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Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Goldsand Robert, piano
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece. In Holland,...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Goldsand Robert, Piano, Chopin
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Walker Luise, guitar
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Luise Walker  (Vienna, 09.09.1910 - Vienna, 30.01.1998): Austrian guitarist and composer. She studied with Josef Zuth, Jakob Ortner (Wiener Musikhochschule), Heinrich Albert, Miguel Llobet, Emilio Pujol and Andrés Segovia. From 1940 she became a teacher at the Hochschule für Musik in Vienna. She wrote a book:  Ein Leben mit der Gitarre  (1989). Guido Santórsola  (Canosa di Puglia, 18.11.1904 - Montevideo, 24.09.1994). Born in Italy, emigrated to Brazil at the age of 5. Violist and...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Walker Luise, Santórsola Guido, Llobet Miguel, Uhl Alfred, Ambrosius Hermann,...
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Souzay Gérard, baritone; Bonneau Jacqueline, piano
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Gérard Souzay (Anger, 08.12.1918 - Antibes, 17.08.2004): real name Gérard Marcel Tisserand. Later he adopted as his stage name Souzay, the name of a village on the Loire. French lyric baritone, considered to be the successor of Charles Panzéra (1896-1976) and Pierre Bernac (1899-1979).  1940-1945: studied at the Paris Conservatoire with Claire Croiza and Jean-Emile Vanni-Marcoux. Started as tenor, sang from 1943 as baritone on the advice of opera singer Henri Edcheverry. Also studied with...
Topics: LP 25cm, Decca, Gounod, Souzay Gérard, Bonneau Jacqueline
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Goehr Walter, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Walter...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Goehr Walter, Bach J.S., Rybar Peter, Graf Peter Lukas, Pelleg Frank, Klemm Konrad
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Ansermet Ernest, cond.; Helaerts Henri, bassoon; Reversy Roger, oboe; O.S.R.
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Ernest Ansermet   (Vevey, 11.11.1883 - Geneva, 20.02.1969): Swiss conductor.  Became a mathematics teacher in Lausanne. Studied music in Lausanne, Paris and Geneva with Ernest Bloch and others.  1911: debut as conductor in Lausanne. 1912: conducted at the Casino of Montreux.  1915-1923: conducted Les Ballets Russes (Diaghilev).  Advocate of contemporary music: Satie, Ravel, Debussy, Stravinsky, Honegger. He was a friend of Stravinsky.  1918-1968: Conductor of the Orchestre de la Suisse...
Topics: LP 25 cm, Ansermet Ernest, O.S.R., Decca, Marcello, Vivaldi, Helaerts Henri, Reversy Roger
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Jamet Pierre, harp; Capdevielle Pierre, cond.; Rampal Jean-Pierre, fl.; Pasquier Pierre, viola; Le Dentu Odette, harp
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Pierre Jamet (Orléans, 21.04.1893 - Gargilesse-Dampierre, 17.06.1991): French harpist and pedagogue. Studied at the Conservatoire de Paris with Mme Tassu-Spencer and Alphonse Hasselmans (Premier Prix in 1912). 1913: started a solo career, as a soloist and a chamber music player, which braught him all over the world, 1922: Founded the Quintette Instrumental , since 1945 Quintette Pierre Jamet (flute, string trio, harp). 1936-1959: solo harpist at l'Opéra, Paris 1936-1938: Concerts Pasdeloup...
Topics: LP 25cm, Ravel, Debussy, Jamet Pierre, Capdevielle Pierre, Rampal Jean-Pierre, Pasquier Pierre, Le...
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Barwahser Hubert, fl.; Paumgartner Bernhard, cond.; Wiener S.
