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2013 ARSC Conference Recordings

List of Conference Recordings Available on CD

ARSC is pleased to make the audio recordings of its annual conference freely available as a benefit to members. You can also listen to conference recordings from 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012, and abstracts of the presentations from 2013 may be found here. In addition to the audio from each session, supplementary material furnished by presenters—such as PowerPoints—is also included as available.


Thursday, May 16, 2013

FROM KC JAZZ TO DELTA BLUES
Steve Weiss, chair

Chuck Haddix
Early Bird: The Life, Career, and Recordings of Charlie Parker in Kansas City
mp3 | PowerPoint

Seth B. Winner
Robert Johnson: A Centennial Celebration Reissue
mp3 | PowerPoint

 

ARTISTS & REPERTOIRE: JAZZ
Tim Brooks, chair

Michael Katzman
Louis Katzman:
His Musical Life From Vaudeville to BMI

mp3 | PowerPoint

Cary Ginell
Billy Eckstine:
The Rise and Fall of the Fabulous Mr. B

mp3 | PowerPoint

 

ARTISTS & REPERTOIRE: JAZZ AND BLUES
Steve Ramm, chair

Dr. Rainer Lotz
American Jazz Bands in the Weimar Republic:
Shaping Style in the Diaspora and Unnoticed at Home
mp3 | PowerPoint

Philip R. Ratcliffe
Mississippi John Hurt: A Visual and Acoustic Biography
mp3

Bruce Epperson
More Important than the Music: A History of Jazz Discography
mp3 | PowerPoint

 

ARTISTS & REPERTOIRE: JAZZ AND BLUES
Richard Markow, chair

Roberta Freund Schwartz
Sweet Home Chicago:
Recording Blues in the Windy City in the 1930s
mp3 | PowerPoint

Allison Schein, Patrick Seymour
Preserving Chicago's Living History of Improvised Music
mp3 | PowerPoint

Joshua Lane
Transcription of Archival Recordings from the Avant Garde Coffeehouse
mp3 | PowerPoint

 

ISSUES IN ANALOG CARRIERS
Tony Tadey, chair

Eric Breitung, Samantha Skelton, Brianna Cassidy,
Lu Zhenyu, Juan Rodriguez, and Stephen Morgan
A Rapid and Non-Destructive Pre-playback
Tape Degradation Identification Method
mp3

Jacob Smith
All Natural Discs
mp3 | PowerPoint

Tore Simonsen
The Norwegian Shellac Project
mp3

 

 

TECHNICAL COMMITTEE
Marcos Sueiro Bal, Mark Hood, Co-Chairs

Gimme Your Gigabytes:
Digital Storage Options For Small Audio Archives

Chris Lacinak, John Spencer, and Chuck Haddix
mp3 | Prezi: Lacinak | PowerPoint: Spencer

 

 

ARTISTS & REPERTOIRE: FROM LAUGHTER TO TEARS
Susan Hooyenga, chair

Robert O'Brien
John Gielgud: Recordings Ignored
mp3 | zip

Michael Biel
From Laughter to Tragedy 50 Years Ago: The Two Most Unusual Christmas Record Seasons
mp3 | pdf

Daniel Blazek
Stand-up State of the Nation
mp3 | PowerPoint


Friday, May 17, 2013

KANSAS CITY!
Matthew Barton, chair

Jim O'Neal
12th Street & Vine: Kansas City Blues
mp3 | PowerPoint

Dawayne Gilley
Numero Eccentric Soul: The Forte Label Story
mp3 | PowerPoint

 

ARTISTS & REPERTOIRE: CLASSICAL
Al Schlachtmeyer, chair

Diane Napert
The Unpublished Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2:
Vladimir Horowitz and Bruno Walter

Dennis Rooney
Eugene Goossens: Conductor of the Future
mp3 | PowerPoint

Russell Miller
Conducted by the Composer?
Examining Recordings Attributed to Sibelius and Prokofiev
mp3 | pdf

