Yes - I've seen that too.
It's like dealing with the integrity of any primary source material. You have to look at and balance different aspects of the text or object at hand.
Randy A. Riddle
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On Oct 5, 2012, at 10:50 AM, Doug Pomeroy <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Beware that in some cases the NBC chimes may have been dubbed from
> another disc, and where two turntables are involved the chimes will probably
> no longer sound G/E/C exactly. I've encountered cases where they were very
> far off.
>> With some shows, you can compare the speed and pitch of the theme with
>> other known recordings in the series or things that are pretty
>> standardized like the pitch of the NBC chimes.
> Doug Pomeroy
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