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Hubert Barwahser (1906-1985): German flautist, naturalised to Dutch nationality in 1950. From 1 January 1936 until his retirement in 1971, he was principal flautist of the Concertgebouw Orchestra. With Phia Berghout, solo harpist of the Concertgebouw, he formed a duo for 25 years (until 1972), also playing in other chamber music ensembles. He had a great solo career at home and abroad. He also taught at the conservatories of Amsterdam and Rotterdam. Bernhard Paumgartner  (Vienna, 14.11.1887 -...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Guantz, Gluck, Barwahser Hubert, Paumtgartner Bernhard, Wiener S.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Entremont Philippe, piano
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Philippe...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Chopin, Entremont Philippe, Piano
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Conrad Ferdinand, rec.; Ruf Hugo, clav.; Koch, Joh., vi. da gamba
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Jean Baptiste Loeillet de Gant: 3 sonates for flute and b.c. op.1 1  no.2 in d      adagio - allegro - largo - giga - gavotta 2  no.3 in G       largo - allegro - adagio - gavotta (allegro) 3  no.1 in a      adagio - allegro - adagio - giga (allegro) Ferdinand Conrad, recorder Hugo Ruf, harpsichord Johannes Koch, viola da gamba LP 25cm: Bärenreiter BM 25 R 905 Recorded: may 1960  Studio Dr. Thienhaus, Hamburg-Blankenese Total time:   26:59
Topics: Loeillet, Conrad Ferdinand, Ruf Hugo, Koch Johannes, LP 25cm, Bärenreiter, 1960
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Goehr Walter, Martin Louis, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Walter...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Goehr Walter, Martin Louis, Ravel
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Stignani Ebe, mezzo-soprano
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Ebe Stignani (Naples, 10 or 11.07.1903 or 1904 - Imola, 05.10.1974): Italian mezzo-soprano, excelled in dramatic roles. Studied piano, composition and singing (singing with Agostino Roche) at the San Pietro a Majella Conservatory in Naples. 1925: debut as Amneris in Aïda, in Naples. Arturo Toscanini immediately contracted her for the Scala, Milan. 1926-1956: La Scala, Milan. Much success in Europe and South America, relatively few appearances in North America. These are old recordings from the...
Topics: LP 25cm, Stignani Ebe, Columbia, Mezzo-soprano
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Satyr
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A jubilee album on the occasion of the 100th Musical Masterpiece Society [Muzikale Meesterwerken Serie] release in the Netherlands. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label, founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found here . 1  J.S. Bach: Toccata and fuga in d      Alexander Schreiner, organ Salt Lake City, U.S.A. 2  Vivaldi: Concert for 2 trumpets in C RV 537      allegro - grave - allegro     Fred Hausdörfer and Harry Sevenstern, trumpet  ...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Ackermann Otto, Goehr Walter, Schreiner Alexander, Johannesen Grant, Goldsand Robert
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Swoboda Henry, cond.; Ned.Ph.O.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece. In Holland,...
Topics: LP 25cm, Swoboda Henry, Haydn, MMS, Ned.Ph.O.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Bianca Sondra, piano; Bamberger Carl, cond.; Nord-Deutsches S.O. Hamburg
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece. In Holland,...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Bianca Sondra, Bamberger Carl, Liszt
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Müller-Kray Hans, cond.; soloists
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David Josefowitz and his brother Samuel founded the  Concert Hall Society  mail order company in America and later the  Musical Masterpiece Society  in Europe, which was a great success in many countries. Read  here  an extensive story about the history of these record clubs, where subscribers could buy LPs at a reduced rate.  Musical Masterpiece Society also had an opera series: The Opera Society . Depending on the length, the operas were released on a single 30 cm LP (approx. 1 hour),...
Topics: Weber, LP 25cm, Opera Society, Müller-Kray Hans
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Pozzi Pina, pi.; Winterthur SQ
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Pina Pozzi...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Schubert, Pozzi Pina, Winterthur SQ
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Goehr Walter, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Walter...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Goehr Walter, Corelli
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Stotijn Jaap & Haakon, oboe; Fournet Jean, cond.; Radio Ph.O.
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Haakon Stotijn  (The Hague, 11.02.1915 - Amsterdam, 03.11.1964): Dutch oboe player, son of Jaap Stotijn, oboe player, pianist, conductor and teacher. Studied with his father and at the Amsterdam Conservatorium in The Hague.  1935: examination Conservatorium The Hague. First oboe in Städtisches Orchester, Bern. Returned very ill in 1937, but recovered. 1939: VARA Radio Orchestra, played many live performances for the radio. 1940: Concertgebouw Orchestra. Played with the Concertgebouw Quintet,...
Topics: LP 25cm, Voormolen Alexander, Stotijn Jaap, Stotijn Haakon, Fournet Jean, Radio Ph.O.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Souzay Gérard, bar.; Bonneau Jacqueline, piano
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Gérard Souzay  (Anger, 08.12.1918 - Antibes, 17.08.2004): real name Gérard Marcel Tisserand. Later he adopted as his stage name Souzay, the name of a village on the Loire. French lyric baritone, considered to be the successor of Charles Panzéra (1896-1976) and Pierre Bernac (1899-1979).  1940-1945: studied at the Paris Conservatoire with Claire Croiza and Jean-Emile Vanni-Marcoux. Started as tenor, sang from 1943 as baritone on the advice of opera singer Henri Edcheverry. Also studied with...
Topics: LP 25cm, Decca, Chausson, Souzay Gérard, Bonneau Jacqueline
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Goehr Walter, cond.; D'Hond Jos, clar.; Pelleg Frank, pi.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece. Walter Goehr...
