Options Thomas Edison's Attic: Playlist from July 12, 2005 Options

The audio curator at Edison National Historic Site rummages through the archives of the legendary Edison Laboratory of West Orange, New Jersey. Tune in for Edison cylinder and disc record rarities, many not heard since "the old man" himself stashed them away, featuring: Tin Pan Alley pop songs, ragtime, vaudeville comedy sketches, flapper dance bands, old-time country tunes, historic classical music, laboratory experiments and other artifacts - all dating from 1888 through 1929.

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Options July 12, 2005

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The Frisco "Jass" Band

Artist Track Album Year
National Promenade Band, conducted by Cesare Sodero  Walkin' the dog - fox trot   Options Diamond Disc 4763-C  1916 
Ada Jones & Len Spencer  Muggsy's dream   Options Gold Moulded cylinder 9787  1908 
[unnamed band]  Washington Post march   Options Brown wax cylinder - United States Phono. Co.  c. late 1890s 
Janet Hall - vocal, Ken Christie - piano  The man I love   Options Diamond Disc 18553-F  1928 
Jasper "Jep" Bisbee - fiddle, Beulah Bisbee-Schuler - piano  The girl I left behind me - medley   Options Diamond Disc 9260-C  1923 
Steve Porter  Flanagan and his motor car   Options Diamond Disc 2066-C  1914 
D. Wormser - zither solo  Govoni gavotte   Options Brown wax cylinder  c. 1897 (?) 
Robert Denning (M.J. O'Connell)  So I took the fifty thousand dollars   Options Diamond Disc 9282-B  1924 
Edison Concert Band  Second Hungarian rhapsody   Options Gold Moulded cylinder 9026  1905 
Frisco "Jass" Band, Rudy Wiedoeft - saxophone  Canary cottage - one-step   Options Diamond Disc 5552-C  1917 
Irving Gillette (Henry Burr)  She waits by the deep blue sea   Options Gold Moulded cylinder 9023  1905 
Anthony Franchini - guitar, Leonard - violin  Dolores - tango   Options Diamond Disc 9584-A  1924 
Billy Murray  Has anybody here seen Kelly? - from "The jolly bachelors"   Options Amberol cylinder 4M-416  1910 
Edith Helena - vocal, John Burckhardt - piano  Novelty imitation medley - intro: "Kiss me again" & "Last rose of summer"   Options Diamond Disc 8918-A  1923 


Edison company memos on the public demand for jazz band records



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