GERM on ZOOM: May 26, 2021

We gather on Wednesday for our Golden Era Recorded Music project and listen to the astonishing LP records, worldwide, AKA the GOLDEN ERA (1948 to 1988).


I have just acquired an ear-opening record from Germany: PAUL BADURA-SKODA playing Mozart on a 1790 Viennese forte-piano (NOT a reproduction). The clearest presentation of that late 18th century forte-piano sound I have yet heard.


Let's spend some time with GIRL SINGERS: First, the MEDICAL MISSION SISTERS of PHILADELPHIA then CYNDI LAUPER and two big 1970's hits.


There is an element of love in all great leaders in any field; PIERRE MONTEUX was adored everywhere he went and fortunately we have a heritage of GREAT recordings that simply ooze his greatness. We will hear 2.


Last week's BILLY TAYLOR again by request and then. . .


Venice, 1823, and SEMIRAMIDE will “Say g'night!"


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See you all at 7 pm TONIGHT!

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