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Sociedad Fonográfica Española Cylinder Recordings

Collection Data

Consists primarily of published sound cylinders of excerpts of operas sung by prominent singers of Spain in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Several cylinders may contain locally recorded Spanish folk music, or other musical styles.
Toscanini, Walfredo (Donor)
Toscanini, Walter, 1898-1971 (Collector)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1890 - 1909 (Approximate)
Place: Madrid
Publisher: Sociedad Fonográfica Española Hugens y Acosta
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LCYL 1 -- 50
Shelf locator: *L (Special) 88-72
Operas -- Excerpts
Songs, Spanish
Music -- Spain
Live sound recordings
Physical Description
Audio cylinder
Extent: 50 sound cylinders : analog, mono. ; 2 3/4 x 4 in.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18400554
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ee50b760-40e7-0131-9345-58d385a7bbd0
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