There was a lengthy segment on the Leonard Lopate Show this past Tuesday on the
Savory collection. It sounds like there will be some in house listening dates
at the Jazz Museum in Harlem until copyright issues are settled...
A link to that portion of the show is towards the bottom of the page:
From: Klara Foeller <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Thu, August 26, 2010 4:11:07 PM
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Savory Collection
From what I heard on NPR last week, CD releases are being negotiated.
Klara Foeller, Curator
Moving Image & Sound Collections
Missouri History Museum
St. Louis, MO 63112
Tom Fine wrote:
>> 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.
> Will this material ever be widely available to the public?
> -- Tom Fine
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "David Lewis" <[log in to unmask]>
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> Sent: Thursday, August 26, 2010 3:10 PM
> Subject: [ARSCLIST] Savory Collection
>> I had heard that this collection was mostly discarded by CBS after they
>> mined it for Benny Goodman selections. But I guess I was wrong, and I'm
>> happy to see our member Doug Pomeroy engaged in digitizing it. Perhaps
>> mention of it has been seen on this list before; I haven't been on in awhile
>> and this is certainly a nice feature in the NYT.
>> Uncle Dave Lewis
>> South Lebabon OH