You can find much higher resolution -- and downloadable -- versions of this film at Archive.org
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike Gray" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Wednesday, March 24, 2010 2:07 PM
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Vintage films of cutting lacquer discs?
> The wax shown uses the Victor 'Flowed' process, which shows up on
> countless Victor recording sheets. The conductor is Charles O'Connell,
> Victor's Red Seal Music Director; the players - at least the ones I can
> identify - are members of the old NBC Symphony (Frank Miller on 'cello,
> Mischa Mischakoff on violin); the engineer is most likely Fred Maisch.
> Mike Gray
> Marie O'Connell wrote:
>> There are more, just search through.
>> On Thu, Mar 25, 2010 at 5:19 AM, Jim Sam <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> Every now and then someone on this list links to a youtube, et al., video
>>> a vintage documentary describing recording processes and disc pressings.
>>> Does any one know of a video available online that shows someone cutting a
>>> (preferably 16-inch) disc from the pre-tape days? Any _video_ from
>>> super-cheesy to seriously-right-on would be helpful.