RPTF/ARSC Sound Collections Database

Chamber Music from Spoleto Festival USA

Description:
Recordings of concerts from the Spoleto Festival USA, Charleston, SC, Chamber Music Series. Also, completed broadcast programs recorded for national distribution. Also some local news coverage
Creators:
South Carolina Public Radio and SCETV Commission
Dates:
1977/2017
Repository/Collector:
South Carolina Public Radio/SCETV
Repository/Collector Type:
Broadcasting station and State
City:
Columbia
State:
South Carolina
Country:
United States
Content types:
Performed Music, Spoken Word, and Broadcast Programs
Formats:
Polyester open reel tape, VHS (including SVHS and VHS-C), Betamax, and Optical disc (including CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD-R, DVD-RW, VCD)
Languages:
English
Genres:
Classical, Opera, Pop, Jazz, Folk, and Blues
Access statement:
Access for research only. Permissions for access require written requests and are granted on a case by case basis. Access may require the creation of listening copies.
Usage statement:
Written permission requried from SC Public Radio, SCETV management, and the SCETV Commission for any publication. Content release forms by individuals and ensembles in these recordings is vary. Provenance and intellectual property rights for air checks belong the SCETV Commission and production partners.
Inventory description:
Digital text document (other than spreadsheet or database)
Supporting documentation:
There are MS Word documents for broadcast seasons (quarters). There is no master document for collection.
Historical relevance:
SC Public Radio's broadcasts of the Spoleto USA Chamber Music Series have brought word-renowned performers and rising performers to a national audience.
Condition note:
Digitally stored recordings are playable with proper equipment and Open reel tapes suffer "sticky tape" syndrome
Notes:
VHS tapes include both SVHS tapes and Digital (PCM) recordings on VHS