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Phonograph

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The phonograph is a device invented in 1877 for the mechanical recording and reproduction of .... After the introduction of the softer vinyl records, 33 1⁄3-rpm LPs (long-playing ..... Many ea...

The First Broadcast - Christmas Eve -1906

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He had succeeded in transmitting voice and music over the air. ... He had provided specifications and subsequently modified a device that was built to his design ...

History of Music Players - 1877-1928

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In 1906 the Victrola model record player was introduced by RCA Victor. This record player had variable turntable speeds to accommodate the already wide ...

Inside The Music Industry - Chronology - Technology And The Music ...

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May 27, 2004 ... While experimenting with a new telegraph device, Thomas Edison ... retired with the Victor Talking Machine Company's 1906 introduction of the ...

Tunes and technology: How music tech mastered the science of sound

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Jan 7, 2015 ... A timeline exploring music technology through the years. ... Thomas Edison invents the phonograph, the first device able to record and ... When it was was introduced to the public in August of 1906, the Victrola becomes the ...

"The Menace of Mechanical Music," 1906 - ExplorePAHistory.com

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John Philip Sousa, "The Menace of Mechanical Music," 1906 ... novels, comes now the mechanical device to sing for us a song or play for us a piano, ... proportion of music in its soul, we may observe the English sparrow, which, introduced ...

DJ History

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... Leon Scott invented the phonoautograph, the first device to record sound. ... The first audio radio broadcast came in 1906, and the first ever disc-jockey took his ... would become a revolutionizing moment for dance music lovers of all kinds.

History of Communications - RADIO: The Ideas that Made Radio ...

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Nov 21, 2005 ... But as wonderful as these amazing devices were, they shared a common ... introduced, in 1906, what we think of today as radio: music, news, talk, ... Although best known for his 1906 Christmas Eve broadcast of music and ...

Behind the Music - IEEE Transmitter

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Feb 16, 2016 ... The History of Recording and Playback of Music ... 1906 – Victrola – This updated device was a disc player with a horn inside the cabinet ... 1966 – 8-Track – This large cassette-type device was created for use in cars, and ...

The Pianola Institute - History of the Pianola - Piano Players

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The piano players that we have in mind are devices which sit in front of normal ... the Pianola which outshone all the rest, as the first truly musical piano player. ... the same as the contemporary 58-note organ rolls, and both types of roll had ... W . Crooks from 1900, but not introduced commercially until the autumn of 1906.

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Music By Electricity (1906) - United States Early Radio History

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Although perhaps the first electrical music synthesizer, Cahill's innovation, generally ... has produced many wonders, they have been mainly of the workaday kind. ... At a keyboard of his device a performer--or there may be two-- lightly presses ...

Recording Technology History - Audio Engineering Society

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Jul 6, 2005 ... 1906 - Victor introduced the first all-enclosed cabinet phonograph ... high due to the growth of live radio, but new kinds of minority music become popular. .... 1940 - David Sarnoff of RCA installed first secret recording devices ...

The Record Effect - The New Yorker

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Jun 6, 2005 ... How technology has transformed the sound of music. ... Ever since Edison introduced the wax cylinder, in 1877, people have been trying to ... By 1900, the phonograph was being marketed as a purely musical device. .... Recording has the unsettling power to transform any kind of music, no matter how ...