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The cylinder recordings available here are an online project started in 1998 by Norman Bruderhofer, a phonograph collector and audio preservationist from Germany. Dedicated to the invention and development of the phonograph, the Cylinder Archive serves as a detailed source of information for hobbyists. One component of Bruderhofer's project is a monthly release of a new cylinder recording. The releases are produced by carefully filtering electronic transfers from the original cylinder...
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Glenn Miller and his Orchestra; Johnson; Dash; Hawkins; Joe Garland
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Performer: Glenn Miller and his Orchestra Writer: Johnson; Dash; Hawkins; Joe Garland Fox Trot. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated eliptical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 400.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version...
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Topics: 78rpm, Big Band
Source: 78
Performer: JOSEPH V. BURNS; EDITH S. WHEELER F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated...
Topics: 78rpm, Folk Dance
Source: 78
Performer: AL MacLEOD'S COUNTRY DANCE BAND; Ed Durlacher Square Dance with Calls; Caller; Square Dance with Calls; Caller; Square Dance with Calls; Caller; Square Dance with Calls; Caller; Square Dance with Calls; Caller; Square Dance with Calls; Caller. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also...
Topics: 78rpm, Square Dance
Source: 78
Performer: JOSEPH V. BURNS; EDITH S. WHEELER F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated...
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Topics: Folk Dance, 78rpm
Source: 78
Performer: JIM LACKEY; BESSE LEDFORD And The MERRIE STRINGS Caller; Music by; Caller; Music by; Caller; Music by; Caller; Music by; Caller; Music by; Caller; Music by; Caller; Music by; Caller; Music by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 450.0, Rolloff: -10.5. The...
Topics: 78rpm, Square Dance
Source: 78
Barrie H. Thorpe Batavia Illinois Public Library Collection
by Russ Salter; Stan Noyes; BILL; RUSS AND HIS SALT SHAKERS; The Mack Sisters; KENNY and BILL
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Performer: RUSS AND HIS SALT SHAKERS; BILL; KENNY and BILL; The Mack Sisters Writer: Russ Salter; Stan Noyes Inst.; featuring; Vocal; featuring; Vocal by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 450.0, Rolloff: -10.5. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer...
Topics: 78rpm, Polka
Source: 78
Performer: DUEL IN THE SUN SQUARE DANCE ORCHESTRA; Lloyd Shaw Square Dances with Calls; Caller; Square Dances with Calls; Caller; Square Dances with Calls; Caller; Square Dances. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 375.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version...
Topics: Square Dance, 78rpm
Source: 78
Performer: JOSEPH V. BURNS; EDITH S. WHEELER F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by; F.D.; Arranged and Recorded by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated...
Topics: Folk Dance, 78rpm
Source: 78
Michael Russom 78rpm Collection
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Writer: DOROTHY CAMERON; EDWIN M. RICH Christmas Show of 1953; Music and Lyrics by; Music and Lyrics by; Music and Lyrics by; Music and Lyrics by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 400.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at...
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
Writer: DOROTHY CAMERON; EDWIN M. RICH Christmas Show of 1953; Music and Lyrics by; Music and Lyrics by; Music and Lyrics by; Music and Lyrics by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 400.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at...
Topics: Popular Music, 78rpm
Source: 78
David Day 78rpm Collection
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Performer: BLUE BONNET PLAYBOYS Square Dance; Produced by; Couple or Progressive Circle; Produced by; Square Dance; Produced by; Schottische; Produced by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 450.0, Rolloff: -10.5. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer...
Topics: Square Dance, 78rpm
Source: 78
Russ DePillis 78rpm Collection
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Link to donation item: https://archive.org/details/russ_depillis_2018
78rpm Records Digitized by George Blood, L.P.
by BLUE BONNET PLAYBOYS; JIMMY CLOSSIN
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Performer: BLUE BONNET PLAYBOYS Reel or Square Dance; Produced by; Old Time Slow Waltz; Produced by; Square Dance; Produced by; Polka or Square Dance; Produced by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 450.0, Rolloff: -10.5. The preferred version suggested by an audio...
