Zvuky Prahy / Sounds of Prague

terénní nahrávky, zvukové umění, rádio, zvukové procházky
field recordings, sound art, radio, sound walks

Departure of Steam Locomotive

Creator: alexander (Alexander Honzák)
Submitted: 2013-07-02
Recorded: 1975-07-02
Licence: Creative Commons Licence

The first track from the LP Rhythm of Steam, compiled from thearchive of the field recordings of steam locomotives. Unfortunately recordings transcribed into MP3 and downloaded from Internet have somewhat unsatisfactory sound quality. Authorship, direction and assistance recordings Zdeněk Bauer, Bohumil Skála, George Spal, Antonín Tuzar, Karel Zeithammer, Johannes C. Klossek. Photos Karel Zeithammer and Zdeněk Bauer. Text and cover photo train with a locomotive Zdeněk Bauer. All recordings were made between 1975 and 1976. Published by Svazarm ZO 552 railway modellers in cooperation with publisher Vilém Šmidt in 1990.