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by rgodridge
Fri Oct 13, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: classical (instrumental)
Topic: Max Darewski plays chopin 1924
Replies: 0
Views: 53

Max Darewski plays chopin 1924

https://youtu.be/RcGIDC662bM
Child Prodigy Max Darewski plays Chopin's waltz in A flat, op 34, in 1924 on zonophone, very nice record! I just did crackle removal.
Does anyone know what he actually died of? he was very young, 35 years old.
by rgodridge
Thu Oct 12, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: popular music mid 20s to 50s
Topic: a new bunch of uploads, all sorts of records
Replies: 0
Views: 83

a new bunch of uploads, all sorts of records

the 1923 empire day messages record, rare but worn out ragtime coliseums, Ernest Pike having a go at Romeo and Juliette with Alvena Farrow, Hawaiian music, dance bands and ballads from Sydney Coltham, all flat transfers that can be found at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIOyBh72_P4BfJZeH0KW...
by rgodridge
Thu Oct 12, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: dance bands
Topic: my best uploads in a while, american dance bands and jazz
Replies: 8
Views: 156

Re: my best uploads in a while, american dance bands and jazz

Every single one of those videos has views Mic, go and check or are your eyes as bad as mine?
I've put more mixed records up today, I'm on a bit of a roll with transfering stuff...
Have you ever, ever put any of your records anywhere? not counting ebay at hilarious prices
by rgodridge
Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:41 am
Forum: dance bands
Topic: my best uploads in a while, american dance bands and jazz
Replies: 8
Views: 156

my best uploads in a while, american dance bands and jazz

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIOyBh72_P4D1SCz_cm-Rz7hin7gksLpt&disable_polymer=true I think this is the best batch of records I've uploaded in some time! I hope you enjoy them, all american dance bands from a great load of stuff wone a year ago now at auction, here's the list with notes Bo...
by rgodridge
Wed Oct 04, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: classical (instrumental)
Topic: Handel: flute sonata in G major, national gramophonic society 1929
Replies: 2
Views: 92

Handel: flute sonata in G major, national gramophonic society 1929

https://youtu.be/__F9u80Kutw Beautiful 1929 recording. René le Roy (flute) and Kathleen Long (piano) - Händel flute sonata in G major (National Gramophonic Society ngs137) These records were associated with the gramophone magazine. This was pressed by columbia so sounds great, just a bit of clickrep...
by rgodridge
Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:51 am
Forum: classical (instrumental)
Topic: mozart: divertisment no 4, a rare 1938 recording
Replies: 2
Views: 86

mozart: divertisment no 4, a rare 1938 recording

https://youtu.be/ateo1qlVUAU
This is really wonderful! a 1938 recording of Mozart's forth divertisment on french L'Oiseau Lyre, played by the Trio d'anches de Paris. Just a bit of clickrepair on this one. Enjoy!
by rgodridge
Thu Sep 28, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: opera/classical vocal
Topic: peter dawson sings 6 australian bush songs, 1927
Replies: 3
Views: 113

peter dawson sings 6 australian bush songs, 1927

Here's a slitely odd Peter Dawson record, Six australian bush songs, the 1927 version. I've not had this one before! Flat transfer, no restoration on this one.
https://youtu.be/beuhqSwTenU
by rgodridge
Mon Sep 25, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: general forum
Topic: on the air this evening
Replies: 0
Views: 93

on the air this evening

From 9 til 11 uk time, 4 til 6 edt, I'll be playing 78s on http://tbrn.net, with an entire hour devoted to really early recordings...
by rgodridge
Sat Sep 23, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: classical (instrumental)
Topic: porpora: violin sonata in F Major (cello) Antonio Sala 1927
Replies: 0
Views: 88

porpora: violin sonata in F Major (cello) Antonio Sala 1927

https://youtu.be/b_90CekvXAc
A beauty from my recent auction winnings. All I've done is declick this, no actual noise removeal. A laminated uk columbia of Antonio Sala (who was he?) playing Porpora's violin sonata in F major, on the cello! Reasonably obscure baroque stuff, which I love.
by rgodridge
Fri Sep 22, 2017 8:53 am
Forum: Ragtime/ragtime influenced songs
Topic: big chief sandy mac, popular harmonising stars
Replies: 0
Views: 102

big chief sandy mac, popular harmonising stars

https://youtu.be/Bg8rFz3wEJY
Not in the best condition, but an odd ragtimey song, by the popular harmonising stars, no less!