Hi Marie !
Glad to see things are working out for you.
Lasdt time I e'd you from Radio Seychelles but I left in July.Now at a
pre-Kindergarden in Bangkok ! loving the job to bits.
Still listen a lot to the mp3's I made up at the Station and particularly
like wolfgang's Bear Family cd's so i ordered a few vintage sets from him.
Rich Conaty e mailed me to say that his show was closing after 35 years but
I am still getting nowhere with anyone out there with mp3 copies of his show
THE BIG BROADCAST ?
On Jan 30, 2008 10:33 AM, Marie OConnell <[log in to unmask]>
> We have this in our archive on a 16 inch disc with a National
> Broadcasting Service label on it -
> D SERIES - Talk by Bernard Shaw. In this recording, Irish playwright,
> George Bernard Shaw, gives a talk on his distaste for World War Two and
> its catastrophic effect on the psyche of society. He discusses the waste
> of life, the process of rebuilding, and ponders the future of conflict
> and civilisation.
> order disc file details
> 1 D931a sa-d-00931-s01-pm "Talk by Bernard Shaw"
> Part 1
> 2 D931b sa-d-00931-s02-pm "Talk by Bernard Shaw"
> Part 3
> * Part 2 of this recording is not in the archive.
> Marie O'Connell
> Analogue Tape Preservation Archivist
> Sound Archives/Nga Taonga Korero
> PO Box 1531
> Radio New Zealand House
> Level 1, 51 Chester Street West
> Phone +64 3 374 8443
> Fax + 64 3 374 8448
> >>> [log in to unmask] 30/01/2008 4:13 p.m. >>>
> BBC Enterprises put out some of his talks on an album called "Some Of
> Talks", and Heritage (which evolved from either Audio Rarities or Audio
> Archives) had a ten-inch LP of a 1937 short wave broadcast, but I don't
> the Linguaphone set has ever been reissued, except for a minute or so
> on a
> National Vocarium 78. I could be wrong.
> That Linguaphone set isn't that rare..I own a copy and I've seen it on
> several times.
> Steven Smolian wrote:
> > On LP on Audio Rarities, I think. There was other material spoken by
> > him on LP as well, on BBC, etc.
> > Steve Smolian
> > ----- Original Message ----- From: "Tom Fine"
> <[log in to unmask]>
> > To: <[log in to unmask]>
> > Sent: Tuesday, January 29, 2008 9:15 PM
> > Subject: [ARSCLIST] George Bernard Shaw recording
> >> Hopefully someone follows the fate of spoken-word recordings ...
> >> George Bernard Shaw made a 2-disk 78 set in 1927 as part of the
> >> Linguaphone series called "Spoken English and Broken English." Kurt
> >> Nauck had a copy up for auction:
> >> http://www.78rpm.com/images/auction/4172_BShawLinguiphon.gif
> >> as part of this lot:
> >> http://www.78rpm.com/auction/highs.htm
> >> Was this album ever released in a modern format, either an LP or
> >> -- Tom Fine