Victor matrix PBS-09787. Lead, kindly light / Esther McNiff Curtis

TitleSource
Lead, kindly light (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
Authors and ComposersNotes
John Bacchus Dykes (composer)
Jas. J. Freeman (arranger)
Composer information source: Disc label; ADP.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Esther McNiff Curtis (instrumentalist : keyboards)Symphonet.
  • Description: Symphonet solo
  • Category: Instrumental
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
According to Calexico Chronicle news item dated 11/16/1936, the “Symphonet” was a 55-key piano with padded hammers that struck reed-like metal pipes instead of strings. The instrument was invented by Harry F. Noake.
Victor ledgers: "Funeral recording."
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
11/4/1937 Hollywood, California 1 Master Victor 25844 10-in.

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix PBS-09787. Lead, kindly light / Esther McNiff Curtis," accessed September 30, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200027665/PBS-09787-Lead_kindly_light.

Victor matrix PBS-09787. Lead, kindly light / Esther McNiff Curtis. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 30, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200027665/PBS-09787-Lead_kindly_light.

"Victor matrix PBS-09787. Lead, kindly light / Esther McNiff Curtis." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 30 September 2022.

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