The Dawn of Sound
By Peter Nagy
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Join Peter and Adrian as they take you back in time to the days of wax, shellac &amp;amp;amp;amp; celluloid - the early years of recorded sound. Listen to vaudeville, classical and early 20th century pop along with your hosts as your guides.
||CleanRecording of the Month – Barcarolle from Tales of Hoffman (1912)||Barcarolle from The Tales of Hoffman (Jacques Offenbach). Performed by Lucy Isabelle Marsh & Marguerite Dunlap. Victor 60096. Recorded in 1912. Lucy Isabelle Marsh Society on Facebook.||10/4/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRecording of the Month – Goldies Syncopator’s – Wedding Bells (1929)||Goldies Syncopator’s Wedding Bells (are breaking up that old gang of mine) Microphone 22411 (1929)||1/10/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanVoices of Christmas Past||I released VOCP 10 years ago and each year as we get closer to the Christmas holidays I get overwhelmed with requests for it. The disc is out of print and I have no copies left so I’ve uploaded the files for all to enjoy.||12/2/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRecording of the Month – The White Swan (March 1905)||The White Swan – Played by the Edison Symphony Orchestra Edison Gold Mould wax cylinder 8934 Relesed in March of 1905||11/23/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWorld’s earliest recorded sounds recovered||The invention of sound recording has always been credited to Edison but inventer Edouard-Leon Scott de Martinville beat Edison to it by a few decades; well sort of. Scott de Martinville found a way to record sound onto a lampblack-coated cylinder with ...||3/30/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDawn of Sound Podcast #2 – The Christmas Show||Santa Claus hides in the phonograph, Cal Stewart falls down the chimney! The Peerless Quartet on an old fashioned sleigh ride, classic Christmas carols and the first ever recording of Jingle Bells! I hope you enjoy this trip back in time to a 1900’s Ch.||12/23/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDawn of Sound Netcast Episode 1||Billy Murray fixes up his automobile, Esther Walker belts it out slow and easy, Salt & Pepper has them crazy blues and who is Zina Brozia? Join Adrian Shuman and I as we take a trip back to the days of Cylinders & 78s in our very first netcast!||3/20/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMocking Bird Medley – Joe Belmont (circa 1900)||Welcome to the new edition of Dawn of Sound. It’s been a while since I?ve updated the site, mostly due to space/cost issues with maintaining a sound archive. My original plan for Dawn of Sound was to archive all my sound files on my webhost’s server b||12/31/2006||Free||View in iTunes|