[78-L] Triangle 11290
dlennick at sympatico.ca.invalid
Thu Aug 31 20:19:50 PDT 2017
The only connection I can think of between Gennett and Columbia is the Ginn
Music Appreciation Series. Gennett did the acoustical original recordings and
Columbia did the electricals, but Columbia re-pressed Gennetts that were still
being kept in print.
On 8/31/2017 11:16 PM, Mark Bardenwerper wrote:
> On 8/31/2017 11:52 AM, Malcolm wrote:
>> I cannot play it because all I have are the label scans.
>> I will have to dig out my hard copy of the Paramount master lists (c.
>> 1950 - Record Research associate Walter C. Allen) and check for what I
>> can find there, if anything. Still, I can't see Paramount cutting a deal
>> to release a Victor record on their label(s). But stranger things have
>> happened. I have seen evidence that Gennett contracted with Columbia to
>> release one or two of their masters, for reasons as yet unknown.
>> Maybe checking the UCSB Victor database might help?
> The record we are concerned with was obviously a moonlight job. The
> Victor was a ""gems" from the comedy opera and this one is of a lullaby
> (not the tune's name).
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