Very early footage of male opera singer performing (with sound from a record?).
Section of early German footage with German commentary.
C/U of a gramophone record. It is put on a record-player turntable with large horn attached. Shots of the player being started up and working.
Intertitle reads: 'Prolog aus "Bajazzo"'.
Section of very early film of a male opera singer in heavy make-up and costume performing a song, with sound, presumably from a record.
Intertitle: 'Die Original Grammophon-platten von 1903 wurden 1933 auf modernen Lichtton ubertragen.'
More of the opera singer.