Percy Grainger ethnographic wax cylinders

Polly Oliver (part 1)

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:21

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    1LL0010303

  • Recording date

    1908-04-04

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Percy Grainger Collection

  • Recording locations

    Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, England, UK

  • Performers

    Packer, Mrs. (singer, female)

  • 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: 61B; Grainger's cylinder number: 162; Grainger's melody number: 354 (346); Roud index number: 367; Performance note: faint voice; Recording note: very loud surface noise.

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    Image of disc label

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