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2 edition of The First Book of the Gramophone Record found in the catalog.

The First Book of the Gramophone Record

Percy Alfred Scholes

The First Book of the Gramophone Record

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Published by Library Reprints .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Music

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10541187M
    ISBN 100722260628
    ISBN 109780722260623

    The "First Book of Phonograph Records" was the logbook of the musical recording program at the Edison laboratory from It is presented here for public access by the National Recording Preservation Board to promote understanding of this period of recording history. See item for details.   The first commercial record player was released in The consumer-friendly gramophone dominated the market thanks to firms like the Victor Talking Machine Company and their Victrolas. While the industry boomed for a short time, the invention of the radio threatened to overtake and destroy the success of record players after World War : Jess Mayhew.


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The First Book of the Gramophone Record by Percy Alfred Scholes Download PDF EPUB FB2

A phonograph record (also known as a gramophone record, especially in British English), often simply record, is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove.

The groove usually starts near the periphery and ends near the center of the disc. At first, the discs were commonly made from shellac; starting in the s polyvinyl chloride.

The first book of the gramophone record [Percy A. SCHOLES] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Return to List of Book Categories GRAMOPHONE RECORDS & RECORD CATALOGUES Columbia Complete Record Catalogue (Including June ) by Columbia Alphabetical Catalogue Paperback.

Published Size 18cm x 13cm (7" X 5") - Pages - GBP10 G&T Co. Catalogue of 7" Records April circa (Facsimile?) Catalogue of 7" Records circa A gramophone record (or just record) is a type of analog storage stores recorded music (or other sounds).

It was popular during most of the 20th century. Gramophone records are played on a phonograph ("record player").

A gramophone record is a flat disk that is usually made of sound is recorded on a very fine line or groove which goes around and around in a spiral from. About this Item: The Gramophone Popular Record Catalogue, Soft Cover.

Condition: Good. First Thus. Brown wrappers with white and black titles show light wear to edges, spine shows soiled spots and is lightly sunned, Book body clean, pages are age-toned. This is the record that launched the Consort of Musicke's monumental series devoted to the complete works of John Dowland.

Its return to the catalogue on CD to be followed, one hopes, by the rest of the series—is fully justified; on the grounds of Dowland's interest and importance alone, it deserves a permanent place in the lists and the sympathetic performances have much to commend them.

The first book of the gramophone record, giving advice upon the selection of fifty good records from Byrd to Beethoven, a listener's description of their music, and a glossary of technical terms.

The first book of the gramophone record: giving advice upon the selection of fifty-odd good records from Byrd to Beethoven, a listener's description of their music, the words of the songs (with translations where necessary), and a glossary of technical terms.

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Seller Inventory # EXL. The gramophone is the basis of the contemporary record player. It interpreted grooves on flat discs instead of a cylinder. This is the point in time when records became necessary. The Record Player Goes Commercial. The first record player released to the masses in This gramophone record player was quite popular until the rise of radio.

The First Book of the Gramophone Record book Just over years ago, Emile Berliner invented the gramophone and disc record. This is the first discography assembled of the first disc recordings in the United States. It documents over 3, discs, which were sold to the American public from to Listings are arranged by catalogue number and cross-indexed by title, performer, and recording date.

First recordings. The Gramophone Company was founded in by William Barry Owen and Edmund Trevor Lloyd Wynne Williams in London, England. Owen was acting as agent for Emile Berliner, inventor of the gramophone record, whilst Williams provided the of the company's early discs were made in Hanover, Germany at a plant operated by members of Berliner's family, though it had.

The early days of gramophone production were marked with the first release from Volta Graphophone Company of Alexandria, Virginia in - successful product soon enabled merging of from Volta Graphophone Company and American Graphophone Company, which were few years later renamed into Columbia Records.

A part from the collection of classical music recorded on gramophone discs, there exists a rich repertoire of theatre recordings as well.

Much of the credit for this goes to London’s Gramophone and Typewriter Limited, or The Gramophone Company, which made its first foray into India in to record ‘native voices,’ but soon began soliciting theatre artistes along with classical musicians.

