Electronic sounds of "identitones"

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Electronic sounds of "identitones"
Siday, Eric (Composer)
Siday, Eric (Commentator)

Eric Siday collection of sound recordings

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1960 - 1979 (Approximate)
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7-A 4137
Radio advertising -- United States
Television commercials -- United States
Radio broadcasting -- Sound effects
Television broadcasting -- Sound effects
Electronic music
Computer music
Radio commercials
Television commercials
Content: Title created by cataloger based on contents of audition; date approximated.
Content: "Identitones short"-- On side of original container.
Content: Enclosed in container 1 pencil written note: "Very good This is another Eric demonstrating commercials -- Call letters -- Logos -- The Identitones package works for Advertisers + Broadcasters. 8/25/92."
Content: Two items (reel and 1 note) have Steve Horenstein's catalog numbers 431a (reel), 431b (note) listed and described in "Eric Siday Archive : original tapes and soundfiles copies" and "Siday tape list (original by Alice Shields)" held by LPA.
Content: Streaming file transferred from original audio tape.
Performers: Eric Siday, commentator. Unidentified broadcasters.
Venue: Recorded in New York 1960s and 1970s.
Acquisition: Gift; Eric & Edith Siday Charitable Foundation, 1998.
Content: Forms part of: Eric Siday collection, *L(Special) 98-17, 99-06.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 5 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips., full-track mono ; 7 in.
Eric Siday quotes an article in November 4, [1966] issue that hailed his “logos in sound,” and demonstrates his commercials, call letters, and musical logos composed for advertising and broadcasting.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 953104298
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21009483
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 39124fc0-2a18-0136-b04f-497124ed4a5b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1960: Created (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Electronic sounds of "identitones"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1960 - 1979. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/24b88000-3b98-0134-ddd5-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Electronic sounds of "identitones"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/24b88000-3b98-0134-ddd5-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1960 - 1979). Electronic sounds of "identitones" Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/24b88000-3b98-0134-ddd5-60f81dd2b63c

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Electronic sounds of "identitones"