The Flute on Record : The 78 Rpm Era: A Discography (Hardcover)

Author: Nelson, Susan

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The Flute on Record: The 78 rpm Era is a discography of flute recordings made between 1889 and 1954. Citations include recordings of popular and classical repertory by over two hundred flutists, listing formats such as cylinders, 78 rpm discs, films, and transcriptions of broadcasts and live performances.


Publisher Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc
Mfg Part# 9780810852938
SKU 202058757
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0810852934
Release Date 4/23/2007
Dimensions (in Inches) 11H x 8.25L x 1.75T
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Editors Note The Flute on Record: The 78 rpm Era serves as a comprehensive and practical guide to the wealth of flute recordings made between 1889 and 1954. The discography lists commercial, private, and unpublished recordings on cylinders and 78 rpm discs for more than two hundred national and international flutists. Recordings are logged in meticulous detail, including dates and locations, matrix numbers, domestic and foreign catalog numbers, and corresponding long-playing reissues. Solo works, chamber music, and vocal and orchestral works that feature flute passages are addressed in citations and complete appendixes of anonymous recordings. Details about broadcast transcriptions, live performance transcriptions, and films are also included. Notes and bibliographies offer background information on additional recordings and reparatory, providing a link between modern study and historical evidence. With a list of record labels and numerical series, as well as indexes of composers and musicians, this resource is invaluable for researchers, collectors, and general users alike.
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Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0631
Publisher Scarecrow Press
$142.76 + free shipping
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