Here i show the "St Dunstan's "model probably made by Decca c which plays shellac "Talking Books" at 16rpm - they last 25 mis per side (it. Where pages become pixels. Read your favourite magazine subscription on the Exact Editions Reader. HMV Company had once published a pamphlet giving the history of gramophone record.

Gramophone was invented by Thomas Alva Edison in the 19th century. Edison, who had invented many other gadgets like electric light and the motion picture camera, had become a legend even in his own time. When He invented the gramophone record, which could record.

Complete alphabetical list of the record labels during is published in the book Gramophone Companies First Indian Recordings (), Kinnear, ] Magazines / Publications Hillandale News - The official journal of the city of London Phonograph and gramophone society - founded in.

The First Book of the Gramophone Record. Giving Advice upon the Selection of Fifty-odd good Records from Byrd to Beethoven, a Listener's description of their Music, the Words of the Songs (with translation where necessary), and a Glossary of Technical Terms.

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The phonograph was the first form of record player and used a cylinder for recording and reproducing sound. Inventor Emile Berliner improved on the phonograph in by developing the gramophone, which used a flat disc instead. Inhis first book, Splendours of Royal Mysore: The Untold Story of the Wodeyars was published.

It was during the research for the book that Vikram learnt about Gauhar Jaan. She was the first Indian voice to be recorded on a gramophone in Tawaaif Gauhar Jaan had lent her voice to over records and travelled across the world. Gramophone, Film, Typewriter is, among other things, a continuation as well as a detailed elaboration of the second part of the author's Discourse Networks, / (Stanford, ).

As such, it bridges the gap between Kittler's discourse analysis of the 's and his Reviews: 7. We take our record players for granted. But how did they get here. Following ground-breaking experiments in France, it was the great American inventor Thomas Edison who first showed off the Phonograph, the turntable’s earliest precursor, to Scientific American magazine years ago.

At his laboratory in Menlo Park, California, Edison had assigned one of his trusted creatives, John Kruesi.

A History of the Gramophone Record Courtesy of The first records were on cylinders, the earliest of which were made by the inventor of the first 'Phonograph', Thomas Alva Edison in Attempts had been made of 'recording' sound much earlier than this, but none were capable of reproducing the human voice.

The first artist of the sub-continent to record on the gramophone commercially in NovemberGauhar Jaan was a diva and a super-star of her times. Born an Armenian Christian and baptized as Eileen Angelina Yeoward, she converted to Islam and established herself as a leading vocalist of Calcutta.

The "arm" of the gramophone held a needle that read the grooves in the record by vibration and transmitted the information to the gramophone speaker. Berliner's disks (records) were the first sound recordings that could be mass-produced by creating master recordings from which molds were : Mary Bellis.

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Free shipping for many products. The Story Of The Phonograph By Leroy Hughbanks pages Published by The Hobson Book Press Generally considered the first book on the history of phonographs, this book is "written in non-technical language for all who love recorded music".

The idea of the audio book, or talking book, first originated in the Uk when the Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB) tested different ways to produce "talking books" in the s and was investigating the use of the long-play record as a viable means of producing the spoken-word novel, but it was a in the s with a project.

This Painstakingly Researched, Unique Volume, A Definitive Discography Of Indian Music, Is A Tribute Not Only To Indian Music, But Also To An Institution Whose Contribution To Indian Music Has Been Monumental -The Gramophone Company. Without Dustjacket In Good s: 2. It is the first book to treat the entire lifetime of the analog phonograph, - Included are examples of the most interesting, unusual and even bizarre music machines ever produced.

In addition, seminal examples representing important design periods are illustrated in big, bright full-color photographs with insightful captions. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes.

May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and : Ltd Gramophone Company. The gramophone disc record was the primary medium used for music reproduction until late in the 20th century. The phonograph was the first machine used to capture and reproduce analog sound, and was invented by the well-known inventor Thomas Edison in   First Words on Gramophone.

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