File 2012-023, Reel 241 - Sound recordings by Frank Mills

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Sound recordings by Frank Mills

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  • Sound recording

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2012-023, Reel 241

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  • 1997 (Creation)
    Mills, Frank

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1 audio reel : 24 tracks ; 2 in.

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(June 27, 1942-)

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Frank Mills is a Canadian pianist and recording artist. Mills worked as a pianist for CBC Television, and is best known for his Gold-certified single "Music Box Dancer," which reached number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 list in the Spring of 1979. Mills made a number of recordings at Solar Audio Recording Studio in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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File is an Ampex 456 audio reel with six master recordings for Frank Mills' 1998 album "Canada." Recordings were made in 1997 at Solar Audio Recording Studio in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Hayward Parrott was the recording engineer.

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Cardboard box is worn.

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  • English

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  • Reel: 2012-023, Reel 241