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2016 ARSC Conference Recordings

ARSC is pleased to make the audio recordings of its annual conference freely available as a benefit to members. Slide presentations and other supplementary materials furnished by presenters, will be made available below as they are received. (Please send any such submissions to Patrick Feaster). Presentation abstracts for the 2016 conference recordings may be found on the 2016 conference website.

The program book for the 2016 conference recordings may be found on the 2016 conference website.


Thursday, May 12, 2016

THE JAZZ LEGACY OF INDIANA AVENUE
Monika Herzig, David Williams
mp3 | slides (pptx)

ARTISTS & REPERTOIRE: ACTIVISM ON RECORD

Jennie Williams
Records of Resistance:
Listening to the Anti-Vietnam War GI Movement
through the Paredon Record Label
mp3

Bill Doggett
Rock n Roll @ 60:
Race & Music & Message at the Dawn of the Civil Rights Movement

mp3

Robert M. Marovich
Lift Up Your Heads:
Professor J. Wesley Jones and the Music of Racial Uplift

mp3

FORGOTTEN VOICES

Dennis Rooney
Forgotten Crooner: The Magic of Russ Columbo
mp3

Cary Ginell
Makin' a Case for Carson:
Is Carson Robison the Father of Modern Country Music?

mp3 | slides (pptx)

Flávia Camargo Toni
A Song for Lorenzo Dow Turner, from Mario
mp3

FOLKLIFE AND ETHNOMUSICOLOGY

Douglas Dowling Peach, Nathan D. Gibson,
Alan Burdette, & Henry Glassie
Ola Belle Reed and Southern Mountain Music on the Mason-Dixon Line
mp3

Dave Walker
Five Decades of Folklife on Record:
Documenting and Preserving the Smithsonian Folklife Festival

mp3 | slides (pdf)

Maya Lerman
From the Field to the Public:
Preserving and Presenting World Folk Music

mp3 | slides (pptx)

ARCHIVING IN THE DIGITAL AGE

Rebecca Chandler
Exactly: A New Tool for Born-Digital Acquisitions
mp3

Thomas Pease
Sequence and Navigation for Building Structures
and Describing the Contents of Digital Audio

mp3

Rick Wilkerson, Larry Goshen, Heather Fox,
Jeb Banner, Kyle Barnett
Archiving from the Ground Up:
Emerging Music Archives in the Digital Age
mp3

INTERVIEWS, ORAL HISTORIES AND COMMUNICATIONS

Maristella Feustle
History Recovered:
The Willis Conover Interviews in the UNT Music Library

mp3

Nora Egloff
Echoes in the Concert Hall:
Digital Preservation of the Leonard Bernstein Oral History Collection

mp3

Nolan Porterfield
Early Home Recorders:
The Role of Tape Respondents International
mp3

CYLINDER RESEARCH

Henry Sapoznik
In the Beginning...:
The 1901 Yiddish Lambert Cylinders
and the First Sounds of Yiddish Popular Music

mp3

Richard Martin, Meagan Hennessey, Michael Devecka
Audio Detectives at Ocean Grove:
Identifying Field Recordings from the 1897 Camp Meeting

mp3

Brad McCoy, Eric Monroe
Audio Cylinders:
An Update on Science Research and Preservation Work
at the Library of Congress

mp3 | Monroe slides (pdf)


Friday, May 13, 2016

ARSC AT 50: A LOOK AT ITS PAST AND ITS FUTURE
Tim Brooks (moderator), Leah Biel, Michael Biel, Paul Jackson, Steve Smolian
mp3

IRENE AND OTHER DIGITIZATION ISSUES

George Blood
IRENE: Messiah or False Prophet
mp3

Peter Kuhnle
Digital De-emphasis Filters in Gramophone Recording Digitization
mp3

John H. Bondurant
Preserving the Preservation:
The William A. Owens Folksong Collection at Texas A&M University

mp3 | slides (pdf)

Q&A
mp3


INDIANA TALENT

Aaron Cohen
Baby Huey's Journey
mp3

Diane Napert
Indiana Native Cole Porter: The Yale Connection
mp3

David Heighway, Bob Foster
Are You Ready, Hezzie?
The Hoosier Hot Shots and Their Influence
mp3