Topics: Goehr Walter, D'Hondt Jos, Pelleg Frank, Debussy, MMS, LP 25cm
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Lehmann Fritz, cond.; Berl. Ph.
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Fritz Lehmann (Mannheim, 07.05.1904 - Munich, 30.03.1956): German conductor. 1918-1921: Studied at the Mannheim conservatory and at the universities of Heidelberg and Göttingen. 1918: professional pianist debut Conductor's career: 1923-1927: Göttingen 1927-1938: Hildesheim 1929-1938: Hannover 1934-1938: Bad Pyrmont 1934-1944 and 1946-1953: Göttingen International Handel Festival 1938-1947: Wuppertal 1953-1956: taught at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Munich. Died of a heart attack...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Mozart, Lehmann Fritz, Berl. Ph.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Entremont Philippe, piano; Goehr Walter, cond.; Radio Zürich Orch.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece. In Holland,...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Entremont Philippe, Goehr Walter, Radio Zürich Orch., Liszt
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Walker Luise, guitar; Sacher Paul, cond.; Wiener S.O.
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Luise Walker (Vienna, 09.09.1910 - Vienna, 30.01.1998): Austrian guitarist and composer. She studied with Josef Zuth, Jakob Ortner (Wiener Musikhochschule), Heinrich Albert, Miguel Llobet, Emilio Pujol and Andrés Segovia. From 1940 she became a teacher at the Hochschule für Musik in Vienna. She wrote a book: Ein Leben mit der Gitarre (1989). Guido Santórsola (Canosa di Puglia, 18.11.1904 - Montevideo, 24.09.1994). Born in Italy, emigrated to Brazil at the age of 5. Violist and composer....
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Walker Luise, Sacher Paul, Wiener S.O., Santorsola Guido, Sor Fernando, Tarrega...
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Swoboda Henry, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Henry...
Topics: LP 25cm, Mozart, Swoboda Henry, MMS
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Wobisch Helmut, trp; Urfer Willy, fl.; Heiller Anton, Dahinden Clemens, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Anton...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Haydn, Wobisch Helmut, Urfer Willy, Heiller Anton, Dahinden Clemens
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Henkemans Hans, piano
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Hans Henkemans  (23.12.1913 - 29.12.1995): Dutch pianist, composer, music teacher and psychiatrist. 1926-1931: studied piano and composition with Bernhard van den Sigtenhorst Meyer 1933-1938: studied composition with Willem Pijper.  from 1931: studied medicine in Utrecht. After the war, devoted himself entirely to music. 02-12-1945: debut as pianist in the Concertgebouw, Amsterdam. A career as a concert pianist followed, lasting 23 years at home and abroad (until 1969). Was especially famous...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Mozart, Henkemans Hans, Piano
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Van Beinum Eduard, cond.; London Ph.O.
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Eduard van Beinum  (Arnhem, 03.09.1900 - Amsterdam, 13.04.1959) was in his time one of the best conductors in the Netherlands. With his non-dictatorial attitude, he was able to create a great involvement with his musicians, which led to very natural, flowing, pure interpretations, without excesses, exaggerations or other effects. The music, not the ego, came first. 1927-1931: conductor of the Haarlem Orchestral Society 1931-1938: second conductor of the Concertgebouw Orchestra (alongside...
Topics: LP 25cm, Decca, Beethoven, Van Beinum Eduard, London Ph.O.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Odnoposoff Ricardo, vi.; Goehr Walter, con.; Hupperts Paul, cond.
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Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Van Otterloo Willem, cond.; Residentie Orkest
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Willem van Otterloo  (Winterswijk, 27.12.1907 - Melbourne, 27.07.1978): Dutch conductor and composer. Father of conductor-composer Rogier van Otterloo (1941-1988) and grandfather of saxophonist Thijs van Otterloo (1973).  1932: cellist at the Utrechts Stedelijk Orkest (USO). 1937: first conductor of the USO (initially alongside Carl Schuricht). After the war, he was banned from conducting for a year because the USO had played for the German propaganda station Europasender. In 1946, he...
Topics: LP 25cm, Van Otterloo Willem, Residentie Orkest, Bizet, DGG
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Barwahser Hubert, flute; Paumgartner Bernhard, cond.; Wiener S.
