Library and Archives Canada
Symbol of the Government of Canada

Institutional links

The Virtual Gramophone
Canadian Historical Sound Recordings


Before reproducing materials, images and graphical elements from Library and Archives Canada's website, please read the copyright information found on the Important Notices page.

Article about a demonstration by the Marconi Company, which allowed members of the Berliner Gram-o-phone staff to hear a musical programme by wireless telephone, in December 1920
The advent of listening to musical recordings through the radio is reported in Canadian Music Trades Journal, December 1920
Source: Canadian Music Trades Journal
Toronto, D.C. Nixon. -- v. ill. 35 cm. --December 1920 Vol. XXI no. 7 -- ISSN 0383-0705. -- P. 88
© Public Domain