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Beauty Behind Bars


TELEMANN: Suite in A minor for Flute and Strings
William Kincaid, flute
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Victor 78rpm Album DM 890 (062546 – 062549)
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South Pacific Gramophone Disc | Bargain Vinyl Review

Oo-hoo, St Vincent de Paul knew they had a gold mine with this one, and they were selling it for a 1500% mark up on their other records. 365 more words


A Thousand and One Nights.

Regulars will know I have quite a large collection of the old 78 RPM records.  Most I have because I like the music from what might get called the jazz age. 295 more words


Bring Back Those Rock-A-Bye Baby Days

A recent acquisition from the local thrifty, this copy of Harl Smith’s rendition of Bring Back Those Rock-A-Bye Baby Days on murky, burgundy shellac plays perfectly at 78 revolutions per minute, and is yet another dime store reminder that I desperately need another (or two) handy-dandy 78 books. 31 more words


Dry Spell Blues

(Paramount 12990)

Son House‘s first recording session produced only eight cuts which were released on four 78rpm’s, yet they’re quite important to the delta blues discography. 370 more words