The Resource [Home recording of Bob Dixon's mother surprise birthday party : [Ray Heatherton and his orchestra, 1941-08-22] | 1941-08-23 (incomplete)], (sound recording)

[Home recording of Bob Dixon's mother surprise birthday party : [Ray Heatherton and his orchestra, 1941-08-22] | 1941-08-23 (incomplete)], (sound recording)

Label
[Home recording of Bob Dixon's mother surprise birthday party : [Ray Heatherton and his orchestra, 1941-08-22] | 1941-08-23 (incomplete)]
Title
[Home recording of Bob Dixon's mother surprise birthday party
Title remainder
[Ray Heatherton and his orchestra
Title number
  • 1941-08-22]
  • 1941-08-23 (incomplete)]
Contributor
Conductor
Donor
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A home recording of Bob Dixon's mother surprise birthday party: Bob Dixon sets up the recording equipment at the dinner table at his mother's surprise birthday party. After a lengthy audio check, Bob Dixon introduces each of the guests at the party and asks them to speak into the microphone
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
Date time place
Recorded Aug. 22, 1941 (Bob Dixon's mother surprise birthday party) and from broadcast Aug. 23, 1941 (Ray Heatherton and his orchestra)
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Funding information
Cataloging project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation presented to the UMKC University Libraries Marr Sound Archives.
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Bob Dixon's mother surprise birthday party: Bob Dixon, with various guests. Ray Heatherton and his orchestra: Ray Heatherton and his orchestra; Emily Vass and Ronald Pickert, vocalists
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1922-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heatherton, Ray
  • Vass, Emily
  • Goldin, J. David
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Surprise birthday parties
  • Dance orchestra music
  • Popular music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[Home recording of Bob Dixon's mother surprise birthday party : [Ray Heatherton and his orchestra, 1941-08-22] | 1941-08-23 (incomplete)], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A home recording of a birthday party surprise and an off-the-air recording of a band remote radio program from the roof of the New York Biltmore Hotel
  • Title from the donor's inventory sheet; additional data supplied by cataloger from audition
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut purple lacquer disc; inside start
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
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ray Heatherton and his orchestra. It's so peaceful in the country -- The nickel serenade -- What word is sweeter than sweetheart? -- Just a little bit South of North Carolina -- This be love (incomplete)
Control code
658061250
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
J. David Goldin;
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 39,564b; reference number on Goldin's website: 68449 (Ray Heatherton and his orchestra)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 39,564b
  • 68449
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)658061250
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[Home recording of Bob Dixon's mother surprise birthday party : [Ray Heatherton and his orchestra, 1941-08-22] | 1941-08-23 (incomplete)], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • A home recording of a birthday party surprise and an off-the-air recording of a band remote radio program from the roof of the New York Biltmore Hotel
  • Title from the donor's inventory sheet; additional data supplied by cataloger from audition
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut purple lacquer disc; inside start
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
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ray Heatherton and his orchestra. It's so peaceful in the country -- The nickel serenade -- What word is sweeter than sweetheart? -- Just a little bit South of North Carolina -- This be love (incomplete)
Control code
658061250
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
J. David Goldin;
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 39,564b; reference number on Goldin's website: 68449 (Ray Heatherton and his orchestra)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 39,564b
  • 68449
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)658061250
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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