Hey Steve and Jerry,

Thanks for your replies.  I'm on Marston's preferred customer vocal list and look forward to each new CD release.  Top notch work and always an education..


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From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Gerald Fabris
Sent: Tuesday, April 02, 2013 8:59 AM
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Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] The Rare Wax Cylinder Masters

>But probably not Marston.

I hadn't heard about this release via Amazon.  But, there were many of these 
"voice trial" cylinders that Marston and I digitized here in 1999 that Marston 
did not release on CD.  (Marston's "Edison Trials" CD was a "best of".)  Back 
then, Thomas Edison National Historical Park had a fee-free, no limits audio 
duplication policy.  So, they are all out and about in one way or another.  
Since then, though, the National Park Service tightened it's digital 
duplication policy, so we now must charge a fee and don't allow "bulk 

>BUT - while I'm here I wanted to say that the new Marston 3-CD set "Edison
>Legacy 2" is just as wonderful as the first one with previously unissued
>Wax  DISC masters 

I'm surprised the new Marston release has not been mentioned more here on 

-Jerry Fabris, TENHP