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By LAWRENCE JACOB ABBOTT NE reason why the phonograph paniment around the two notes of the has not been more popular in cuckoo's call. The scoring is well repro

the past is that it has always re- duced, especially the piano tone. mained aloof-has made its reproduc

MINSTRELS from the First Book of Preludes; tions only in miniature. This has been

THE GOLLIWOGG'S CAKE WALK (Debustrue even when it has caught tone-quality

Played by Leopold Godowsky.

wick. to perfection. And as a result there has

Two whimsical and episodic piano been little emotional appeal in phono; pieces which well illustrate the playful


and fertile imagination of Debussy. away” by recordings of music that has

Godowsky's performance brings these swept concert audiences off their feet. But the improved phonograph no longer qualities out in strong high-lights

. And sounds far away. And perhaps its great

so well

recorded that it really sounds like a est contribution to recorded music is that

piano. The sharp, barking bass of it can produce enough volume-volume

"Minstrels" is the best piano reproducall the way down to the bass—to make a

tion we have heard.
climax by a symphony orchestra truly

In addition to the Orthophonic Vic-

TROUBLE I'VE SEEN (White). Played by

Albert Spalding. Brunswick. trola, another improved type of talking

Albert Spalding ranks extremely high machine has been announced, which

as a violinist. Even to those claiming achieves similar results through electri

to be Kreisler fans it will seem that this cal amplification by radio tubes. The

American musician is stepping danger-
Brunswick Panatrope and the Victor ously on Kreisler's toes.
Electrola are the two examples of this graph record—and one thing undeniable
type. Both, we understand, use the

about phonograph records is that they same equipment, which is built by the

are cold and harsh judges of musicianGeneral Electric Company. We have

shipfurnishes another witness to his been able to hear only the Panatrope;

mastery over his instrument, his fullness it seemed to surpass slightly even the

of tone, and excellent shading of expresOrthophonic Victrola in clarity and free


“Guitarre” impetuously sweeps dom from foreign sounds. But any dif

through the whole range of the violin. ference between the two types is infini

On the other hand, the Negro melody is tesimal as compared with the difference simple and melodious—but not trashy. between the Orthophonic and the oldstyle machines. The electrically repro- QUARTET

MAJOR-Emperor Quartet

(Haydn). Played by the London String Quarducing machines are also much higher

tet. In six parts, on three records. Columbia. in price.

The string quartet form reveals Haydn

at his best, and the "Emperor” is as fine Phonograph Records

as any of his quartets. In the second LE CARNAVAL DES ANIMAUX (Saint-Saëns). movement, which consists of variations

Played by Symphony Orchestra conducted by
Sir Hamilton Harty.

on the familiar "Austrian Hymn," the

four instruments are handled with exOnly recently has this "zoological fan- quisite perfection. Haydn never seems tasy” been heard in public, for it was not transcendent—but therefore the limitaallowed to be published until after the tions of chamber music and of recording composer's death. It is a delightful ex- detract less from him than might otherample of that rarity in music-humor. wise be true. The London Quartet gives There is on the whole so little humor in a careful performance. music that the great public—meaning, of

QUARTET IN G MINOR (Grieg). Played by the course, neither you nor I, but the rest of

In two parts, on them—has not been properly educated in its appreciation. It was pathetic to see Sometimes Grieg attempts to be symthe majority of a concert audience sitting phonic in his chamber music, which in grim solemnity throughout Honegger's tends to make the string quartet seem "Pacific 231,” which was quite evidently puny and ineffective. But when he fits to be taken in light vein. "Le Carnaval his style of writing to the medium, his des Animaux” is broad humor, but also music succeeds in attaining loveliness. a musicianly work that commands re- Most of the G Minor Quartet can claim spect. Sometimes it has haunting beauty this success. It is reproduced with ex

-as in “The Cuckoo," where a back- cellent balance and the rich, full tone ground of two pianos weaves an accom- which is so desirable in chamber music




In six parts, on three




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New York String Quartet.
one record, Brunswick.

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for such music suggests the salon rather
than a huge auditorium.

Played by the New York Philharmonic Orches-
tra conducted by Willem Mengelberg. In two
parts, on one record. Victor.

A distinguished performance, well re-
S the soil nour

produced. The tones of individual in-
ishes the tree-
roots the gums nourish

struments are delicate and clear—even to
the teeth. And as the
tree decays if you bare

the rumbling of the kettledrums. The
the tree-roots, so do
the teeth decay if the

overture represents Wagner in a manner
gums shrink down from

in some ways quite unlike that of his
the tooth-base.

