phonograph recording


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Noun1.phonograph recording - sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groovephonograph recording - sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove
acetate disk, phonograph recording disk - a disk coated with cellulose acetate
LP, L-P - a long-playing phonograph record; designed to be played at 33.3 rpm
78, seventy-eight - a shellac based phonograph record that played at 78 revolutions per minute
audio recording, sound recording, audio - a recording of acoustic signals
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At its best, phonograph recording required a powerful voice.
In 1992, an English professor at a Texas community college discovered that the poet, already dead for a century, had left behind a 36-second phonograph recording of lines from his poem "America." If the recording is authentic, as scholars believe it probably is, it uncannily resurrects the Brooklyn drawl of this poet who celebrated the sound of his own voice.
Wyn Thomas couldn't believe his luck when he stumbled on a rare phonograph recording of a 400-year-old Welsh carol traditionally sung by men on Christmas day morning.
And precisely then, apparently, he light-heartedly evaluated a number of performances heard in the new medium of the phonograph recording. Rosenzweig was early in recognizing the importance of the new form and, despite his enormous physical limitations, he wrote convincingly of these innovations.
I start by examining the affordances of the cylinder used by both men, proceed to compare Hopkins's use of aposiopesis--a rhetorical figure evincing the sudden breaking off of speech--with a coeval phonograph recording, and conclude by using the critical trajectory of the past hundred years to posit future routes of study.