Audio Recording Interview with Slavco Hlad about origins of Balkan Music Company and the music business, Berwyn, Illinois

About this Item

Title
Interview with Slavco Hlad about origins of Balkan Music Company and the music business, Berwyn, Illinois
Contributor Names
March, Richard, 1946- (Collector)
Hlad, Slavco (Interviewee)
Created / Published
Berwyn, Illinois, May 24, 1977
Subject Headings
-  Slavic Americans
-  Ethnography
-  Interviews
-  Illinois -- Berwyn
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Slavco Hlad, part 1
-  Interview with Slavco Hlad about origins of Balkan Music Company and the music business; how he started the company, early history as, first, an instrument-makers shop, second, wholesale phonograph records, third, music publisher, and, fourth, international music store; how he got into the record business, ethnic record sales; early recording artists on Balkan Records; on recordine contracts; on distributing records; on other Serbo-Croatian record labels; on the nationalities that record for Balkan; on his father, Ivan Hlad, instrument-maker, family problems; on making instruments, Andrew Groeschel; on the current artists, the recording studios; his own musical career with Javor, Kapugi, Popovich Brothers, Jadran, Sokol; on drama groups.
Medium
audiocassette, C-90
Call Number/Physical Location
Call number: AFC 1981/004: AFS 20679a
MBRS Shelflist: RYA 0710
Field Project Identifier: CH77-T156-C
Source Collection
Chicago Ethnic Arts Project collection (AFC 1981/004)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Language
English
Online Format
audio

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Chicago citation style:

March, Richard, and Slavco Hlad. Interview with Slavco Hlad about origins of Balkan Music Company and the music business, Berwyn, Illinois. Berwyn, Illinois, 1977. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20679a/.

APA citation style:

March, R. & Hlad, S. (1977) Interview with Slavco Hlad about origins of Balkan Music Company and the music business, Berwyn, Illinois. Berwyn, Illinois. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20679a/.

MLA citation style:

March, Richard, and Slavco Hlad. Interview with Slavco Hlad about origins of Balkan Music Company and the music business, Berwyn, Illinois. Berwyn, Illinois, 1977. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20679a/>.