Paper Music Rolls and Folded Cardboard Book-music

Piano music roll No. 093 Edward MacDowell "March Winds", Op.46, No.10

    Piano music roll No. 093 Edward MacDowell "March Winds", Op.46, No.10

    Great Britain, London


    The Aeolian Company Ltd

    Paper, metal, wood, cardboard, binding material; presswork, perforation, printing, cardboard work

    4.3 x 32 x 5.1 cm

    Inscriptions, subscriptions on the labels: “DUO-ART”, “THE AEOLIAN CO. LTD”, “LONDON”, “093”, “March Winds 12 Virtuoso Studies, Op.46, No.10”, “E. MacDowell”, “PLAYED BY Katherine Goodson”, “The Aeolian Company, Limited”, “London and New York”, added on the case label: “MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN”. On the perforation area: “Tempo”, “115”, “This roll is a correct reproduction of my performance”, “Katherine Goodson”


    Paper music roll 28.58 cm wide is reeled on the spool with American standard plastic flanges (with guiding grooves for fixing in the drive mechanism – spool box). Artistic vignette with the medallion featuring the catalog number, music piece title, the composer and performer names, the name and location of the manufacturer and stamp with the authorization and autograph of the pianist and tempo indication is on the cut field surface. The piano roll contains perforation – the encoded sequence of control actions on the musical instrument for reproducing the tune “March Winds”, Op.46, No. 10 from the cycle “Virtuoso Studies” (1894) by the American pianist and composer Edward MacDowell (18.12.1860-23.01.1908) performed by Katherine Goodson (18.06.1872-14.04.1958) - English concert pianist.

    The piano music roll is stored in cardboard parallelepiped-shaped box comprised of the bottom and cover, pasted over with gray binding material. The label is on the cover flat end, similar to the information in the medallion on the music roll. Red color label with the signature of the piano player is on the cover upper side.

    Musical instrument: Reproducing grand piano "Steinway Duo-Art”, Инв. 1005.