Topics: Folk Dance, 78rpm
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
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Performer: Ralph Page; Ralph Page Trio New England Contra Dance; With Calls; Calls by; New England Contra Dance; With Calls; Tune: (Rory O'More); Calls by; New England Contra Dance; With Calls; Calls by; New England Contra Dance; With Calls; (Tune: Climbing Golden Stairs); Calls by; New England Contra Dance; With Calls; Calls by; New Hampshire "Goodnight" Square; With Calls; Calls by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are...
Topics: 78rpm, Folk Dance
Source: 78
Klein 78rpm collection
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Donation of Blues and Jazz recordings from Stephen Klein of Larry A. Klein's collection. Link to donation item:  https://archive.org/details/stephenklein_larryklein
Internet Archive Music
by Mascagni; Harold Arlen; Arthur N. Green; Victor Military Band; Victor Orchestra; Woody Herman; Johnny Mercer; Walter B. Rogers; WOODY HERMAN And His Orchestra; J. Storoni
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Performer: Victor Military Band; Victor Orchestra; WOODY HERMAN And His Orchestra; Woody Herman Writer: J. Storoni; Arthur N. Green; Mascagni; Harold Arlen; Johnny Mercer Maxixe Bresilienne; For Dancing; For Dancing; ORCHESTRA; Intermezzo; Conductor; Fox Trot; Vocal Chorus by; and Ensemble; From Warner Bros. Picture "Blues In The Night"; Vocal Chorus by; (My Mama Done Tol' Me); From Warner Bros. Picture "Blues In The Night". Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four...
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Topics: Popular Music, 78rpm
Source: 78
Performer: DUEL IN THE SUN SQUARE DANCE ORCHESTRA; Lloyd Shaw Square Dances with Calls; Caller; Square Dances with Calls; Caller; Square Dance with Calls; Caller; Square Dances. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 450.0, Rolloff: -10.5. The preferred version...
Topics: 78rpm, Square Dance
Source: 78
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Donation Item:  https://archive.org/details/ward_klein_o_connor_tershakovec_2018
David Day 78rpm Collection
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Performer: ED DURLACHER; THE TOP HANDS HONOR YOUR PARTNER; Caller; music by; Directed by; HONOR YOUR PARTNER; Caller; music by; Directed by; HONOR YOUR PARTNER; Caller; music by; Directed by; HONOR YOUR PARTNER; Caller; music by; Directed by; HONOR YOUR PARTNER; Caller; music by; Directed by; HONOR YOUR PARTNER; Caller; music by; Directed by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical,...
Topics: Square Dance, 78rpm
Source: 78
Internet Archive Music
by Margie Murphy; The Brigadiers Quartet; Loren Becker; the Brigadiers; The Brigadiers; Enoch Light & Orch.; Enoch Light & His Orch.; Artie Malvin
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Performer: Margie Murphy; the Brigadiers; Enoch Light & Orch.; Enoch Light & His Orch.; The Brigadiers Quartet; Artie Malvin; The Brigadiers; Loren Becker Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 400.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio...
Topics: Popular Music, 78rpm
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
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Writer: DOROTHY CAMERON; EDWIN M. RICH Christmas Show of 1953; Music and Lyrics by; Music and Lyrics by; a. WHAT DO YOU GET OUT OF TOWN?; b. THOSE GOOD OLD DAYS; c. EVERYONE MUST CULTIVATE THE FACULTY; Music and Lyrics by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 400.0,...
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
Performer: Ralph Page Trio New England Contra Dance; Instrumental; New England Contra Dance; Instrumental; New England Contra Dance; Instrumental; New England Contra Dance; Instrumental; New England Contra Dance; Instrumental; New England Contra Dance; Instrumental. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and...
Topics: 78rpm, Folk Dance
Source: 78
C. Green 78 RPM Record Collection
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Centre for the History and Analysis of Recorded Music 78rpm collection
by Sistine - Vatican Choir
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Choir under the dir. of Mon. Lornezo Perosi
Writer: DOROTHY CAMERON; EDWIN M. RICH CHRISTMAS SHOW OF 1951; Music and Lyrics by; Music and Lyrics by; Music and Lyrics by; Music and Lyrics by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 400.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at...
