Wax Cylinder

by adammormolsteinmusic

“I’ll Fly Away”

“My Carolina Sunshine Girl”

Many years ago, about a hundred in fact, just before The War left my nerves fried and my dreams of a career on the music circuit in tatters, in ohh about 1908, maybe earlier, I had the rare opportunity to perform some lovely songs with the famed trapeze acrobat Genevieve¬†Toruniaire (wife of Jaques Toruniaire) and sling them to wax recorder with Edison’s chemist, Jonas Aylsworth, himself at the helm.