The Resource [Brush Creek follies, 1940-01-08, Hiram Higsby air checks], (sound recording)

[Brush Creek follies, 1940-01-08, Hiram Higsby air checks], (sound recording)

Label
[Brush Creek follies, 1940-01-08, Hiram Higsby air checks]
Title
[Brush Creek follies
Title number
1940-01-08
Title part
Hiram Higsby air checks]
Title variation
Hiram Higsby air checks
Contributor
Director
Former owner
Host
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hiram Higsby announces excerpts from a Brush Creek follies show, those which featured himself
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Brush Creek follies (Radio program)
Credits note
Fran Heyser, director, producer
Date time place
Recorded and dubbed Monday, Jan. 8, 1940 by station KMBC-KFRM, Kansas City
Form of composition
country music
Format of music
not applicable
Funding information
Cataloging project funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, Division of Preservation and Access, Humanities Collections and Reference Resources award presented to the UMKC University Libraries Marr Sound Archives.
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Hiram Mortimer Higsby, announcer, master of ceremonies, harmonica; Gene Dennis, announcer; musical performance by Rhythm Riders; comedy by Eddie Edwards (as George Washington White)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1975
  • 1902-1953
  • 1896-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Higsby, Hiram
  • Edwards, Eddie
  • Heyser, Fran
  • Church, Arthur B.
  • Rhythm Riders (Musical group)
  • KMBC (Radio station : Kansas City, Mo.)
  • KFRM (Radio station : Kansas City, Mo.)
  • Marr Sound Archives
  • National Endowment for the Humanities
Series statement
Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Western swing (Music)
  • Country music
  • Rural comedies
  • Novelty songs
  • Minstrel music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[Brush Creek follies, 1940-01-08, Hiram Higsby air checks], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition and handwritten label
  • Air check recording of the western musical-comedy radio variety show
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer disc; recorded on one side only
  • Provenance: Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
Capture and storage technique
  • direct storage not acoustical
  • digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
  • monaural
  • unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Brush Creek follies. Going to the barn dance tonight (Opening theme) (cast) -- Dinah (Rhythm Riders) -- Comedy routine (George Washington White) -- They cut down the old pine tree -- Oh Johnny, oh -- Closing theme
Control code
813250421
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
  • microgroove fine
  • not applicable
Immediate source of acquisition
Arthur Church, Jr.;
Kind of cutting
  • lateral or combined cutting
  • not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
  • instantaneous recorded on the spot
  • other
Kind of material
  • aluminum with lacquer
  • plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Reproduction note
Playback copy.
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
  • 33 1/3 rpm (discs)
  • 1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)813250421
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[Brush Creek follies, 1940-01-08, Hiram Higsby air checks], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition and handwritten label
  • Air check recording of the western musical-comedy radio variety show
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer disc; recorded on one side only
  • Provenance: Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
Capture and storage technique
  • direct storage not acoustical
  • digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
  • monaural
  • unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Brush Creek follies. Going to the barn dance tonight (Opening theme) (cast) -- Dinah (Rhythm Riders) -- Comedy routine (George Washington White) -- They cut down the old pine tree -- Oh Johnny, oh -- Closing theme
Control code
813250421
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
  • microgroove fine
  • not applicable
Immediate source of acquisition
Arthur Church, Jr.;
Kind of cutting
  • lateral or combined cutting
  • not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
  • instantaneous recorded on the spot
  • other
Kind of material
  • aluminum with lacquer
  • plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Reproduction note
Playback copy.
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
  • 33 1/3 rpm (discs)
  • 1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)813250421
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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