 

SOUND ALL AROUND
George Blood, chair

Jessica Wood
Amplified Plunks:
Recording the Harpsichord's Weakness in Postwar Exotica
mp3 | PowerPoint

Barry Kernfeld
Surveillance Tapes from the Alabama Civil Rights Movement
mp3 | PowerPoint

George Laszlo
Taxi Music: A Century of Sound
mp3


ARTISTS & REPERTOIRE: OPERA
Dennis Rooney, chair

Seth B. Winner
Remembering David Hamilton: 1935-2013
mp3 | PowerPoint

Gary Galo
Lauritz Melchior: A 40th Anniversary Tribute
mp3 | PowerPoint

Gary Thalheimer
Wagnerians in Verdi and Vice Versa
mp3

 

VOICES OF THE CENTURY
Kim Peach, chair

Warren Sherk and Teague Schneiter
Preserving and Disseminating Film Voices:
The Academy of Oral History Program
mp3 | PowerPoint

Karen Fishman, Maya Lerman
Not Just Talking to Myself:
Studs Terkel's Music Interviews
mp3 | PowerPoint

Ralph Pugh
Audio Files on the 'Voices of the Holocaust' Website
mp3 | PowerPoint

 

NATIONAL RECORDING PRESERVATION PLAN #1
Mike Casey, chair

Patrick Feaster, Josh Harris and Chris Lacinak
Inventory, Census, and Prioritization of Media Collections
mp3 | PowerPoints: Harris, Casey and Feaster, Lacinak

 

ACCESS TO COLLECTIONS
Robin Pike, chair

Tyra Grant and Brandon Burke
From Audio House to the Roundhouse:
Profiling Unique Collection Requiring Diverse Solutions

mp3

Jolene Beiser
"Page Not Found":
The Highs and Lows of Developing
a Customizable, Online Content Management System
for Community-based Audio Recordings

mp3

Guha Shankar
Please Mind the Gap:
Civil Rights Collections Then and Now
in the American Folklife Center
at the Library of Congress
mp3


Saturday, May 18, 2013

NATIONAL RECORDING PRESERVATION PLAN #2
George Blood, chair

Pat Loughney and Brenda Nelson-Strauss
Library of Congress National Recording Preservation Plan Introduction

mp3 | PowerPoint

Tim Brooks
Copyright Developments
mp3

Bob Heiber, Carl Haber, Peter Alyea
Technological Innovation
mp3

Sam Brylawski
Implementing the Plan: Opportunities, Obstacles and ARSC
mp3

 

ARTISTS & REPERTOIRE: INTERNATIONAL
Richard Markow, chair

Amy Stillman
Beyond the Reef:
Tracking the Global Circulation of Hawaiian Music Recordings
mp3 | PowerPoint

Graham McDonald
Hawaiian Music in Australia: Rediscovering a Lost Genre
mp3 | PowerPoint

 

ARTISTS & REPERTOIRE: INTERNATIONAL
Barry Stapleton, chair

Joshua Brown
Cassettes and Community:
The Life of Morón's "Fiesta Tapes"
mp3

Jeff Ksiazek
The Fox Chase:
Tracking Members of Paddy Killoran's Irish Orchestra
mp3 | PowerPoint

 

NATIONAL RECORDING PRESERVATION PLAN #3
Bob Heiber, chair

Education Panels
Kimberly Peach and Jonathan Furner
Karen Fishman and Aaron Bittel
Marcos Sueiro Bal and Mark Hood
mp3 | PowerPoints: Peach, Furner

 

 

NATIONAL RECORDING PRESERVATION PLAN #4
David Seubert, chair

Funding Panel
Al Schlachtmeyer, Gerald Seligman, Joshua Sternfeld
mp3

Sam Brylawski
Ask Not What the Plan Can Do For You:
The Plan, ARSC, and You

mp3

 

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