"Identitones" : sounds that accompany radio stations logos
NamesSiday, Eric (Composer)Siday, Eric (Commentator)
Eric Siday collection of sound recordings
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1960 - 1979 (Approximate)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LT-7-A 4138
TopicsRadio advertising -- United StatesTelevision commercials -- United StatesRadio broadcasting -- Sound effectsTelevision broadcasting -- Sound effectsElectronic musicComputer music
GenresRadio commercialsTelevision commercialsAdvertising
NotesContent: Title created by cataloger based on contents of audition; date approximated.Content: "Siday 7/15/65 CBS News"-- On front of original container.Content: "CBS Color Logo "letters" version revised 7/14 Eric Siday"-- On back of original container.Content: "Identitones. Don't erase"-- On original reel.Content: Enclosed in container 3 pencil written notes: 1st. "This box contains Logo's." 2nd. "This is a very good Logo Tape. 1/16/95." 3rd. "This is a copy of Eric to do with Logos. We have many copies. Various Stations. 7 1/2 ips. 8/20/92."Content: Four items (reel and 3 notes) have Steve Horenstein's catalog numbers 437a (reel), 437b (note 1), 437c (note 2), 437d (note 3) listed and described in "Eric Siday Archive : original tapes and soundfiles copies" and "Siday tape list (original by Alice Shields)" held by LPA.Content: Streaming file transferred from original audio tape.Performers: Eric Siday, commentator. Unidentified broadcasters.Venue: Recorded in New York in 1960s and 1970s.Acquisition: Gift; Eric & Edith Siday Charitable Foundation, 1998.Content: Forms part of: Eric Siday collection, *L(Special) 98-17, 99-06.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 6 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips., full-track mono ; 7 in.
DescriptionSiday presents sounds and tones (identitones, as he calls them) he composed to accompany various radio stations (examples of CBS, Columbus, Baltimore radios, etc.) logos and a variety of services they provide such as news, sports, traffic and weather reports, advertisements, and others.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 953109385NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21009514Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2e549a20-2a12-0136-b270-55e7da1bd5b8
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