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Hubert Barwahser  (1906-1985): German flautist, naturalised to Dutch nationality in 1950. From 1 January 1936 until his retirement in 1971, he was principal flautist of the Concertgebouw Orchestra. With Phia Berghout, solo harpist of the Concertgebouw, he formed a duo for 25 years (until 1972), also playing in other chamber music ensembles. He had a great solo career at home and abroad. He also taught at the conservatories of Amsterdam and Rotterdam. Bernhard Paumgartner  (Vienna, 14.11.1887...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Barwahser Hubert, Paumgartner Bernhard, Telemann, Mozart
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Martinon Jean, cond.; Concerts Lamoureux
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Jean Martinon  (Lyon, 10.01.1910 - Paris, 01.03.1976): French conductor and composer, was taught by Albert Roussel (composition), Charles Münch and Roger Désormière (orchestral conducting), and Vincent D'Indy (harmony). He graduated in 1928 with a first prize for violin and worked before the war mainly as a composer. Afterwards, he started his career as a conductor and guest conductor, which resulted in less time for composing. Some highlights: 1957-1959: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Martinon Jean, Concerts Lamoureux, Dukas, Debussy
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Tortelier Paul, cel.; Ackermann Otto, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Paul...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Ackermann Otto, Dvorák, Tortelier Paul
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by De Groot Cor, piano
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Cor de Groot (Amsterdam, 07.07.1914 - Amsterdam, 26.05.1993): Dutch pianist and composer. Went to the conservatory at age 13, studied with Ulfert Schults (piano) and Sem Dresden (composition and conducting).  1932: passed his soloist exam with distinction, played his own first piano concerto. An international career followed.  1937: finished 5th at the International Pianist Competition in Vienna (Gilels came second). 1938-1946: teacher at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague 1939: tour of the...
Topics: De Groot Cor, Chopin, LP 25cm, Philips, Piano
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Nederlands Kamerkoor; De Nobel Felix, cond.
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Felix de Nobel  (1907-1981): Dutch pianist and choral conductor. His brother Johan was a cellist, uncle Otto was a composer and conductor.  He studied with Hendrik Andriessen and at the Amsterdam Conservatory.  The  Nederlands Kamerkoor  was established at the request of VARA broadcasting company by Felix de Nobel, who conducted the choir from 1937 to 1972. Well-known composers such as Francis Poulenc, Henk Badings, Hendrik Andriessen, Rudolf Escher and Frank Martin have written...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Nederlands Kamerkoor, De Nobel Felix, Valerius
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Odnoposoff Ricardo, violin; Goehr Walter, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Ricardo...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Bach, Odnoposoff Ricardo, Goehr Walter
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Reinhart Walter, cond.; Winterthur Chorus + S.O., Haefliger Ernst, ten.; Schey Hermann, bass
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece. In Holland,...
Topics: LP 25cm, Reinhart Walter, Bach J.S., Haefliger Ernst, Schey Hermann, MMS
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Van Otterloo Willem, cond.; Residentie Orkest
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Willem van Otterloo  (Winterswijk, 27.12.19078 - Melbourne, 27.07.1978): Dutch conductor and composer. Father of conductor-composer Rogier van Otterloo (1941-1988) and grandfather of saxophonist Thijs van Otterloo (1973).  1932: cellist at the Utrechts Stedelijk Orkest (USO). 1937: first conductor of the USO (initially alongside Carl Schuricht). After the war, he was banned from conducting for a year because the USO had played for the German propaganda station Europasender. In 1946, he...
Topics: Grieg Edvard, Otterloo Willem van, Residentie Orkest, Philips, LP 25cm, 1950, 1951, 1952
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Haskil Clara, piano; Van Otterloo Willem, cond.; Residentie Orkest
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Clara Haskil  (1895 - 1960), Romanian pianist, born into a Sephardic Jewish family in Bucharest. She was a child prodigy who was admitted to the Conservatory at the age of 6. Her teacher was Richard Robert (who had taught Rudolf Serkin and Georg Szell, among others). In 1903 the family moved to Paris, where she was taught by Joseph Morpain (himself a pupil of Gabriel Fauré), from whom she claims to have learned a lot. At the Paris Conservatoire she was enrolled in the class of Albert Cortot...
Topics: LP 25cm, Haskil Clara, Van Otterloo Willem, Schumann, Philips, Residentie Orkest
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Bakála Břetislav, cond.
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Leoš Janáček: Sinfonietta (1926) 1  allegretto    2:18 2  andante    5:41 3  moderato    5:04 4  allegretto    2:37 5  allegro    6:59 Czech Philharmonic Orchestra c.b.  Břetislav  Bakála LP 25 cm: Supraphon LPM-21 Recorded: ca. 1950 Total time:  22:39
Topics: Bakálar Břetislav, Janáček Leoš, Supraphon, LP 25cm
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Doyen Jean, piano; Fournet Jean, cond.; Concerts Lamoureux
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Jean Doyen (08.03.1907 - 21.04.1982), French pianist, teacher and composer. Admitted to the Paris Conservatoire at the age of nine. He was taught by Louis Diémer (1843-1919) and Marguerite Long (1874-1966). Received the Premier Prix for piano in 1922, debut in 1924 as soloist of Les Concerts Colonne.  Acquired the Prix Gabriel Fauré in 1937 and the Grand Prix du Disque in 1938. From 1941-1977 he was piano teacher at the Paris Conservatoire, succeeding Marguerite Long. He gained a great...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Doyen Jean, Fournet Jean, Franck, Fauré, Concerts Lamoureux
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Coates Eric, cond.; Philh. Promenade Orch.
