The Talking Machine Forum — For All Antique Phonographs & Recordings

It is currently Sat Oct 19, 2019 12:03 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Forum rules


Please click here to view the forum rules



Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: WANTED: A copy of "In A Great Big Way" 78rpm shellac record
PostPosted: Mon Sep 16, 2019 9:45 am 
Offline
Victor II
User avatar
Keep'em well oiled
Joined: Mon Dec 18, 2017 2:51 am
Posts: 466
Location: Madrid, Spain
I'm in need of a copy of this recording on 78rpm shellac record, preferably a pressing from original matrix:

In a great big way (Fields, McHugh) by Ben Pollack's Orch. (as Louisville Rhythm Kings) with vocal refrain. Okeh matrix 401559-A, recorded January 25th, 1929.

It was originally published in 1925 as US Okeh 41189. A good (V at least) copy of this would be perfect, for the other side also is interesting.
Any other pressing of the original matrix would be fine. Perhaps it was also published as US Odeon or Parlophone. Maybe there is also a British Parlophone issue. Any other European pressing on Columbia, Odeon or Parlophone would be fine, of it is from original matrix.
The original record is credited to Louisville Rhythm Kings. But my Spanish copy is an Odeon pressing, 182708, and its credited as Ben Pollack's Orchestra. So maybe other European issues are also credited this way.
It has two bad lam cracks that difficult a good listening.

My Spanish pressing must be rare, for I own the only copy I've seen in 38 years... If I'd ever found another copy I'd bought it!
Inigo


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], Mlund2020, rbuck and 5 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group
Americanized by Maël Soucaze.