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by ngladd
Thu Sep 16, 2021 11:23 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Early Mandolin Recordings
Replies: 7
Views: 851

Re: Early Mandolin Recordings

Thanks, Governor! I have the Dounis cylinders and an electrical recording on Odeon: Ziguenerweisen (Sarasate) w/ Pno mxVe 3003 [78] Odeon A-161 071 Nocturne, Op. 9, Nr.2 (Chopin-Sarasate) w/Pno mxVe 3004 [78] Odeon A 161 072 Has anyone done an Odeon labelography? I've seen a few of the old catalogs,...
by ngladd
Wed Sep 15, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Early Mandolin Recordings
Replies: 7
Views: 851

Re: Early Mandolin Recordings

I have but one rare record of mandolin quartette from 1908, derived from Favorite recording in Stockholm, but labeled DISCO AGUILA, data from my database herein CTO MANDOLINAS — españa (waldteufel) — fav 1 84007 aguila (4030 25cm e) — Mx. 2283 0 = 1 84007 — Rec. estocolmo — karlesdrommar — fav 1 84...
by ngladd
Wed Sep 15, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Early Mandolin Recordings
Replies: 7
Views: 851

Re: Early Mandolin Recordings

Welcome! Do you collect cylinders? A couple of brown wax mandolin cylinders are up on eBay right now (from France, with all the frightening implications for price that go with that): I do have about 30 mandolin cylinders, but the only player I have is for Blue Amberols. A machine for 2 and 4 minute...
by ngladd
Tue Sep 14, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Early Mandolin Recordings
Replies: 7
Views: 851

Re: Early Mandolin Recordings

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by ngladd
Tue Sep 14, 2021 7:48 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Early Mandolin Recordings
Replies: 7
Views: 851

Early Mandolin Recordings

Since I'm new here, I thought I should introduce myself: I am a classical mandolinist/composer, and began collecting early mandolin recordings some 30 years ago to hear the greats on my instrument, since so few of their recordings have been reissued. I worked down in the record stacks at the Library...
by ngladd
Tue Sep 14, 2021 6:17 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Business Must Go On
Replies: 7
Views: 1013

Re: Business Must Go On

Interesting. In my research of mandolin recordings, I have seen the country of origin concealed so that they could be sold in other countries. The Berliner Mandolinen - und Lautenorchester E.V. 1896 recorded on Odeon in 1928. In France they were sold as "Grand Orchestre de Mandolines," and...