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2014 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, 2012, and 2013, and abstracts of the presentations from 2014 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 15, 2014

MUSICAL RECYCLING: PRODUCING REISSUES THROUGH THE YEARS
David Giovannoni, moderator; Chris Strachwitz (Arhoolie), David Freeman (County), Richard Nevins (Yazoo),
Richard Weize (Bear Family), Richard Martin (Archeophone), Lance Ledbetter (Dust-to-Digital)
mp3

 

SOUTHERN MUSIC

Steve Weiss
From the Piedmont to the Swamplands:
Preserving Southern Traditional Music

mp3

 

LABELS & LOCALS

Jay Bruder
Early Bluegrass Labels: Laying the Foundation
mp3

Kip Lornell
Rebel Records:
The D.C. Bluegrass Connection

mp3

Dick Spottswood
The Blue Sky Boys
mp3

 

FIELDWORK

Cary Ginell
Donald Lee Nelson: The Last Fieldworker
mp3

Guha Shankar, Todd Harvey, Nicole Saylor, Maggie Kruesi
Emergent Traditions: Considering Alan Lomax's
1938 Michigan Song Collecting Trip in the Light of a New Day

mp3

 

TELEVISION & RADIO

Seth Winner
Kovacs on Music: A 95th Anniversary Celebration

Phil Gries
Lost CBS Television Broadcasts
mp3

Daniel Blazek
Cavett's Radio Show Comedians

 

PASSING THE BATON

Mike Casey & Chris Lacinak
The End of Analog Audiovisual Media:
The Cost of Inaction and What You Can Do

mp3 | PowerPoint (Casey)

 

CLASSICAL MUSIC & ARCHIVING

Steve Smolian
What Professional Sound Recording Cataloging
Could Tell All of Us

mp3

Andy Moyer
When Is a Junk Record Really Junk?
Re-assembling Operas from the Acoustic Era

mp3 | PowerPoint

 

POPULAR MUSIC OF THE '50S AND '60S

David Lewis
When Summer Is Gone:
The Life & Legacy of Bandleader Hal Kemp

mp3

Dennis Rooney
Liberace: Entertainer at the Piano
mp3

 

ORAL HISTORIES & REGIONAL COLLECTIONS

Amye McCarther
Oral Histories From Houston's Andrus Studios: A Use Case in Scalar
mp3

Callie Holmes
Digitizing an Archival Oral History Collection with Limited Resources
mp3

Rabia Gibbs
The University of Tennessee's WWII Oral History Digitization Project
mp3

Josh May
Defining Mtn. Music: A History of June Appal Recordings
mp3


Friday, May 16, 2014

WHAT DO I DO WITH MY STUFF?
PERSPECTIVES ON ARCHIVAL DISPERSAL

Mike Gray, moderator; Steve Smolian (appraiser), David Seubert (archivist), John Lambert (collector), John Huggard (attorney)
mp3

 

COUNTRY MUSIC

Kinney Rorrer
I'm the Man That Rode the Mule 'Round the World:
Charlie Poole & Tin Pan Alley

mp3

Gary R. Boye
Out of the Country:
Doc Watson's Earliest Recordings & the Creation of a Folk Musician

mp3

Cary Moskovitz
Celebrating the Music of Papa Charlie Jackson
mp3

 

RADIO

Marshall Wyatt
Crazy Barn Dance & the Crazy Bands
mp3

Joseph Gallucci
A Place Where Things Happen:
A Brief History of WBAI's Free Music Store

mp3

Allison Schein, Tony Macaluso, Anne Wootton
Sharing Studs Terkel's Radio Archives with the World
mp3


AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC

Tim Brooks
Minstrelsy on Record
mp3 | PowerPoint

Bill Doggett
Emancipation Proclamation:
From Minstrel Coon Songs to Negro Spirituals

mp3

Parker Fishel & Sophie Abramowitz
Talkin' 'Bout Mojo:
Preserving the 1969 Ann Arbor Blues Festival

mp3

 

ARCHIVES

Karine Bouchard
Revisiting Materiality:
Sound Recordings as Exhibition Catalogs

mp3

Al Schlachtmeyer & Sok Min Seo
Preserving the UN's Concert Recordings Archive
mp3

Gary Galo
The Unknown Nadia Boulanger:
Recordings from Crane School of Music Archives

mp3

 

FOLK MUSIC

Jesse Karlsberg & Nathan Rees:
Curating a Crowd-Sourced Collection:
Engaging Community at the Sacred Harp Museum
mp3

Heather M. Darnell
How the Federal Government Transformed Folk Music
Documentation & Preservation During the Great Depression

mp3

Kevin Nutt
Lord Remember Me: Archiving Alabama's Folk Music
mp3

 

TECHNICAL

Bill Levay
Linked Jazz:
Using Linked Open Data to Map Relationships Among Musicians

mp3

Eddie Ashworth
The Guyana National Media Assessment Project: An Overview
mp3

Chris Lacinak
Recent, Free, Open-Source Tools for Preservation
mp3


Saturday, May 17, 2014

RECORDS: THE NEXT BIG COLLECTIBLE
John Tefteller
mp3

 

MUSIC IN APPALACHIA

Ted Olson
Let the Music Be Heard:
Producing Appalachian Compilations for a New Generation

mp3

 

COLLECTING & ARCHIVING

Jenny Doctor
21st Century Archiving of Institutions’ Audio Treasures:
Proposing an ARSC Support Group for Institutional Repositories

mp3

Meagan Sylvester
Fusion Music of the Caribbean:
Sonic Excursions Within Trinidad & Tobago's
Calypso & Soca Music, 1973-2013

mp3

Jocelyn Arem & Jessica Thompson
The Caffe Lena History Project: From Archives to Zip Files
mp3

 

DISCS & CYLINDERS

David Giovannoni, Richard Martin & Meagan Hennessey
The Blue Amberol at 100
mp3

Eric Breitung
Cleaning Solutions for Heavily Degraded Lacquered Discs
mp3

Rainer Lotz
Nipper-Napping:
Trademark Infringements on Gramophone Needle Tins

mp3 | PowerPoint


 

PRESERVATION & ARCHIVING

Tre Berney & Danielle Mericle
Preserving Cornell's Indonesian Field Recordings
mp3

Chris Holden
FRBR & Playback Musical Works
mp3

 

TECHNICAL

William Vanden Dries
Directory of Recorded Sound Collections:
A Response to NRPP Recommendation 3.2

mp3

Patrick Midtlyng
The Stream Team: A Case Study in Pursuit of Increased Access
mp3

Morgan Oscar Morel
Columbia University Libraries:
Never METS a Metadatum They Couldn't Find a Place For

mp3

 

RADIO & REPERTOIRE

Thomas Pease
Documentary Radio Programs & Archiving:
Where Do We Start?

mp3

Joe Weed
Uncovering the Fading Traces of "Faded Love"
mp3

Dr. Gregg Kimball
The Music of the Tubize Royal Hawaiian Orchestra:
An American Factory Band

mp3

Edward Berger
From Jazz to Classical & Beyond:
The Recording Career of Joe Wilder

mp3

 

NOTICE: All ARSC recordings are protected by copyright. Copies are made available here with the presenters' permission solely for personal and educational non-profit, non-commercial use. No part may be sold, loaned, distributed, broadcast, or published without the written permission of the presenter.

 

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