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Eric Coates (1886-1957), English composer of light music and violist. 1  London suite (1933) 2  London again suite (1936) Eric Coates, conductor; Philharmonic Promenade Orchestra LP 25 cm: Parlophone PMD 1004 Recorded 1952 09 29-30
Topics: LP 25cm, Parlophone, Coates Eric, Philh. Promenade Orch.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Katchen Julius, pi.
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Julius Katchen (Long Branch, New Jersey, 15.08.1926 - Paris, 29.04.1969): American concert pianist. Child prodigy.  1936: debut with Mozart KV 466; in  1937: played the same concert conducted by Eugen Ormandy (Mozart, KV 466).  Taught by his mother's grandparents (Mr. and Mrs. Svet) until the age of 14. 1946: Graduated as a philosopher from Haverford College (Pennsylvania). Had also studied English literature.  1947: Settled in Paris. 1948: presented his country at the first UNESCO festival...
Topics: Katchen Julius, Decca, 1952, Chopin, LP 25cm, Piano
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Nederlands Kamerkoor; De Nobel Felix, cond.
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Felix de Nobel (1907-1981): Dutch pianist and choral conductor. His brother Johan was a cellist, uncle Otto was a composer and conductor.  He studied with Hendrik Andriessen and at the Amsterdam Conservatory.  The  Nederlands Kamerkoor  was established at the request of VARA broadcasting company by Felix de Nobel, who conducted the choir from 1937 to 1972. Well-known composers such as Francis Poulenc, Henk Badings, Hendrik Andriessen, Rudolf Escher and Frank Martin have written compositions...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Nederlands Kamerkoor, De Nobel Felix, Bach J.S., Ockeghem, Lotti, Di Lasso, Handl
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Pascal SQ
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Frenchman...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Pascal SQ, Haydn
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Brouwenstijn Gré, sop.; Van Otterloo Willem, cond.; Residentie Orkest
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Gré Brouwenstijn  (Den Helder, 26.08.1915 - Amsterdam, 14.12.1999): Dutch soprano. Trained at the Muzieklyceum in Amsterdam with Jaap Stroomenberg, Boris Pelsky and Ruth Horna. 1939: debut in "Die Zauberflöte".  A worldwide career followed after the war: she sang in the Wiener Staatsoper, Grand Opéra Paris, Covent Garden London, Glyndebourne Festival, Bayreuth, and also in America and South America. The role she is most associated with is that of Leonore ("Fidelio",...
Topics: LP 25cm, 1952, Brouwenstijn Gré, Otterloo Willem van, Philips, Weber, Beethoven, Residentie Orkest
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Alarie Pierrette, sop.; Bittner Albert, cond.
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Pierrette Alarie (Montreal, 09.11.1921 - Victoria, 10.07.2011): French-Canadian coloratura soprano. Student of Victor Issaurel. 1938: debut in the operetta The White Horse Inn (Robert Stolz). Studied at the Cursis Institute of Music in Philadelphia with Elisabeth Schumann. 1945-1948: Metropolitan. Debut at the Metropolitan as Oscar (Un ballo in maschera conducted by Bruno Walter) 1946: Married the French-Canadian tenor Léopold Simoneau (03.05.1916 - 24.08.2006). They went to France in 1949,...
Topics: Alarie Pierrette, Soprano, Telefunken, Mozart, LP 25cm, 1956, Bittner Albert
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Demessieux Jeanne, organ
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Jeanne Demessieux (13.02.1921 - 11.11.1968): French, organist, pianist, composer and teacher.  1928: start studies at Montpellier Conservatoire, obtained first prizes in solfège and piano. 1933: start studies at Conservatoire Paris. Studied piano with Simon Riera and Magda Tagliaferro; composition with Henri Büsser. 1933-1962: organist at Saint-Esprit, Paris 1936-1939 and 1941-1946: private lessons with Marcel Dupré 1946: debut as a concert organist 1947: first female organist to sign a...
Topics: LP 25cm, Decca, Bach J.S., Organ
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Neumark Ignaz, cond.; Hupperts Paul, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  The...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Strauss R., Liszt, Neumark Ignaz, Hupperts Paul
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Tebaldi Renata, sop.; Campora Giuseppe, ten.; Erede Alberto, cond.
