--- ARSC JOURNAL SPECIAL ISSUE 52:3 NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE ---
The Association for Recorded Sound Collections is very pleased to announce the publication of ARSC Journal 52:3 (Winter 2021).
This ARSC Journal special issue celebrates the advent of a public domain for sound recordings in the United States, and includes a CD containing 27 tracks recorded before 1923. These recordings, now in the public domain, were selected, transferred, remastered, and annotated by ARSC members for ARSC members!
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Members with print subscriptions for 2021 will receive copies shortly.
International members with digital subscriptions will receive digital copies shortly.
All current members may access the journal and CD contents online.
To purchase the issue ($12 plus freight), use this order form<http://www.arsc-audio.org/pdf/pubs_order_form.pdf>.
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ARSC Journal 52:3 Contents
ORIGINAL ARTICLES (ARSC website login required)
* Introduction to the Special Issue<http://www.arsc-audio.org/members_only/journals/v52n3p469-470.pdf>
by Matthew Barton
* Notes on the CD<http://www.arsc-audio.org/members_only/journals/v52n3p471-535.pdf>
by various authors
* A Bus Ride in Cleveland: ARSC's Twenty-Year Fight for Copyright Reform<http://www.arsc-audio.org/members_only/journals/v52n3p536-546.pdf>
by Tim Brooks
* Copyright and Fair Use: On Rights Management in Anthropological and Linguistic Sound Collections<http://www.arsc-audio.org/members_only/journals/v52n3p547-563.pdf>
by Hugh J. Paterson III
* The Acoustic Recording Era in Living Color!<http://www.arsc-audio.org/members_only/journals/v52n3p564-570.pdf>
PRE-1923 COMPACT DISC (ARSC 001)<https://arsc.aviaryplatform.com/collections/1799> (Aviary site login required)
Contact the ARSC Aviary Site Editor<mailto:[log in to unmask]> to request a login.
Or select Login>Forgot Password to reset password using the email address on file with ARSC.
In Aviary, see the Supplemental Files tab for each recording to read track notes.
Thank you to all who contributed to the ARSC Journal special issue and CD!
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The Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC) 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.