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Transport yourself back to the turn of the 20th century with a program
featuring the top stars of vaudeville and the ones that should have
been. Curated by Samuel Brylawski, UC Santa Barbara, Editor, Encyclopedic
Discography of Victor Recordings. (December 2005)
Some of the most creative early recordings had a narrative element
and are now known as "audio theater." This program presents
twenty of the most interesting examples from the collection. Curated
by Patrick Feaster, Indiana University. (November 2005)
Early historical speeches and recordings by Theodore Roosevelt, William
Jennings Bryan, Ernest Shackleton, Sarah Bernhardt, William Howard
Taft and others. Curated by David Seubert, UC Santa Barbara. (November
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Afghanistan - Lopez and Hamilton's Kings of Harmony Orchestra. (Edison Blue Amberol: 4043), Edison Record: 7142), .