Victor matrix CVE-Test-1919. Orchestra broadcast / Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Serge Koussevitzky

  • Description: Radio broadcast test : Orchestra
  • Instrumentation: 45 violins and violas, 10 cellos, 8 basses, piccolo, 3 flutes, 4 oboes, 4 bassoons, 4 clarinets, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, 8 horns, 2 tubas, piano, organ, 2 harps, and 4 percussion
  • Category: Test/technical
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 12-in.
Notes
Source(s): Victor ledgers.
Victort ledgers: "C. O'Connell, present"; "Orchestra broadcast over NBC"; "Recorded during broadcast." Location where the master is recorded is not stated in ledgers.
Ledgers state there are 45 violins and violas; other instruments are counted individually.
Victor master numbers marked "Test" are trials (auditions) or tests. They were not made with the intention of release.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
1/23/1935 Boston, Massachusetts 1 Unknown
1/23/1935 Boston, Massachusetts 2 Unknown

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix CVE-Test-1919. Orchestra broadcast / Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Serge Koussevitzky," accessed May 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/900000753/CVE-Test-1919-Orchestra_broadcast.

Victor matrix CVE-Test-1919. Orchestra broadcast / Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Serge Koussevitzky. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/900000753/CVE-Test-1919-Orchestra_broadcast.

"Victor matrix CVE-Test-1919. Orchestra broadcast / Boston Symphony Orchestra ; Serge Koussevitzky." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 May 2021.

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