This condition is com- later operas. A symphonic style is ap-
mon. It is known as
Pyorrhea. Four out of parent—at times we catch even traces of
five people who are

Beethoven. But, again, those agitated,
over forty suffer from it.
Ordinary tooth-pastes mysterious passages give Wagner away.
will not prevent it.

Forhan's Preparation FANTAISIE IMPROMPTU
does prevent it if used

(Chopin), CAPRICE in time and used con

(On airs de ba let from the opera "Alceste). sistently. So Forhan's

Played by Harold Bauer. Victor. protects the tooth at

From the lightning sweep of melody in
the tooth-base which is
BRUSH YOUR TEETH unprotectedby enamel. its opening through a contrasting section

On top of this For-

han's preserves gums of contemplative wistfulness back to the
in their pink, normal,
vital condition. Use it brilliancy with which it started, the

At night time when the soldiers
daily and their firmed
tissue-structure will “Fantaisie” moves masterfully under the

sleep, the sentry stands guard. It vigorously support the Beforhanraas en

is his duty to watch—to see that They will not

guidance of Mr. Bauer. The "Caprice"
loosen. Neither will
the mouth premature
forms quite a contrast. It is a simple

all is well. To be on his guard for NEW YORK CITY ly flatten through re. minuet, with a shimmering, delicate ac- anything unusual which might in

ceding gums. Further,
SPECIALIST IN your gums will nei-
companiment played with a remarkable

dicate danger.
ther tender-up nor
singing tone.

You need a sentry-A HEALTH Gums and teeth PREPARED FOR THE alike will be sounder, SYMPHONY IN G MAJOR—Surprise Symphony

SENTRY, A sentry who will warn and your teeth will

(Haydn). Played by the New Queen's Hall PRESCRIPTION OF THE be scientifically pol

Orchestra conducted by Sir Henry J. Wood. you of the first signs of symptoms ished, too. DENTAL PROFESSION

In five parts, on three records. Columbia.
If gum - shrinkage

of disease.
has already set in, Papa Haydn's little joke, which gives
start using Forhan's
and consult a den- the symphony its name—that unexpected Without a sentry your health's
tist immediately for
special treatment. crashing chord in the andante movement enemy—DISEASE-can creep on
In 35c and 60c

-fails utterly in the record. The reason you, unsuspected. tubes at all druggists

in the United States. for that is in the limitations of mechaniFOR

Let us be your HEALTH SEN-
Formula of cal recording, which allows far less differ-

TRY. Let us keep guard on your THE

ence between very soft and very loud

health and watch for the "Danger New Yorle GUMS passages than does the concert stage.

Forhan's, Ltd. But in spite of that disappointment the
symphony has many enjoyable features.

In our laboratories we watch the In some ways extremely old-fashioned, it state of your health as revealed by succeeds in being for the most part star

urinalysis. Our scientific "Sentry tlingly modern and fresh.

Duty” enables us to warn you of

impending danger.
Piano Rolls

Our sentry duty is RELIABLE.
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which will be sent to you free. twelve rolls. Duo-Art. These twelve rolls of music from the

Get your Health Sentry Now. four Wagner music-dramas comprising "The Ring" may be obtained separately, National Bureau of Analysis but they are really parts of a unit. Mr.

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Please send me, free of charge, your Classified Advertising Section mentation of the Wagner orchestra, the interesting brochure "THE SPAN OF

blaring brasses and delcate violin har-
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monics have been removed. Wagner

stands bare. And he suffers consider-
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tone-colors. It may be heresy to say it,

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commonplace movie music. Yet in other
places, notably in "Siegfried” and the
fire music from "Die Walküre,” there are
remarkably fine effects. Of course, when
the true Wagnerite hears these rolls he
can fill in the gaps, the orchestral brill-
iance, and the illusion of a stage setting
with his imagination. For him this is a
notable group of recordings.
SONATA IN B MINOR, Opus 58 (Chopin). Played

by Benno Moisewitsch. On four rolls. Ampico. The first movement has already been available, but the last three are new. There is a scherzo, with ripples and sparkling bubbles of tone, a largo of motionless quiet but melancholy beauty, and a presto of continuous intensity and a breadth and personality that reminds us of Schumann. The sonata is played with the contrast it deserves.



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