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Re: [ARSCLIST] George Bernard Shaw recording
A portion only was released on an EMI LP along with many other excerpts
of historical recordings, but I cannon remember the title of it.
At the same time as Kurt had one for auction Larry Holdridge also had
one offered, & I found a nice copy at an estate sale which I bought for
David Lennick wrote:
BBC Enterprises put out some of his talks on an album called "Some Of
His Talks", and Heritage (which evolved from either Audio Rarities or
Audio Archives) had a ten-inch LP of a 1937 short wave broadcast, but I
don't think the Linguaphone set has ever been reissued, except for a
minute or so on a National Vocarium 78. I could be wrong.
That Linguaphone set isn't that rare..I own a copy and I've seen it on
auction several times.
Steven Smolian wrote:
On LP on Audio Rarities, I think. There was other material spoken by
him on LP as well, on BBC, etc.
----- Original Message ----- From: "Tom Fine"
Sent: Tuesday, January 29, 2008 9:15 PM
Subject: [ARSCLIST] George Bernard Shaw recording
Hopefully someone follows the fate of spoken-word recordings ...
George Bernard Shaw made a 2-disk 78 set in 1927 as part of the
Linguaphone series called "Spoken English and Broken English." Kurt
Nauck had a copy up for auction:
as part of this lot:
Was this album ever released in a modern format, either an LP or CD?
-- Tom Fine