I bought my copy on Fifth Avenue (?) in the early 70s..Record Hunter, possibly?
(I just typed Record Hunger. No idea why.)
Steven Smolian wrote:
> Sounds lile it was bought at Music Masters which specialized in operatic
> bootlegs, from-the-audience tapes of Broadway shows, etc.
> Steve Smolian
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "John Ross" <[log in to unmask]>
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> Sent: Thursday, January 24, 2008 1:00 PM
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Discographic question "Collector's Grab Bag"
>> I have a copy of that thing. I don't know who issued it, but I bought
>> it new in New York City around 1970. I've forgotten the name of the
>> store, but I believe it was located on 42nd Street. The store had
>> probably been there for many years before that, because I found
>> several new copies of small-label LPs that had been out of print since
>> the early 1960s on the same visit.
>> The LP came in a white sleeve, with a single sheet of paper listing
>> the tracks. I have to believe that it was probably created by a New
>> York-area opera bootlegger.
>> John Ross
>> At 1/24/2008 09:21 AM, Karl Miller wrote:
>>> No doubt one of you will be able to tell me a bit about the source of
>>> a disc I recently encountered: "A Collector's Grab Bag." The contents
>>> listing includes things like: Three Little Maids, sung by Joan
>>> Sutherland, Ella Fitzgerald and Diana Shore; Jan Peerce & Bob Merrill
>>> singing Winchester Cathedral...etc. Does anyone know who issued this