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Gathacol Radio
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A expired Copyright collection of Music
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Topic: free, jazz, old
Source: 78
David Day 78rpm Collection
by JIMMY CLOSSIN; BLUE BONNET PLAYBOYS
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Performer: BLUE BONNET PLAYBOYS Square Dance; Produced by; Reel or Twostep; Produced by; Square or Twostep; Produced by; With Singing Call; Produced by. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 450.0, Rolloff: -10.5. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at...
Topics: Square Dance, 78rpm
Source: 78
78rpm Records Digitized by George Blood, L.P.
by Edmond Hall; Hanighen; Dickie Wells; Lester Young; Jimmy Sherman; Buck Clayton; Jenkins; Walter Page; Buster Bailey; Billie Holiday and her Orchestra; Moret; Margaret "Queenie" Johnson; Lombardo; Freddie Green; I. Gershwin; Loeb; Teddy Wilson; Billie Holiday; Benny Morton; Claude Thornhill; Mercer; Duke; Jo Jones; Whiting
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Performer: Billie Holiday and her Orchestra; Billie Holiday; Buck Clayton; Dickie Wells; Lester Young; Margaret "Queenie" Johnson; Freddie Green; Walter Page; Jo Jones; Benny Morton; Teddy Wilson; Buster Bailey; Claude Thornhill; Edmond Hall; Jimmy Sherman Writer: I. Gershwin; Duke; Mercer; Hanighen; Jenkins; Whiting; Moret; Lombardo; Loeb Fox Trot; Vocal Chorus; A Hot Jazz Classic; Original issue: Vocalion 4457; Recorded Sept. 15, 1938; Billie Holiday–Volume 1; Fox Trot; Vocal...
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Topics: 78rpm, Jazz
Source: 78
UCSB 78rpm Collection
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Link to donation item: https://archive.org/details/ucsb-78rpm
Eldon Leon Loblein 78rpm Collection
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146
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11,210
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Link to donation item: https://archive.org/details/EldonLoblein78s
Christy Engels 78rpm Collection
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Greta K. Elaine 78rpm Collection
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Satyr 78 rpm collection
by Satyr-78rpm
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Marcel Moyse  (Saint-Amour, 17.05.1889 - Brattleboro, Vermont, 01.11.1984): French flutist, founder of the modern French flute school. He studied at the Conservatoire de Paris with the flute virtuosos Philippe Gaubert, Adolphe Hennebains and Paul Taffanel.  1913: tour with Nellie Melba through America in her private train A great number of pieces were written especially for him, such as the flute concerto by Jacques Ibert from 1934 and the first movement of Joueurs de flûte by Albert...
Topics: 78rpm, Moyse Marcel, Coppola Piero, Mozart, Disque Gramophone
Emilio's 78 Heritage
by Selma KURZ – Sopran , Frances SAVILLE – Sopran, Laura HILGERMANN – Sopran. Edyth WALKER – Alt, Ellen BRANDT-FORSTER – Sopran, Margarethe MICHALEK – Sopran, Lucie WEIDT – Sopran, Grete FORST – Sopran, Leopold DEMUTH – Bariton, STEPHANSCHOR Wien – Gesang
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The Irving S. Gilmore Collection at the Yale University gives a tremendous amount (ca. 600 !)  of 7 inch / 17 cm recordings from the early days of recording. It contains  mainly Berliner records or early Gramophone &Typewriter records and can be found at https://yalemusiclib.aviaryplatform.com/collections/213 The seven inch format was the first to be used in the early days of recording since ca. 1896 (before that there were also 5 inch records in the USA). Berliner Records started with...
Topics: Irving S. Gilmore Collection, Berliner Record, Gramophone & Typewriter, early recordings before...
78rpm Records Digitized by George Blood, L.P.
by Morris Levine; Leonard Warren; Tom Scott
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Performer: Leonard Warren Traditional; Baritone; with Orchestra and Chorus; Baritone; with Orchestra and Chorus; Baritone; with Orchestra and Chorus; Baritone; with Orchestra and Chorus; Baritone; with Orchestra and Chorus; Baritone; with Orchestra and Chorus; Baritone; with Orchestra and Chorus; Baritone; with Orchestra and Chorus. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil...
