Archive for August 9th, 2013

Aug. 09 2013

Duetto Buffo di due Gatti

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

Here is a preview of this Saturday’s Zoological Vocalise for 8-10-13.  These are just my cats not Elisabeth Soderstrom and Kerstin Meyer who sing Rossini’s fabulous kitty duet 🙂 8:00 PM              Franz Schubert: Die Forelle SOLO: Fritz Wunderlich, tenor                         SOLO: Hubert Giesen, piano DG/Archiv: 435145                                                                           8:02 PM               […]

Aug. 09 2013

Stereo, but in a different way

By Bob Lenio | Posted in Staff Blogs | 3 Comments

This late nineteen-fifties Emerson model 908 table radio received stereo broadcasts  years before the current FM multiplex stereo standard was adopted.  Some AM&FM broadcast stations were starting to experiment with stereo broadcasting by  using their AM signal for the left channel and their FM for the right, or vice-versa. This radio allows you to listen […]

Aug. 09 2013

Playlist: Aug/09/13

By WBJC | Posted in Playlists | No Comments

11:15 PM Franz Joseph Haydn — Harmony Mass Conductor: Sigiswald KuijkenEnsemble: La Petite BandeChamber Choir of NamurSandrine Piau, sopranoMonika Groop, mezzo-sopranoChristoph Pregardien, tenorHarry van der Kamp, bassRCA/BMG, 77337 11:07 PM Franz Schubert — Marche militaire no. 1 Key: DOpus: 51Leslie Howard, pianoHyperion, 66951 10:39 PM Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov — The Golden Cockerel: Suite Conductor: Mikhail PletnevEnsemble: […]