Frank Adams' Automatic Music Roll Co.
By Bob Loesch
Automatic Music Roll Co. (AMR) went out of business a couple of years
ago, and they had been out of the piano-roll business for several
years longer than that. The explanation I was given was that they
were going to concentrate on book publishing. I bought some of the
last of their rolls about 1992(?), including a copy of Joplin's 'lost'
rag, Silver Swan. I don't know who actually cut the rolls, but they
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