Sorry, I've been away and didn't have my password.
I'd like to that terrible break, just so I could fix it and get
Please tell me what label and catalogue number?
We probably have it here in the Recorded Sound Archives.
On Wed, Nov 8, 2017 at 3:51 PM, BURNHAM <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> One of the worst was Bruno Walter's Beethoven's 6th, side one to side two.
> I now use ProTools and joining sides is a breeze.
> Sent from my iPhone
> > On Nov 8, 2017, at 3:13 PM, 6295LARGE . <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > Hi Gary,
> > Yes, Sound Forge 9 and upwards have the capability of overlapping, but on
> > separate channels then merging them. I've given many demonstrations
> > the 4th movement of Tchaikovksy's 5th with Koussevitzky. The 1st break
> > the 4th movement is terrible, but I "make it all better". I grew up with
> > the 78's and I'm delighted that I can fix it. Of course it was reissued
> > LP in '47 but I didn't know about it till much later.
> > Regards,
> > Ben
> > On Wed, Nov 8, 2017 at 2:21 AM, Richard Kaplan <
> > [log in to unmask]> wrote:
> >> Hi Ben,
> >> Way too many 78s here to transfer, and I couldn't do it nearly as well
> >> my friend and colleague Mark Obert-Thorn. Moreover, I confess that,
> >> fortunately, I retain a great love for the 78s themselves, as they
> >> me to my earliest experiences with music; I suspect that's why many
> >> collectors still have them. I do listen to lots of commercial transfers,
> >> too, for example the Beecham CD set on Warner mentioned earlier in the
> >> thread, especially when I'm listening with others, and I have an
> >> collection of historic CDs. But I find that listening four or five
> >> at a time helps me focus on the music in a way a complete, uninterrupted
> >> performance does not always. I did invest in a Korg digital studio to
> >> how to do rudimentary transfers, but so far the learning curve has been
> >> daunting and my investment in noise-reduction software too small for
> >> optimal results; does the Sound Forge allow overlaps in addition to
> >> splices? In any event, I'm too busy reviewing records (CDs for Fanfare
> >> magazine), selling records (78s by mail-order auction), and listening to
> >> records to devote much time to experiments in transferring them myselfl
> >> Best,
> >> Rich
> >> In a message dated 11/7/2017 6:10:00 PM Central Standard Time,
> >> [log in to unmask] writes:
> >> Hi Richard,
> >> I'm curious to know how you listen to the 78s. Have you transferred them
> >> and spliced them or do you listen to one side at a time very patiently?
> >> I used to have to do that way back when, but Sony Sound Forge 9 saved my
> >> sanity with great splicing capabilities.
> >> Regards,
> >> BR
> >> On Sat, Nov 4, 2017 at 7:30 PM, Richard Kaplan <
> >> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
> >>> Absolutely. I have all three volumes of the Delius Society 78s on
> >>> Columbia, plus the set on Victor and sundry other items; my father
> >>> schlepped a copy of volume 1, a gift from a girlfriend, all over Europe
> >>> during WWII, and those recordings were among my earliest listening. The
> >>> Warner CD box of Beecham's final recordings of many Delius works is
> >>> absurdly inexpensive but unfortunately does not include earlier
> >> of
> >>> pieces he rerecorded.
> >>> Rich Kaplan
> >>> In a message dated 11/4/2017 8:44:37 AM Central Standard Time,
> >>> [log in to unmask] writes:
> >>> Hello everybody
> >>> Are there any Delius fans out there?
> >>> Regards,
> >>> Ben Roth