This page gives a brief history of the recording of sound, from early acoustic experimentation in the Thomas Edison lab through magnetic tape, stereophonics, and finally compact disc technology. The timeline ends in the 1990's.
This is part of a larger collection on the physics of sound for high school and middle school classrooms.
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