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Topics: Popular Music, 78rpm
Source: 78
Emilio's 78 Heritage
by Karl JÖRN - Tenor, Bruno SEIDLER-WINKLER - Dirigent
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Margarethe: Sei mir gegrüsst, o heil'ge Stätte (Cavatine - Gounod) 30 cm Monarch Record Gramophone 042163 Matrix Nr. 530 i Karl JÖRN- Tenor & Orchester, Bruno SEIDLER-WINKLER - Dirigent rec. 11.IV.1906 On the other side: 044084 Jörn, Destinn, Knüpfer: Gefängnis-Szene Note : Part of the complete recording from 1908 (even if this aria was already recorded in 1906).
Topics: Margarethe, Faust, Gounod, Jörn, tenor, Seidler-Winkler, acoustic, early recording before 1908,...
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Trumpeter Landfrey
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Trumpeter Landfrey's Charge of the Light Brigade Played by: Trumpeter Landfrey Recording date: August 2, 1890 Location: London, England Record format: Edison brown wax cylinder (unissued) NPS object catalog number: EDIS 39848 ** Historical note: Landfrey was a bugler in the Light Brigade at the Battle of Balaklava, October 25, 1854, of the Crimean War. On this recording Landfrey plays a trumpet that was used at the Battle of Waterloo, June 18, 1815, of the Napoleonic Wars.
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Topic: Oldtime
Source: National Park Service
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
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Performer: "ART" CLARK SQUARE DANCE WITHOUT CALLS; VIOLIN; GUITAR & STRING BASS; Key of A - Tempo 134; RECORDED BY ORTHOTONE RECORDS SAN DIEGO, CLAIF.; SQUARE DANCE WITHOUT CALLS; VIOLIN; GUITAR & STRING BASS; Key of D - Tempo 132; RECORDED BY ORTHOTONE RECORDS SAN DIEGO, CLAIF.; SQUARE DANCE WITHOUT CALLS; VIOLIN; GUITAR & STRING BASS; Key of G - Tempo 136; RECORDED BY ORTHOTONE RECORDS SAN DIEGO, CLAIF.; SQUARE DANCE WITHOUT CALLS; VIOLIN; GUITAR & STRING BASS; Key...
Topics: Square Dance, 78rpm
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by American Symphony Orchestra
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Ride of the Valkyries - from "Die Valkyrie" Performed by: American Symphony Orchestra Composed by: Richard Wagner Record format: Edison Diamond Disc Matrix number: 7846-B-1-6 Recording date: 1921 Release number: 80638-R Release date: December 1921 NPS object catalog number: EDIS 41877
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Topic: Oldtime
Source: National Park Service
Glen Howard 78rpm Collection
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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by popularjazzarchive.blogspot.com; The Popular Jazz Archive
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If you enjoy this collection please consider helping our other 1920's and 1930's artists projects. You can find a list of projects that are incomplete at: Incomplete Discographies of 1920's 1930's Artists For a list of our already complete collections of 1920's and 1930's artists see: Complete Discographies of 1920's 1930's Artists Paul Whiteman Collection 1920-1935 Part One (COMPLETE) PART ONE A to S See "Part Two" for song titles beginning with letters  T to Z:   Paul Whiteman...
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Topics: Paul Whiteman, 78rpm, PJA-Complete
Source: 78
Emilio's 78 Heritage
by Sophie HEYMANN – Sopran, Hedi KAUFMANN – Sopran, Emmy DESTINN – Sopran, Emma BAUMANN – Sopran, Marie GUTHEIL-SCHODER – Sopran, Irene ABENDROTH – Sopran
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Early recordings of German female singers Vol. 1 – The 43000 series (of Gramophone catalogue numbers)   - Irving S. Gilmore collection (1) The Irving S. Gilmore Collection at the Yale University gives a tremendous amount (ca. 600 !)  of 7 inch / 17 cm recordings from the early days of recording. It contains  mainly Berliner records or early Gramophone &Typewriter records and can be found at https://yalemusiclib.aviaryplatform.com/collections/213 The seven inch format was the first to...
Topics: Irving S. Gilmore Collection, Berliner Record, Gramophone & Typewriters, early recordings...
