--- ARSC CELEBRATES WORLD DAY FOR AV HERITAGE ---
In celebration of World Day for Audiovisual Heritage on October 27, 2018 . . .
The Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC) has made sound recordings and selected slide presentations from ARSC's 45th, 46th, and 47th annual conferences (2011-2013) publically available.
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Highlights include . . .
ARSC 45th Annual Conference in 2011 (Los Angeles, CA)
Recording of Ethnic Music in Los Angeles, by Chris Strachwitz with Mark and Dan Guerrero
The Starday Story: Lefty Frizzell, Bluegrass, and the King Connection, by Nate Gibson
Phonogram Images on Paper, 1250-1950, by Patrick Feaster
Modern Records: A Conversation with Recording Pioneer Joe Bihari, by Joe Bihari and John Broven
Voices of the Mississippi Blues, by William Ferris
ARSC 46th Annual Conference in 2012 (Rochester, NY)
Sound Recordings and Copyright Workshop, featuring Brandon Butler, David Hansen, David Levine, Ray Ricker, and Peter Hirtle
My Black Mama: The Influence and Significance of Son House Records, by Daniel Beaumont
Serge Koussevitzky and the Boston Symphony Orchestra, 1928-1950: A Recorded Legacy, by Dennis D. Rooney
Uncle Sam and Aunt Beeb: American Roots Music on the BBC, by Roberta Freund Schwartz
Archiving and Preserving the Endangered Archives of the Twentieth-Century Iranian Performing Arts, by Jane Lewisohn
ARSC 47th Annual Conference in 2013 (Kansas City, MO)
Early Bird: The Life, Career, and Recordings of Charlie Parker in Kansas City, by Chuck Haddix
Billy Eckstine: The Rise and Fall of the Fabulous Mr. B, by Cary Ginell
Audio Files on the 'Voices of the Holocaust' Website, by Ralph Pugh
American Jazz Bands in the Weimar Republic: Shaping Style in the Diaspora and Unnoticed at Home, by Dr. Rainer Lotz
Please Mind the Gap: Civil Rights Collections Then and Now in the American Folklife Center, by Guha Shankar
The Association for Recorded Sound Collections is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and study of sound recordings -- in all genres of music and speech, in all formats, and from all periods. ARSC is unique in bringing together private individuals and institutional professionals -- everyone with a serious interest in recorded sound.