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Giacomo Puccini - "Tosca": Querschnitt A1  Einleitung A2  Ah! Das Gelang Mir A3  Wie Sich Die Bilder Gleichen A4  Ausklang Und Arie Des Messner A5  Duett 1. Akt (Mario, Mario) A6  Von Unserem Häuschen Mit Mir Sollst Du Träumen B1  Nur Der Schönheit... B2  Einleitung 3. Akt B3  Und Es Blitzen Die Sterne B4  Finale 3. Akt Renata Tebaldi (1922-2004), sopran Giuseppe Campora (1923-2004), tenor Fernando Corena (1916-1984), bass Dario Caselli, bass-bariton Chor and...
Topics: Puccini, Tebaldi Renata, Campora Giuseppe, Erede Alberto, Decca, 1952, LP 25cm
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Margano Elisabeth, soprano; Van Wering Janny, fortepiano
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Elisabeth Margano , soprano, sings 9 songs by Mozart, accompanied by  Janny van Wering , Mozart piano, on a 25 cm LP by Philips from 1952. About the soprano Elisabeth Margano I can find no information on the internet. Apparently, this is the only LP she recorded.  Janny van Wering  (Oude Pekela, 30.07.1909 - Amsterdam, 01.03.2005) is much better known.  I copy here a piece from Wikipedia.nl: Janny van Wering was born in Oude Pekela as the daughter of general practitioner and later mayor...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Mozart, Margano Elisabeth, Van Wering Janny
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Mewton-Wood Noel, pi.; Walter Goehr, cond.; Radio Zürich Orch.
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Noel Mewton-Wood  (Melbourne, 20.11.1922 - London, 05.12.1953): Australian-born pianist and composer. Studied at Melbourne Conservatory and Royal Academy of Music, london. Took private lessons from Artur Schnabel. 1940: Debut in London. He committed suicide, blamed himself for the death of a close friend by not taking the symptoms of appendicitis seriously. Walter Goehr   (Berlin, 28.02.1903 - Sheffield, 04.12.1960): German conductor and composer, pupil of Arnold Schoenberg.  Conducted at...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Chopin, Mewton-Wood Noel, Goehr Walter, Radio Zürich Orch.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Paray Paul, cond.; Detroit S.O.
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Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Paray Paul, Detroit S.O., Schumann
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Goehr Walter, cond.; Ned. Ph.O.
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Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Tchaikovsky, Goehr Walter, Ned. Ph.O.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Leibowitz René, cond.
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Georges Bizet - "Les pêcheurs de perles" (1863) abridged David Josefowitz and his brother Samuel founded the  Concert Hall Society  mail order company in America and later the  Musical Masterpiece Society  in Europe, which was a great success in many countries. Read  here  an extensive story about the history of these record clubs, where subscribers could buy LPs at a reduced rate.  Musical Masterpiece Society also had an opera series: The  Opera Society . Depending on the...
Topics: LP 25cm, Opera Society, Bizet, Leibowitz René, Dobbs Mattiwilda, Seri Enzo, Borthayre Jean, Mans...
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Bianca Sondra, pi.; Goehr Walter, cond.
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Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Gershwin, Bianca Sondra
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Kee Piet, Christian Müller-organ St. Bavo Haarlem
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Piet Kee (Zaandam, 30.08.1927 - Haarlem, 25.05.2018): Dutch organist and composer. Studied with his father, organist Cor Kee, and at the Amsterdam Conservatory with Anthon van der Horst. 1952-1986: organist Grote of Sint Laurenskerk, Alkmaar 1956-1989: organist Grote of Sint-Bavokerk, Haarlem, and organist Haarlem Concertgebouw. 1954: principal study teacher in organ at the Amsterdams Muzieklyceum. Among his students are Jan Jongepier, Ewald Kooiman and Jos van der Kooy. The Christian Müller...
Topics: LP 25cm, Telefunken, Kee Piet, Organ, Walther J.G., Bach C.Ph.E., Krebs J.L., Bach J.S., Zipoli D.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Delorie Annie, alto; Meijer Cora Canne, msop.; Goehr Walter, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Walter...
Topics: MMS, LP 25cm, De Falla, Canne Meijer Cora, Goehr Walter, Delorie Anny
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Stam George, organ; Kralingsche Vrouwenkoor; Rotterdams Barok Ens.
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The proceeds of this 25 cm LP went to the Fonds Restauratie Grote of St. Laurenskerk Rotterdam . This church was severely damaged by the Nazi bombardment of Rotterdam on 14 May 1940. The restoration was completed in 1968. George Stam (02.07.1905 - 27.04.1995): Rotterdam organist, composer, publicist and teacher. He was taught by Cornelis Bute (Zutphen) and Cornelis de Wolff (Amsterdam), from whom he received lessons until 1933. At the Amsterdam conservatory, he also had lessons from Willem...
