[Brown wax home recording of experiments recording with horns of different lengths and materials, probably by "EGW"].
Brown wax cylinder.
Inscription on box: "Experiment with horn EGW."
Place of recording likely the United States.
A series of announced experiments recording with horns of different lengths and materials. "Experiment, short tin horn"; "long brass horn"; "long paper horn"; "short paper horn," all conducted with a kazoo (?); then experiments with male vocal "Asleep in the Deep": "short paper horn"; "short tin horn"; "long paper horn"; "long tin horn"; finally, experiments on another male vocal selection: "two feet from short paper horn"; "two feet from short tin horn," etc. The initials "EGW" on the box probably refer to the performer/experimenter.
Sung in English.
The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings (Set Number: 121-01, Originally acquired: Fred Williams, May 2008).
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