S. Williamson
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47,366
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Emilio's 78 Heritage
by Emmy DESTINN - Sopran, Karl JÖRN- Tenor, Paul KNÜPFER - Bass, Bruno SEIDLER-WINKLER - Dirigent
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Margarethe: Der Tag bricht an (Gefängnis-Szene - Gounod) 30 cm Monarch Record Gramophone 044084 Matrix Nr. 0793 v Emmy DESTINN - Sopran, Karl JÖRN- Tenor, Paul KNÜPFER - Bass & Orchester, Bruno SEIDLER-WINKLER - Dirigent rec. 15.V.1908 On the other side: 042163 Jörn Cavatine (Margarethe) Note : Part of the complete recording from 1908.
Topics: Margarethe, Faust, Gounod, Destinn, Jörn, Knüpfer, trio, tenor, soprano, basso, Seidler-Winkler,...
Satyr 78 rpm collection
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Yvonne Astruc (Asnières-sur-Seine, 27 April 1889 - Paris, 17 October 1980) was a French violinist and one of the leading figures in European violin pedagogy. She was the granddaughter of the journalist and theatre impresario Gabriel Astruc (1864-1938). She began studying the violin at the age of five and in 1906 entered the Paris Conservatory in the class of Narcisse-Augustin Lefort (1852-1933). She won the Premier Prix in 1909. She made his debut in Paris. She frequently played the composers...
Topics: Astruc Yvonne, Boulanger Nadia, Boulanger Lili, Milhaud Darius, Columbia, Decca
Satyr 78 rpm collection
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Edvard Fendler  (Leipzig, 1902 - 1987), studied at the Stern Conservatory, Berlin, with Brecher as his conducting teacher. Debut as a conductor in 1927, conducted in Germany, France and the Netherlands. 1930-1933: Symphonie-Kammer-Orchester, Berlin 1942-1944: Ciudad Trujillo S.O., Dominican Republic 1945-1947: United States, and after 1949 1948-1949: San José, Costa Rica 1952: Mobile S.O., Alabama He recorded for the labels HMV, L'Oiseau-Lyre, Vox and Boîte à Musique. His preference was to...
Topics: Devienne, 78rpm, Fendler Edvard, Oubradous Fernand, L'Oiseau-Lyre, Mozart
Emilio's 78 Heritage
by Alfred PICCAVER - Tenor
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Rigoletto: Parmi veder le lagrime (Verdi) 27 cm Odeon Record 99930 Matrix Nr. xB 5663 Alfred PICCAVER - Tenor (& Orch.) rec. VII.1912 On the other side: Romeo und Julia 99928
Topics: Rigoletto, Verdi, Opera, Odeon Record, acoustic, Piccaver, tenor, 99930
Emilio's 78 Heritage
by Claire DUX - Sopran
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Mignon: Kennst du das Land (Ambroise Thomas) 30 cm Odeon Rxx 80301 Matrix Nr. xxB 5802 Claire DUX - Sopran (& Orch.) rec. V.1913 On the other side: Freischütz Rxx 80300
Topics: Mignon, Opera, Ambroise Thomas, Dux, soprano, acoustic, Odeon, Rxx 80301
Satyr 78 rpm collection
by Satyr-78rpm
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Marcel Moyse (Saint-Amour, 17.05.1889 - Brattleboro, Vermont, 01.11.1984): French flutist, founder of the modern French flute school. He studied at the Conservatoire de Paris with the flute virtuosos Philippe Gaubert, Adolphe Hennebains and Paul Taffanel.  1913: tour with Nellie Melba through America in her private train A great number of pieces were written especially for him, such as the flute concerto by Jacques Ibert from 1934 and the first movement of Joueurs de flûte by Albert Roussel....
Topics: 78rpm, Moyse Marcel, Bigot Eugène, Disque Gramophone, Ibert
Emilio's 78 Heritage
by Alfred PICCAVER - Tenor
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Romeo und Julia: Ach, gehe auf, geh auf (=Ah, leve -toi soleil, dt.) (Gounod) 27 cm Odeon Record 99928 Matrix Nr. xB 5665 Alfred PICCAVER - Tenor (& Orch.) rec. VII.1912 On the other side: Rigoletto 99930
Topics: Romeo et Juliette, Romeo und Julia, Gounod, Opera, Odeon Record, acoustic, Piccaver, tenor, 99928
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Victor Military Band
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The Victor Military Band performs Wallie Herzer's Turkey-Trot "Everybody Two-Step" in this recording from January 9, 1913. From the original 78rpm disk.
