For clarification: the sound samples which Loren Schoenberg
has made available on a couple web sites, and the files he is
playing at the Museum, are my raw stereo transfers. There has
been no audio restoration work done (except for two songs
which I did as samples for him).
> Date: Thu, 26 Aug 2010 15:36:40 -0400
> From: Tom Fine <[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: Re: Savory Collection
> From listening to these samples, I'm very happy Doug was the go-to
> guy. Typical Doug work -- he
> didn't go nuts with "noise reduction" and kept all the music there.
> Doug is very rare among
> restorers of grooved media who do work for commercial clients.
> There's an epidemic of over-use of
> digital noise-reduction, where it becomes music-elimination for the
> sake of a quiet background.