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From 1906, Joy to the World played by the Edison Concert Band.

Joy to the World

Company Edison's National Phonograph Company
Cylinder # 9410
Category Band
Title Joy to the World
Performed by Edison Concert Band
Circa December 1906
Announcement "Joy to the World, played by the Edison Concert Band."

Click here to see a photograph of the Edison Concert Band taken in an Edison recording studio in 1900; to see more, click here.

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Interested in hearing other 'Christmasy' wax cylinder recordings?

Key Title Category Performed by Circa
12/2012 Auld Lang Syne Quartette Edison Male Quartette 1898
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12/1998 O Come All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fidelis) Quartette Columbia Quartette 1904
12/2004 Ring Out the Bells for Christmas Band Edison Concert Band 1907
12/2000 The Sleigh Ride Party Descriptive selection The Greater New York Quartette 1898


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