Percy Grainger ethnographic wax cylinders

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Percy Grainger Collection

  • Recording locations

    Chelsea, London, England, UK

  • Performers

    Roberts, Tom (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Grainger, Percy

  • Abstract

    Audio digitised from a collection of lacquer discs created by the Library of Congress in 1940 from Grainger's original wax cylinder recordings.

  • Description

    Library of Congress disc number: 55B; Grainger's cylinder number: 139; Grainger's melody number: 090; Roud index number: 317; Recording note: loud surface noise.

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    Image of disc label

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