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Unknown Songs on Piano Rolls
By Matthew Caulfield

John, your tune #11 is "Arrah Go On, I'm Gonna Go Back To Oregon,"
by Bert Grant (c April 1, 1916).  I'm 100% sure of this
identification.

When I tried to play US 13058, it sounded like you had the roll on
backwards, but after listening to two-thirds of this roll cacophony
I discovered that I also had "Belgian Rose" playing simultaneously.
When I cut off "Belgian Rose" US13058 sounded a hell of a lot better,
but still unidentifiable.

Matthew Caulfield (Irondequoit, N.Y.)


(Message sent Wed 20 Feb 2002, 14:33:05 GMT, from time zone GMT-0500.)

Key Words in Subject:  Piano, Rolls, Songs, Unknown

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