Topics: LP 25cm, Laurens organ, Stam George, Kralingsche Vrouwenkoor, Rotterdams Barok-ensemble
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Ansermet Ernest, cond.
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Ernest Ansermet (Vevey, 11.11.1883 - Geneva, 20.02.1969): Swiss conductor.  Became a mathematics teacher in Lausanne. Studied music in Lausanne, Paris and Geneva with Ernest Bloch and others.  1911: debut as conductor in Lausanne. 1912: conducted at the Casino of Montreux.  1915-1923: conducted Les Ballets Russes (Diaghilev).  Advocate of contemporary music: Satie, Ravel, Debussy, Stravinsky, Honegger. He was a friend of Stravinsky.  1918-1968: Conductor of the Orchestre de la Suisse...
Topics: Ravel, Ansermet Ernest, Decca, LP 25cm, 1953, OSR
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Dahinden Clemens, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Clemens...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Händel, Dahinden Clemens, Rybar Peter
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Goehr Walter, cond.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Walter...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Franck, Goehr Walter
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Campoli Alfredo, vi.; Beinum Eduard van, cond.; London Ph.O.
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Alfredo Campoli (Rome, 20.10.1906 - Princes Risborough, 27.03.1991): Italian violinist; mother had sung with Caruso and Scotti; father was an orchestra leader and gave Alfredo his first violin lessons. Known by his surname: Campoli. 1911: family emigrated to England 1916: first public concerts 1919: won the London Music Festival with Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto 1923: professional debut in Wigmore Hall Toured with soprano Nellie Melba and alto Clara Butt, among others. Also played popular...
Topics: Campoli, Van Beinum Eduard, Decca, LP 25cm, Mendelssohn, London Ph.O.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Hupperts Paul, Pelleg Frank, Dahinden Clemens
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Paul...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Schubert, Hupperts Paul, Pelleg Frank, Dahinden Clemens
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Blanchard Roger, cond.
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Guillaume de Machaut (c. 1300 - 1377): French composer and poet; canon of the chapters at Verdun, Arras and Reims. Most important composer of the Ars Nova. This is probably the first recording of the Messe de Nostre-Dame: Safford Cape is considered the first recording (1956), but this was recorded a year earlier. Guillaume de Machaut: Messe de Nostre-Dame (1363) 1  Kyrie 2  Gloria  3  Credo 4  Sanctus  5  Beneductus  6  Agnus Dei  7  Ite Missa est   Jean Archimbaud, sopraniste...
Topics: Machaut Guillaume de, Blanchard Roger, LP 25cm, Ducretet-Thomson, 1955
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Kee Piet, Christian Müller-organ St. Bavo
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Piet Kee  (Zaandam, 30.08.1927 - Haarlem, 25.05.2018): Dutch organist and composer. Studied with his father, organist Cor Kee, and at the Amsterdam Conservatory with Anthon van der Horst. 1952-1986: organist Grote of Sint Laurenskerk, Alkmaar 1956-1989: organist Grote of Sint-Bavokerk, Haarlem, and organist Haarlem Concertgebouw. 1954: principal study teacher in organ at the Amsterdams Muzieklyceum. Among his students are Jan Jongepier, Ewald Kooiman and Jos van der Kooy. The Christian Müller...
Topics: LP 25cm, HMV, Kee Piet, Organ, Bach J.S., Pachelbel, Ritter, Krebs
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Wilson Teddy, piano
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Teddy Wilson (24.11.1912 - 31.07.1986): American jazz pianist. Played with Louis Armstrong, Billie Holiday, Benny Goodman, Lena Horne, Ella Fitzgerald. Led his own groups and recording sessions in the period 1920s-1980s. Side 1: Just one of those things Just like a butterfly Runnin' wild I've got the world on a string Fine and dandy I don't stand a ghost of a chance Honeysuckle rose Side 2: Between the devil and the deep blue sea Bess you is my woman I can't give you anything but love After...
Topics: Wilson Teddy, Jazz, lP 25cm, Philips
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Casadesus Robert, piano
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Robert Casadesus (Paris, 07.04.1899 - Paris, 19.09.1972): French pianist and composer, studied at the Paris Conservatory with Louis Diémer and Lucien Capet.  Married in 1921 to pianist Gaby Casadesus, with whom he often performed and made many recordings. Their son Jean also became a pianist.  From 1922 onwards he befriended and worked regularly with Maurice Ravel, they also performed together in France, England and Spain. He recorded the complete piano music of Ravel. From 1935 Robert also...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Casadesus Robert, Piano, Beethoven
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Schmidt-Isserstedt Hans, cond.
