Victor matrix MVE-49558. The letter / Motion Picture Orchestra

TitleSource
The letter (Primary title)Victor ledgers
Reel 7 (Title part)Victor ledgers
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Motion Picture Orchestra (Musical group)Takes 1A & 2A.
Max Terr (session supervisor)
Irvin Talbot (session supervisor)Takes 1A & 2A.
Paramount Pictures, Inc. (Motion picture production company)
  • Description: Motion picture soundtrack : Orchestra, with shouting (takes 1A and 2A); Film to wax transfer "and vice-versa" (takes 3A-4A)
  • Master Size: 16-in.
Notes
Victor ledgers: "Audible by Movietone." The soundtrack for the reel includes dialogue and/or closely synchronized sound. Also uses "Paramount's muttering record [BVE-]49322-1."
Ledgers also note "Chorus of 16 voices, shouting" (takes 1A and 2A).
Ledgers: "Dubbing film to wax & vice versa" (takes 3A-4A). It appears that the transfer may include overdubbing.
Ledgers note M. Press, C. Brown, and Max Terr as present (takes 3A-4A). Ledgers for these two takes also include the following, without full explanation: "J. Sirgany—Flageolette-S. Abbott" and "Tom-Tom (dismissed 8:30)."
Source(s): Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
1/19/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 1A Unknown
1/19/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 2A Unknown
2/5/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 3A Unknown
2/5/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 4 Unknown
2/5/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 4A Unknown

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix MVE-49558. The letter / Motion Picture Orchestra," accessed October 18, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000010218/MVE-49558-The_letter.

Victor matrix MVE-49558. The letter / Motion Picture Orchestra. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 18, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000010218/MVE-49558-The_letter.

"Victor matrix MVE-49558. The letter / Motion Picture Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 18 October 2019.

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