I am hopeful.
On Fri, Aug 21, 2020 at 8:59 PM Charles Amirkhanian <[log in to unmask]>
> Dear Ben,
> His email is [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>.
> He probably will know about these rolls. He just arranged the second
> movement of Rachmaninoff Sym #2 for a roll and it’s magnificent. He’s a
> pianola musicologist and a trained musician. Ask him about availability of
> > On Aug 21, 2020, at 5:43 PM, Benjamin Roth-Aroni <[log in to unmask]>
> > Hello and thank you..
> > Is Mr. Lawson a musicologist?
> > I know him from the world of piano rolls.
> > He's recorded some Stravinsky piano rolls on CD which I have.
> > I don't think these rolls were ever published, but I can't be sure.
> > I never thought to ask him, but that's a good idea, but I don't have his
> > email.
> > If you would like to do it, that's fine with me. I appreciate it.
> > Thank you again.
> > Regards,
> > Ben
> > On Fri, Aug 21, 2020 at 7:05 PM Charles Amirkhanian <
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> > wrote:
> >> Try writing to Rex Lawson in London. [log in to unmask] <mailto:
> >> [log in to unmask]>
> >>> On Aug 21, 2020, at 3:07 PM, Benjamin Roth-Aroni <[log in to unmask]>
> >> wrote:
> >>> Hello everyone.
> >>> I hope you're all safe and well.
> >>> I have two mystery piano rolls that were hand punched by someone
> >>> many years ago.
> >>> The labels say *Masque of the Red Death Suite - Roll 1* and *Masque of
> >> the
> >>> Red Death Suite - Roll 4.*
> >>> On Roll four the music is in four sections.
> >>> No composer is given. I would love to know who wrote this music.
> >>> I currently have the two rolls on MIDI files. If you can listen to midi
> >>> files and would like to try to identify the composer, please let me
> >>> and I'll email them.
> >>> If you cannot listen to midi files, but would like MP3 files instead,
> >>> please let me know and I'll have them converted.
> >>> *I HOPE SOMEBODY CAN IDENTIFY THE COMPOSER!!*
> >>> Regards,
> >>> Ben Roth