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A beautiful cover, this "Medium Play" (= 25 cm, as opposed to Extended Play [EP, the extended 45 rpm record], and the 30 cm LP = Long Play). The term MP did not survive, by the way.  Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt (1900-1973), German conductor and composer. A short overview of his career as a conductor: 1928-1931: opera Rostock 1931-1933: opera Darmstadt 1935-1943: Staatsoper Hamburg 1944: Deutsche Oper, Berlin 1945-1971: N.D.R. Symphony Orchestra 1955-1964: Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra...
Topics: Dvořák, Schmidt-Isserstedt Hans, Decca, LP 25cm, 1953
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Hollweg Ilse, soprano; Pritchard John, cond.; Wiener S.O.
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Ilse Hollweg (Siegburg, 23.02.1922 - Solingen, 09.02.1990): German coloratura soprano, trained at the Musikhochschule in Cologne by Gertrude Förstel.  1943: debut in Saarbrücken 1946: first coloratura soprano opera Düsseldorf 1955-1970: Deutsche Oper am Rhein (Düsseldorf-Duisburg), also sang many guest roles. She had great success at the Glyndebourne Festival (1950, 1954), the Bayreuth Festival (since 1954) and the Salzburg Festival (1955). She also sang at the Scala (Milan) and the Royal...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Hollweg Ilse, Soprano, Pritchard John, Wiener S.O., Mozart
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Mewton-Wood Noel, pi.; Goehr Walter, cond.; MMS S.O.
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece. In Holland,...
Topics: LP 25cm, MMS, Tchaikovsky, Mewton-Wood Noel, Goehr Walter
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Simenauer Peter, clar.; Pascal SQ
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece.  Peter...
Topics: MMS, LP 25cm, Pascal SQ, Simenauer Peter, Mozart
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Haskil Clara, pi.; Paumgartner Bernhard, cond.; Wiener Ph.
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Clara Haskil  (1895 - 1960), Romanian pianist, born into a Sephardic Jewish family in Bucharest. She was a child prodigy who was admitted to the Conservatory at the age of 6. Her teacher was Richard Robert (who had taught Rudolf Serkin and Georg Szell, among others). In 1903 the family moved to Paris, where she was taught by Joseph Morpain (himself a pupil of Gabriel Fauré), from whom she claims to have learned a lot. At the Paris Conservatoire she was enrolled in the class of Albert Cortot...
Topics: LP 25cm, Haskil Clara, Paumgartner Bernhard, Philips, Mozart, Wiener Symph.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Vyvyan Jennifer, soprano; Maag peter, cond.; London Ph.O.
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Jennifer Vyvyan (Broadstairs, 13.03.1925 - London, 05.04.1974): English soprano with a great opera and concert/oratoria career 1941-1947: Royal Academy of Music, at first piano, then mezzo-soprano, and soprano with Roy Henderson, teacher. 1950: Studied with Fernando Carpi in Milan 1948: member of the English Opera Group (Benjamin Britten). 1953: sang Lady Rich in world premiere of Benjamin Britten's Gloriana  1954: sang The Governess in world premiere of Benjamin Britten's The turn of the...
Topics: LP 25cm, Decca, Mozart, Vyvyan Jennifer, Maag Peter, London Ph.O.
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Wild Earl, piano
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The  Musical Masterpiece Society  is the European branch of the American-based  Concert Hall Society . It was a mail order company where you could order records by subscription. The history of this label, affiliated with the American Concert Hall label founded by David and Sam Josefowitz, can be found  here .  The label was not allowed to use the word Masterworks, because Columbia already released a Masterworks Series. Therefore the word Masterworks was changed to Masterpiece. In Holland,...
Topics: LP 25cm, Wild Earl, Piano, Chopin, MMS
Satyr LP 25 cm (10 inch)
by Magyar Thomas, violin; Moralt Rudolf, cond.; Wiener S.O.
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Thomas Magyar (16.02.1913 - 20.08.2008): Hungarian violinist. Rudolf Moralt  (Munich, 26.02.1902 - Vienna, 16.12.1958): German conductor, particularly associated with Mozart and the German repertory. 1919-1923: répétiteur at the Munich State Opera under Bruno Walter and Hans Knappertsbusch 1923-1928: conductor at the opera house of Kaiserslautern 1932-1934: musical director at the opera house of Brno 1940-1958: chief conductor at the Wiener Staatsoper Aram Khachaturian: Violin concerto in d:...
Topics: LP 25cm, Philips, Khachaturian, Magyar Thomas, Moralt Rudolf, Wiener S.O.