Forgive The Recording Quality, We Just Invented Recording
Do not adjust your radio as contestants answer questions about some of the earliest audio recordings ever made.
Copyright 2021 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.
Corrected: September 17, 2019 at 12:00 AM EDT
In the original broadcast of this game, we played an early recording created by Edouard-Leon Scott de Martinville of a musical work that we identified as "Clair de lune," a composition by Claude Debussy. It is actually a similarly titled piece, "Au Claire de la Lune (mon Ami Pierrot)."