I've passed this on to a classical tape collector, although I don't know if he
collects all types or restricts himself to 2-tracks.
Tom Fine wrote:
> OOPS!!! Only 3 acts in "Sleeping Beauty." Darnit! Can't be a simple
> act-by-act divvy by side. I'll have to research this with Amazon sound
> samples. Of course I don't have any CDs or LPs of this work when I need
> -- Tom Fine
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> Sent: Friday, July 20, 2007 7:25 AM
> Subject: [ARSCLIST] "Tape-ography" question
>> This is a fishing expedition. In case there are any 1/4-track duped
>> reel classical collectors on-list ...
>> In the 2-tape "Sleeping Beauty" by Ansermet/OSR on Decca/Ampex Tapes,
>> just to confirm, is tape 1 Acts I and II and tape 2 Acts III and IV
>> (one act per side)? I was given tapes with no boxes nor original
>> reels. It would make perfect sense to have it set up the way I
>> described but I just want to make sure that tapes weren't done like
>> LPs were done in the era of record-changers (ie side 1/side 4, side
>> 2/side 3).
>> I'm hoping someone has this actual tape set. If so, I'd greatly
>> appreciate a scan or photocopy of the box or reel labels.
>> Thanks in advance if you can help.
>> -- Tom Fine