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MUSIC HALL

Information on, and sound files
to download of, performers from
the golden age of British
Music Hall; and a list of
recommended books,

  LIST OF MYOTHER SITES
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REPRODUCTION
OF 78rpm
RECORDS

some technical notes and demos
of 78rpm transfers in MP3
;
also a table of equalizations;
plus an equalization circuit



Plus:
a selection of
old Music Hall jokes

Who is Roger Wilmut, anyway?
a modest biography

Some interesting
record labels






RECORDINGS FROM THE 19th CENTURY

Records made in 1897, 1898 & 1899.








 

OPERATIC VOCALS ON 78s

including Galli-Curci, Caruso, Melba, Amato, Tetrazzini & Chaliapine

STARS OF 78s
including Peter Dawson, Amelita Galli-Curci, Gracie Fields,Theodore Chaliapine,
Billy Williams, George Robey, Paul Robeson, Harry Champion and Paderewski

STARS OF THE WIRELESS
including Gillie Potter, A.J.Alan, Tommy Handley, Elsie and Doris Waters,
the BBC Dance Orchestra and Arthur Askey & Richard Murdoch

FRAGMENTS OF AN INFORMAL HISTORY OF BROADCASTING


Isn't Wilmut an unusual name? - family history 1690 to date


Some pictures of Stratford-on-Avon, my birthplace (me and Bill);
some pictures of Warwick School which I attended 1953-61
pictures of Holland in 1935 and 1958, and an album of Cathedrals and Abbeys.


RESEARCH NOTES

Running orders for the comedy series
'I'M SORRY, I'LL READ THAT AGAIN

''AT LAST THE 1948 SHOW'
and 'MONTY PYTHON'S FLYING CIRCUS'


Plus: some links, not necessarily relevant to the subjects covered in these pages, including links to
Macintosh Software.

You might like to visit my Weblog:


And I have a Podcast: "The Sound of 78s"