In This Section
- Time to Vote: 2015 AES Elections
- Deadline is Friday, July 10th
- AES Continues European Growth with Highly Successful 138th Audio Engineering Society Convention in Warsaw, Poland
- First-ever AES Convention in Poland draws attendees and presenters from around the world
- First Book in "AES Presents" Series from Focal Press
- New edition of Handbook for Sound Engineers, edited by Glen Ballou
- 137th Audio Engineering Society Convention Breaks Records and Draws Acclaim from Attendees, Exhibitors and Presenters Alike
- Convention reminds West-Coast audio community, “If It’s About Audio, It’s At AES!”
Links to The Cylinder and 78 rpm Period
Rene Rondeau "Antique Phonographs"Antique Phonographs have been a passion of Mr. Rondeau since he acquired one as a 12 year-old child in 1961. After many years he still finds these amazing pieces of early technology to be endlessly fascinating.
University of California, Santa Barbara Cylinder Preservation and Digitization Project- A digital collection of over 10,000 cylinder recordings, many can be downloaded or streamed online.
Edison Cylinder Reproducers Descriptions and photographs of all Edison reproducers manufactured from 1890’s through 1929.
Downloadable program for PCs to generate strobe discs Used for speed calibration of nominally 78 rpm records.
78 rpm Record Home Page Comprehensive resource for history, technology, and collecting 78’s. Extensive links section.
Reproduction of 78 rpm Records Technical notes on proper techniques.
Tim Gracyk's home page Home page of author of articles and books on early recorded music in America and its technology. Many articles and links.
Wolverine Antique Music Society Thorough 78 rpm site.
www.tinfoil.com Site focused on cylinder recordings.
updated 2014-07-10 wfw/jm