Many thanks for all of you who responded to my request for info on record
The information was most helpful!
Warmest wishes, Maureen
On Sat, Nov 30, 2019 at 6:54 PM Gene Baron <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Re Balkan, there were (at least) two labels by that name, one based in
> Chicago and issuing a lot of Serbian, Croatian and Slovenian records (this
> is the one mentioned above in regards to Esoteric Sounds) and the Balkan
> Phonograph Company of New York which issued Greek, Albanian and some other
> nationalities' music. Hope this helps.
> On Sat, Nov 30, 2019 at 7:55 PM Lou Judson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > Now THAT is an interesting bit of trivia. Was that the beginning of a
> > line up to RCA Victor? Same company along the years?
> > Ah, google answers:
> > <http://www.victor-victrola.com>
> > In addition, RCA-Victor products are not covered here, as they were
> > produced after the RCA Corporation bought Victor Talking Machine Company
> > the fall of 1929.
> > Mmm hmm.
> > <L>
> > Lou Judson
> > Intuitive Audio
> > 415-883-2689
> > > On Nov 30, 2019, at 4:03 PM, Gary A. Galo <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > >
> > > Victor was founded in 1901, so named because Eldridge Johnson was "The
> > Victor" in his court battle involving recording on wax, among other
> > >
> > > Best,
> > > Gary
Now in paperback:
*Mixing Musics: Turkish Jewry and the Urban Landscape of a Sacred Song *by
Maureen Jackson (Stanford University Press, 2013).