• Short Summary

    Bass Robert Easton sings 'The Old Organ Blower' in the Pathe Studio.

  • Description

    Titles read: "NOW Pathe Pictorial has pleasure in presenting - Robert Easton - the celebrated Bass of BBC, Concert and Record fame. 'The Old Organ Blower' ".

    Pathe Studio, London.

    Various shots of bass Robert Easton singing 'The Old Organ Blower'. He wears white tie and tails and is accompanied by a man at the grand piano. Shots are intercut showing an old man pumping the organ in a church. The song concerns an organ blower being put out of a job because the new organ at the church is worked by electricity. Robert holds one of the last notes for a long time (on "blows"!).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1628.17
    Media URN:
    51898
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/05/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:56:00 / 01:29:35:00
    Canister:
    PSP 839

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