Today in Broadcasting History – January 13

The first public radio broadcast took place 106 years ago. On January 13, 1910 Egisto Tango directed Riccardo Martin, Enrico Caruso and Emmy Destinn in performances of Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci. The performance was transmitted from New York’s Metropolitan Opera House to receivers throughout the city. It was heard as far away as Bridgeport, CT. It wasn’t the most […]