“The article includes an mp3 version of the phonautogram, which is about on par with the Mapleson cylinders for audio quality, as well as a perfectly lovely 1931 rendition by an unidentified soprano.”
“The catch here is that the recording, in the form of a phonautogram, was never intended for playback.”
“His invention, the phonautogram, enabled him to create a visual representation of his voice.”
“Scott’s work is not unknown to audio historians, but this is the first time that modern technology has been able to reproduce the sound from a phonautogram in a meaningful way.”
Looking for tweets for phonautogram.