Topics: Ragtime, band, 78rpm
Source: Original 78rpm disk digitized by old78collector
Emilio's 78 Heritage
by Elsa HENSEL-SCHWEITZER – Sopran, Nelly BRODTMANN – Sopran, Cato ENGELEN-SEWING – Sopran, Marie GOETZE – Alt, Marie KNÜPFER-EGLI – Sopran, Minnie NAST – Sopran, Anni BREMER – Sopran
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Early recordings of German female singers Vol. 2 – The 43000 series (of Gramophone catalogue numbers)   - Irving S. Gilmore collection (2) The Irving S. Gilmore Collection at the Yale University gives a tremendous amount (ca. 600 !)  of 7 inch / 17 cm recordings from the early days of recording. It contains  mainly Berliner records or early Gramophone &Typewriter records and can be found at https://yalemusiclib.aviaryplatform.com/collections/213 The seven inch format was the first to...
Topics: Irving S. Gilmore Collection, Berliner Record, Gramophone & Typewriters, early recordings...
Satyr 78 rpm collection
by Satyr-78rpm
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Early 20th century in the Netherlands it was quite normal that operas were sung in Dutch translation. So Dutch and Flemish singers like Louis Morrison, Emile van Bosch, Jacques Urlus and Joseph Orelio recorded opera arias in Dutch translation.  In this post, we also hear Dutch translations of arias from "Les Huguenots", "Lohengrin" and "Tosca" by heroic tenor Jules Moes. The "sentimental song" was not shunned either, as the recordings on the Favorite...
Topics: Moes Jules, tenor, Favorite, Gramophone, Polyphon, Wagner, Meyerbeer, Puccini, Grosse, Robandi,...
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
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This is a collection of music for folk dancing that has long been out of print. Most of it consists of 78RPM transcriptions. Many of the vinyl recordings are actually transcribed from older 78s. From the soulful Macedonian, happy-happy Croatian, to the furious Russian-Ukranian melodies this music makes wonderful listening, but most importantly it demands to be danced. The 78RPM recordings often have a vigor and life unsurpassed by modern recordings. This is because they could not edit them, and...
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Topics: International, Folk, Dancing
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by James Mooney
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Collected Works of James Mooney
Topic: James Mooney
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Satyr 78 rpm collection
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Little is known about Ernest Bourmauck (18? - 1944): French conductor and choir director. He worked closely with Gabriel Fauré on his Requiem, and premiered the Requiem as well. He also worked with Francis Poulenc on his Mass in g minor. 1925: He married the soprano Rose Heilbronner (1879-1967). 1934-1942: He conducted Les Chanteurs de Lyon . Gabriel Fauré: Requiem op. 48   1  Introit & Kyrie    Columbia RFX 63 CLX 2102-1; 2103-1 1938 V 31 2  Offertory Columbia RFX 64 CLX 2106-1;...
Topics: 78rpm, Bourmauck Ernest, Fauré, Dupont Suzanne, Didier Maurice, Columbia
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by James Mooney
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Collected Works of James Mooney Part Two
Topic: James Mooney
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Gwyn Drischell 78rpm Collection
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Satyr 78 rpm collection
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Marcella Röseler (Berlin, 21.06.1890 - Berlin, 29.01.1957): Educated at the Stern conservatory in Berlin.  1910: debut as Santuzza in "Cavalleria Rusticana" in Wiesbaden. 1911: sang at the Court Theatre, Kassel and then until 1918 at the Court Theatre of Dessau, where she sang in 1914 in the primal performance of "Der heilige Berg" (Christian Sinding).  She married the bass Rudolf Sollfrank (1883-1939), who sang in Dessau for a long time, but the marriage ended in...
Topics: 78rpm, Röseler Marcella, Wagner, Grammophon, soprano
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Prokofiev
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Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67. Leopold Stokowski conducting the All American Orchestra. Basil Rathbone, narrator. Recorded July, 1941. Actually, it's the "All American Youth Orchestra", assembled by Stokowski and composed of young, talented musicians. For more information, visit: http://www.stokowski.org/All-American_Youth_Orchestra.htm. Transferred from the original Columbia Masterworks set M-477. If you look carefully at the album cover, you'll see it's signed "Perry...
