Ballet Music from Faust, Part 2

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Creation: 1907

Developed in 1902, the Edison Gold Moulded Cylinder was a significant advancement in recording technology. Rather than relying on inconsistent dubbing techniques, this technique created a metal mold from the original recording. A blank brown cylinder was inserted and heated, resulting in precise reproduction.

Title

Ballet Music from Faust, Part 2

Date

Creation: 1907

Description

Developed in 1902, the Edison Gold Moulded Cylinder was a significant advancement in recording technology. Rather than relying on inconsistent dubbing techniques, this technique created a metal mold from the original recording. A blank brown cylinder was inserted and heated, resulting in precise reproduction.

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Cylinder phonographs (phonographs)

Source

Item on loan from Middle Tennessee State University, Center for Popular Music

Files

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Citation

“Ballet Music from Faust, Part 2,” Gallery, accessed September 18, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/892.