Victor Discography Series
of the 2010 ARSC
Lifetime Achievement Award
“Significant contributions to discographic research... invaluable
to sound archives, researchers,
and serious collectors.” — Notes (Journal of the
Music Library Association)
distinguishes this discography is that the information originates
entirely from original sources.
John Bolig continues to raise the bar, setting new standards
in discographical work.”
— The Record Collector (UK)
in the Victor Discography Series document the output of the Victor
Talking Machine Company in detail, using data from the original
Victor, RCA, and Gramophone Company files.
volume includes highly detailed discographical information, most
of it previously unpublished — including matrix and take numbers,
dubbing details, recording dates and locations, conductors and accompanists,
artist pseudonyms, corresponding foreign issues, release and deletion
dates, medley contents, and full composer and show credits.
historical introductions, and artist and title indexes, appear in