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Topics: Prokofiev, Stokowski, Peter, Wolf
Source: 78
Emilio's 78 Heritage
by Robert HUTT - Tenor
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Der Troubadour: Dass nur für mich dein Herz erbebt (Verdi) 30 cm Odeon Rxx 76586 Matrix Nr, xxB 6169 Robert HUTT - Tenor (& Orch.) rec. V.1914 On the other side : Rxx 76587  Lodern zum Himmel
Topics: Troubadour, Trovatore, Stretta, Verdi, Opera, tenor, Hutt, acoustic, Rxx 76586
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Al Jolson; Morris Stoloff And His Orchestra; Tony Jackson; Egbert Van Alstyne; Gus Kahn; Woods; Dixon; Davis; Akst; Lee Gordon Singers; Morris Stoloff and His Orchestra; George M. Cohan; Noble Sissle; Eubie Blake; 4 Hits and a Miss; Matty Malneck and His Orchestra; Henry Creamer; J. Turner Layton; William Jerome; Jean Schwartz; Harry Warren; Al Dubin; Irving Cesear; Sammy Lerner; Gerald Marks
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Performer: Al Jolson; Morris Stoloff And His Orchestra; Lee Gordon Singers; Morris Stoloff and His Orchestra; 4 Hits and a Miss; Matty Malneck and His Orchestra Writer: Tony Jackson; Egbert Van Alstyne; Gus Kahn; Woods; Dixon; Davis; Akst; George M. Cohan; Noble Sissle; Eubie Blake; Henry Creamer; J. Turner Layton; William Jerome; Jean Schwartz; Harry Warren; Al Dubin; Irving Cesear; Sammy Lerner; Gerald Marks Vocal With Orchestra; Featured in Columbia Picture "Jolson Sings Again";...
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Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by popularjazzarchive.blogspot.com; The Popular Jazz Archive
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John Boles Collection 1929-1930 (COMPLETE) UPDATED January 2018 This collection contains the following record sides: 1. After A Million Dreams From the Talkie "Cameo Kirby" 11/15/1929 Victor 22230 2. For You From the Talkie "Captain of the Guard" 3/17/1930 Victor 22373 3. It Happened In Monterey From the Talkie "The King of Jazz" 3/17/1930 Victor 22372 4. Romance From the Talkie "Cameo Kirby" 11/15/1929 Victor 22230 5. Song of the Dawn From the Talkie...
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Topics: John Boles, 78rpm, PJA-Complete
Source: 78
Mark Sneeringer 78rpm Collection
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Emilio's 78 Heritage
by Robert HUTT - Tenor
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Der Troubadour: Lodern zum Himmel (Stretta - Verdi) 30 cm Odeon Rxx 76587 Matrix Nr, xxB 6199 Robert HUTT - Tenor (& Orch.) rec. V.1914 On the other side : Rxx 76586 Dass nur für mich dein Herz erbebt 
Topics: Troubadour, Trovatore, Stretta, Verdi, Opera, tenor, Hutt, acoustic, Rxx 76587
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Caruso
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Satyr 78 rpm collection
by Satyr-78rpm
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Margaret Ritchie (Grimsby, 07.08.1903 - Ewelme, 07.02.1969): English soprano. She studied at the Royal College of Music in London and with Plunket Greene, Agnes Nicholls and Sir Henry Wood. She was especially known as a concert singer, also sang as first soprano with the Intimate Opera Company (founded by Frederick Woodhouse), which aimed to perform small-scale opera works. 1944: Sadler's Wells Opera. Had success as Dorabella ( Cosi fan tutte ). 1945: she played Adelina Patti in the movie Pink...
Topics: Ritchie Margaret, soprano, Kell Reginald, Moore Gerald, HMV, Schubert, Bishop, Boyve, Mozart, Hook,...
