controversial song about lynching that Columbia Records simply refused. Read more...
Newstalgia Weekend Gramophone - Roger Sessions: Symphony No. 2 - 1949
Newstalgia Weekend Gramophone with Roger Sessions Symphony Number 2 played by The New York Philharmonic, conducted by Dimitri Mitropolous in this 1949 recording for Columbia Records. Read more...
Nights At The Roundtable - Mitch Miller (1911-2010)
(Mitch Miller - In every living room and Hi-fi in America in the 1950s and early 60's) [media id=17705] Mitch Miller lived to the incredible age o Read more...
Sunday Gramophone - Purcell: Suite For Strings Arr. Barbirolli - John Barbirolli And The New York Philharmonic - 1937
(Sir John Barbirolli - taking over the reins from Toscanini in 1937) From 1937-1943 Sir John Barbirolli took over as Conductor of the New York Phil Read more...
Nights At The Roundtable - Ted Nash  - 1956
(Ted Nash, uncle of Ted Nash - heading into major mellow territory) Tonight we're heading into West Coast Cool-School territory with a track by the Read more...

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C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Miles Davis
Along with Louis Armstrong and Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis was one of the most influential trumpet players in contemporary music. By the time he died Read more...