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History of Sound Recording, The

Synopsis
Traces the history of sound recording technologies from the late 19th century to the present. Concentrates on the concept of energy transduction as a means to create analogues of sound and how this was applied to different sound recording media. Explains the various earlier technologies and includes some sociological commentary.
Language
English
Country
Australia
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 23 min.
Year of production
2000
Availability
Sale; 2006 sale: £39.00 (+VAT +p&p)
Uses
Age 13 and up.
Subjects
Engineering
Keywords
sound recordings

Production Company

Name

Classroom Video

Notes
Classroom Video ceased trading in January 2015. Some of their assets including the streaming platform and our curriculum content have been acquired by ClickView. Around 160 DVD titles are available (or will be made available) through Boulton-Hawker.

Distributor

Name

Classroom Video

Notes
NB Classroom Video ceased trading in January 2015. Potential customers are directed to DVD sales enquiries are directed to sales@boultonhawker.co.uk and are asked to note that not all third party, or proprietary content which includes videos produced by VEA, Classroom Video, Online Classroom and Training Point will be available from Boulton Hawker. Streaming customers are asked to be aware that: All current licences will remain active for the duration of their license period (including embed links and clips that you have created) No streaming licence can be renewed after the existing license period has lapsed Classroom Video’s parent company VEA will manage existing streaming licences from a technical and administrative perspective. For all enquiries please contact support@vea.com.au

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