Boston Public Library 78rpm Collection
by Walter Fuller; Fats Navarro; Al Hall; The Be Bop Boys; Milt Jackson; Henry Jones; Chas. Parker, Jr.; Bud Powell; Izzie Goldberg; Ray Brown; Teddy Reid; Curley Russell; Charlie Parker; Sonny Stitt; Hen Gates; Miles Davis; Max Roach; Stan Getz; John Brown; Kinney Dorham; James Moody; Eddie Vertoil; Teddy Reig; Dave Burns; Joe Harris; Theo. Navarro; Earl Powell; Kenny Clark; Morris Lane; Hank Jones
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Performer: The Be Bop Boys; Sonny Stitt; Eddie Vertoil; Morris Lane; Fats Navarro; Kinney Dorham; Al Hall; Bud Powell; Kenny Clark; Izzie Goldberg; Dave Burns; James Moody; John Brown; Milt Jackson; Joe Harris; Hank Jones; Ray Brown; Stan Getz; Curley Russell; Max Roach; Charlie Parker; Hen Gates; Miles Davis Writer: Earl Powell; Theo. Navarro; Dave Burns; James Moody; Ray Brown; Walter Fuller; Henry Jones; Chas. Parker, Jr. alto sax; baritone sax; tenor sax; trump.; bass; piano; drums;...
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Topics: Be-Bop, 78rpm
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Ted Weems and His Orchestra; Leo Wood
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Performer: Ted Weems and His Orchestra Writer: Leo Wood Fox Trot. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.8 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated eliptical. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly filenames. Matrix number: 19212B Catalog number: 19212-B
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Topics: 78rpm, Instrumental, acoustic
Source: 78
Theodore Jester 78rpm Collection
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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra; Ellington; Miley; Duke Ellington; O. Hardwicke; Rudy Jackson; H. Carney; Bubber Miley; L. Metcaff; J. Nanton; F. Guy; W. Braud; S. Greer; Mills; J. Hodges; B. Bigard; B. Miley; A. Whetsel; C. Willaims; F. Jenkins; J. Tizol; Braud; Greer; Bigard; C. Williams; L. Bacon; L. Brown; B. Webster; R. Stewart; W. Jones; J. Blanton
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Performer: Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra; Duke Ellington; O. Hardwicke; Rudy Jackson; H. Carney; Bubber Miley; L. Metcaff; J. Nanton; F. Guy; W. Braud; S. Greer; J. Hodges; B. Bigard; B. Miley; A. Whetsel; C. Willaims; F. Jenkins; J. Tizol; Braud; Greer; C. Williams; L. Bacon; L. Brown; B. Webster; R. Stewart; W. Jones; J. Blanton Writer: Ellington; Miley; Mills; Bigard; Duke Ellington Fox trot. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records....
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Topics: 78rpm, Jazz
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Bessie Smith; Irving Johns; Bernard; Turk; Robinson
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Performer: Bessie Smith; Irving Johns Writer: Bernard; Turk; Robinson Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.8mil truncated conical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly filenames. Matrix number: 81232 Catalog number: 13005D Other IDs from the record include: 81232
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Topics: 78rpm, Blues
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Hideko Takamine; Katsuhiko Haida; Victor Orch.; Sasaki; Ichimaru; Victor Orchestra; Hattori; Saegi; Toyokichi; Shizuko; Yoshiko Yamaguchi; Nozakimura; Kani; Mayou; Rokudan; Michio Miyagi; Namioka; Suzuki; Kikumaru; Enomoto; Masao Suzuki; Sano; Teiichi Nakayama; Victor Sym. Orch.; Takl; Ilda; Doi; Aiko Saita; Umeki
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Performer: Hideko Takamine; Katsuhiko Haida; Victor Orch.; Ichimaru; Victor Orchestra; Toyokichi; Shizuko; Yoshiko Yamaguchi; Michio Miyagi; Namioka; Suzuki; Kikumaru; Enomoto; Masao Suzuki; Teiichi Nakayama; Victor Sym. Orch.; Aiko Saita Writer: Sasaki; Hattori; Saegi; Nozakimura; Kani; Mayou; Rokudan; Takl; Ilda; Doi; Umeki Memories of Japan; with Chorus & Orchestra; Two Shamisen w. Piano; w. Orch.; with Orchestra. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer...
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Topics: 78rpm, Ethnic
Source: 78