Stereo field-recording of a kermis organ in a small German town while a funfair. The recorded selfplaying organ machine was build in 1904 by a Bavarian organ builder. It works with folded papers that have holes to code the music. Outside you see a barocklike design with angels drumming and a moving conductor in the middle etc. Each musical play has always about 6 to 12 music tracks. The music are folksongs or popular music at the beginning of the 20th century. I separated the tracks by cutting and converted them from wav to mp3. This track has the title "Radetzkymarsch". It was composed by Johann Strauß (father) to the honour of field-marshall Josef Wenzel Radetzky von Radetz. Its a very famous and wellknown military march. There were a lot of sneering alternative song-texts that time e.g.: "When the pug with the sausage over the gutter jumps."
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