----- Original Message -----
From: "Steven Smolian" <[log in to unmask]>
> For acoustic recordings, there is no eq curve.
> Beyond that, it would be interesting to compare results of eq appiled to
> various types of cylinder and disc transfer when adjuted to a flatish line
> as guided
> by a spectrum analyzer, keeping in mind the frequency limitations of the
> original medium- i.e., don't dispair if nothing but noise comes up at 9K.
No...for acoustic recordings, there IS an "eq curve"...defined by the
of the recording system and the recording horn's defined response!
Victor, just prior to their use of electric recording, experimented with an
"Orthophonic" system using an acousticaaly-defined sound curve for their
Steven C. Barr