RECORD LABELS & RESEARCH

David N. Lewis
Have You Forgotten God?
Homer Rodeheaver's Special Label and Other Extracurricular Activities

mp3

John Broven, Bill Greensmith
The Blues Unlimited Legacy
mp3

Daniel Blazek
Open the Door Richard Pryor:
Rating Pryor's Laff Recordings
mp3

REFLECTING ON RECORDS

Richard Green
20 Years (more or less) of the Virtual Gramophone
mp3

Filip Šír
Checking Out Czech Records:
A Model Gateway for Sound Documents or Just a Portal?

mp3 | slides (zip)

Kurt Nauck, Mark Atnip
The Cream Rises to the Top! -
Treasures from 30 Years in the Vintage Record Business
mp3

Q&A
mp3


PLAYBACK AND RESTORATION

Richard L. Hess
Azimuth Investigations
mp3 | slides (pdf)

Andreas K. Meyer
Vladimir Horowitz:
The Unreleased Live Recordings, 1966-1983
mp3

Mark Cantor
Jazz and Blues on Film:
Sound Restoration from a Smaller Archive

mp3


LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN RECORDED SOUND

Ed Berger
Studio Editing:
Moral Dilemmas and Implications for Discographers

mp3

Steve Smolian
Victor Herbert, the Law, and the Evolution of the Talking Machine Industry
mp3

Mathew Swiatlowski
False Sounds, Fraudulent Materiality:
Late-Twentieth Century Listening Practices
and the Curious Case of Tax Scam Record Labels

mp3

Jenna Makowski
Ethnographic Sound Archives Online:
A Historic Primary Source Digitization Initiative
mp3


Saturday, May 14, 2016

LABEL HISTORIES

David N. Lewis
The King of Them All:
The Legacy of Cincinnati's King Records 1943-1971

mp3

Charlie Dahan
The Gennetts on Record
mp3 | slides (zip)

Jerry McBride
Advance Recordings:
Independent Label of the Avant Garde

mp3 | slides (pptx)


RECORDED SOUND HISTORY REVISITED

Matthew Barton
The First History of Rock and Roll:
Listening to the Past on Top 40 Radio in 1969

mp3

Danielle Fosler-Lussier
America's Record Collection:
The United States Information Agency and American Music Abroad

mp3

Robert O'Brien
Shakespeare's Sonnets with Added Music
mp3

Q&A
mp3


MUSICOLOGY AND PEDAGOGY

Terri Brinegar
Whoopin', Shoutin', and Singin':
The African American Sermonette at the Crossroads
of Class and Race in the 1920s

mp3

Roberta Freund Schwartz
Mama Do That Rag: the Rag in the Early Recorded Blues
mp3 | slides (pptx)

John Stropes, Benjamin Kammin, Josh Lane
The Music of Leo Kottke:
Mining the Archives to Develop Pedagogical Materials

mp3

LARGE SCALE MEDIA DIGITIZATION PART 1

Evelyn Frangakis
Planning for Large-Scale Media Digitization
mp3

Mike Casey, Andrew DaPuzzo
Media Preservation at Scale:
The Indiana University Media Digitization and Preservation Initiative

mp3

Chris Lacinak
Making It Happen:
Planning, Funding and Implementing Large-Scale Digitization Initiatives

mp3

Q&A
mp3


LARGE SCALE MEDIA DIGITIZATION PART 2

Kevin Bradley, Tom de Smet
Completing Large-Scale Digitization Projects
mp3 | de Smet slides (pdf)

Will Prentice, Brecht Declercq
National Collaborative Approaches to Large-Scale Media Digitization
mp3


COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVES

Peter Laurence, Filip Šír
Creating an International Bibliography of Discographies:
A Worldwide Collaborative Project Initiated by the IASA Discography Committee

mp3 | slides (pdf)

Josh Shepperd, Amanda Keeler, William Vanden Dries
Progress of the Radio Preservation Task Force of the Library of Congress in 2015
mp3 | slides (pptx)

Lisa Lobdell, Phillip Ponella
You Don't Have to Kiss Me Goodnight:
The Pros and Cons of Collaboration Among Sound Archives

mp3

Q&A
mp3

 

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