Music Notes for September 17

Today’s Most Notable! On this day in 1931 RCA Victor unveils its new invention, the 33 1/3 rpm long-playing or “LP” record, at the Savoy Plaza Hotel in New York.¬† The venture was doomed to fail however due to the high price of the record players, which started around $95 (about¬† $1140 in today’s dollars) […]