Posts Tagged: Music for Wax Cylinders

Merzouga ~ 52°46’ North 13°29’ East – Music for Wax-Cylinders

Berlin’s Erich Moritz von Hornbostel was one lucky musicologist.  Unable to travel, he was aided by a Prussian emperor’s edict that required all wax cylinder music passing through the country to be brought to him.  During the early 20th century,

Merzouga ~ 52°46’ North 13°29’ East – Music for Wax-Cylinders

Berlin’s Erich Moritz von Hornbostel was one lucky musicologist.  Unable to travel, he was aided by a Prussian emperor’s edict that required all wax cylinder music passing through the country to be brought to him.  During the early 20th century,